Defects

06.14.07
Microsoft responds to European inquiry on scratched 360 discs
06.14.07

Microsoft responds to European inquiry on scratched 360 discs

Even though Microsoft seems to be dragging its feet when it comes to addressing the EU's anti-trust...

By Evan Blass,   06.14.07
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05.24.07
Microsoft, Wal-Mart sued over baby's death
05.24.07

Microsoft, Wal-Mart sued over baby's death

While the figurative jury is still out as to whether video games harm our youth by inciting them to...

By Evan Blass,   05.24.07
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03.05.07
Belkin replaces defective iPod remotes
03.05.07

Belkin replaces defective iPod remotes

After some Canadian customers reported technical issues with the remote control packaged with their...

By E. Sadun,   03.05.07
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08.16.06
Dell recall prompts inquiry into all Sony laptop batteries
08.16.06

Dell recall prompts inquiry into all Sony laptop batteries

Just as we suspected, Dell may not be the only manufacturer recalling countless batteries due to fir...

By Evan Blass,   08.16.06
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08.02.06
PowerBook G4 plays the flame game too
08.02.06

PowerBook G4 plays the flame game too

Looks like someone at a Norwegian design firm forgot to trade in his PowerBook G4 battery during la...

By Evan Blass,   08.02.06
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07.28.06
Another Dell laptop ignites
07.28.06

Another Dell laptop ignites

Today's "Dell laptop bursts into flames" story brought to you by "Henrik the Automation Engineer" o...

By Evan Blass,   07.28.06
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07.26.06
Apple admitting, repairing laptop whining and discoloration problems
07.26.06

Apple admitting, repairing laptop whining and discoloration problems

Always the good corporate citizen -- well, maybe not always -- Apple has finally fessed up to both...

By Evan Blass,   07.26.06
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07.21.06
Samsung BD-P1000 shipping with picture-degrading chip
07.21.06

Samsung BD-P1000 shipping with picture-degrading chip

If you shelled out over $1,000 for Samsung's BD-P1000 Blu-ray player only to discover that the pict...

By Evan Blass,   07.21.06
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06.13.06
White MacBooks showing premature discoloration?
06.13.06

White MacBooks showing premature discoloration?

It's not uncommon for electronics -- and especially laptops -- to begin showing some discoloration...

By Evan Blass,   06.13.06
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