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MacBook laptops could be vulnerable to hackers. Their batteries use microprocessors which, if compromised, could be used to kill the battery or possibly even blow it up.
Fire experts say the most likely reason a woman has singed hair and burns is that the laptop's battery malfunctioned.
Demonstration video of a laptop battery explosion.
Lithium-ion batteries will be in cars someday, so Sandia is blowing them up now to see how tough they are.
South Korean authorities now say the victim's injuries were too severe to be attributed to a phone battery explosion, according to news reports.
We purposely attempt common jumper cable errors with the PowerSafe cables and live to tell the tale.
A Florida man is taken to hospital after an electronic cigarette explodes while he is smoking it. He loses his front teeth and has burns. Fire officials say the battery seems to have been the culprit.
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Victim had a phone with a melted battery in his shirt pocket.