USB-C

USB-C is now present on most new computers, and many mobile devices If you are part of the rush to change your old Windows 7 computer for a shiny new Windows 10 machine, then you will probably be encountering USB-C on your new computer, and it might be for the first time. You might well …
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What does “USB” mean?

USB stands for “Universal Serial Bus” This is not to be confused with “USP”, which is a marketing term meaning “Unique Selling Proposition” and describes what might be a small, insignificant, difference between one product and a competing one. USB is a type of connection that was designed to be suitable for connecting all types …
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Buying a New Computer 2019 – 2 of 3

This is the second in a series of three blog posts on the subject of buying a new computer. If you would like to receive all of the information now and in one go, just drop me an email and I will send you a pdf file. Storage Solid state drives (that work more like …
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USB Matters

Years ago we used to have parallel ports, serial ports, scsi ports and goodness knows what else. Things are a lot cleaner and more straightforward now that most things connect to computers via a “USB port”. USB stands for “Universal Serial Bus“, strongly suggesting that this is a method for connecting all kinds of things …
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