Tag: Lightning Port

Gadgets, Mobile

US senators declare war on Apple’s Lightning port, calling for one charger to rule them all

June 18, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

Well, here’s something that should have happened a long, long time ago. Following the European Union’s example from just last week, the US could make USB-C charging mandatory across the consumer electronics industry soon, at least if the Secretary of […]

Gadgets, Mobile, Smartphones

The EU might try to force Apple to ditch the Lightning port. Will it work?

January 31, 2020

Via: Mashable

On Thursday, the European Union’s Parliament voted, by 582-40, for a resolution that urges the European Commission to make phone makers conform to a single charger standard. The reasoning behind the regulation is reduction of electronic waste — 50 million […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Why is Apple removing the Lightning port and what could it mean for Android phones?

December 18, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

Whether you love or hate Apple, there’s no denying that the company has a tremendous influence over the smartphone market. Prime examples include the removal of the beloved headphone jack and the rise of the notched display, while the hugely […]

Mobile, Tablets

Apple iPad Mini 5 May Come With No Design Changes, But Powerful CPU

February 11, 2019

Via: Tablet News

Here we are again, with some leaks related to the iPad Mini 5. Turns out that the device will have very small to none cosmetic changes, but also powerful hardware. Let’s see what’s new. It’s been more than 3 years […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Apple will issue software update to fix Lightning EarPods issues, report says

September 20, 2016

Via: Mashable

Apple may have slayed the headphone jack in one fell swoop, but the iPhone 7 rollout has not been entirely problem-free. For one thing, those wee wireless AirPod headphones have been compared to everything from Snoopy to toothbrushes to tiny […]

Mobile, Smartphones

New Video Shows Possible iPhone Lightning Port Adapter for Headphones

July 29, 2016

Via: Popsci

The iPhone 7 official release date is still unknown, and avid Apple users are getting antsy to know what new features the popular smartphone will have. This YouTube clip may hint at one feature, or rather, lackthereof. A new video […]