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Google cautions against supporting proprietary fast charging in Android USB-C devices

Google cautions against supporting proprietary fast charging in Android USB-C devices

Google has formally changed its recommendation for Android 7.0 Nougat with regard to proprietary fast-charging solutions. Moving forward, the company strongly advises against support for charging methods that modify the Vbus voltage, which is exactly what solutions like Qualcomm's Quick Charge 3.0 do.
Your next Android smartphone may not have a headphone port either

Your next Android smartphone may not have a headphone port either

Like it or not, the writing may be on the wall for the 3.5mm headphone port. The USB Implementers Forum has just published its Audio Device Class 3.0 specification, giving device makers the standard they need to deliver an audio signal through a USB-C port.
GoPower has a 15,000mAh power bank for your MacBook

GoPower has a 15,000mAh power bank for your MacBook

The GoPower USB-C Portable Battery is a power bank designed to charge your iOS mobile devices, and your MacBook.
HP Elite x2 1012 G1 (with Travel keyboard) review

HP Elite x2 review: A Surface device for business elites

The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is a great device, but what if working professionals require something more from their convertible? That's where the HP Elite x2 comes in with its range of business-oriented and security features. In a word, this is a 2-in-1 hybrid designed expressly for serious professionals.
Apple launches USB-C charge cable replacement program

Apple launches USB-C charge cable replacement program

If you bought the Apple MacBook between April and June, you may have a faulty USB-C charge cable. Here's how to identify an affected cable and get it replaced for free.
This is probably why the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book don’t have a USB Type-C port

This is probably why the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book don’t have a USB Type-C port

Versus the newly announced Dell XPS devices that come with Thunderbolt 3 support, on paper, Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book suddenly don't seem that ultimate anymore. Is their lack of Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.1 Gen 2, and USB-C a mistake? Here are my thoughts and some speculation.
Battery packs and connectors for USB-C MacBooks needs a crowd funding boost

Battery packs and connectors for USB-C MacBooks needs a crowd funding boost

HYPER seeks campaign backers for their latest MacBook power connector with USB-C compatibility.
Moshi releases their first USB-C accessory: a USB-C to USB Adapter

Moshi releases their first USB-C accessory: a USB-C to USB Adapter

The mobile lifestyle accessory company jumps into the USB-C fray.
The new Thunderbolt 3 will be the USB-C that does it all

The new Thunderbolt 3 will be the USB-C that does it all

Intel just announced the new Thunderbolt 3 standard that uses the USB-C port and it will be compatible with other protocols such as USB, DisplayPort and PCI Express.
Never run out of USB-C ports with the InfiniteUSB-C!

Never run out of USB-C ports with the InfiniteUSB-C!

InfiniteUSB-C is the answer to the USB-C port limitation of the new MacBook. Read on to find out more about this new adapter