Greg Koenig over at iPodlounge disects the iPod mini to reveal a 4GB Hitachi Microdrive. He had no luck trying to mount it on his Lexar FireWire CF Card Reader and Canon Digital Rebel, hopefully soon someone will figure out how to do this so we can have 4GB CF cards for our digital cameras. One reader claims it will read in his Sandisk USB reader.
His initial purpose of the task was to see how difficult it would be to remove the casing and possibly offer a service where you can have yyour case re-anodized in the colour of your choosing (I guess Apples Gold, Blue, Pink and Green don’t cut it for Greg).
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