iPhone 5 owners in Europe can use existing Micro-USB cables to power and sync their phones via the new adapter.
The Galaxy S5 and earlier Galaxy smartphones had replaceable batteries and storage expansion slots. But the new GS6 says goodbye to that flexibility in favor of a sleeker design.
The company is finally set to release an adapter that lets people use the common Micro-USB-based charger with its iPhones.
Sony has announced a new flash drive with a micro USB on one side and full-sized USB on the other for easy smartphone storage expansion and file transferral.
Sony has ditched the proprietary charging cable for its next model of PS Vita, heading to a standard micro-USB charger instead.
The next evolution in wireless networking holds promises of self-driving cars and movies that download in the blink of an eye. 5G is big at this year's Mobile World Congress, but don't expect it until 2020.
European standardization bodies CEN-CENELEC and ETSI agree to make micro-USB the standard interface port for smartphones in Europe.
The smaller 9-pin connector that will reportedly grace the new iPhone is about the same size as a Micro-USB plug, claims a French blogging site.
The iPhone micro-USB adaptor goes on sale next week alongside the new iPhone 4S -- and it has an adorable ickle face. Aww.
Traveling abroad? The Oneadaptr Twist works in 150 countries and includes four USB ports and a MagSafe-compatible connector.