and doesn't care too much about security. Me, I'm still using my original AirPort base station, because it's still faster than my 1.5Mbps DSL connection, and I don't copy files around my local house network too much. Also I trust my neighbors so WEP is enough for me.
I thought the postal service MADE money from junk mail?
I have a friend who manages fab production at Intel chip plants in Oregon, New Mexico, and elsewhere. He tells me the cost of a new chip plant is about a billion dollars.
It does have that port -- it's called FireWire. I have two drives strung off mine -- one 500 GB and one 1TB.
Licensing fees? Apple basically invented FireWire, so why would they have to license it?