Difference Between USB vs Ethernet

USB and Ethernet are both connectivity technologies that are heavily used in modern day computers; almost all computers include at least one of each port within its design. USB and Ethernet are physical connectors that can connect multiple computers or devices and utilize a specific protocol to govern how messages are sent and re...

How Do DC Resistance Measurements Work with the Advanced Cable Tester v2?

Question from the Customer:

I am using the Advanced Cable Tester v2 to evaluate USB-C to USB-C cables. Could you describe the theory of DC resistance measurement with the Advanced Cable Tester v2?  I also have questions about some of my test results.

Test Results 1:

This set of results shows failure on the GND Cable, GND Cable wi...

Microprocessor vs. CPU – What is the Difference?

Modern-day computers have become so complex that it numbs the mind of a regular person. We hear people talk about “Moore’s Law,” which suggests that the number of transistors on an integrated circuit doubles every two years, essentially doubling computer speed and its capabilities. Growth like this is simply unimaginable, y...