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Relationships Between USB Specs

Welcome to Factual Friday.

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Posted in IoT, IP, SuperSpeed USB, Type C, USB, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, USB 3.0, USB 3.1, USB Power, USB Power Delivery, USB-C


Synopsys wins Innovation Award for USB 3.0 IP

Synopsys won EDN’s Silicon Intellectual Property Innovation award for our USB 3.0 IP Solution.

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Posted in IP, USB 3.0, USB IP


Wireless USB Product Reviews, and Effective Throughput

The Price of CWUSB products. As I recall WiFi pairs when they were introduced were $500 or more at their introduction back in before 1999? And that was when $500 was worth something.  I adopted WiFi in 2003 when the pairs cost about $230.  As I recall this is around the time 802.11b was introduced at a price premium in the laptop chipset.  You still needed to buy a router for $120 in those days.  How fast did the throughput those systems run?  Did we need to cut cables in 2000? 2003? Can we live without WiFi today?

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Posted in Certified Wireless USB, IP, UWB