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stands for Universal Serial Bus. USB is a wired connection between two electronic divices. It is also means of connecting a device to a computer so they can communicate and exchange information or data. Presently there are four types of USB connector and they are Type A, Type B, mini-A, mini-B.

USB Bean Shooter

02/03/2012, We have seen our fair share of desktop toys that come in the form of USB-powered missile launchers, where foam missiles are sent in the direction of your annoying colleagues. Trust the Japanese to come up with something ever zanier – this unique...

Datamation Power Pad 16 will charge up to 16 iPads at once

01/26/2012, Let’s face it, there are households out there who support Apple’s products completely. This might mean that their computers could be iMacs or MacBooks, their choice of media player could be the iPod touch, their choice of smartphone would be the...

Transcend launches Jetflash 780 USB 3.0 flash drives

01/26/2012, As the USB 3.0 standard is starting to make its way into our desktop and notebooks, we guess the emergence of more USB 3.0 compatible flash drives is expected. Looking to add to that list of USB 3.0 capable flash drives would be Transcend with their new...

Paraben Porn Detection Stick gets an update

01/25/2012, Online porn has been hailed by some to be one of the main catalysts for pushing new technologies on the Internet such as better security and online payment/subscription models, but it is something that most users tend to hide carefully. The Porn detection...

Dexim pimps up your USB cable

01/24/2012, If you want to make sure that your desktop computer is pimped out to the maximum (never mind that it cannot churn out high FPS figures, as long as it looks good on the outside without much inner substance, you are good to go), then you might want to hear...

Thunderbolt heads to Ultrabooks, MacBook Air takes USB 3.0 route

01/20/2012, Now this is a rather interesting turn of events – Apple’s Thunderbolt interface technology that was announced in February last year is said to be heading towards Ultrabooks from Acer, Asus and Lenovo. Yes sir, the Thunderbolt interface lives...

WiFi cufflinks lets you create wireless hotspots

01/19/2012, So you’re a fan of technology and what not, so what sort of cufflinks do you think could best convey that to other people around you? Well, we’ve seen some pretty techy cufflinks before, but we have to say that these pair of WiFi cufflinks certainly...

pureSilicon introduces new Kage USB and SATA SSDs

01/18/2012, Users looking for some high performance drives might want to check out pureSilicon’s latest offerings in SSDs. Their new drives are part of their Kage 1 Series and will be available in the form of a USB 3.0 SSD or a SATA SSD which are apparently...

Matias One keyboard lets you swap between iPhone and your computer

01/16/2012, We know that there are some of you guys out there who constantly send text messages on your phone while using the computer, but what if you had to constantly swap between the iPhone and your computer, wouldn’t the constant switching between keyboards be...

Mimomicro expands the Mimobot line further

01/13/2012, [CES 2012] What is extremely small, cute as a button, and carries plenty of data? Most of us would remember the Mimobot USB flash drive range from Mimoco that takes advantage of the intellectual property of movie franchises like Star Wars, packaging USB...

Kanex Sydnee charges up to 4 USB devices simultaneously

01/12/2012, [CES 2012] There is one advantage about having a device that boasts of USB connectivity – it is full well capable of juicing up just about anywhere, as long as there is a USB power source that can come in the form of a portable battery, wall adapter...

Verbatim Store ‘n’ Go Micro USB Drive Plus

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Verbatim takes the rugged route this time around with the Store ‘n’ Go Micro USB Drive Plus that would certainly place safety above all else as you concentrate on making sure you have copied the correct files for your big presentation. It...

Victorinox Swiss Army knife has a 1TB thumb drive

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Victorinox is known for stuffing thumb drives into Swiss Army knives, and its latest creation is probably the epitome of such devices. Demonstrating it at CES 2012, Victorinox’s latest Swiss Army knife features a massive 1TB thumb drive...