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Thunderbolt 4 products fix a big USB-C problem – Source CNET Computer News

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Thunderbolt ports on PCs powered by Intel’s new Tiger Lake processor will make it easier to plug in multiple USB-C peripherals.

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Thunderbolt, the chief competitor to USB-C, is being used to fix one of the standard’s biggest problems: the absence of hubs and docks.

Before the end of the year, Other World Computing will begin shipping its $150 OWC Thunderbolt Hub, the company said on Wednesday. The products, which take advantage of the new Thunderbolt 4 standard, will turn one port on a laptop into three ports in either the Thunderbolt or USB-C standard. Because of…

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