iPhone 5 owners in Europe can use existing Micro-USB cables to power and sync their phones via the new adapter.
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.
CNET editor Dong Ngo picks a handful of networking and storage products of 2014 he finds most interesting.
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.
Cell phones are moving to standardize on Micro-USB, but it would be nice if more devices, including MP3 players, digital cameras, camcorders, and game consoles made the shift.
As a major hostage operation plays out in the centre of Sydney, Uber briefly reached record surge pricing for rides in the CBD, before changing tack and offering free rides for passengers trying to leave the city.