• IPad battery almost exploded in Amsterdam Apple Store

    3 monthes ago - By SlashGear

    Although it may have tried to ignore its existence in a recent retrospective, the Galaxy Note 7 will forever remain Samsung's biggest mobile embarrassment. That's not to say, however, that it is the only one with a case of exploding devices. Even iPhones and iPads are not immune, though often less scandalous or less frequent. In one case in Amsterdam,...
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  • Overheating iPad battery forces evacuation of Dutch Apple Store

    Overheating iPad battery forces evacuation of Dutch Apple Store

    3 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    An overheated battery packed inside an Apple iPad tablet forced the evacuation of customers inside an Apple Store located in Amsterdam. The tablet was placed inside a bin filled with sand, which apparently diffused the threat. While there were no signs of smoke (strange, considering this did take place in Amsterdam), three people complained of respiratory issues following the incident. At this point, it is unknown whether they were customers or employees.
    At 2:20pm local time , the fire department was already on the scene. By 3:00pm local time, ...
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