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Synonyms for adapter

a musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance

device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible


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Mellanox's share of the Ethernet adapter market revenue climbed 3 percentage points in the first quarter to reach a total of 20 percent, according to the latest Data Center Ethernet Adapter Equipment report from IHS Markit.
New and safer adapters are white with grey on the inside part.
"Apple has determined that in very rare cases, affected wall plug adapters may break and create a risk of electric shock if metal parts are touched," said PACP, adding that the plugs in question were manufactured between 2003 and 2010.
According to Daily Mail, Product Safety Australia confirmed reports of voluntarily recalling three-prong AC wall plug adapters sold between 2003 and 2015.
APPLE has announced a voluntary recall of certain AC wall plug adapters after confirming they can break and risk giving an electric shock when touched.
Summary: California [USA], April 26 (ANI): Apple is recalling AC wall plug adapters in select regions over concerns of causing electrical shock, the company announced in an official blog.
Apple has announced a recall of UK plug adapters after confirming that they can break and cause electrical shock.
As the second license granted by CommScope to its duplex LC adapter patent portfolio, the license provides additional acknowledgement of the value of the duplex LC adapter patent portfolio by another provider of the market.
CommScope's duplex LC fibre optic adapters are reportedly unique in their ability to increase the density of fibre optic connections.
The store page for the adapter previously indicated that it was "coming soon." However, the announcement did not change for six months, so the adapter's official release date was never known.
Redpark is offering two versions of this adapter, both of which are licensed under Apple's Made for iPhone (MFi) program:
It was a brass cartridge adapter, made by Marbles, I believe.
The Twin 10G Thunderbolt 3 Edition Thunderbolt 3 to Dual-Port 10GBASE-T 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) adapter, and the Twin 10G SFP+ Thunderbolt 3 Edition Thunderbolt 3 to Dual-Port SFP+ 10GbE adapter are now available from Irvine, Calif.-based Sonnet Technologies.
If you have already bought the new iPhones, you would have received the Lightning earpods along with the included Lightning to 3.5mm adapter in the box.