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How to Check Your USB Devices for Unsafe Firmware

How to Check Your USB Devices for Unsafe Firmware

Your USB peripherals may be making your PC vulnerable to hackers. The data security firm Eclypsium reports that the majority of Windows and Linux-based peripherals use “unsigned” firmware that leaves
How to Check Your USB Devices for Unsafe Firmware

How to Check Your USB Devices for Unsafe Firmware

Your USB peripherals may be making your PC vulnerable to hackers. The data security firm Eclypsium reports that the majority of Windows and Linux-based peripherals use “unsigned” firmware that leaves
EU Officially Votes to Create a Standard Charging Adapter for Phones Despite Apple's Protests

EU Officially Votes to Create a Standard Charging Adapter for Phones Despite Apple's Protests

After a debate that had raged on for more than 10 years, the European Parliament has finally voted in a landslide 582-40 decision to create a standard charging solution for all phones and other small
Satechi USB-C Slim Multi-Port Adapter released with gigabit ethernet port

Satechi USB-C Slim Multi-Port Adapter released with gigabit ethernet port

Today the folks at Satechi revealed and released their latest USB-C hub, a device with seven individual ports for connectivity expansion. In the mix are 2x USB-A 3.0 Ports, one USB-C PD (charging),
Satechi USB-C Slim Multi-Port Adapter released with gigabit ethernet port

Satechi USB-C Slim Multi-Port Adapter released with gigabit ethernet port

Today the folks at Satechi revealed and released their latest USB-C hub, a device with seven individual ports for connectivity expansion. In the mix are 2x USB-A 3.0 Ports, one USB-C PD (charging),

EU lawmakers take fresh aim at Apple’s Lightning connector with latest e-waste push

The European parliament has voted overwhelmingly for tougher action to reduce e-waste, calling for the Commission to come up with beefed up rules by July 2020. Specifically, the parliament wants the

Tesla Sees Delays; Apple, McDonald's Close Stores: Virus Impact

Tesla Inc. is expecting a production delay in China; McDonald’s Corp. and Starbucks Corp. closed thousands of stores combined in the country The post Tesla Sees Delays; Apple, McDonald's Close Stores:

Why the iConnectAudio4+ is the best audio interface for iPad and Mac

The iConnectAudio4+ isn’t a new product. It’s been around for a few years. And this isn’t really a review. This article will be more of a PSA, telling you about a unique input device can change how
This Cheap Adapter Makes Every USB-Powered Gadget Wifi Controlled

This Cheap Adapter Makes Every USB-Powered Gadget Wifi Controlled

If you’re all in on the idea of making your home smart and automated, a company called Sonoff has created a simple adapter that will add wifi connectivity to any USB-powered device allowing it to be

MIDI 2.0 overhauls the music interface for the first time in 35 years

About 35 years after the MIDI 1.0 Detailed Specification was established, instrument manufacturers voted unanimously on January 18th to adopt the new MIDI 2.0 spec. So what's changing for audio
The best Android power user features you may have forgotten about

The best Android power user features you may have forgotten about

Android has been around for well over a decade at this point, with update after update including countless new features. Some of those features are unknown to most people, either because they're
Apple fights EU call for common smartphone charger, claiming consumer harm

Apple fights EU call for common smartphone charger, claiming consumer harm

Having sold millions of Lightning devices despite European efforts to embrace USB connectors, Apple claims a change will hurt its consumers and innovation.
Why Your Next iPhone Might Not Have a Lightning Port

Why Your Next iPhone Might Not Have a Lightning Port

There are many things that separate Apple’s products from its competitors. One of the most iconic is the Lightning port, Apple’s proprietary charging and connection cable that most of its products
Apple should replace the iPhone’s Lightning port, not remove it

Apple should replace the iPhone’s Lightning port, not remove it

European regulators are hoping to force Apple to adopt USB-C for iPhones, but the company might drop its data and power port for wireless alternatives.

This Banking Behemoth's Earnings Stumble Is Good News for Dividend Investors

For long-term dividend investors, a dip in a quality stock often spells opportunity.

3 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Likely to Add to in 2020

Sometimes Buffett's favorite buys are companies he already owns a stake in.

US Bancorp (USB) Q4 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

USB earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2019.

Handy adaptor charges iPhone, camera gear on power tool battery

There is an entire tech economy around battery life. There are the batteries themselves, chargers both corded and wireless and emergency sources of power that plug into gadgets about to die. Finally,
Supreme Court chief John Roberts reminds USB that no bank is too big to fail

Supreme Court chief John Roberts reminds USB that no bank is too big to fail

A pension plan's fund managers breached their duty to beneficiaries and is now arguing they have no right to sue.

Pro audio giant Solid State Logic makes a play for bedroom producers

Solid State Logic is a big name in the pro audio space, but it's entering a new category by serving a very different customer: the bedroom producer with a tight budget. Its first dedicated audio