Cables

10.25.15
US worries Russia would cut undersea data cables in a conflict
10.25.15

US worries Russia would cut undersea data cables in a conflict

Russia is positioning subs and ships near undersea internet cables, and that's making US officials nervous.

By J. Fingas,   10.25.15
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06.19.15
WikiLeaks follows up its Sony post with Saudi cables
06.19.15

WikiLeaks follows up its Sony post with Saudi cables

Now that WikiLeaks is back to sharing secrets, it's released another cache of information. This du...

By R. Lawler,   06.19.15
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06.05.15
The one-cable future of gadgets: simpler, but still confusing
06.05.15

The one-cable future of gadgets: simpler, but still confusing

For such a quiet tech show, this week's Computex in Taiwan may have been a watershed moment that w...

By M. Smith,   06.05.15
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08.21.14
Samsung USB cable lets you charge three mobile devices at once
08.21.14

Samsung USB cable lets you charge three mobile devices at once

If you've owned a handful of portable gadgets in recent years, you've probably managed to build up...

By Z. Honig,   08.21.14
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06.25.14
Belkin's MIXIT Lightning to USB cables: A better Lightning cable?
06.25.14

Belkin's MIXIT Lightning to USB cables: A better Lightning cable?

You might think that there's not much you can do to improve on the standard old Lightning to USB ca...

By S. Sande,   06.25.14
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04.28.14
Raindrops on roses, Lightning adapters, and whiskers on kittens
04.28.14

Raindrops on roses, Lightning adapters, and whiskers on kittens

I own roughly a billion-and-one old-style iPhone and iPod cables, most of them not strictly "Made...

By E. Sadun,   04.28.14
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12.04.13
Next-gen USB connector will be smaller and reversible
12.04.13

Next-gen USB connector will be smaller and reversible

In order to squeeze the ultra-fast 10Gbps USB 3.1 standard into the next gen of slim devices, the...

By S. Dent,   12.04.13
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05.13.13
ChargeCard now shipping with micro-USB connector, we go hands-on
05.13.13

ChargeCard now shipping with micro-USB connector, we go hands-on

Sure, we own dozens of micro-USB cables, but we don't always have one with us when we need to char...

By Z. Honig,   05.13.13
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02.06.13
This is the Modem World: Please fix two things
02.06.13

This is the Modem World: Please fix two things

Each week Joshua Fruhlinger contributes This is the Modem World, a column dedicated to exploring th...

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