DiskOnKey - USB Flash DriveTechnology/Engineering
Dov Moran (For the patent, Amir Ban and Oron Ogdan are registered together with him as authors)
M-Systems (was sold to SanDisk)
This tiny mobile device, based on flash memory and a USB interface for transferring data from or to the computer, was invented and developed in Israel. It enables people to keep data in their “watch pocket”, easily back data up and transfer data directly between two people or two computers. The invention is considered one of the 100 top gadgets of all time. Billions of units have been produced to date, and the product is used by most of the world’s population.