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Introducing Plugable’s New 2.5G USB Ethernet Adapter

Today we’re launching our first next-generation 2.5 Gigabit networking device, the Plugable 2.5Gbps USB Ethernet Adapter (USBC-E2500). With USB-C and USB 3.0 (USB-A) connectivity included, you can quickly and affordably upgrade nearly any modern workstation or laptop with more than double the performance of a traditional Gigabit Ethernet connection. While most Ethernet adapters only support […]

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Docking Station vs Hub: Which is Right For You?

Powerful technology grows more portable by the year. Gone are the days of 12-pound laptop computers that could heat a small apartment in winter. Today’s devices are sleek, light, and streamlined–fantastic for life beyond the confines of an office, but keeping the form-factor that compact comes with some sacrifices. Reducing connections down to a few […]

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COVID-19 Plugable Update

To our customers, Thank you for your support during this time. Our thoughts go out to those who have been affected by the coronavirus outbreak.  Our US based support team has shifted to working from home to keep our employees healthy and able to support you. As some of you start to work from home […]

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Thunderbolt™ 3: the Fastest Connection in 2020

What is Thunderbolt™ 3?  Thunderbolt 3 is the latest version of the hardware interface that has been co-developed by Intel and Apple since early 2011. In its third iteration, which was launched in 2015, Thunderbolt adopted the USB-C connector. This replaced Mini DisplayPort (MDP), improving its interoperability and general compatibility. Thunderbolt was created to replace […]

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How to Record Your Screen in Mac

Learn how to record your screen on MacOS in this step-by-step tutorial. Screen captures are a quick and easy way to record your presentations, a new process, or even capture B-roll. No video editor software needed! “Hi, this is Bob from Plugable Technologies. What I’d like to do today is give a quick demonstration of […]

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Investigating issues with certain Intel graphics driver versions, Windows 10, and DisplayLink

Synopsis: Plugable has received recent reports of mouse or keyboard inputs being delayed (also described as ‘lagging’) or the entire image within a display momentarily freezing while using a DisplayLink-based product such as our UD-3900 docking station with a Windows 10 system. For the customers we have helped that reported this behavior, we have found […]

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