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What are the differences between i.LINK®, IEEE1394, and Apple® FireWire® serial bus?

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These terms are all synonyms for the same type of connection. The term i.LINK is used by Sony to describe an IEEE1394 connection. Apple FireWire serial bus is the term used by Apple Computer, Inc. to describe an IEEE1394 connection.