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New Galaxy Note 7 fire raises worries Samsung didn't fix battery problems - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

A Chinese man's Galaxy Note 7 reportedly exploded on Monday morning, potentially signalling that batteries in newer versions of the phone still pose a risk. The incident (not pictured) happened less than 24 hours after getting the phone delivered from ...and more »

Why Samsung's recall of Galaxy smartphones threatens its universe - South China Morning Post

As exploding batteries force recall of flagship phone, can a rising star rethink company's business model to prevent an even bigger bang? By Geoffrey Cain. 26 Sep 2016 / UPDATED ON 11 Oct 2016. 0 Share. Share on Facebook; Share on Twitter; Share on ...and more »

Firefighting: Samsung recall threatens reputation, bottom line - Phys.Org

Exploding batteries and an embarrassing recall of a flagship gadget during a controversial, closely-watched leadership transition—it's been a bad year for Samsung, and analysts warn the trouble isn't over yet. With ever-fiercer competition in the ...and more »

There are reports of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones still catching fire in China - Business Insider

"We are currently contacting the customer and will conduct a thorough examination of the device in question once we receive it," Samsung told Business Insider in a statement. Samsung has said the battery issue didn't affect Note 7 phones sold in China ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy customers heating up over phone exchange - ConsumerAffairs

ConsumerAffairs' founder and former editor, Jim Hood formerly headed Associated Press Broadcast News, directing coverage of major news events worldwide. He also served as Senior Vice President of United Press International and was the founder and ...and more »

Samsung customer says his new Note 7 phone burst into flames - CNNMoney

A new Galaxy Note 7, bought this week in China, burst into flames while charging, its owner told CNNMoney. Hui Renjie, a 25-year old tech worker, said he ordered his Samsung device on Sunday from online retailer JD.com. It was delivered the same day ...and more »

Samsung Files Patent for 3D Touch Copycat Feature while Apple looks to Challenge the Galaxy Note for Pros - Patently Apple

Ever since Apple introduced 3D Touch on the iPhone 6s there's been speculation that Samsung would eventually copy this Apple feature. Apple released their 3D touch on September 9, 2015. A Month later Synaptics announced their new Android solution to ...and more »

6-in-10 punters return their self-destructing Samsung Galaxy Note 7 - The Register

Just over three weeks after announcing a global Galaxy Note 7 recall, Samsung says six out of ten owners in the US and South Korea have returned their potentially exploding phablets. The numbers are even higher in Singapore, where 80 per cent of owners ...and more »

Bangladesh issues warning over Samsung Galaxy Note 7 in aircrafts - Dhaka Tribune

Civil Aviation Authority, Bangladesh (CAAB) has cautioned 29 airlines operating in Bangladesh over travellers carrying Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, which were recalled by the company over complaints of catching fire. The recent CAAB warning says ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Replacement Still Problematic? Users Complain Over New Battery Issues - International Business Times

Galaxy Note 7 replacement New battery issues are reportedly plaguing Galaxy Note 7 replacement handsets. Photo: Getty Images/George Frey. Despite Samsung's best efforts in containing its problem that sprang from the faulty batteries of its Galaxy Note ...and more »