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Adele tackles touts, faulty hoverboards and iPhone 7 headphone rumours (CNET UK podcast 460 show notes)

We ask if you really need a headphone socket on your smartphone and find out which tech companies had the most to offer in 2015. It's all here, plus much more, on the UK's best tech podcast.

By December 4, 2015

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15,000 faulty hoverboards halted at UK ports as retailers issue recalls

Self-balancing scooters are in demand this season, but many are found to ship with poor-quality charging equipment that doesn't meet UK or EU safety standards.

By December 3, 2015

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Some iPhone 6 Plus devices have faulty cameras, says Apple, as it offers free repair

"A small percentage" of the phones sold between September and January have iSight cameras that take blurry shots. But if you got stuck, you can get a fix at no charge.

By August 22, 2015

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Apple Watch delays may be due to faulty part

The Chinese-made taptic engine, which mimics the sensation of being tapped on the wrist, proved to be defective so Apple switched to a different supplier, according to The Wall Street Journal.

By April 29, 2015

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Continental recalls 5 million vehicles for a different kind of airbag problem

This recall, which is completely separate from Takata's recall, involves a faulty control unit.

By February 4, 2016

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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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New Takata airbag inflator recall covers some 5 million vehicles

This news reported by Reuters arrives in the wake of the 10th death allegedly linked to faulty Takata components.

By January 26, 2016

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Apple recalls plug adapters over electric shock risk

The AC wall plug adapter in question, for use with Macs, phones and tablets, was sold by Apple for a period of 12 years.

By January 28, 2016

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Third time's a charm: Nissan recalls Altimas for hood latches...again

Nearly a million midsized sedans are facing recall, some of which have been brought in twice before.

By January 29, 2016

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Gaudy 200-year-old pistol hides a beautiful secret

A masterpiece of delicate mechanical design lies inside a pistol covered in jewels and gold filigree. The surprise will make your heart sing.

By January 26, 2016