Saturday, July 26, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Tablet Market Grows in Second Quarter
The Pirate Bay Goes Mobile
ASUS Announces Strix DSP, Strix Claw, Strix Tactic Pro and Strix Glide Series
China Telecom to Offer The Xbox One System
Thermaltake Debuts the Water 3.0 Ultimate All-In-One Liquid
HP Pavilion 10z Laptop Uses An AMD Mullins Processor
Google Does Not Confirm to $1 Billion Acquisition Of Twitch
Sony Settles 2011 PSN Hacking Case
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Mobiles > Apple L...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Apple Launches USB Adapter Trade-in Program


Following recent reports that a young woman in China died after using her iPhone while it was plugged in and charging through a third-party USB adapter, Apple has announced a USB adapter trade-in program.

The company will accept third-party USB adapters and in return sell customers official Apple USB adapters for $10. USB adapters are used to Apple's devices into wall outlets.

"While not all third party adapters have an issue, we are announcing a USB Power Adapter Takeback Program to enable customers to acquire properly designed adapters," Apple said. "Customer safety is a top priority at Apple."

The program kicks off in the U.S. on Aug. 16. Users can head to any Apple Store or an Apple Authorized Service Provider to drop off their third-party USB adapter, which will be "disposed of in an environmentally friendly way."

Users also need to bring their iPhone, iPad or iPod device for serial number validation. The program ends on Oct. 18.


Previous
Next
Google, IBM, Mellanox, NVIDIA, Tyan Develop Group for Data Centers        All News        Latest Firefox Makes it Easy to Share Content with Friends
LG Introduces New G2 Flagship Smartphone     Mobiles News      Samsung Patents Show Smartwatch Designs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Swatch Denies Working with Apple on iWatch
Apple OS X Yosemite Bets Coming on Thursday
Apple Says There Are No Backdoors In iOS
Apple's Revenue Boosted By China Growth
Apple Granted Patent for Smartwatch
iTunes Festival Returns to London
Europe Says Apple Should Do More To Protect Users From In-app Purchases Problem
iPhone 6 Production Started in July: reports
Apple and Samsung Dominate Smartphones Sales
Apple and IBM Partner On Enterprise Mobility
Apple May Delay The Release Of 5.5-inch iPhone 6
China Claims iPhone Threatens Country's Security

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .