Customers Reporting Corrosion Issues With Apple’s Lightning Cables

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It has been discovered by Jason D. O’Grady of ZDNET that the Lightning cable is prone to corrosion. O’Grady discovered several forum reports of the issue happening to multiple Lightning cable owners. Some of those owners were able to exchange their cables for new ones, while  others were denied an exchange because the representative suspected water damage was the [...]

Grab Your Apple Certified Replacement Lightning Cable [Deals]

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An Apple-Approved Lightning cable at an amazing price! Cables wear out, get lost, and you never know when you’ll need another, so grab one of these to keep in the car, at the office, or tightly wound in its packaging until you call it up from the reserves. It’s MFi-Certified so you know the quality [...]

Short A Lightning Connector? Check Out This 10Ft Long One [Deals]

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If there is one thing any recent Apple iOS device owner has in common, it is likely that lack of enough Lightning USB cables. Prior to the iPhone 5 I had a ton of 30-pin USB cables, 5 to be exact, that I collected over the years. With the release of the iPhone 5 however, and [...]

iOS 7 Prevents Non-Certified Lightning Cables From Charging Your Device, But Here’s A Workaround

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It was discovered when Apple was beta testing iOS 7 that non-certified Lightning cables would trigger a warning stating that the cable you were using was not an official accessory. Specifically you would be returned with the following message ““This cable or accessory is not certified and may not work reliably with this iPhone.” With [...]

Apple’s Lightning Connector Has Been Successfully Cracked By A 3rd Party Vendor

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When Apple released the new Lightning connector for its line of iOS devices it became more strict with it’s Made For iDevice (MFI) program. It implemented various security measures to make it hard for 3rd party accessory vendors to create non-certified accessories. Then with the release of iOS 7 beta it was discovered that if a non-certified [...]

Bose Announces New SoundDock Series III With Lightning Connector Support

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The new Lightning connector found in Apple’s latest devices means that accessory makers must now manufacture products with Lightning support. We have been seeing a lot of new cables, chargers and audio docks lately, that come with support for the Lightning connector. Now there’s another new audio dock designed for Apple’s new devices manufactured by [...]

Philips Announces New Speaker Docks With Support For Lightning Connector

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Earlier this week, Philips announced 4 new speaker docks with support for Apple’s new Lightning connector. Philips isn’t the first to come out with Lightning compatible speaker docks. JBL introduced certain docks last month, which support all of the new Apple products with Lightning connector. Apple’s new devices such as the iPhone 5, iPad Mini, iPad [...]

Griffin Announces New Charge/Sync Cables With Lightning Connector, Available Next Week

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Early last week Griffin announced an updated version of their PowerJolt SE Car charger with Lightning connector. Now they’ve announced a bunch of charging/sync cables for the latest Apple devices with Lightning connectors. These new Lightning cables from Griffin are compatible with the new iPhone 5, iPad 4th generation, iPad Mini, iPod Touch 5th generation and [...]

Griffin Releases Brand New Lightning Car Charger For New Apple Products Like The iPhone 5

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Griffin has finally released an update for their popular PowerJolt SE car charger to make it compatible with Apple’s new Lightning standard. This means you can finally charge new Apple devices like the iPhone 5 in your car, with an accessory specifically made for the Lightning adapter. The PowerJolt SE with Lightning Connector features a [...]

JBL Releases New Audio Docks Compatible With Apple’s Lightning Connector

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Just like that, JBL becomes the first company to launch audio docking stations that are compatible with Apple’s new Lightning connector. Apple ditched the older 30-pin connector and replaced it with the new 8-pin Lightning connector seen in iPhone 5, iPad Mini, iPad 4th generation, iPod Touch 5th generation and the iPod nano 7th generation.   JBL [...]