When I use USB devices it knows what type:

http://img2.freeimagehosting.net/ima...bc7fe0b33c.jpg

In that image when I put my Sony PSP's Memory stick in it actaully shows Sony! Except fro the fact that mine is a Pro Duo which is smaller...

How does it know? In my card reader in windows it shows the types but only in device manager, does linux make an icon based on what type of card my card reader says, is ubunu programed w/ a picture/icon for the MS?