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USB 4.0 – Coming Soon

USB 4.0 will be backward compatible supporting all speeds including USB 3.2 and 2.0 speeds.
Existing devices will be able to connect to new USB 4.0 devices using USB Type-C connectors.
So everything you have at home, should work. Especially if it has earned the USB logo

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Behind-the-Scenes of the Universe’s First USB 3.2 Demonstration

Synopsys shows the world’s first demonstration of real USB 3.2 traffic between a USB 3.2 Host (a PC) and a USB 3.2 Device (acting like a flash drive)

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An explanation of the USB Video Class (UVC)

Video Class, in this case, means moving video from a web camera or digital video camera to another device like a display, or PC, or game console.

UVC is built into Windows, Mac OX, Linux, FreeBSD, and the PS3.

Simply, UVC makes it easier by standardizing video drivers. So any Video Camera could use the standard UVC driver in those platforms. The Video Camera maker only needs to worry about the embedded firmware in the Video Camera itself.

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Posted in Digital Home, DVC, Featured