Saturday, April 20

The Vergecast USB-C Holiday Spec-tacular

Delighted vacations! Here is The Vergecast‘s present to you: over 90 minutes of audio material devoted to USB-C.

Every holiday, we think of what customer innovation requirement has actually affected our gizmos throughout the year– and without a doubt, 2023’s preferred requirement needs to be USB-C. We saw the iPhone 15 lastly switch to the Type C port, a peek of 240W USB-C PD battery chargers, dongles that can alleviate mosquito bites, and entire lot of high-powered GaN battery chargers. The adoption has been sluggish because its intro in 2013, we’re practically at a point where we just require one cable television to charge all our gizmos (2024 resolution?). That’s what this year’s Vergecast Vacation Spec-tacular is everything about.

The Verge’s Nilay Patel, David Pierce, and Alex Cranz begin the last program of 2023 with some chat about the state of USB-C: the ups and downs of charging devices, the universality of one cable television, and what the future appear like for gizmos with ports.

After that, the team completes in a couple of rounds of USB-C Price is Righta video game we made up to demonstrate how complicated USB-C and its specifications can be. Nilay, David, and Alex each play for a Vergecast listener to win an amazing Brink boodle basket from our merch shop.

David and Nilay end the vacation program with Noah Dentzel, the CEO and co-founder of Nomad Goods, to speak about how USB-C on the iPhone has actually altered his service, the obstacles of structure cable televisions, and what tech devices he’s most delighted about in 2024.

Thank you a lot to everybody who listened to the program this year, we actually value it. Have a delighted, safe, and fast-charging vacation. We’ll see you in 2024!

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