1Will Notebook Battery Pack Recalls Breed New Battery Technology?
Dell on Aug. 14 recalled more than 4 million notebook battery packs, similar to whats shown here, used by machines such as its Latitude corporate notebooks and Inspiron consumer machines, citing fire hazard. The packs use Sony-made lithium-ion cel
2Will Notebook Battery Pack Recalls Breed New Battery Technology? – Apple Recall
Apple on Aug. 24 joined Dell in recalling battery packs. It pledged to replace 1.8 million Sony cell battery packs, similar to whats shown here, made for its PowerBook G4 and iBook G4 portable PCs, citing a risk of overheating.
UltraCell is one of several companies developing fuel cells to power notebook PCs. It has been sampling a fuel cell, pictured here, to customers. It plans to put the device into production in early 2007.