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Apple countersues Qualcomm in battery life stoush

Apple countersues Qualcomm in battery life stoush

Escalates patent war.
Nov 30 2017 11:26AM
US researchers unveil battery-free mobile phone

US researchers unveil battery-free mobile phone

Shooting for mass market adoption.
Aug 10 2017 6:37AM
Fire hazard prompts Panasonic Toughpad recall

Fire hazard prompts Panasonic Toughpad recall

Affects models sold over four-year period.
Apr 18 2017 10:21AM
Samsung will sell refurbished models of its fire-prone Note 7

Samsung will sell refurbished models of its fire-prone Note 7

But not in all markets.
Mar 28 2017 7:08AM
Passenger's headphones explode on Melbourne flight

Passenger's headphones explode on Melbourne flight

ATSB issues warning over battery-powered devices.
Mar 15 2017 11:00AM
Probe finds battery was main cause of Samsung Note 7 fires

Probe finds battery was main cause of Samsung Note 7 fires

Official results to be announced in coming weeks.
Jan 16 2017 5:25PM
Apple blames iPhone 6s battery problems on "air"

Apple blames iPhone 6s battery problems on "air"

Shutdowns a result of manufacturing issue.
Dec 5 2016 9:26AM
Apple to replace dodgy iPhone 6s batteries

Apple to replace dodgy iPhone 6s batteries

But not a 'safety issue' like Note 7.
Nov 22 2016 10:29AM
Exploding battery reports delay new Galaxy Notes

Exploding battery reports delay new Galaxy Notes

Samsung undertaking quality tests.
Sep 1 2016 10:31AM
HP warns of notebook battery fire risk

HP warns of notebook battery fire risk

Fourth PC maker recall this year.
Jun 20 2016 12:13PM
Sony recalls Vaio batteries over fire fears

Sony recalls Vaio batteries over fire fears

Third recall from PC maker in a month.
Mar 4 2016 10:23AM
Toshiba issues big recall for laptop batteries over fire fears

Toshiba issues big recall for laptop batteries over fire fears

54 models affected.
Feb 12 2016 9:35AM
Apple patents portable fuel cell power supply

Apple patents portable fuel cell power supply

Aims to lengthen device life by days.
Mar 18 2015 9:42AM
Apple poaching auto engineers to build battery division

Apple poaching auto engineers to build battery division

Battery developer files lawsuit.
Feb 19 2015 4:34PM
Apple to replace faulty iPhone 5 batteries

Apple to replace faulty iPhone 5 batteries

Some devices failing to charge.
Aug 25 2014 3:14PM
ACMA tries to overrule ISPs on battery back-up

ACMA tries to overrule ISPs on battery back-up

Not in favour of self-regulatory model.
Nov 26 2013 4:01PM
Telstra to back up base stations with fuel cells

Telstra to back up base stations with fuel cells

New power source added to design standards.
Oct 31 2013 1:47PM
HP settles burning battery case

HP settles burning battery case

Pays $405,000, denies any wrongdoing.
Jan 25 2012 8:30AM
Apple recalls overheating iPod

Apple recalls overheating iPod

Likelihood increases with age.
Nov 15 2011 7:07AM
Apple to issue iPhone 4S battery fix

Apple to issue iPhone 4S battery fix

Addresses criticism.
Nov 4 2011 6:58AM

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