Ultra 7-Port Buddy Hub - The Blister Pack
by Erik Eckel
The Ultra 7-Port Buddy Hub makes quick work of adding additional USB port capacity and also enables the sharing of USB-connected peripherals between two PCs. Take a peek inside the device.
Editor's Note: Several weeks after this gallery published, the manufacturer forwarded a newer Buddy Hub model that features USB 2.0 support. Subsequently, we've added several slides to the end of this gallery.
Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president of Eckel Media Corp., a communications company specializing in public relations and technical authoring projects.