Happy 5th of July, campers! Hopefully all of your favorite devices remained fully charged up during yesterday’s festivities, but if they didn’t, you learned an important lesson — portable battery packs can be very useful. We have a really impressive deal for you today; a Nomad 1.5 meter Battery Lightning Cable ($19.99), a durable Lightning cable that doubles as a portable charger. Enter promo code FIREWORK15 at checkout and take another $3 off the price!Read More
Sometimes wish you had more than one Lightning adapter on your iPhone? Want to plug in those Lightning earbuds and charge your iPhone at the same time? We have just the accessory for you — the mbeat 2-in-1 Lightning Adapter with Phone Ring Holder, and it’s just $15.99.Read More
'Twas the day before iPhone 7 and all through the house, everybody was waiting for the UPS guy, that louse... Sorry, but I couldn't think of anything that rhymed. Anyway, we have a lot of fun little stories for you on the podcast today:
- Apple ships a second Golden Master of macOS Sierra
- A look at a 2014 filing shows that a company that's creating long-distance wireless charging technology expects to get "Apple certification"
- Planning on watching the NFL Thursday Night Football game on Twitter tonight?
- IK Multimedia comes out with an audio interface that just happens to work with Lightning ports
At Apple World Today, we review tons of external battery packs/chargers for iOS devices, and we review a lot of Lightning cables. But until today, I don't think we ever reviewed an accessory that is both a battery pack and a Lightning charging cable. The new Jackery Jewel (US$19.99) charges, syncs and extends battery life, and looks great in the process:Read More
You know how we are here at Apple World Today -- every chance we get, we love to remind our readers to back up their Apple devices. But some folks won't do it because they're concerned about security or just don't want to spend money on iCloud storage. Meem ($69.99) is a unique and brilliant idea; a Lightning charge cable that backs up your iPhone or iPad whenever you plug it in.Read More
Tired of Lightning cables that fall apart after a little bit of use? Fuse Chicken's amazing Titan Lightning Cable uses two layers of flexible high-strength steel in a Made-For-iPhone (MFi) certified Lightning cable that can stand up to years of abuse. The Apple World Today Deals Shop has the Titan Lightning Cable on sale for a limited time for just $22.49, a full 24% off of the suggested retail price.Read More
TLight's tLight S3 and S3x LED desk lights are good desk accessories for iPhone and iPad users. They offer true-color light output and charging dock for recharging iPhones and iPads with a Lightning connector. With the additional USB port the tLights can also recharge other tablets and most smartphones.Read More