Archive for the ‘General’ Category


Mar 01

Lenovo Recalls 100K Laptop Batteries


Well we’re still seeing problems with Lithium-ion batteries overheating, even ones on as small a scale as in laptop computers. It remains an issue for us folks hoping to ride a 160 HP electric car filled with 600 pounds of these puppies at > 55 mph.

Apparently if one of these batteries made by Sanyo is dropped on its edge it could catch fire.

Read more here.