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Hardware Hackers Reveal Apple’s Charger Secrets

August 3rd, 2010 08:50 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

ptorrone writes “In this 7-minute video we explore the mysteries of Apple device charging. Usually, device makers need to sign a confidentially agreement with Apple if they want to say their charger ‘works with iPhone / iPod,’ and they’re not allowed to talk about how the insides work. If you don’t put these secret resistors on the data lines too, you get the dreaded Charging is not supported with this accessory. We demonstrate how anyone can make their own chargers that work with iPhone 4, 3Gs, etc.”

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