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iPhone's biggest security threat could be USB connections

Apple's iPhone may be most vulnerable to malware when connected to a computer, according to IDG News Service.

Spotlight: Lexar JumpDrive M10 Secure USB 3.0 flash drive

The Lexar JumpDrive M10 is a USB 3.0 flash drive that incorporates a built-in capacity meter to show the amount of storage capacity that is consumed. We received a review unit of the JumpDrive M10, and found the always-on e-ink display to be easy to read.

Spotlight: SimpleScan DP Mobile Scanner

The SimpleScan DP is a mobile scanner with duplex scanning capabilities. 

USB-IF developing new wireless USB spec that promises multi-gigabit speed

The organization that maintains USB specifications has started work on a next-gen specification to support wireless transmissions in the gigabits per second range, using a range of frequencies. 

Thunderbolt drive shipments up, but still nowhere near USB levels

The shipment of Thunderbolt-equipped hardware has increased by 300 percent over the past year, according to IDC.

10Gbps USB 3.1 specification finalized

The new USB 3.1 specification has been approved, and is now available for download by developers from the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF).

Dell 'Ophelia' USB-sized computer could debut soon

It appears that Dell's "Project Ophelia" is currently shipping to beta testers, and the company is preparing for the final product to ship in the coming months, according to a report on  TechCrunch.

Spotlight: HyperDrive iUSBportCAMERA

The HyperDrive iUSBportCAMERA is specially designed to offer remote control and viewing to top DSLR cameras from Canon and Nikon. 

Spotlight: ThinkPad USB 3.0 Dock

The ThinkPad USB 3.0 Dock is a port replicator that works through a single USB 3.0 cable to greatly expand the capabilities of an Ultrabook or laptop. 

Spotlight: StarTech encrypted HDD enclosure

The StarTech Encrypted hard disk enclosure is a USB 3.0 device that works with a standard 2.5-inch hard disk drive.