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Tag: Cable

Neo-Plug Magnetic Mobile Device Charger & Data Cables: MagSafe All the Things!

Neo-Plug Magnetic Mobile Device Charger & Data Cables: MagSafe All the Things!
If you own a MacBook, then you’re probably thankful for its handy MagSafe, the magnetized power connector for your laptop’s charger. Not only does it make connecting the charger to your laptop insanely easy, it also detaches fairly easily.

PDP Afterglow Multi-HDMI Cable Adds Light-up Color-Coding

PDP Afterglow Multi-HDMI Cable Adds Light-up Color-Coding
Do you often get bamboozled trying to figure out which cable is which when wiring up your home theater gear? While you could simply put color-coded dots on the cable ends, that’s just not nearly as cool or geeky as these new HDMI cables with light-up color-coding.

Nomad Lightning Cable Puts an Apple Lightning Connector on Your Keychain

Nomad Lightning Cable Puts an Apple Lightning Connector on Your Keychain
When I upgraded to the iPhone 5, I didn’t really think about  how much of a pain it would be to find charging cables that fit Apple’s new Lightning connector. Sure, there are more and more products hitting the market these days, and I carry around the Lightning-to-30-pin-adapter in my bag, but I really like the idea of the Nomad Cable, a tiny Lightning-to-USB cable you can carry around on your keychain.

Clean up Your Cable Squid with Unlaces

Clean up Your Cable Squid with Unlaces
OK, so the tangle of wires behind my desk is getting pretty ridiculous. Luckily, I’ve got it confined in a corner, so it’s not going to take over my place any time soon, but something like Unlace might just banish the cable squid to Davy Jones’ Locker forever.

Smart Guide Cable Management Works Even Inside a Computer

Smart Guide Cable Management Works Even Inside a Computer
I have to admit that my cable management system is basically non-existent, and the cable squid is set to take over the rest of my apartment if I don’t manage to do something about it soon.

Nintendo Controllers & Cords Turned into Art

Nintendo Controllers & Cords Turned into Art
Those cords on vintage video game consoles sure got in the way whenever you weren’t playing. They were long enough that they always got twisted up and tangled everywhere. So if you have a bunch of old Nintendo controllers, you might as well use all of that cord length to make some art.

Punkt ES 01: Reduce Your Cable Squid by 75%

Punkt ES 01: Reduce Your Cable Squid by 75%
How big is your cable squid? Mine is pretty big, and threatening to take over more and more space on and around my desk. It’s never been easy to organize cables, but Switzerland’s Punkt seeks to change this by simply hiding away all of your cables in a sleek box.

LG Chem Invents Cable-Like Batteries: Pliable Power

LG Chem Invents Cable-Like Batteries: Pliable Power
While most of us are looking forward to a wireless future, I think we can all make an exception for this new cable. Developed by the geniuses at LG Chem, this lithium ion battery is thin, flexible yet has “the same voltage and energy density” as smartphone batteries.

iPhone 5 to Sport 19-Pin Dock Connector?

iPhone 5 to Sport 19-Pin Dock Connector?
I’m already avoiding the purchase of new iPhone accessories, other than cases, in preparation for the next iteration of Apple’s iPhone, as there continue to be rumors that Apple’s new dock connector will be a 19-pin port instead of the long-standing universal iOS 30-pin port.

Facebook Invests in Asian Gateway Undersea Internet Cable

Facebook Invests in Asian Gateway Undersea Internet Cable
Anyone on a slower broadband connection like I am, or heaven forbid on a dial-up connection, knows that modern websites assume you have a decent amount of bandwidth. Downloading all those photos and videos can take ages on a slow connection and Facebook knows the lack of bandwidth is one of the reasons people in some parts the world don’t join the network.

Twig Combines Charger, Tripod and Stand for Your iPhone

Twig Combines Charger, Tripod and Stand for Your iPhone
In this day and age, nothing is ever as it seems. Take the Twig, for example. It’s a Kickstarter project started by Jason Hilbourne, who’s setting out to redefine cables and chargers for the iPhone with one small gadget.

CordLite Illuminated iOS Cable: A Simple Solution for a Very Simple Problem

CordLite Illuminated iOS Cable: A Simple Solution for a Very Simple Problem
This is how much technology can coddle us: someone’s come up with a charge and sync device for iOS devices that has built-in LEDs to make it easier to plug it in in the dark. I usually just use my iPhone’s own light or feel which end is which, but why go through such arduous processes when you can buy a solution right?

Colorful Incase Mini Cable Kit: USB to Everything You Need

Colorful Incase Mini Cable Kit: USB to Everything You Need
With all of the gadgets people are carrying around these days, it makes sense to keep some cables with you, just in case you need to connect some of them together. This new kit from Incase looks pretty sweet, and the fact that the cables come color-coded makes them even easier to find in the provided handy case.

Eidetic USB Connector Makes Sure You Plug It in Right, Every Time

Eidetic USB Connector Makes Sure You Plug It in Right, Every Time
Earlier today, I bent the USB plug on my flash drive because I jammed it into the hub on my laptop the wrong way. This wasn’t the first time I plugged it in the wrong way, although it’s the first drive I’ve ruined because of it.

Hub and Mini Hub Makes Standard Cords Retractable, Untangleable

Hub and Mini Hub Makes Standard Cords Retractable, Untangleable
I know, that’s a made up word, but we’re talking about a made up accessory, and it’ll stay a concept unless you pitch in. The Hub and Mini Hub are receptacles with a built-in retraction mechanism so you can store and tidy up your cables with just a press of a button.

Urbanears Turncable Headphones: Always the Right Plug

Urbanears Turncable Headphones: Always the Right Plug
While I have to say that I’m initially intrigued when I see loud and glaringly-designed headphones, once you get past the look, you need to focus on the sound. That being said, Urbanears‘ headphones have always used nice color palettes and designs, standing out from the crowd of mostly black headphones that are all too common.