What is USB-C? USB Legacy Applications For Type-C

What is USB-C? USB-C™ is the newest USB connector on the block, it’s also called USB Type-C™. No matter how you refer to it, Type-C is widely becoming the new go to USB interface. Technically it’s just another USB connector but it has opened doors in laptop,...

Windows 10 IrDA update for April 2016

Windows 10 now has working IrDA – Sorta Our Supplier provided us with an updated driver last week, and we’ve been testing it here as best we could (we only have a few IrDA products to test with). Long story short, the driver they have given us is identical...

Windows 10 and Infrared (IrDA)

Shortly before the release of Windows 10 we downloaded the evaluation pre-release edition and tested many of our products against it. One of the products found to work perfectly fine was the IRJOY USB to Infrared adapter. However, after Windows 10 was released to the...

Windows 10 Support

At this time the following products GearMo have been tested and found to be working under Windows 10: All GearMo brand Serial to USB adapters All GearMo brand TTL to USB adapters All USB extension cables All USB Hubs All Charging Hubs   The following products...

Things to know about Lightning Cables

About Lightning Cables When the iPhones and iPods (versions 5 and up from 2012) were introduced, so was the term and technology for the “Lightning cable”, an 8-Pin connector with a shield which could act as a 9th Pin. The “Lightning Cable” technology implied that the...

Serial Driver Support for Customers

Serial Adapter Driver Support In this blog post we are targeting those who use serial devices because these are the devices that we will generally receive the most calls for and require a driver if it does not include a plug-and-play adapter. Technical support for the...

Accommodating USB Small Office Demands

Mobile Charging – Ethernet media – Serial Connections Small Office Demands with High-end Solutions Small office and not many options to run needed peripherals such as printers, external hard drives, web cams, or even a card reader? Have you thought about...

The Gaming Hubs – USB Hubs That is

The Gaming Hubs, USB Hubs That is! Gamers despite the computers that they use can’t always get away from limitations in system or peripheral interfaces. Gaming mice or keyboards and steering wheels eventually take up space limiting all available USB port connections,...

USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 Cable Differences

Noticing a Difference with USB Cables Have you noticed a difference in USB Cables? The technological developments with USB 3.0 cables have challenged peripheral users on both sides of the coin. On one side, USB 3.0 cables have been engineered to transmit data at...

Types of USB to Serial Converters

Are you getting the most from new technology when the old is being used?   In this blog post we’re talking about USB to Serial Converters because of a change in old and new technology and its use. Newer technology demands that COM port connections change in a way...

Telecommunication and RS-232 Serial Communication

Telecommunication and RS-232 Serial Communication Growth A bit of history… Going on a time trip in electronic communication today, back to when telecommunications really hadn’t begun as of yet and the serial devices we know today did not exist. The DB-9 pin...