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10.28.16
Lithium battery failure wipes out DARPA robot at NASA
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Lithium battery failure wipes out DARPA robot at NASA

Serves as a reminder to us all that we should probably read up on fire safety.

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10.11.16
NYT: Samsung engineers can't replicate Galaxy Note 7 problems
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NYT: Samsung engineers can't replicate Galaxy Note 7 problems

The manufacturer doesn't seem to know why its phones keep catching fire.

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10.11.16
Samsung ends production of the Galaxy Note 7 for good
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Samsung ends production of the Galaxy Note 7 for good

The smartphone's name is ruined after two recalls and numerous fires.

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10.09.16
Two more Galaxy Note 7 replacements caught fire (update: carrier responses)
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Two more Galaxy Note 7 replacements caught fire (update: carrier responses)

The phone's battery might be as unsafe as it was before the recall.

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09.03.16
How an argument led to the creation of a safer 'hoverboard'
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How an argument led to the creation of a safer 'hoverboard'

Hama's X Cruiser comes with a German-made battery that shouldn't explode. At least, that's the idea.

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