Web giant aims to deliver data transfer speeds that are roughly 1,000 times faster than the average US Internet connection.
An increase in proposed speed for USB brings its throughput closer to that of Thunderbolt, though perhaps not for long.
Well-known cable and tech firms announce the formation of a coalition to expand access to Wi-Fi networks.
Huawei has promised a sizable amount of funding for the next generation of mobile network technology, but just what that involves remains unclear.
The upcoming USB cable design is reversible, has no right-side-up or upside-down problems, and will click when you plug it in. Expect the new design on the market as soon as this year.
The new Tile-IQ effort is designed to use the company's aggressively multicore processors to try to unburden x86 servers bogged down by networking chores.
Samsung claims new 5G tests have hit dizzying speeds of 1Gbps, and could be ready for you to use by 2020.
Intel's Thunderbolt cable is doubling speed to 20Gbps with Falcon Ridge -- and it can handle 4K video at the same time.
The Seagate subsidiary moves its 2big and 5big storage systems to the faster Thunderbolt 2 data-transfer technology -- but adds USB 3 support, too. The new 8big rack-mount system is for those who need even more speed and capacity.
Windows computer maker Acer decides USB 3.0 is a better deal than Intel's high-speed communications technology. And despite notable newer fans, including Dell, HP, and Asus, Thunderbolt remains scarce.