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What is USB or the Universal Serial Bus?

  Everyone has connected at least once two devices through the USB interface. Whether we talk about flash memory sticks or other peripherals such as printer, many devices use the standard connector USB.

What does USB means?

USB is an acronym for the Universal Serial Bus that defines the cables, the connectors and the protocols used in the communication between devices. It was designed in 1996 by a group of seven companies including Microsoft, Compaq, IMB, Intel, DEC, NEC and Nortel. Their aim was to standardize the connectivity between peripheral devices such as printer, mice, keyboards and computers.

These companies have searched to replace the multitude of connectors, to eliminate the problems that interfaces at that time had and to simplify the software configuration of all devices tha...

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