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After USB 3.1's new connector, comes Thunderbolt 3's

Thunderbolt 3 is coming with a smaller connector -- but not for a while. It's tied to Intel's Skylake chips, and those aren't due until 2015.

By Apr. 22, 2014

Editors' Take

Twig Lightning Connector

The bendable iPhone connector and successful Kickstarter project will come in an iPhone 5 version later this year.

Jan. 10, 2013

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Magnetic-toy company expanding to electronics connector

At CES 2014, Nano Magnetics will announce Nanoport, a magnetic connector it says will be useful for adding a new type of connection to electronic devices and appliances.

By Jan. 3, 2014

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With new USB connector, no more wrong-way-up cables

A major revamp of the ports and cables of the ubiquitous connection technology will make USB connectors reversible, slimmer, and better at transmitting data and power.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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Apple wins critical SIM connector patent

The company received a patent that allows SIM cards to be easily swapped into devices such as smartphones or tablets. It may be a handy weapon given recent battles over SIM card standards.

By Dec. 26, 2012

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Leaked photos of alleged dock connector point to iPad refresh

While most expect Apple to release an iPad Mini this week, photos surface of a purported iPad 4 Lightning dock connector.

By Oct. 21, 2012

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iExpander iPhone case adds SD, extra battery, 30-pin connector

Make your iPhone wishes come true with a case that doubles battery life, offers expandable SD card memory, improves the flash, and brings a 30-pin connector to the iPhone 5.

By Oct. 11, 2012

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Knockoffs of Apple's Lightning connector may be on their way

Unauthorized accessory makers have figured out how to make connectors that work with Apple's new standard by cracking Lightning authentication chips, MacRumors reports. (Can lawsuits be far behind?)

By Oct. 9, 2012

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Apple's Lightning connector and you: What you should know

If you're still not sure what Apple's new little connector is all about, here are some answers.

By Sep. 19, 2012

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Apple shows redesigned iPhone 5 connector

Apple's Phil Schiller reveals a smaller, all-digital 8-signal connector for the iPhone 5, called Lightning. The new connector replaces the 30-pin connector, which first launched in 2003.

Sep. 18, 2012