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Thunderbolt 1 Flash Drive, Thunderbolt 2 with Enterprise SSD

Thunderbolt 1 Flash Drive PCWorld reported the demonstration of a Thunderbolt 1 Flash Drive at Computex 2013.  The drive is a prototype.  The prototype is 128GB in size, made by SanDisk, and is considered an SSD, and apparently operates at Thunderbolt 1 speeds.    The PCWorld article shows a picture of the drive (shown above), but does not show […]

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Conversation Central Season 3 Launches with Ridiculously Ubiquitous USB, A Romantic Blogger Comedy Movie

Everyone knows about USB Karen Bartleson, leader of the standards world, interviewed Jeff Ravencraft, leader of the USB world. They talked about USB.  Click on the picture below to go to Karen’s “Conversation Central” to see the The Ridiculously Ubiquitous USB” Jeff (left), Karen (right). Actually, Karen is the President of IEEE and Jeff is […]

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USB 3.0 in the Digital Home–Part 2

With TV’s as the primary display, people plug their SD cards and USB sticks/drivers directly into their TV so they can watch their content directly.  Every TV in China supports this today.  Possible due to the high availability of digital content (piracy).   Camera to TV or USB Flash Drive to TV As mentioned in […]

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Synopsys Japan IP R&D Design Team

If you follow Synopsys Mergers news we acquired a Japanese company. Here I am welcoming the team our Japan IP R&D Design Team to Mountain View today. Eric and Synopsys IP R&D Design Team Listen carefully to the video for clues on how this entry relates to USB 3.0 IP. We recorded the video on […]

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Duty Free USB 3.0 –at the Japan Airport, To USB or Not To USB, Analog Insights, MIPI OnTheGo

If you can buy something in the airport, it’s mainstream product, right?   This Duty Free USB 3 Hard Drive sells for 147,000 Yen at Narita Airport.     I like saying “Duty Free USB 3.” It rhymes. The 147,000 Yen price = 189 dollars.  A little pricey, maybe because every imported electronics device into Japan […]

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Fewer Words is Better – Blogging

Listening to the WebbAlert Video Podcast last week I learned that people that read less news papers, are actually reading less on the internet too. The following study estimates that readers only read 18-28% of the text on a webpage:  http://www.useit.com/alertbox/percent-text-read.html  A different study says that once committed, a reader will read an average of […]

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