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BREAKING NEWS: Apple recalls 1.1 million batteries

apple recall batteriesCNN is reporting Apple, who, like Dell, relies on Sony-manufactured batteries, is jumping on the recall wagon and recalling a whopping 1.1 million of the fire-prone beasties. There's no link yet on CNN's site, but here's the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's page on the matter. Just when you think Sony couldn't get any worse... And weren't we all so smug when we heard about Dell's misfortune?

UPDATE: This covers G4-based iBooks and PowerBooks only at this point.

[Thanks to everyone who sent this in, although I happened upon it at CNN first]

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CNN is reporting Apple, who, like Dell, relies on Sony-manufactured batteries, is jumping on the recall wagon and recalling a whopping 1.1...