Tag "Lightning"

Duo 2 – charge and listen to iPhone at the same time

March 21, 2018

Duo 2 from Vinpok has elegantly solved the Apple iPhone conundrum of charging and using headphones at the same time. Apple ripped out the 3.5mm

The Puzzle of the iPod Nano

December 26, 2016

I had not realized this, but it appears that the Lightning connector on recent Apple products is a point of weakness. Not its fault probably.

Can you use headphones for iPhone 7 on old iPhones?

October 3, 2016

With Apple shedding the headphone socket on the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, two things are surely going to happen. First, there are going

Magnetic phone cables could be a thing thanks to ASAP

June 6, 2016

Universal design is great in technology, because the idea that something should work one way and not break is always going to be a benefit to the consumer. While not all cables are made with this in mind, at least one more is being developed.

Lexar gets microSD cards into iPhones, iPads

April 18, 2016

Getting big movies and photos into an iPad isn’t always easy, but a new accessory makes it fast and simple.

Audeze taps Lightning in a smaller headphone

April 7, 2016

Magnet-based headphones tend to come with two downsides, with size and cost a big factor, but in the case of the new “Sine” cans, Audeze has done away with at least one of these.

Audeze pre-empts the iPhone 7 with a Lightning cable

March 10, 2016

Rumours abound for the next iPhone in September featuring no 3.5mm jack, and if that’s the case, some headphones are going to need different cables. Audeze is already there, and has an amp on-board.

Apple adds more “magic”, brings the “force” to the desktop

October 15, 2015

Keyboards and mice don’t get much more minimalist than the way Apple makes ‘em, and now there are three ways to express that sense of space, as Apple updates the keyboard, the mouse, and the desktop touchpad.

Lexar in with flash drives for iPhone, USB Type C

October 15, 2015

You probably know that you can’t plug in a standard USB drive into your phone, but the next types of USB drives should support your phones without issues.

SanDisk makes USB usable for iPhone and iPad

February 10, 2015

USB keys don't get love over in the world of Apple's iPhone and iPad, but that's about to change as SanDisk reveals a key that works with a computer and an Apple Lightning port.

Sony, Philips beat Beats to Lightning headphones

September 12, 2014

If there’s one company we expected to make Lightning headphones first, it was Apple, or at least the headphone brand it bought recently, Beats. But a couple of brands have beaten Beats to the punch.

Belkin makes Lightning cables pretty

June 12, 2014

Apple’s Lightning cables are just one of those things iPhone owners, and iPad owners, and iPod Touch owners need, but they’re not particularly pretty, but Belkin wants to change that.

Nomad makes phone charging convenient and in the palm of your hand

February 3, 2014

We’ve all been in a situation where our phones have started to run out of charge, and we start to panic, but wouldn’t it be great if you always had a phone charger where ever you went, like on your keys?

IK makes a mobile mic for mobile music makers

January 24, 2014

You can do lots of neat things with a phone and tablet. You can surf the web. You can work on documents. You can even make music, and that last one is getting a boost with a new mobile microphone coming shortly.

Philips embraces the iPhone-iPad thing with a multi-dock

November 25, 2013

If you have both an iPhone and an iPad, you’re probably not alone, and if you’ve been searching for a way to charge both simultaneously, you’re also probably not alone, which is why Philips has been working on a solution.

Belkin comes up with lightning fast Lightning iPad dock

October 3, 2013

If you're feeling a little let down by iOS 7 in the battery life department, a new product for a touch over fifty might be just what the iPad ordered.

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