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Samsung Australia Will Start Replacing Note 7 Handsets September 21

09/09/2016, A week ago, Samsung officially announced that they would be recalling the Galaxy Note 7 in the wake of a series of reports of batteries exploding. In the US, Samsung launched an exchange program in which customers could either return their handsets in...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Might Not Have A Flat Screen Variant

09/09/2016, Prior to the Galaxy Note 7’s launch, Samsung has been sort of experimenting and testing the waters with its curved displays. For example they offered customers the choice between a regular flat screen smartphone, or one with curved edges, but then the...

FAA Issues Statement On Galaxy Note 7 On Flights

09/08/2016, A couple of days ago, it was reported that the FAA was considering the idea of banning the Galaxy Note 7 on board flights in the US due to the phones being recalled for exploding batteries. Now it looks like the agency has come forward with an official...

Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 Clamshell Is Official

09/08/2016, It has been rumored that Samsung is working on a smartphone with a flip display. This isn’t the first time that the company has launched such a product as they have launched flip Android smartphones in the past, although in 2016 we really have to wonder...

Florida Couple Says Galaxy Note 7 Set Their Jeep On Fire

09/08/2016, Reports of the Galaxy Note 7’s battery exploding continue to filter in even as Samsung has recalled the device because of this issue. A couple of days ago there was a report out of Australia where the battery exploded and caused $1,400 worth of...

Samsung Gives Free Gear VR For Galaxy Note 7 Delay In India

09/08/2016, Samsung issued a global recall of the Galaxy Note 7 even before it started shipping the new flagship in India which is the only reason why there have been no reports of the Galaxy Note 7 exploding in that country. The recall has forced Samsung to push...

Australian Airlines Ban Galaxy Note 7 Use On Their Planes

09/08/2016, Yesterday we reported that the FAA was considering banning the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 from being brought on board flights in the US. For those wondering why, it is because of a battery issue with the phone which last we heard, was causing quite a few...

Galaxy Note 7 May Have Set A Man’s House On Fire

09/07/2016, The bad press cycle continues for Samsung as it tries to deal with the massive recall of the Galaxy Note 7. A new report from Horry County, SC brings us the story of Wesley Hartzog who plugged in his Galaxy Note 7 and then went outside for a couple of...

FAA Considering Banning The Galaxy Note 7 From Planes

09/07/2016, By now many of you guys would have heard the news that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is currently experiencing a spate of battery explosions. Thankfully the number of phones that have been reported to have exploded is but a fraction of the overall phones...

Samsung Patents Handset That Can Run Both Android And Windows

09/06/2016, PCs with dual-boot functionality are not a new concept. Many have tried creating products that run two operating systems out of the box but these products haven’t really caught on with the masses. Perhaps Samsung might fare better. It has been...

Apple Boosting iPhone 7 Production In Wake Of Galaxy Note 7 Recall

09/06/2016, As many of you guys might have heard by now, Samsung has officially begun to recall the Galaxy Note 7 following several instances of the phone’s battery exploding. In the wake of this setback that Samsung is experiencing, a report from DigiTimes is...

Galaxy Note 7 Recall Said To Cost Samsung $1 Billion

09/06/2016, When the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was launched, it was met with high praise and many had said that this was an Android phone done right. We suppose over the years of launching Galaxy Note handsets, Samsung would have eventually perfected their creation, but...