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USB Drives for Smartphones and Tablets

These days people are using their smartphones and tablets to download and store data just as much as they do on their regular computers. Having USB drives that are mobile-friendly is essential to protecting your data. Smartphones and tablets can break, or get lost or stolen. Making a habit of backing up your mobile data […]

USB Type-C Connector Poised to Rival Apple’s Lightning

The battle for mobile connector of the future is heating up, and it’s being driven by mobile devices. Back in 2012, Apple retired their proprietary 30-pin connector and phased in a smaller, slimmer connector called Lightning. The connector made its debut with the iPhone 5 and is now standard on all Apple devices including iPhones, […]

ADATA Introduces USB OTG MicroReader

While many of today’s Android-powered smartphones feature things like high-resolution screens, impressive cameras, and quad-core processors, many of them fall short when it comes to storage. Yes, even top of the line smartphones from Samsung, Motorola, HTC, and others will come with a paltry 4GB, 8GB, or 16GB of internal memory. For a power user, […]

CES 2015: Samsung 850 EVO and 850 PRO SSDs

The falling cost and increasing reliability of solid-state drives (SSDs) has resulted in them becoming more and more commonplace. At the forefront of these new storage devices is Samsung, which is blazing forward with their new 850 EVO and 850 PRO line of disk drives. We stopped by Samsung’s booth at CES 2015 to learn […]

CES 2015: Kanex Introduces Thunderbolt 2.0 Express Dock

The battle for faster speeds is heating up in the Thunderbolt vs. USB war! While we were at CES 2015, we stopped by our friends at Kanex to check out their latest accessories. They gave us a preview of the new Thunderbolt 2.0 Express Dock, which is available for both Mac and PC users. The […]