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Archive for 2016
 

USB goes feral

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Posted in State of USB, Type C, Uncategorized, USB, USB 101, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, USB Humor, USB Only, USB Power, USB Power Delivery, USB-C

 

USB Compliance and Labor Day

The first Monday in the U.S. is Labor Day

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Posted in Uncategorized

 

Part 2: USB Type-C to replace the 3.5mm head phone jack

Last week I blogged about how USB Type-C would replace the 3.5mm audio jack in the future. I asked the readers to comment on what they thought about this. Below is one of the comments I didn’t approve

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Posted in IoT, iPad, Type C, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, USB 3.1, USB Certification, USB Power Delivery, USB Power, Mobile Phones, Tablets, USB-C

 

USB Type-C to replace the 3.5mm head phone jack & introducing USB-IF certified USB-C chargers

During IDF 2016 there was a lot of buzz around USB Type-C. Two of the hot topics were USB Type-C for audio and the announcement by the USB-IF to offer certification for Type-C chargers. Also, Synopsys demonstrated our USB-IF Certified 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gb/s) host and device solution. Below is a picture of a video shoot from the show, we will publish the videos we shot in a couple of weeks.

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Posted in Thunderbolt, Type C, USB 3.1, USB Authentication, USB Certification, USB Demonstration, USB Power Delivery

 

USB IP and PCIe IP at IDF 2016

Hi USB Fans (and PCIe fans)

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Posted in USB 3.1

 

USB IP and National Moth Week

USB IP and National Moth Week

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Posted in USB Authentication

 

See Demos on USB Type-C & USB 3.1 at Intel Developer Forum 2016

For over a decade, the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) has been Intel’s premier conference, helping to shape the direction of tomorrow’s technology. IDF brings together people from every part of the technology world to experience visionary keynotes, technology and industry insights, and technical sessions (including lectures, interactive panels, hands-on labs and Q&As). In addition, the Technology Showcase hosts exhibits and demonstrations from Intel and leading technology companies.

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Posted in Everyday USB, HAPS, Synopsys USB Demonstration, Type C, USB 3.1

 

USB 2.0 Type-C IP for IoT – Today

Today we announced our USB 2.0 Type-C for IoT Edge applications.

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Posted in IoT, Type C

 

Simplifying USB Software Development

Software developers constantly face the challenge of integrating more features into their designs, with fewer resources and shorter schedule for fast time-to-market products requiring USB interfaces. Developers programming in Linux have an additional challenge in that the Linux kernel mainline is officially released as a new version approximately every 2 to 3 months. Keeping up with the version changes and using them for a non-mainline kernel can waste weeks or months of development.

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Posted in USB

 

Independence with USB – Abroad and in the Wild

As we head toward America’s Independence Day (the original Brexit or Amerexit), I reflected how USB allows me to lighten my briefcase on business trips.

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Posted in Uncategorized