Tech news tagged ‘lithium ion batteries’

Boeing 787 Dreamliner lithium-ion battery problems

Thanks to The Guardian for providing an interesting interactive graphic of the recent Dreamliner aircraft problems. For those not aware of recent developments, a fire broke out on a Japan Airlines plane in Boston, after it had landed (and passengers had disembarked). The BBC reported that the fire started after…

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Cracked Toilet Seat Causes Near Calamity in the Loo

Warning: This article may contain content that is not safe for work! Just recently my significant other was going about his business in the loo when suddenly he felt an ominous movement directly beneath him. Understandably perturbed, he investigated further and discovered a radial crack in the wood composite toilet…

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