Tech > Laptops

Is Your MacBook Pro Allowed to Fly?

5 monthes ago   |   By PC Mag

The FAA implements a ban for some MacBook Pro laptops following Apple's voluntary recall due to faulty batteries that could pose a fire risk.
Read more ...

 

Apple's recalled MacBooks have been banned from flights

Apple's recalled MacBooks have been banned from flights

5 monthes ago   |   By Pocket-lint

Responding to Apple's move to recall some specific models of 15-inch MacBook Pro, the FAA has banned select models from flights, due to their batteries being a fire risk.
MacBook Pro battery recall: How to check if yours needs replacing
The FAA isn't the only organisation banning these laptops. According to Bloomberg , the European Union Aviation Safety Agency has also warned airlines about these models, leading to a handful of European airlines launching a blanket ban on all 15-inch MacBook Pros from 2015-2017. These airlines include Air Italy, Air Transat, Thomas Cook and TUI Group. That...
Read more ...

 

Some MacBook Pro models are now banned from US flights due to fire risk

Some MacBook Pro models are now banned from US flights due to fire risk

5 monthes ago   |   By TechRadar

Some MacBook Pro 15-inch models have been branded a fire risk by the US Federal Aviation Administration , and therefore you won't be able to take them on board an airplane. You may remember that back in June, Apple initiated a recall for certain MacBook Pro 15-inch laptops sold between September 2015 and February 2017 for a battery replacement. At the time, the company noted that these portables could contain a battery that might overheat and pose a ‘safety risk'.
MacBooks with 5G to arrive in 2020? How to reset a MacBook Pro Check out all the best cheap MacBook Pro deals
This affected a...
Read more ...

 

Some Macbook Pro models banned from flights in the US due to battery fire risk

Some Macbook Pro models banned from flights in the US due to battery fire risk

5 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

Apple has warned that the MacBook Pro units are susceptible to overheating
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Laptops      Apple      Apple MacBook Pro 15-Inch      News      Flight      US      Companies      Technology  


Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 2 release date, news and updates

Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 2 release date, news and updates

Since its launch in 2017, Fortnite has been a worldwide phenomenon and its headline-making move into a second chapter in October 2019 was only further confirmation of that... Read more ...

Fortnite Chapter 2's second season now has a launch date

Fortnite Chapter 2's second season now has a launch date

Epic Games has confirmed that the long first season of Fortnite Chapter 2 will soon be coming to an end. In an official blog post , Epic stated that the second season of... Read more ...

Is This an Ad? Google's Search Redesign Makes It Hard to Tell

Is This an Ad? Google's Search Redesign Makes It Hard to Tell

A main complaint is how the new layout makes it harder to distinguish between ads and organic results at a glance. Google says it will make further tweaks to avoid confusion. Read more ...

Metropolitan Police to make '81% inaccurate' live facial recognition operational

Metropolitan Police to make '81% inaccurate' live facial recognition operational

The Metropolitan Police is to begin using its controversial live facial recognition technology on a standard basis, despite concerns about the impact of the surveillance... Read more ...

Best Super Bowl TV deals 2020: 4K and OLED TV bargains

Best Super Bowl TV deals 2020: 4K and OLED TV bargains

The best TV deals for the Super Bowl from Amazon, Best Buy and Walmart, from 50 inch to 70 inch, 4K, OLED and Roku TVs Read more ...

Fortnite: Chapter 2's next season delayed again, it seems

Fortnite: Chapter 2's next season delayed again, it seems

It seems the Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 2 release date could have been pushed back again. Season one of the battle royale game's second chapter was already extended by developer... Read more ...

Met Police Rolls Out Live Facial Recognition - Information Commissioner...

Met Police Rolls Out Live Facial Recognition - Information Commissioner Gives Blessing

The UK's largest police force, the Metropolitan Police, says it has begun the operational use of Live Facial Recognition across the nation's capital - despite ongoing legal... Read more ...

The Star Wars: Episode 9 leak is real - now see 20 images of Colin...

The Star Wars: Episode 9 leak is real - now see 20 images of Colin Trevorrow's lost movie

We recently learned about a leaked script for Star Wars: Duel of the Fates , which was the rumored original title of Episode 9: The Rise of Skywalker back when it was the... Read more ...

When will Star Trek: Picard episode 2 be released?

When will Star Trek: Picard episode 2 be released?

Wondering when you can watch Star Trek: Picard episode 2? The newest series in the Star Trek universe releases every Thursday on CBS All Access in the US, and every Friday on... Read more ...

Apple Watch compatible gyms can now reward you with gift cards for working out

Apple Watch compatible gyms can now reward you with gift cards for working out

Do you use your Apple Watch at the gym? Soon you may be able to get a discounted membership or Apple gift cards just for reaching your goals. A new scheme called Apple Watch... Read more ...