Tag Archives: connector

Thunderbolt 3 & USB-C Cables: Not All Cables Created Equally

Have you found yourself wondering what the differences between Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C cables are? On the surface, they can appear to be identical. However, their capabilities are anything but. The Rocket Yard has put together an infographic to help...

Help Your MagSafe 2 Stay Connected With the NewerTech Snuglet

Since the dawn of the original MagSafe magnetic power connector, MacBook owners have had free rein to rest their machines on their laps at any angle and walk recklessly in the dark without the risk of violently ripping the power cord...

Apple Store Down ahead of iPhone 5 Event

This morning, the online Apple Store has been taken down temporarily stating “We're busy updating the Apple Store for you and will be back soon.” This action usually indicates a new product being released or updated. With the iPhone 5...

Side by side picture of USB Type A 2.0/1.1 and 3.0 ports

USB 3.0 Brings a New(ish) Plug

USB 3.0 is now officially a part of the Mac. It offers great speed, simple connectivity, and backward compatibility. In effect, it's a faster version of the standard that we've had since the original iMac. The big departure for USB...