Hot on the heels of the Samsung combustible battery, comes Apple's defective iPhone 6S battery. In response to a rising tide of frustration, Apple has this week agreed to replace batteries for Australian users.
Samsung Australia has stepped up its recall of Galaxy Note7 devices telling users to turn off their device immediately, after a reported fire in a Perth hotel.
Panasonic, Toshiba and Apple issue global recalls of laptop accessories Panasonic Panasonic is recalling the rechargeable battery pack sold with certain models of its CF-S10 ruggedised laptop, over concerns it could cause the device to catch on fire.
Apple has recalled millions of wall plug adaptors worldwide due to a small risk of electric shock should the product be broken.
Microsoft will replace 285,000 power cords in Australia, free-of-charge. The replacement comes after last week's announcement of a global recall of the AC power cords for the Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2, and Surface Pro 3 purchased prior to July 2015.