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Someone Created a MagSafe Connector For the Rest of the Plugs In Your Home

As much as USB-C is a vast improvement over the USB connectors of yesteryear, we’re still bummed that it replaced the MagSafe connector on the recent generation of Apple’s MacBooks. We’re not getting any less clumsy, but these magnetic breakaway plug adapters look like they could ease the fear of tripping over our…Read more… Continue […]

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Upgrade Your Lightning Cables to Anker PowerLine+ For $10 Each

These Anker PowerLine+ Lightning cables are wrapped in nylon, are 6' long, include a pouch, and come with an 18 month warranty, all of which are improvements over Apple’s own Lightning cable, and that’s not even accounting for how much nicer they feel to use.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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This $35 USB Charging Hub Includes a 45W USB-C Port For Your Laptop or Nintendo Switch

Yawn, another multi-port USB charger, right? Well, this one happens to include a USB-C Power Delivery port rated for up to 45W, the most we’ve seen on a charging hub like this. That’s enough power to charge a Nintendo Switch, a MacBook, or even a MacBook Pro (albeit somewhat slower than its included 61W charger). […]

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This Anker Car Charger Includes Two Quick Charge Ports, and It’s $9 Off 

If you want to maximize your phone’s charging potential during your commute, Anker’s PowerDrive Speed 2 can charge two devices at Quick Charge 3.0 speeds simultaneously while you’re on the road, and it looks really nice to boot. For a limited time, get it for an all-time low $17 with promo code BEST5999, or about […]

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Save a Few Bucks On Nylon-Wrapped Charging Cables With Lifetime Warranties [Exclusive]

In addition to really smart car chargers, Nonda makes premium charging cables for your devices too, and they’re on sale today just for our readers. Each cable is wrapped in nylon, reinforced on the inside with aramid fiber, and comes with a lifetime warranty, so if you do manage to break it, you can get […]

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Charge Your MacBook and Nintendo Switch at Full Speed With This Affordable Battery Pack 

USB-C Power Delivery battery packs are finally starting to become more common, and thus, more affordable. This one from Aukey packs in 26,500mAh of capacity, and can output up to 30W through its USB-C port, enough to charge a 12" MacBook or Nintendo Switch at full speed. That should be enough juice to keep you […]

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Give Your MacBook Its Ports Back With This Versatile USB-C Hub

USB-C is going to be really great once it’s everywhere, but until then, we’re confined to dongle purgatory. This $33 hub from Aukey turns one USB-C port into four USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI port, and even includes a pass-through 60W USB-C port for charging.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Save $22 On Anker’s New MacBook and Nintendo Switch-Compatible Charging Hub 

Anker’s PowerPort line of multi-port USB chargers are our readers’ favorites, and this model is one of the few that includes USB-C Power Delivery, which outputs up to 30W to power devices like the new MacBooks, or even a Nintendo Switch. You can save a whopping $22 today with promo code ANKER599, which brings this…Read […]

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Treat Yourself To a Really Nice Lightning Cable For Just $8

We see deals with some regularity on Anker’s 6' and 10' nylon-wrapped PowerLine+ Lightning cables, but today, you can upgrade your standard 3' cords for just $8 each. The PowerLine+ feels ridiculously nice in the hand, is way more durable than Apple’s first party cable, and comes with an 18 month warranty, so what’s…Read more… […]

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