How to Keep iPhone Cables from Breaking

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Ever come across a broken iPhone charging cable? You’re certainly not alone, but we have a few tips that will help you avoid a broken iPhone Lightning cable in the future. We’ve all experienced a broken charging cable. They get worn out after a while and the cable starts tear open at the base of […]

Lightning Cable Problems Persist Due to Corrosion

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Apple’s Lightning connector is finally starting to fully replace its 30-pin predecessor, with only a couple of products that Apple sells still sporting the legacy connector, but a lot of users have reported that they’re experiencing corrosion problems with their USB Lightning cables, rendering them defective over time. ZDNet editor Jason O’Grady has been having the worst […]

New USB Plug to Be Smaller and Reversible

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For the first time in the history of USB, a new USB plug will change course and will be designed differently than past iterations, getting rid of the infamous “duck bill” look in favor of a smaller and reversible plug that will make it easier to connect devices. The new plug is called Type-C, and it’s […]

Scosche Lightning Cables for iPhone and iPad Charge in Car or Home

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Accessory maker Scosche just announced a set of Scosche Lightning cables that will charge the iPhone 5, iPad mini and new 4th generation iPad with Retina Display. Most come at a slightly lower cost than what buyers can get from Apple. Two of the three models of Lightning cables come in both a 5-watt and higher […]

CableJive Offers First Lightning Cable Adapter for iPhone 5

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The CableJive dockBoss+ iPhone 5 Kit hit this week making it one of the first third-party iPhone 5 Lightning adapter connector cables to reach the market. CableJive makes high-quality iOS device cables and adapters. I’ve reviewed many of their solutions including the previous version of the dockBoss+ which connects Android to 30-pin iOS device accessories. I’m always […]

How to Connect Your Android Phone to iOS Dock Accessories Revisited

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When I entered the Android arena I was frustrated by the number of iOS accessories I own that were suddenly incompatible with my preferred smartphone thanks to the proprietary Apple dock connector. Fortunately I found a product that lets users connect an Android phone to the many cars and audio accessories which have Apple connectors. […]

How to Use Your Android Phone with iOS Dock Equipped Audio Accessories

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As someone who has recently entered the Android arena after being a an Phone user, one problem is using my collection of iOS audio accessories with my new HTC Thunderbolt. Many accessories have a headphone jack, but for those that don’t, we’ve found a great adapter from CableJive. The CableJive Dock Input Cable ($18.95 )has a female 30-pin […]