The Sweet, Sweet Cruelty Of Apple’s New Lightning Connector For iPhone 5

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple’s new iPhone 5 comes with a completely new connector, a first since the introduction of the 30-pin model alongside the 3rd generation iPod (though that version received updates including video capabilities along the way). The new Lightning connector is 80% smaller than the 30-pin version, and it has a much better name than “30-pin dock connector.” But in many other regards, it’s a bit of a mixed bag for consumers. And yet, after a few days of frequent use, I love it. Here’s why. First, actually, let’s talk about what’s not so great about Lightnin (IT news)