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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 24, 2006
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Apple Computer’s recall of laptop computer batteries due to their overheating noted.

(Washington: Kevin Corke) The risk of fire caused by lithium ion batteries featured; cost to Sony from the Apple & Dell recalls cited. [US Consumer Product Safety Commission Julie VALLESE†- says these battery packs are very powerful.] [MSNBC.com technology correspondent Bob SULLIVAN†- says as we ask more of our gadgets we’re getting more risk.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Corke, Kevin
Duration:
00:02:00

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