In a perfect world Satechi’s new USB Type-C Power Meter wouldn’t be necessary…

… but we don’t live in a perfect world. Over the past few years we’ve seen a growing number of laptops, smartphones, and other devices ship with USB Type-C connectors. The new standard brings a lot of advantages including reversible cables and fast charging support. But there’s also some risk: using a USB-C cable that’s non-compliant […]

Satechi Type-C hub adds ports to MacBook, Chromebook Pixel

Laptop makers are starting to equip their computers with USB Type-C ports and some of those models support USB 3.1 or Thunderbolt 3 technology. That means you can not only plug in storage devices and other peripherals, but power cables, external displays, and other hardware. Sounds good, right? But some of the first notebooks with […]

Satechi Smart TV Box features Android 4.2, XBMC

Gadget maker Satechi is now offering a Smart TV box designed to let you run Android apps on a TV, stream video from online media sites such as Netflix and YouTube, and use the XBMC media player to manage your media. It’s called the Satechi Smart TV box, and it’s available from Amazon for $110. […]