Neowin News Feed for: Usb-if Neowin News Feed for: Usb-if en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 USB Type-C chargers will soon be able to provide 240W of power <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The USB Implementers Forum has announced a new revision of its Power Delivery and Type-C specifications, indicating that devices will soon be able to charge at up to 240W using the connector. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Wed, 26 May 2021 14:28:45 +0000 USB 4 specification has been published with double the bandwidth of USB 3.2 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The USB Implementers Forum has announced that the latest USB specification, version 4.0, has been officially published and is available to download. It features transfer rates up to 40Gbps. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Tue, 03 Sep 2019 16:16:02 +0000 USB-IF launches Type-C Authentication Program to help protect devices <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As promised a couple of years ago, the USB Implementers Forum has launched an authentication program for USB Type-C devices, which should provide a layer of security when plugging them in. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Wed, 02 Jan 2019 19:04:01 +0000 Microsoft and Apple worked together on a standard for braille displays <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Today, the USB Implementers Forum announced a new HID standard for braille displays, something that was worked on in collaboration between Microsoft, Apple, and other tech companies. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Thu, 31 May 2018 16:32:01 +0000 A new standard will allow your USB-C devices to connect to HDMI <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>During IFA 2016 in Berlin the HDMI Licensing organization announced HDMI Alternate Mode with which manufacturers will be able to create a single cable that can connect a USB Type-C port to an HDTV. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Anastasios-Antonios Toulkeridis) Thu, 01 Sep 2016 22:12:01 +0000 USB-IF aims to create a standard for detecting dangerous USB-C cables <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>More and more people are beginning to realize that buying a USB-C cable without doing research is like playing the lottery. USB-IF is going to have a fix for that, which will affect future cables. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Tue, 12 Apr 2016 23:14:01 +0000 New USB 3.0 power delivery specification announced <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1351454308258172574s.jpg" alt="" /></div>The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has announced that it is creating a brand new power delivery specification, which they feel will help to “extend the capabilities and usages” of cable bus power. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Byron Hinson) Tue, 16 Aug 2011 16:27:38 +0000 Intel and the USB-IF comment on their vision of unwired USB <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Backed by IT industry giants that include Intel, and surrounded by several competitor solutions, all of whom harbor ambitions to become an industry standard, Certified Wireless USB will make its market debut later this year.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 14 Apr 2006 09:14:39 +0000