Explodingbatteries

07.19.07
Toshiba waves the recall flag again on Sony laptop batteries
07.19.07

Toshiba waves the recall flag again on Sony laptop batteries

Groundhog's Day ain't got nothing on this. Yet again, we're faced with another recall on potentially...

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07.18.07
Counterfeit flashlight batteries recalled due to fire hazard
07.18.07

Counterfeit flashlight batteries recalled due to fire hazard

Unfortunately for those 4,400 or so owners of the Xenon Aluminum flashlight sold at Sportsman's Ware...

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07.05.07
Chinese welder killed by exploding cellphone battery
07.05.07

Chinese welder killed by exploding cellphone battery

It's all fun and games until someone gets hurt, and unfortunately, the latest case of exploding batt...

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07.05.07
Chinese welder killed by exploding cellphone battery
07.05.07

Chinese welder killed by exploding cellphone battery

It's all fun and games until someone gets hurt, and unfortunately, the latest case of exploding batt...

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04.16.07
The 2006 Engadget Awards: Vote for Worst Gadget of the Year
04.16.07

The 2006 Engadget Awards: Vote for Worst Gadget of the Year

Ready to get your hater on? We're at the end of the line, and your chance to cast your ballot for t...

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12.04.06
Sony prez: we were "slow to react" to exploding batteries
12.04.06

Sony prez: we were "slow to react" to exploding batteries

In what may be the biggest understatement of 2006, Ryoji Chubachi (pictured), president of Sony, tol...

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10.24.06
Sony apologizes for the "inconvenience" of battery recall
10.24.06

Sony apologizes for the "inconvenience" of battery recall

Oh Sony, perhaps your Sony Entertainment execs have convinced you that any press is good press, but...

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10.19.06
Sony battery recall approaches 10 million, costs mounting
10.19.06

Sony battery recall approaches 10 million, costs mounting

We've written so much on this Sony battery fiasco that we almost feel like we could just gather our...

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10.17.06
Sony recalls 300,000 of its own batteries; delays and financial woes through 2007
10.17.06

Sony recalls 300,000 of its own batteries; delays and financial woes through 2007

So it looks like Sony's battery fiasco will likely cause delays and high battery prices until June 2...

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