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1 mile wireless connection from EchoTech

Need some extra juice for that wireless connection? Well, EchoTech Wireless has a solution for you. The Extreme Long Range Notebook Kit can expand your wireless connection up to 1 mile. The kit comes with a PCMCIA card, 500mW amplifier and USB power cable and you’ll start seeing wireless connections you’ve never seen before. The transceiver operates on all 2.4GHz Wi-Fi systems and supports both 802.11g and 802.11b networks. MAC and PC compatible. Pricing starts at $269US and is available directly from EchoTech. Continue Reading

Free USB flash drive from Microsoft

Microsoft is promoting their Windows Licensing tools via USB flash drive. Fill out a simple form to receive your free flash drive. The drive will arrive full of valuable information about licensing including, FAQs, product information, a license brief, transfer of license information and additional resources. Click image to begin the request/form. It’s only while supplies last. Well, they didn’t issue a flash drive despite their promotion, this is what we received instead: Continue Reading

USB air purifier does just what it claims

This mini USB Piezo-ionizer might be the ticket for that hypochondriac relative of yours. Using the USB port the Ionizer goes to work cleaning up to 30ish square feet of space. Using Anion Technology to purify the air it can reduce static from computers and auto’s, clean passive smoke or de-odorize that bad stink from the garbage can. The purifier also comes with a car kit which includes a sturdy metal bend-cable to keep it away from the stick shift. It uses the cigarette adaptor for power so bring your lighter. Continue Reading

Wet and wild USB flash drive from Integral Memory

Integral Memory is now selling their water tight Splash USB drive, a smart choice for kids transfering files from home to school. It’s water resistent (not water proof) and comes in a variety of cool colors. Capacties range from 128MB to 2GB and each unit ships with security encryption software and zip compression software to make the most of your space. The Splash has a rubber sided case which Integral also claims to help make the drive shock resistent. Continue Reading

Wireless USB has official specification

Installed on more than 500 million PCs worldwide, the Universal Serial Bus supplies easy connectivity for everything from printers to MP3 players. Now the USB Implementers’ Forum has set the stage for wireless USB.

Last May, the group published the Wireless USB Specification, a document describing how devices could harness the Wireless USB protocol. Everyone from Intel Corp. to start-ups like Alereon Inc. of Austin, Texas, are preparing interoperable Wireless USB components. Expect products carrying the “Certified Wireless USB” logo by this fall, said Jeff Ravencraft, chairman of the USB Implementers Forum.

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Trust triangular 4 port USB hub

Trust Technology introduced a self standing USB hub. Triangular in shape, it makes for an easy access device for plug-n-play action with your peripherals. This 4 port USB hub has over current protection and is power by the USB port, but also has an external power adaptor for strenuous loads. High Speed 2.0 technology, backward compatible, sexy alloy case and small foot print makes for a nice office addition; however, Trust has not committed to a relase date as of this post.

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Biometric USB log-in device with saftey net

Integrated Biometrics has a new biometric log-in device via USB connection, the IBIdentifi. This is a turn-key, enterprise level fingerprint logon product with advanced features for the highest level security applications. With unsurpassed biometric performance as the result of imaging technology (650dpi resolution) and algorithm speed to provide the most accurate performance. Software is rich with features, such as adjustable access security levels by user account, encryption of all communication, extends active directory domains, entry of username and password is not necessary and best of all – an alarm can be sounded by using a different finger to other stations or personnel for notification of log-in under duress. Continue Reading

New 1-MHz USB DAQ for OEM and Embedded Applications

Press Release CLEVELAND, OH, February 1, 2006 – IOtech has just introduced the new 1-MHz/16-bit DaqBoard/3000USB(TM) Series of data acquisition boards which are ideal for OEM and embedded applications. These are the first USB-based versions of the popular, industry leading DaqBoard data acquisition boards. The new DaqBoard/3000USB Series is also the industry’s first 1-MHz/16-bit USB-based DAQ to break the $800 price barrier. Each board in the series provides true multifunction performance with analog inputs, waveform capable analog outputs, 24 high-speed digital I/O, four counter inputs (quadrature encoder capable), and two timer outputs. Continue Reading

WD Passport earns “Ten Coolest Products” award

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LAKE FOREST, Calif., Feb. 6 — Western Digital Corp. (NYSE:WDC) today announced that its WD Passport(TM) Portable USB Drives are now available with 120 GB capacity. WD Passport Portable USB Drives were recently named one of the “Ten Coolest Products” by USA Today Now: Personal Technology magazine (Nov. 2005). With no need for a separate power supply (for most systems), WD Passport Portable USB Drives are easy to use anywhere — simply plug in and store.

Designed with sleek rounded corners and a textured, non-slip rugged protective case, WD Passport Portable USB Drives are outfitted with high-performance, low power-consuming, cool and quiet-running WD Scorpio(TM) 2.5-inch EIDE hard drives, as well as Data Lifeguard(TM) protection, to provide maximum safeguard from data loss. The ease-of-use and elegant design of WD Passport Portable USB Drives have garnered numerous accolades from media worldwide including: “Best Product” from ComputerBild magazine Germany; “One of the ten coolest gadgets” according to Cosmopolitan magazine Spain; and “Best Buy” from Computershopper in the UK.

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Win flash memory or upgrades from Crucial Technology

With computers, handhelds, PDAs and peripherals getting smaller and the file sizes they produce getting bigger, Crucial Memory is promoting their high quality, low priced flash memory and USB thumb drives through a click to win promotion. Here at GetUSBinfo, we’ve used the Crucial website and order processing several times for quick, reliable service. Crucial also provides a very user friendly and intuitive memory questionnaire to insure each visitor gets the exact memory they need for which ever device they are upgrading. We give them an A+. Good luck with the contest.

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