Apple to replace faulty iPhone 5 batteries 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Some devices failing to charge.
 
ACMA tries to overrule ISPs on battery back-up 
By Andrew Colley | Nov 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Not in favour of self-regulatory model.
 
Telstra to back up base stations with fuel cells 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 31, 2013 | Comment Now 
New power source added to design standards.
 
Photos: Apple iPhone 4 deconstructed after flight combustion 
May 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau hands down its findings on an iPhone 4 that combusted after a flight in regional NSW in late 2011.
 
Botched repair likely cause of REX's smoking iPhone 
By Ry Crozier | May 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
X-ray, teardown finds big problems with device.
 
HP settles burning battery case 
By Liam Tung | Jan 25, 2012 | Comment Now 
Pays $405,000, denies any wrongdoing.
 
Apple recalls overheating iPod  
By Liam Tung | Nov 15, 2011 | Comment Now 
Likelihood increases with age.
 
Apple to issue iPhone 4S battery fix 
Nov 4, 2011 | Comment Now 
Addresses criticism.
 
NBN users complain about battery backup 
By James Hutchinson | Oct 11, 2011 | Comment Now 
Are batteries even necessary?
 
Apple building cheaper 8GB iPhone 4 
 
Review: Samsung Galaxy SII 
By Jonathan Bray, Nic Healey | Aug 5, 2011 | Comment Now 
Nothing short of remarkable.
 
Graphene gel could yield ultrafast batteries 
By Liz Tay | Jul 19, 2011 | Comment Now 
Smartphones could recharge in seconds.
 
Why mobile phones can't fly 
By Neerav Bhatt | Jul 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
Qantas, Australia Post explain explosion risks from lithium-ion batteries.
 
Microsoft releases first service pack for Office 2010 
By Paul Briden | Jun 30, 2011 | Comment Now 
Service update pack released for Microsoft's software.
 
HP recalls another 162,000 laptop batteries 
By Liam Tung | May 31, 2011 | Comment Now 
More fire-hazard hardware.
 
Apple suppliers begin making white iPhones 
By Kelvin Soh | Apr 15, 2011 | Comment Now 
Available within four weeks?
 
NZ researchers build wearable generators 
By Liz Tay | Apr 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
Lighter, more flexible electronics for 'artificial muscles'.
 
Internode touts Power Packs for upload, shaping boost 
 
Apple tightens the screws on iPhone 4 
By Gabriel Madway | Jan 21, 2011 | Comment Now 
Keep out of your phone.
 
Battery degradation could start at the nanoscale 
Oct 20, 2010 | Comment Now 
Scientists analyse ageing laptop, phone batteries.
Sign up to receive iTnews email bulletins
   FOLLOW US...
Latest Comments
Polls
Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







   |   View results
Your bank
  39%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  6%
TOTAL VOTES: 815

Vote