New USB Plug to Be Smaller and Reversible


For the first time in the history of USB, a new USB plug will change course and will be designed differently than past iterations, getting rid of the infamous “duck bill” look in favor of a smaller and reversible plug that will make it easier to connect devices. The new plug is called Type-C, and it’s […]

Kingston Announces “World’s Largest-Capacity” 1TB USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Kingston DataTraveler HyperX Predator 3.0

Today at CES Kingston unveiled what it claims is the “world’s largest-capacity” USB 3.0 flash drive that comes with up to 1TB of storage space. The new flash drive, called the Kingston DataTraveler HyperX Predator 3.0, comes in capacities of either 512GB or 1TB. The 512GB model is currently available, and Kingston expects to ship […]

Morning Wrapup: Eee Pad Transformer, Dragon Dictate 2.0 and USB 3.0 News


This morning in Notebooks we have news about the U.S. release date of the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, a review of Dragon Dictate 2.0 for Mac, a timeline for when you might see USB 3.0 in more notebooks and a review of the Scosche MotorMouth II Bluetooth speaker phone and streaming device. If you have been waiting for a notebook with […]

Seagate GoFlex Slim Announced, Win a GoFlex Slim of Your Own [Contest]

Seagate GoFlex Slim

Seagate has just announced the Seagate GoFlex Slim, a 320GB USB 3.0 hard drive that is as slim as a pencil and includes a blazing fast 7200RPM hard drive in an incredibly portable package. The Seagate GoFlex Slim has a USB 3.0 connection and is backwards compatible with USB 2.0. The GoFlex slim wraps a […]

USB 3.0 Getting Closer


It looks like we’re about to hear more about the promise of USB 3.0 as the USB Implementers Forum, a non-profit organized by the companies behind the standard, are getting ready to reveal the final set of specs tomorrow. USB 3.0 is the first upgrade of USB connectivity in eight years and it promises to […]