Short for Universal Serial Bus, an interface protocol to connect computer devices. There are two versions, USB 1.0 (or 1.1) transmitting about 12 Mbps (megabits per second), and USB 2.0 transmitting up to 480 Mbps.
“Even a small record company doesn’t get an artist by listening to tapes. And a major record company certainly doesn’t. You need to have your manager or agent set up an appointment. If they can get ten minutes with an A&R person, you’ve got as good a shot as there is.”- The Residents