Elgato announces at CES 2012 the first Thunderbolt drive, the Elgato Thunderbolt SSD, which draws power from a Thunderbolt port to power itself.
LaCie releases first external hard drive with bus-powered eSATA connection.
A new external 500GB hard drive from OWC.
Intel-based Macs and FireWire interference (#3): More on not using two bus-powered devices simultaneously
Intel-based Macs and FireWire interference (#2): Do not connect multiple bus powered devices
Meridian Audio, known for its ultra-high-end components dips its toe into the affordable market with the Explorer USB digital-to-analog converter.
The DS1 offers a convenient way to attach numerous desktop peripherals to your Mac through one Thunderbolt connection.
CNET editor Dong Ngo goes over the basics of digital storage devices for home users.
USB devices should connect and be automatically detected, but if not, then the system may report an enumeration error.
Buffalo's external storage devices now all support the high-speed USB 3.0 connection.