USB-C's new audio spec could get rid of your headphone jack
The USB group has posted a standard for sound over its latest connector.
Blue's new microphone is a compact option for recording on the go
The Raspberry offers studio-quality audio in a recording accessory you can easily store in your backpack.
Get ready for simple USB-C to HDMI cables
HDMI Alt Mode lets devices connect directly without dongles or adapters.
Finding compatible USB-C accessories is a crapshoot
Choose wisely (or consider holding off).
Certified USB chargers mean a future where cables 'just work'
The USB-IF is taking steps to guarantee USB-C chargers are up to spec.
Apogee's new MiC 96k works with Windows for USB recording
The $199 USB microphone works with Macs too, and it's cheaper than the iOS model.
Pioneer's new turntable digitizes your vinyl collection for $350
The PLX-500 is set to ship in September.
USB-C and Lightning headphones aren't great news for everyone
Motorola's move away from traditional headphone jacks seems premature.
ICYMI: AI in a USB stick, electric bike wheel and more
Now any tech device with a USB port could recognize faces and language.