When Tina McChristian was driving with her granddaughter, her Kyocera phone started to sizzle and then exploded, propelling the battery in to her granddaughter's car seat, according to the Wireless Consumers Alliance
- and it's not just an isolated incident. Granted, we found out that the Korean man was killed not by his exploding cell phone but by a coworker
. Even if it's infrequent in nature, especially considering the millions and millions of people with cell phones, an exploding cell phone can still be traumatic.
Cell phones are one home electronic that can go awry...throw in desktops, notebook computers, external hard drives, kitchen appliances, and we're sure you've got stories. What's the worst home tech disaster you've experienced?
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