iPhone 5 owners in Europe can use existing Micro-USB cables to power and sync their phones via the new adapter.
The company claims the summer sale will have more deals than Black Friday, though the discounts will only be available to its Prime members.
The company is finally set to release an adapter that lets people use the common Micro-USB-based charger with its iPhones.
Technically Incorrect: A YouTube video that seems to show a Libyan Mig-23 making an extremely low pass is frightening, no matter how many times you watch.
Sony has announced a new flash drive with a micro USB on one side and full-sized USB on the other for easy smartphone storage expansion and file transferral.
Sony has ditched the proprietary charging cable for its next model of PS Vita, heading to a standard micro-USB charger instead.
The new supersmall Lightning Dock Connector on the iPhone 5 and 2012 iPods is going to need one of these.
European standardization bodies CEN-CENELEC and ETSI agree to make micro-USB the standard interface port for smartphones in Europe.
The smaller 9-pin connector that will reportedly grace the new iPhone is about the same size as a Micro-USB plug, claims a French blogging site.
Technically Incorrect: A walker in Wales is struck by lightning and reports suggest that his metal selfie stick may have attracted the bolt.