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Apple: more than 90% of "official" accessories on Amazon are fake

Apple: more than 90% of “official” accessories on Amazon are fake / Boing Boing In a trademark infringement case filed against Mobile Star LLC, which it claims is a prolific counterfeiter, Apple says that more than 90% of the “official” gadgets sold in its name at Amazon are fake. Moreover, they’re mostly garbage, and potentially dangerous. Consumers, relying on Amazon.com’s …

Great short flexible USB-to-Lightning cable

Great short flexible USB-to-Lightning cable / Boing Boing The Mophie Sync/Charge Lightning/USB cable ($10 on Amazon) is the perfect short cable for charging an iPhone from a portable charging battery. It twists and bends and holds its shape. It’s now part of my travel kit. report this ad This looks like it could come in handy – the Jackery Jewel is a MFU-certified Lightning-to-USB charging …

Apple USB-to-lighting cable with built-in battery

This looks like it could come in handy – the Jackery Jewel is a MFU-certified Lightning-to-USB charging cable with a built-in 450 mAh battery. It’s $16 on Amazon with promo code JERJEWEL. I just ordered one. report this ad Kevin Kidney owns a couple of audio-animatronic birds from the Enchanted Tiki Room, the first Disney showcase for robotic animals, still running and glorious today — …