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Cracking Open the Samsung Series 9: Texas Instruments TS3L500AE 16-bit to 8-bit SPDT Gigabit LAN switch (Markings: TK500AE)

Texas Instruments TS3L500AE (Markings: TK500AE) 16-bit to 8-bit SPDT Gigabit LAN switch with LED switch and enahnced ESD protection

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...