The Phidgets Sensor Cable 350 is used for the analog input on the Phidget Interface Kit 8/8/8.
USB type-B connectors are the big ugly square ones. Easy to find cables for, but they sure ain't very pretty. So they still have value. Get them here at Solarbotics!
Behold, the Hydra! It doesn't have seven heads as you might expect, nor is it even a dragon, but it is a great way to get 5V to your project via 3 separate power connections broken out from a USB-A male connector.
These consist of a bright LED and flexible twisted lead wires that have a 2 slot female connector on the end (which can be removed).