Intel demos 80Gbps Thunderbolt, matching USB4 2.0 performance
Apple starts selling three-meter-long Thunderbolt 4 cables for $159
Intel executive accidentally reveals that Thunderbolt 5 will achieve 80 Gbps thanks to new PAM-3 encoding
Apple says ARM Macs will support Thunderbolt well into the future
Thunderbolt 4 is official, will debut in PCs with Intel Tiger Lake CPUs later this year
New Thunderbolt flaw lets hackers bypass security features in five minutes
Charging a MacBook on the wrong side can lead to noisy fans and lower performance
Opinion: Tech standards still making slow but steady progress with USB 4 and WebAuthn
Best of IFA 2018: What's Next on TVs, Laptops, and More
Once again, the tech industry descended on Berlin with an overwhelming number of gadgets. As hundreds of exhibitors were spread across thousands of square feet of space, finding the show's highlight products wasn't easy. But we spent days trawling through IFA to discover the best it had to offer.
External GPU Testing: GTX 1080 in a Box + Core i7-8550U Ultraportable
Last year, we briefly looked at external GPUs when we reviewed the Aorus GTX 1070 Gaming Box attached to a Kaby Lake-powered ultraportable. Now that Intel's 8th gen CPUs are widely available in a range of ultrabooks, with significant performance gains in hand, it's the perfect time to revisit eGPUs and determine whether the hard CPU bottleneck still exists in most games.
Intel is making Thunderbolt 3 royalty-free for chip makers and device manufacturers
PCILeech attack can bypass Mac encryption passcode in seconds, vulnerability fixed in macOS 10.2.2
Sonnet Fusion Thunderbolt 3: The fastest external storage device we've ever tested
Sonnet is aiming at professionals who need first-class performance in an external drive. The Fusion PCIe Flash Drive takes advantage of Thunderbolt 3, as well as Samsung's excellent SM951 M.2 SSD. The result is a compact external drive capable of transfer speeds up to 2100 MB/s.