Saturday, April 19, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
HTC Hired Ex-Samsung Marketing Officer
Xbox One Wolrdwide Sales Cross 5 million
Samsung Works With GLOBALFOUNDRIES On 14 nm FinFET Offering
Facebook To Find Nearby Friends
Console Sales Lift AMD's First Quarter Results
LG Expands 'Second Screen' TV Ecosystem With Open-Source SDK
Amazon Announces Kindle Service For Samsung Devices
Nokia Halts Sales Of Lumia 2520 Tablet
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
Apple iWatch Coming In 3Q13: report
Apple To Release 65-inch TV: report
Apple Remains Top Smartphone Maker In February, Yahoo Expands Mobile Audience Reach
Apple Worldwide Developers Conference Kicks Off June 2
Apple May Buy Stake in Renesas Chip Design Unit: report
iPad Air And iPad mini with LTE Available in China
Apple in Talks With Comcast for Streaming Service: report
Apple Releases New 8GB iPhone 5c, Replaces iPad 2
Apple's iOS 8 Will Be Faster And Feature Pre-loaded Apps
New iOS 7.1 Update Drains Your Battery Faster: reports
Apple Patent Hints On Health-related Wearable Device
Apple iOS 7.1 Update Released

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 .