The USB 3.0 standard has been around for a fair number of years now, where it experienced a quantum leap when it came to data transfer speeds between USB devices compared to USB 2.0. Well, after some time, things do age and one ought to look forward into the future and roll out an update. What comes next after USB 3.0? USB 4.0? Apparently not, as we now have heard […]
The Leef Bridge is a USB flash drive with a twist - it lets you share files with compatible smartphones and tablets.
Thanko's USB Shoes Cooler might be a hot selling item this summer.
This USB-powered neck cooler can help you beat the summer heat, as long as you can withstand the stares you'll get.
We know when traveling, one of the hardest things to do is to keep your clothes wrinkle-free, especially if you’re the kind of person to pack everything they’re traveling with into a large duffle bag. Sure – you could use the iron supplied by your hotel room, but what if you’re nowhere near your room and notice your entire outfit is riddled with wrinkles and you’re two minutes away from […]
As I sit here at my desk, I see there are currently four empty bottles just sitting there, doing nothing to better themselves for the sake of our society. But if I had $25 to burn, I could magically turn these empty bottles into USB-powered LED lamps.Satechi has a new product called the Touch USB LED Lamp and what it does is basically what I described a moment ago. It […]
Intel has announced that they will be introducing an update to their USB 3.0 SuperSpeed interface, where this spanking new update will not only increase the total available throughput via the interface, but will also bump up the power output as well. In a nutshell, this would allow you to transfer data to your USB 3.0 devices at a faster rate in addition to having the potential of powering a […]
StarTech has just announced their portable USB flash duplicator, where this particular device is said to be able to duplicate up to a couple of USB 2.0 target volumes – all at once, of course, for a greater degree of efficiency. Of course, just because it can copy stuff over, that does not mean it is unable to do another important function, that is to erase a couple of flash […]
Don’t you just hate it when you’re out and you need to save a file but forgot your USB drive? While there are some out there diligent enough to keep a USB flash drive on their keychain, not everyone does so which makes this GIGS.2.GO concept so much more interesting. Designed by Kurt Rampton and the BOLTgroup, GIGS.2.GO is a credit card-sized set of USB drives whose casings are made […]
The future is definitely unchartered territory, and the USB Implementer’s Forum (USB-IF) has already adopted a new standard for USB Power Delivery that is capable of supporting the delivery of up to 100W over, of all things, a USB cable. Basically, to put it in a nutshell, you will be able to use the very same cable to juice up your power hungry notebook, now how about that? The folks […]
America’s most dysfunctional cartoon family, the Simpsons, is definitely one of my favorite cartoon series to date – and for good reason, of course. The offbeat humor, parody of certain real life characters and situations, and generally the script as well as storyline with characters who seem absolutely real and alive did it for me. I am quite sure the merchandise juggernaut for the Simpsons is a force not to […]
When it comes to USB flash drives, it’s one of those things that is hard to be picky about. After all it’s just a storage device that lets you store data in a small form factor, letting you bring it with you to work, to school and etc. However it seems that there might be some people in the world who believe that the USB flash drive could be a […]
I am quite sure that you would have collected your fair share of USB flash drives by now, attending many press conferences and roadshows where prospectus and flyers now come in the digital format instead of on some high quality paper. Well, designers Lee Seungmin and Jin Juhyun decided that this particular collection of USB flash drives could be put to better use – by coming up with the concept […]
Yes sir, the smallest USB adapters that we have seen thus far tend to belong to wireless mice, but here we are with something that works best on legacy notebooks – that is, notebooks without Wi-Fi connectivity, which is a rarity these days. Of course, if your current notebook runs on 802.11b/g, then you can also look into the TP-Link Wireless N Nano USB adapter as it offers 802.11n capability, […]