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Google spotlights data center inner workings

The search company grew a little less secretive at its Google I/O show, describing some particulars of its mammoth infrastructure of software and hardware.

By May 30, 2008


Apple to issue refunds for PowerBook, iBook replacement power adapters

Owners of PowerBooks and iBooks who purchased replacement power adapters after theirs began to spark should soon be eligible for a refund.

By May 9, 2008


Mercedes-Benz claims battery breakthrough

Mercedes-Benz to launch the first hybrid car based on lithium-ion batteries.

By February 29, 2008


Dell laptops in electric shock shocker

We've discovered a worrying new feature in some Dell laptops: if you touch them, you may get an electric shock!

By January 17, 2008


Dell laptops in electric-shock shocker

Several CNET UK staff were hit with an electrical charge while using Dell's new XPS M1530--and we're not the only ones.

By January 17, 2008


Netgear recalls Powerline Ethernet Adapter

Netgear has recalled its XE103 Powerline Ethernet Adapter made for countries using 220-240 volt power sources.

By January 7, 2008


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 October 9, 2007


Fighting land mines with darts

Naval researchers have a plan for spraying minefields with thousands of small projectiles as a way to clear a safe path for troops.

By April 26, 2007


Acer recalls 27,000 notebook batteries

Got an Acer TravelMate? Check the battery. It might have been recalled.

By April 25, 2007