Apple has announced a recall of 1.8 million Sony lithium-ion batteries, supplied with some iBook G4 and PowerBook G4 notebooks. Here’s an article with details about today’s announcement.
Other manufacturers used the same batteries – this may not be the end of the recalls.
When Dell announced its recall, analysts speculated that Dell’s reputation would be battered. Now it looks like Dell may escape unscathed; it acted quickly and this is obviously not a problem caused by Dell.