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Networked Media Storage Device with Bluetooth Enablement

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000033491D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-13
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Dec-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

In cases where people have many removable storage devices (i.e. CD's, hard drives, floppy disks, etc), it becomes a chore to keep track of what files are on what volumes and where they are located. A need exists for a storage device that automatically locates the desired volume. This invention described a device that can hold multiple volumes of infromation from a media, such as CDROM, DVD, memory keys, etc. The device resembles a CD tray, but communicates with the system through wireless connectivity. All files and media can be easily recovered, using this device