To USB or Not to USB

Archive for 2016

 

Surviving without USB

This blog has little to do USB, but it’s the holiday season so maybe we all needed a break from high tech.

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How long will we be living USB Type-C dongle hell? Not Long I think

 

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Posted in DisplayPort, FPGA-Based Prototyping, HAPS, IP Accelerated, IP Prototyping Kits, Type C, USB 3.1, USB Certification, USB-C, USB-IF | Comments Off on How long will we be living USB Type-C dongle hell? Not Long I think

 

USB Security – Charge Safely with USB Protection, or Kill a Car

Charge with Protection

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USB and Health and Diagnostics and Thanksgiving

Transitioning from Autonomous Automobiles = Increased Happiness, we move to USB = better health.

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USB, Autonomous Cars and Happiness

USB, Autonomous Cars and Happiness

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Simplest, Smartest and Lowest Cost USB Type-C

We have been seeing a lot of interest in all things USB Type-C from basic USB 2.0 Type-C support all the way to the higher end USB Type-C Alt Mode with DisplayPort. Actually, the latter is getting the most focus as it’s far more complex than traditional standalone USB operation and it’s a highly desirable use mode. Many of the questions are asking for our recommendation as to how to handle the high power, high voltage power delivery and Type-C Port Controller hardware. This is a complex HW partitioning, SW partitioning and system architecture question.

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IoT Water Kettle vs non-USB (or USB) Hot Water Kettle

IoT getting into Hot Water – Or Not

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State of USB Fall 2016 – More Type-C and More Safety

Lots of great new stuff being built. All with USB and USB Type-C.

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USB Killer

USB Killer

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Bye bye and good riddance to 130 year old technology, the 3.5mm jack, long live the king – USB Type-C

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