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Fitbit Force users report roughly 10,000 cases of skin irritation

Itchy skin and rashes? You're not the only one. The activity tracker-maker offers a full refund to all users of the device.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Google, HP recall Chromebook 11's original charger

The companies offer a free replacement charger to people affected by the recall and resume sales of the laptop featuring an improved charger.

By Dec. 17, 2013

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Fitbit Force rash debacle leads to possible class-action lawsuit

After thousands of users report skin irritation from using the health tracker bracelet, some are itching for a lawsuit.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Magnetic Nanoport links phones to accessories, cars, each other

Nano Magnetics thinks smartphone makers will like a magnetic connection technology that will let customers attach speakers, chargers, or storage devices to their phones.

By Jan. 7, 2014

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More HP notebook batteries recalled

Since the original 2009 recall and an expansion last year, more incidents of batteries overheating and resulting in injury or property damage have been reported, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

By May. 31, 2011

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Finding safe toys this holiday season

Toys might top your kids' holiday lists this year, but finding safe toys for them might be a little difficult. This roundup offers resources for determining whether your prospective purchase is a safe toy.

By Nov. 16, 2009

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Cloud Engines recalls Pogoplug Video devices

Product safety officials warn that about 11,000 of Cloud Engines' Pogoplug Video media streaming boxes could possibly overheat or catch fire.

By Aug. 3, 2011

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Apple recalls 1.8 million PowerBook G4, iBook batteries; Online system not working for some; Serial number range discrepancies

Apple recalls 1.8 million PowerBook G4, iBook batteries; Online system not working for some; Serial number range discrepancies

By Aug. 24, 2006

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Toshiba recalls 41,000 laptops for overheating

The Consumer Product Safety Commission says 129 cases of Toshiba Satellite laptops melting from overheating have been reported, but no major injuries.

By Sep. 2, 2010

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Toshiba recalls portable DVD adapters

Voluntary recall involves the AC adapter sold with SD-P1600 model. The parts can fail, causing device to overheat and posing a burn hazard.

By Oct. 9, 2007