Apple Ships New, Un-Shocky USB Power Adapters

Less than a month after Apple initiated the recall process for its USB iPhone power adapters, customers are reporting that their replacements have been received. The original adapters had metal prongs that could break off and remain in a power outlet, which carried an electric shock risk. The new one looks exactly… » 10/06/08 11:25pm 10/06/08 11:25pm

Apple Recalls Ultracompact USB Power Adapter for the iPhone 3G

Apple has revealed that the tiny little USB power adapters that shipped with the iPhone 3G are potentially dangerous and must be recalled.
"Under certain conditions the new ultracompact Apple USB power adapter's metal prongs can break off and remain in a power outlet, creating a risk of electric shock. Users with…
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