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  •  indeed. (0+ / 0-)

    and they used litium-ion batteries...I'm not an expert obviously, but geeze, I use chiller pads on my laptop, which has a litium-ion battery, so it doesn't fry everything.

    and my cellphone...

    just a little bit bored.

    by terrypinder on Fri Jan 25, 2013 at 10:35:04 AM PST

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    •  I think the chiller pad keeps (2+ / 0-)
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      Subterranean, DixieDishrag

      the CPU, not the battery, from frying things in your lap.  

      Except, maybe, when the battery catches fire, but that problem looks like it's been solved.

      Planning a vacation or convention in Arizona? Come to Palm Springs instead! Same desert weather, none of the smog, traffic and bigotry.

      by grey skies turning to blue on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 05:30:37 AM PST

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