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USB

Universal Serial Bus informatics An external bus with transfer rates up to 12 Mbps, which accommodates up to 127 peripherals, replacing serial and parallel ports. Cf Firewire.
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The adapter adds Bluetooth technology to existing USB printers, enabling them to connect to any device enabled with Bluetooth technology, the company says.
The new router also supports Apple's Bonjour automated networking technology, which allows Macs, PCs and other Bonjour compatible devices to find each other on a home network and share USB printers.
Just connect the data logger to a USB printer, press the print button and get an immediate report showing cook times, batch details and the actual, temperature profile as a graph.
The Wireless USB Print Server can transform any USB printer into a shared resource for all network users.
With no separate power cord or power supply required, it works for up to 10 users at a time, enabling them to access the Internet, play music over a stereo and share a USB printer. Using a feature called bridging, users can almost double the device's range or fill gaps in an existing network.
This USB printer will connect to most modern PCs and zip through black and white documents at up to 14 pages per minute and colour ones at up to 10 pages per minute.
The AirPort Extreme Base Station is 6.5in square and 1.3in tall, and features a built-in USB port, which allows users to print wirelessly to a USB printer or turn an external USB hard drive into a shared drive so they can share files or backup data from multiple computers on a network.
Users can make use of the print server feature to share a USB printer over their network.