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Apple is going to let people trade in their third party iPhone chargers for an official Apple USB Po

Apple is going to let people trade in their third party iPhone chargers for an official Apple USB Power Adapter for 10 bucks. So if you want to save $9 off the retail price and/or get rid of possibly faulty chargers, head to an Apple Store starting Aug…

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Apple Tells You How to Stop Getting Electrocuted by Faulty Chargers

Although not technically Apple’s fault, the death of a Chinese flight attendant (who had purportedly been electrocuted by a third-party iPhone charger) has prompted Cupertino to create a site meant to help consumers recognize 100 percent genuine, actua…

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The MacBook’s Most Underrated Feature

Next week, it’s very likely we’ll see a fresh round of MacBook Pros and MacBook Airs. They’ll be a little faster, and maybe a little prettier. But it’s unlikely that any new addition to Apple’s laptops will be as awesome as MagSafe. Seven years after A…

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Adorably Wrap Your iPhone Charger Like a Needle and Thread

Until smartphone batteries last for weeks on end, carrying a backup charging cable wherever you go will be a necessary evil. But at least you don’t have to deal with a perpetual tangle of wires if you import SoftBank’s new Itomaki AC Adapters. They’re…

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We Would Not Have Survived CES Without This Gear

New gadgets take the spotlight at CES. And though we’re occasionally blinded by the bright, shiny things, we know where our loyalties lie. Behind the barrage of posts and sprinting between boo…

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Scosche Now Has Lightning Accessories for Damn Near Any Situation

Think about anything you need to do regarding your gadget charging needs. Need to power an iPhone 5? What about a fourth-gen iPad? An Android phone? Some weird gadget with a strange USB port? N…

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Apple MagSafe to MagSafe 2 Converter Review: Couldn’t We Like Tape This Thing on or Something?

Tiny MagSafe. Tinier MagSafe! Really tiny converter. LET’S DISCUSS. More »

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The World’s Smallest iPhone Charger Skips The Cables Altogether

If you’re a loyal iPhone user you’re probably used to toting around its charging adapter and cable just in case. Apple has done a good job at making it tiny, but by cutting the cord, the JuiceB…

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Smaller Apple MagSafe 2 Chargers Are Skinnier, And Probably Expensive as Hell

Apple’s MagSafe chargers are getting smaller. Apple just announced MagSafe 2, a slimmer version of the charger found on all MacBooks. That means more space for the super skinny next gen MacBook…

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XtremeMac’s InCharge Receivers Bluetooth Tunes From iOS Devices to Stereos While Charging

Using an aux cable between your stereo and the InCharge Home BT receiver, music can be Bluetoothed from your iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad, while it’s happily charging away at the same time. More&…

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