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Kim's Opinion: Never pack a laptop in checked baggage

There's a potentially lethal item you're likely to carry with you as you head out to what's left of summer vacation. As you pack,...
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Revealed! These laptops offer only HALF the promised battery life

Buying a new laptop? Stop! Some of the top manufacturers have been lying about their products' battery performance. Before you shop, you need the...
Happening Now April 4, 2017

100,000 laptop batteries recalled due to fire hazard!

Do you have one of these laptops in your home? If you do, you need to request a replacement battery immediately. The manufacturer has...
Happening Now January 28, 2017

Major laptop maker recalls batteries for fire hazard

You use your laptop every day, but is it actually safe? A top manufacturer has just issued a massive recall on batteries for several...
Happening Now June 30, 2016