The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has completed its specification for USB 3.1, paving the way for the faster format.
Amazon plans to push the update to compatible Kindles in the coming weeks, but you don't have to wait.
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 Elgato Thunderbolt Drive+ is by far the fastest portable drive to date and, for power users, totally worth the investment.
If you find it at a discount, the Anker 24W USB charger is an excellent option for powering multiple smartphones or tablets while on the road.
A major revamp of the ports and cables of the ubiquitous connection technology will make USB connectors reversible, slimmer, and better at transmitting data and power.
The demure Charger Dr. may be small, but the tiny gadget is built to push all the power your laptop can muster to phones and tablets.
If you can get past its $25 price tag, Andru perfectly combines form and function in the ideal phone charger for an Android lover.
VMware Workstation 3.0 is not for the casual user, but power and professional users who want to put more than one OS on a single system to emulate complex networks should consider it over Virtual PC.
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The Buffalo DriveStation DDR is by far the fastest single-volume external drive on the market and makes USB 3.0 a true alternative storage connection to Thunderbolt.