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Can magnetism from a custom cooling pad interfere with the laptop?

I made a custom cooling pad for my laptop and want to connect the fan below my laptop with the help of tape to the vent at the bottom of my laptop. Can the magnetic waves produced by the fans motor ...
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MacBook Pro laptop cooling pad DIY

I'm planning to create my own cooling pad for my MacBook Pro (2011). Which is the better airflow direction - is it preferred to suck air away from the MacBook, or blow it towards the Mac?
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Single big fan vs. two small fans in a laptop cooler pad

Is it true to say that a single fan in the middle of the laptop cooler pad would be sufficient because the fan will "dissipate" the cooling air around? Or is it true that most of the dissipation ...
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Is there such a thing as a wireless laptop cooler?

I need a wireless laptop cooler (well I hate wires =D) I've searched around for quite a bit but there isn't one, before I continue searching (in vain) is there even such a thing?
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Are Laptop Cooling Accessories (Pads, external fans, etc.) Effective?

I am asking about the effectiveness of these: And/or add-on cooling fans like these: Should cheap ones be bought or are expensive ones are the way to go?
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Are Laptop Cooling Fans That Suck Hot Air From Vent Effective? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are Laptop Cooling Accessories (Pads, external fans, etc.) Effective? I am not talking about cooling pads, but cooling fans like these:
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Are netbook cooling pads really worth it? [closed]

I'm tempted to work with a cooling pad at home, since my netbook is my primary computer, and if you are following my questions I plan to buy a dual core netbook that I'll use as desktop most of the ...
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Non-USB powered laptop cooling pad?

On my laptop (el-cheapo but pretty good) I have all my 3 USB ports occupied by devices in use (external mouse, external keyboard, 3G internet/flash drive/external hard drive/etc). I want a cooling ...
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I need a cooling pad for Macbook Pro (non-unibody)

I am finding that my MBP (non-unibody) is running pretty hot and I believe it is starting to affect my battery's health. Can the community personally recommend some cooling pads either battery or usb ...