- News tagged "usb"
Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014
The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has announced that it has finalized its redesign of the USB - and this time it can be plugged in both ways.
Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014
SanDisk has just introduced the new Cruzer U USB flash drive for students. Available in bright, bold colors, the drives also features SanDisk' SecureAccess utility for added security.
Friday, 1 Aug 2014
Security researchers Karsten Nohl and Jakob Lell plan to demonstrate a collection of proof-of-concept software to show how the security of USB devices are "fundamentally broken".
Friday, 4 Apr 2014
The USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) has released pictures of the new USB 3.1 cable that features Type-C connectors. The new connector is reversible, much like Apple’s orientation-agnostic Lightning cable.
Thursday, 5 Dec 2013
A new USB Type-C connector will be added to the existing USB 3.1 spec, and the design is expected to finalize by the middle of 2014. A key feature is that it's now reversible.
Friday, 2 Aug 2013
The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has announced the completion of the USB 3.1 specification. In January this year, they made known the enhancement to existing USB 3.0 technology that will effectively double its data transfer rate to 10Gbps.
Monday, 13 May 2013
ASUS has just announced that the Xonar U7 USB sound card and headphone amplifier will be available in Singapore at the end of May.
Monday, 7 Jan 2013
The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has announced the enhancement to existing SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) technology that will effectively double its data transfer rate to 10Gbps this year. This will be achieved by using enhanced, fully backward compatible USB connectors and cables.
Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012
The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has released new USB Power Delivery specifications, which will enable USB ports to deliver up to 100W of power. This development may potentially eliminate the need for proprietary power adapters to charge laptops and power connected electronics devices.
Friday, 12 Aug 2011
The USB 3.0 Promoter Group is working on a new specification that will have USB 2.0 and 3.0 connections delivering up to 100 watts of power.