Owners of new MacBook will have other options in addition to Apple's cables.
After Apple's introduction of USB Type C in the new MacBook, companies have announced peripherals and cables for the connector.
The new USB 3.1 port in the 12-inch MacBook is backward compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0.
Apple evidently likes its arch-rival's chip factories.
The initial offerings will target banking, government, retail and three other sectors.
But iPad shipments continue to decline
Apple fans expressed a preference for the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus over the 4.7-inch iPhone 6
An investigation has revealed health and safety violations at a factory that supplies Apple and other brands.
The headphones from SMS Audio, majority owned by rapper 50 Cent, work with a popular fitness application
Android and Windows tablet vendors are creeping in on Apple's top spot, IDC said.
The semiconductor industry will see more incoming revenue this year after the new iPhone is released, Gartner says
Apple CEO Tim Cook says Microsoft lost business by not bringing Office to the iPad earlier.
Amazon, Newegg now selling Samsung's U28D590D 4K monitor for $599.99, which could lead to a drop in competitive prices.
But ABI Research is predicting 64-bit chips will be on more Android mobile devices by 2018