Nintendo is Allegedly Recalling the Wii U From Major Retailers [Update]

December 20, 2016 1 min read


Update 12/21/2016: I was contacted by a representative of Best Buy Canada who told me that Nintendo hasn’t issued a recall of the Wii U. Why there is an apparent shortage or lack […]

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Samsung Runs Full-Page Newspaper Ads to Apologize for the Note 7

November 09, 2016 1 min read

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Samsung wants you to know it’s sorry about selling you that exploding phone. It’s so sorry that as America was obsessed with the run-up to the election, it took out full-page ads in […]

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 reportedly starts car fire

September 15, 2016 1 min read


As Samsung struggles with a widespread recall of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, more incidents are popping up that reaffirm the possible dangers issued by the company, including some major fires seemingly out […]

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Toshiba recalls 101,000 laptop batteries sold between 2011-2016

April 04, 2016 1 min read


Anyone who has purchased a Toshiba laptop between June 2011 and January 2016 in the US or Canada needs to check their model number. Toshiba is carrying out a huge battery recall totaling […]

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Chocolate recall: Mars and Snickers bars in Germany contain plastic (Updated)

February 23, 2016 1 min read


Update: It seems as though the problem isn’t limited to Germany. The Netherlands is also recalling chocolate bars, as is France. Update 2: Mars has now widened the recall to 55 countries, with […]

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Toyota recalls 625,000 hybrid vehicles that may shut down while being driven

July 15, 2015 1 min read


Car manufacturers really need to get on top of their software update systems and implement remote patching. Earlier this month Ford was forced to recall 432,000 vehicles due to a software bug that […]

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Ford recalls 432,000 vehicles with software bug that stops the engine turning off

July 06, 2015 1 min read


The vehicles in question are the 2015 Focus, C-MAX, and Escape models, and owners may not be able to switch their engines off.

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Kraft recalls 6.5 million boxes of Macaroni & Cheese (and metal)

March 18, 2015 1 min read


Are you a fan of Kraft’s Macaroni and Cheese dinners? Have you bought some recently and are looking forward to eating them? Well, stop and don’t. Kraft Foods Group has just issued a […]

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Sony warns users its Vaio Fit 11A may burst into flames

April 11, 2014 1 min read


If you own or have access to a Sony Vaio Fit 11A then you need to stop using it immediately, and stop anyone else using it, too. Sony has shipped over 25,000 units […]

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Voluntary recall for the FitBit Force started due to skin irritation

February 21, 2014 1 min read


After weeks of complaints surrounding a skin irritation on the wrist of new FitBit owners, the company has started a voluntary recall and has stopped selling the product for now. The FitBit Force […]

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Toyota recalls 1.9 million Prius to perform a 40 minute software update

February 12, 2014 1 min read


In this day and age of everything being connected, we expect software problems to be solved with a patch that we receive over the Internet. Japanese car manufacturer Toyota seems to have forgotten […]

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