It’s nearly really hard to consider these times, what with modern day video game consoles packing terabytes of interior storage, but there was a time when the totality of your gaming vocation would be stored on an external memory card that held just a handful of megabytes of save info. Of class, prior to that you had to write down a sequence of random letters and quantities to decide up where you left off, but which is a story for another working day.
Although the memory card thought might be quaint to the modern gamer, its modular mother nature does present the hacker with some fascinating avenues to check out. For instance, acquire a seem at the pretty spectacular PicoMemcard challenge from [Daniele Giuliani]. Hardware sensible, it does not get a great deal easier than this. You just just take the PCB from a low-priced (or lifeless) PlayStation memory