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Recall alert! Batteries in certain Apple laptops could pose fire risk - how to check yours

Apple has started a voluntary recall involving batteries in certain MacBook Pro models that could overheat and pose a fire risk. If your battery...
Happening Now June 20, 2019

Alert! Massive recall over laptop batteries catching fire, make sure your laptop is safe

When we are using our laptop, the last thing we expect is for it to burst into flames. It turns out that's exactly what’s...
Happening Now March 14, 2019

Fire Tablet tricks, printer hackers, giving the slip to Google, and more: Tech Q&A

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Sometimes, choosing the most interesting...
Columns February 2, 2019

Airplanes can be brought down by a single overheating laptop

Gadget technology is always marching forward, progressing rapidly with new hardware improvements with each iteration and model revision. However, there's one essential hardware component that...
Happening Now August 4, 2018

Oh no! More Samsung phones are catching fire

Remember when Samsung phones were blowing up? Not in a positive way, like a popular movie or song, but actually catching fire and exploding?...
Happening Now June 14, 2018

Amazon slashes prices on Echo, Kindle and more for Mother's Day

We are less than a week away from Mother's Day, which means if you have yet to purchase a gift, time is quickly running...
Happening Now May 7, 2018

This one tech mistake caused the Trump Tower fire

There's nothing more heartbreaking than hearing when tragedy strikes a family. It's especially troubling when you find out that the horrific event could have...
Happening Now April 19, 2018

Alert! 260,000 portable power chargers recalled for fire hazard

It’s one thing to order something and have it not work, but as bad as that is, if you ordered one of these power...
Happening Now March 13, 2018

High tech bullet-proof police protection gear that you can get too

Today’s battlefield is right here on our city streets, and domestic terrorism is getting harder to predict. But for every life lost in the...
Tips March 9, 2018

Broken Apple products are calling 911 on their own

Apple designed its phones and watches to be some of the smartest around, able to do far more than traditional phones and watches can....
Happening Now February 26, 2018
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