thunderbolt stories

If you've bought a new Mac with Thunderbolt ports, the chances are good that you haven't had a chance to really use them yet. After all, the super-speedy transfer speeds require Thunderbolt devices, of which there are few. But already, new cables are about to make them even faster.
Anyone who's ever tried backing up an iPhone or iPad knows that it's a pain in the butt — the process is super slow and takes forever. Well, if future iOS devices get a Thunderbolt port, those slow-lane days might be a thing of the past.