Apple Recalls the First Gen iPod Nano Over Toasty Battery Issues

Apple hasn't been having the best couple of weeks recently. The iPhone 4S' battery woes have been a big issue, and the iOS 5.01 update they released to remedy the problem seems to have opened an entirely new can of worms. But now it's come to light that the company has also recalled the first generation iPod Nano over… »11/12/11 9:00am11/12/11 9:00am

Toyota President "Absolutely Confident" That Electronics Aren't Cause of Acceleration Problems

We've heard Steve Woz talk about the acceleration issue with his Prius and our friends at Jalopnik have been covering Toyota's whole recall mess. The entire time software and electronics were blamed for the issues, but now Toyota President Akio Toyoda is telling the House oversight committee that "he is "absolutely… »2/24/10 4:01pm2/24/10 4:01pm

Sony Recalls 69,000 Vaio AC Adapters Because of Shock Hazards

Sony is recalling around 69,000 VGP-AC19V17 AC Adapters used in Vaio all-in-one desktop computers (VGC-LT series and VGC-JS2 series) and docking stations (VGP-PRBX1 and VGP-PRFE1). Apparently, four reports of adapters short circuiting has alerted Sony to a weakness in the insulation, which could pose a shock hazard.… »10/28/09 3:12pm10/28/09 3:12pm