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Bearclaw
08-29-06, 07:07 AM
About time they got together and figured this out for those batteries. It seem's like there catching on fire/blowing up everywhere now.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060828/ap_on_hi_te/notebook_batteries

During production of the Sony batteries, made by a unit in Japan, tiny metal shards got into cells and under some circumstances caused the batteries to short-circuit and even catch fire.