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Nvidia recalls all Shield tablets due to battery fire fears

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Nvidia Corp said it was recalling its Shield 8-inch tablets in the United States as the battery in these devices can overheat, posing a fire hazard. 230 more words

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These tablets are being recalled because of a fire hazard

Nvidia is recalling Shield tablets over a potential fire hazard caused by overheating batteries, the graphics company announced Friday.

Nvidia has asked that customers stop using affected Shield tablets immediately, “except as needed to participate in the recall and back up data.” 68 more words

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NVIDIA voluntarily recalls 88,000 SHIELD tablets sold in the last 12 months

If you bought an NVIDIA SIELD tablet at any point between now and a year ago, you might want to take note: NVIDIA is voluntarily recalling all of these devices due to a problem with the battery which can cause it to overheat and potentially catch fire… 229 more words

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BMW & PG&E Are Paying $1500+ To Charge i3’s in Off Hours

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A year and a half pilot program is starting in California to encourage electric BMW i3 owners to charge them up in off-peak hours. To reduce stress on the power grid, BMW iChargeForward is giving incentives of up to $1540 in gift cards if owners don’t charge during high demand hours. 140 more words

Nvidia Issues Recall For Shield Tablets After Overheating Poses Fire Hazard

Nvidia is issuing a voluntary recall for its 8-inch Shield tablets after determining that they may, in fact, combust.

The company has learned that the battery in the device has the potential to overheat and catch fire, and thus Nvidia will be replacing the products with versions that don’t burst into flames. 135 more words

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Gigabyte P34G v2

This is my personal laptop that I bought when I was still working in Singapore. I like it because it is small, light and with a decent specification that can handle moderate gaming. 407 more words

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