Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 28th Sep 2006 22:39 UTC, submitted by csynt
IBM Lenovo and IBM have announced a battery recall of Sony-made notebook batteries. "Lenovo and IBM Corporation, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and other regulatory agencies, have announced the voluntary recall of certain lithium-ion batteries manufactured by Sony Corporation. In the interest of public safety, Lenovo will offer customers free-of-charge replacement batteries for all recalled batteries." Apple, Dell, and Toshiba have all also recalled Sony batteries due to fire hazards.
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by csynt on Fri 29th Sep 2006 00:39 UTC
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It seems that this story will cost a lot to Sony..
Let's hope that any company take this as a good lesson and pay more attention to their product quality..

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RE: Quality
by twenex on Fri 29th Sep 2006 00:46 in reply to "Quality"
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I was about to say the same thing. Bad year for Sony. Doesn't make me happy about my plan to by a PS3, and I can safely say that I will NEVER "need a Wii".

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