Tag Archive: Cord


Power-cutting cord gives your device battery the perfect amount of juice

We know that keeping our smartphones and tablets plugged in over night, well past the point of a full charge, will deplete precious battery life. But who among us purposely gets up in the middle of the night to unplug? The team at UsBidi assumes very few, which is why its developers believe they have […]

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Apple Watch charger concept ditches the cord for portability

We don’t have any major problems with the Apple Watch charger that comes in the box with the device — although nobody has been able to give me a solid answer as to why the cord has to be so damned long. But one design company thinks it isn’t quite portable enough. InnovationBox has its […][Read More…]

Vessel’s new subscription service gives you one more reason to cut the cord

Imagine getting early access to videos from your favorite YouTube channels, like Good Mythical Morning or Smosh. Now imagine paying for the privilege. Vessel, from former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar and CTO Richard Tom, proposes you do just that: pay…Read more ›

USB-C is a dead ringer for Apple’s Cinema Display power cord

There’s been a lot of talk that Apple invented USB-C, even though the company hasn’t made any official claims yet. The evidence is already compelling, but here’s another sign Apple had its hand in USB-C: It looks just like the company’s Cinema…Read more ›

USB-C is a dead ringer for Apple’s Cinema Display power cord

There’s been a lot of talk that Apple invented USB-C, even though the company hasn’t made any official claims yet. The evidence is already compelling, but here’s another sign Apple had it’s hand in USB-C: it looks just like the company’s Cinema…Read more ›

Cord cutters can now get their TV news fix with Reuters TV

I don’t watch cable TV. I pay a little more each month to just purchase stand-alone internet from my provider. I watch Netflix, Amazon, stream via my PS4, Apple TV, and on my iOS devices. I hate commercial TV with…Read more ›

Cord cutters can now get their TV news fix with Reuters TV

I don’t watch cable TV. I pay a little more each month to just purchase stand-alone internet from my provider. I watch Netflix, Amazon, stream via my PS4, Apple TV, and on my iOS devices. I hate commercial TV with…Read more ›

Protect your MacBook charging cord from fraying

Chances are you protect your iPhone with a case. Probably your MacBook too. But what about your MagSafe power adapter? It’s safe to say that the little white power brick that comes with Apple laptops isn’t the best design. In…Read more ›

Charge your iPhone in style with this reversible USB charging cord

Andy Rooney once quipped that anytime you have a 50-50 chance of getting something right, there’s a 90% probability you’ll get it wrong. With that sentiment in mind, a new Kickstarter campaign is in the process of raising funds for…Read more ›

This Week In Cult Of Mac Magazine: Olympics for Cord Cutters

This week, Cult of Mac Magazine is all about the Olympics. Whether you’re a cord cutter or just like to slack off at work, our ever-resourceful reviews editor Charlie Sorrel has compiled all the tips you need to watch without…Read more ›    [Read More…]