LaCie ( has announced the LaCie CooKey and LaCie
WhizKey, design by 5.5 Designers. The new USB flash keys are modeled
after the LaCie iamaKey.

Both are made with “sturdy” metal, making the surfaces tough and
dependable, according to Minh Le, marketing director for Lacie.
Additionally, the Gold SIP connector on the USB keys are both water-
and scratch- resistant, making them some of the thinnest and most
durable flash drive choices on the market, Le adds.

The LaCie CooKey and LaCie WhizKey offer more than a resilient
surface and up to 32GB of storage. What’s more, they integrate an
extra 4GB of online storage through Wuala (

Now LaCie offers up to 4GB for two years on all LaCie flash keys —
and 10GB of Wuala online storage for one year in combination with its
hard disk storage products. The LaCie CooKey and WhizKey will be
available in 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, and 32GB capacities through the LaCie
Online Store, LaCie Reseller+, and LaCie Corner, starting at the
suggested retail price of US$19.99.