Florida Resident’s Apple AirPod Catches Fire and Explodes; Apple Said to Be Investigating the Matter

In a reminder of the Galaxy Note 7 debacle, a Florida resident’s Apple AirPod (right bud) caught fire and exploded, the media reported.

“Jason Colon of Tampa, Florida was listening to a dance mix at LA Fitness in St. Petersburg when he noticed something strange.

“He saw white smoke billowing out and left the AirPods on a piece of workout equipment and got help,” NBC-affiliated channel WFLA-TV reported late on February 9.

“I did not see it happen,