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Cree recalls tube LEDs, citing safety concerns

The North Carolina-based lighting manufacturer cited a fire risk as the reason behind a recall of about 700,000 LEDs designed to replace fluorescent tube lighting.

By June 4, 2015

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HP recalls 6M laptop power cords for 'fire and burn hazard'

Those power cords that connect to Compaq notebooks, mini notebook computers, and certain accessories can overheat and cause burns or property damage.

By August 26, 2014

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What scuttled Google's barge plans? The fire hazard

For a while, the mystery of the Google barges kept the buzz afloat. But then the Coast Guard took a closer look inside.

By November 7, 2014

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Lenovo recalls ThinkPad batteries due to "burn hazard"

Lenovo has issued an Australian product recall for a number of ThinkPad notebooks due to a problem with overheating batteries.

By March 31, 2014

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Girl gets leg stuck in drain while texting and walking

Technically Incorrect: A preoccupied Chinese teen puts a foot in the wrong place and her slim leg takes a plunge. Not LOL.

By June 22, 2015

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Best Buy recalls MacBook Pro replacement batteries due to 'burn hazards'

With reports of 13 battery fires and one injury, the big-box retailer is recalling around 5,100 replacement batteries for the Apple laptops.

By June 19, 2013

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Forza Motorsport 6 makes splashes at E3 2015

Microsoft's flagship racing series takes rain effects to realistic levels.

By June 17, 2015

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Android M, Apple's iOS plans and Han Solo surprises in CNET UK podcast 436

Windows 10 is weeks away and "Star Wars" fans have been given a nasty shock. We also discuss Android M and what we can expect from iOS 9. It's all here on the UK's best tech podcast.

By June 5, 2015

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Apple recalls Beats Pill XL speakers on risk of overheating

The voluntary recall stems from problems with the battery in the Beats Pill XL speakers, which in rare cases, may overheat and pose a fire risk, says Apple.

By June 3, 2015

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Babel Bike claims to be the safest bicycle in the world

The Babel Bike puts seatbelts and a roll cage on two wheels. Would you be willing to strap yourself into one?

By April 14, 2015