WRAPS Wearable Charge and Sync MFi Lightning Cable: $14.44

· Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

We have a deal on a wearable Lightning cable. Yeah, I know, it sounds weird, but the WRAPS MFi Lightning cable is designed to be worn around your wrist as a bracelet. The company’s promo video below shows how it works. The WRAPS cable is $16.99 through our deal, but promo code BFSAVE15 brings it down to $14.44 at checkout.

GO-TOUGH Reinforced MFi Lightning Cable: $21.24

· Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

We have a deal on the GO-TOUGH reinforced MFi Lightning cable. 6.5 feet in length, this cable is made from heavy-duty PET reinforced cable with reinforced stress points for reduced fraying. It’s $24.99 through our deal, but coupon code BFSAVE15 brings it down to $21.24 at checkout.

Support for MFi Controllers Comes to Fortnite

· Andrew Orr · Link

Fortnite’s latest update adds support for MFi controllers, making it a bit easier to play. Another feature includes a chiller grenade.

Bluetooth controller support has arrived in mobile on supported devices! Drop in and earn a Victory in a whole new way.

I don’t play Fortnite but game controllers make it easier to play action games, instead of relying on touchscreen controls.

USB-C Cables Could Get Built-In Security

· Andrew Orr · News

Any system that uses this protocol will be able to confirm if a USB-C port or cable is authentic as soon as a connection is made.

iPhone Accessibility Feature 'Live Listen' to Support AirPods in iOS 12

· Jim Tanous · Rumor

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An accessibility feature for the hearing impaired will receive a notable upgrade in iOS 12. “Live Listen,” a feature originally introduced in 2014 to enable hearing aid integration in iOS will soon be able to work with Apple’s AirPods in addition to MFi hearing aid devices.

Apple Turns to UAC for Yet Another iPhone Connector

· Jeff Gamet · News

Apple adding UAC to supported iPhone cable connectors

Apple has plans for yet another connector in its Made for iPhone (MFi) program. The new plug—which is actually kind of old—is called Ultra Accessory Connector, or UAC, and will work along side Lightning and USB-C instead of replacing them.