Apple said that its Lightning-to-30-pin adapters would ship in October, and, right on time. Customers said they've received shipping details.
Apple marketing boss Phil Schiller says reported iPhone knicks are "normal" for aluminium products, though no word on those illuminating leaks.
An iPhone 5 user discovered a 'mystery chip' inside the new Lightning cables, pointing to third-party adapters being useless without it.
Introduction of the Lightning connector for the iPhone 5 has seen a marked increase in manufacturing costs, pointing to a long-term investment by Apple.
Mass production of the iPad Mini has reportedly begun with a new company - Pegatron - snatching 50 to 60 percent of the order.
It didn't take long for third-party firms to offer less expensive knock offs of a new Apple product.
MasterCard released a software development kit to give Near Field Communication payment apps a leg up on Apple's Passbook.
Apple's iPhone 5 won't start shipping in the U.S. until Sept. 28, while some models in the U.K. won't hit the road for two to three weeks.