To USB or Not to USB

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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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Posted in iPad, Type C, USB Power, USB Power Delivery, USB Power, Mobile Phones, Tablets, USB-C |

 

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 |

 

$800M says Thunderbolt stays Closed

I’m constantly asked: “Will Thunderbolt replace USB 3.0?”

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Posted in iPad, iPhone, PC Chipset, Smartphone, Tablets, Thunderbolt, USB 3.0 |

 

Kindle Fire Tablet, Kindles and iPads on Planes, 40+ Real ASIC Design Wins

 

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Posted in eBook, iPad, iPad Apps, Kindle, Smartphone, Tablets, USB 3.0 Adoption |

 

Kindle Fire Tablet, Kindles and iPads on Planes, 40+ Real ASIC Design Wins

 

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Posted in eBook, iPad, iPad Apps, Kindle, Smartphone, Tablets, USB 3.0 Adoption |

 

Digital Downloads, Donuts (Free Donuts) or “How the Kindle made me fat(ter)”

Occasionally, we have donuts in the office.  They magically appear.

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Posted in eBook, iPad, Kindle |

 

iPad, iPod Frustrations and the Digital IP Life

As I visit Amazon EVERY day for a few minutes, I look for books.  Digital Books.  Which means that more of the money I make goes to Digital IP.

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Posted in eBook, iPad, iPod, USB 3.0 |

 

Microsoft Store, Windows 7 Phone & Tablet PC Reviews

So that I don’t have to re-name this blog “To Apple or Not to Apple.” Here’s my really surprisingly, super positive experience at the Microsoft Store in the Mall of America.  

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Posted in iPad, Tablets, Windows Phone |

 

iPad 2–My Review

After about 4 weeks with the iPad 2, I’m really surprised at what I’m using it for.

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Posted in iPad, iPad Apps, iPad Gaming |

 

Apple’s USB 3.0 DisplayPort Patent, Radiation, Cell Phones, and Bananas

Patently Apple reports today that Apple has applied for a patent on a combined USB 3.0 and DisplayPort connector.

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Posted in DisplayPort, iPad, iPhone, USB 3.0 |