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Accessory Manufacturers Aren’t Sure (Or Aren’t Saying) If Apple’s Adapter Will Allow Audio And Video Dock Output

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http://techcrunch.com – One of the biggest concerns I’ve had about the Apple’s new Lightning port is the perceived (or real) obsolescence of a whole constellation of iPod 30-pin compatible devices. Now that fear seems confirmed. As we learned today, the Lightning to 30-pin adapter come with an important caveat: “Video and iPod Out not supported.” This means thousands if not millions of devices will become e-waste. But are we sure these adapters won’t work? I reached out to a major iPod dock company this morning and got a reply that should disconcert anyone with a dock in their home. The (IT news)