No, Apple isn’t dumping the iPhone’s Lightning port

The European Commission is looking to make USB-C standard, but it won't affect iPhones for many years.

If you scrolled through your newsfeed this week, you likely saw headlines related to the European Commission's new proposal to force smartphones and small electronic devices to use USB-C for charging. The headline likely included Apple or iPhone, because a tech-related story is much more interesting when it involves the biggest company in the world.

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Michael Simon

Michael Simon

Macworld.com
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