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9
Oct
2017

Our Top 5 Bespoke USB Sticks of 2017 (so far…)

Creating intricate, bespoke USB sticks from your designs is one of our favourite jobs here at USB Flash Drive. We’ve brought to life some creative custom designs in the past; from a coffee cup to a life-size inhaler and even a Simon Cowell replica! We’ve already had some amazing bespoke requests in 2017 and we’ve been over the moon […]

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16
May
2017

Fast, small, secure and in your pocket!

How was the NHS hit by a Cyber Attack? Last week the NHS was crippled when it experienced its biggest ever cyber attack. The attack caused chaos after hackers demanding a ransom breached the health services archaic computer system. Hospitals up and down the country were forced to cancel appointments and operations as experts from […]

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9
Jan
2017

The Incredible Evolution of Computer Memory

Earliest Memory – from the very beginning There are very few products that have advanced at the rate of computer memory. In just two decades, from the 1930’s to the 1950’s, we saw the invention of pivotal products in the development of computer memory as we know it today. The Magnetic Drum, The Williams Tube, […]

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21
Dec
2016

Why does giving away free promotional gifts work?

    There’s been a lot of articles written on the benefits of giving away promotional products such as pens, bags or custom memory sticks. With a quick search, you’ll be able to find pages upon pages of statistics that prove the effectiveness of a free gift in terms of increasing likeability, brand awareness and […]

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11
Nov
2016

Our top 5 favourite branded flash drives

Flash drives and usb sticks are such cool and versatile products to promote your company or to use as giveaways. I can’t live without mine because I am constantly on the go! Today I want to run through my Top 5 favourite flashdrives. Let’s kick it off with my all time favourite.. Bespoke PVC Rubber […]

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27
Jul
2016

USB 3.0 Super Speed Memory Sticks

In November of 2008 it was announced that a new Super Speed version of the Universal Serial Bus (USB) protocol had been developed. A year later and the first Super Speed USB 3.0 Memory Stick was available to consumers. Since then, this newer and faster USB protocol has been widely adopted by most computer manufacturers, […]

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14
Apr
2016

A Really Cool D&T Project For Your Students – Make A Bespoke USB Memory Stick

A step-by-step school project idea: How to make personalised memory sticks This is a really cool little design and make project that teachers (and even parents) can do with their students / children. Your class can make your very own personalised USB stick out of wood, plastic or even card – cool eh! To make this […]

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10
Feb
2016

3 of our most loved Flash Drives

Popular Flash Drives loved by our customers In true Valentines Day spirit, we have dedicated this week’s blog to the top 3 Flash Drives loved by our customers. First up has got to be the Jar USB Drive. This enchanting model is one that is a popular choice for wedding favours and photography portfolios. The cork […]

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9
Feb
2016

Cosmonauts throw commemorative USB Flash Drive into space

  This Victory Day celebration is out of this world! Two Russian cosmonauts have recently completed a unique spacewalk where their mission was to bring in samples from outside of the International Space Station – and to jettison a ceremonial Flash Drive into space. The remarkable event occurred on Wednesday 3rd February 2016 where Sergey Volkov […]

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18
Aug
2015

The School’s Guide to Buying Personalised USB Flash Drives

  A quick and easy to follow buyers guide for Teachers & Bursars who are looking to purchase USB Memory sticks If you are one of many Teachers who purchase bulk USB memory sticks for your students, you will want to find a model that is safe to use (robust – with no loose parts) […]

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