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Stick

A slang term for a point on a security market. For example, if a share price drops five points over the trading day, it may be said to decline five stick.
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Those results are fair enough as cheap NAND in USB sticks isn't optimised for writes.
Called theSecure Enterprise Desktop(SED) and packaged as an extension of IBM's Smart Business Desktop Cloud service, the system bears a superficial resemblance to other examples of virtualised USB stick technology that have appeared from SanDisk/Check Pointand IronKey/Imation.
Since this occurred, the security of all USB sticks used by staff has significantly increased.
Flash drive USB sticks hidden deep within curio-type figurines and unusual product miniatures are capturing the imagination of global corporations who are turning to a Chinese manufacturer to produce these functional keepsakes.
Customers can create their own wireless hotspot at home, at work, at college, in fact anywhere with this versatile combination of the USB stick and adaptor," said Ahmed Al Janahi, Batelco Group general manager media relations.
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Prosecutor Meiron Davies said a second memory stick had been recovered at Taylor's home, which contained a pornographic video clip identical to that found on the USB stick at the school.
The folks over at Engadget were able to boot Chromium OS -- the open source version of what will become Chrome OS -- off of a USB stick on a Dell Vostro A90 netbook.
In the latest incident, Lothian and Borders Police revealed this week that an unencrypted USB stick containing vehicle registrations and other information has gonemissing.
WLAN USB Stick N by AVM is the perfect complement to the new FRITZ
No bigger than a credit card (although a little bit thicker), the USB connection drive has 20GB of storage, meaning it has the physical size to be preferable to the external hard drives, while also having the technical depth to give it more longevity than the USB stick.
Our exclusive free USB stick takes you behind the scenes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, at cinemas from Friday.