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

A Note 7 user sent photos of his burned Note 7 to CNN Money, claiming he bought it this week. "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 ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy customers heating up over phone exchange - ConsumerAffairs

Recalls sound simple, but whether it's cars, infant strollers, or smartphones, too often they just don't work very well in practice. Take the recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, which has a bad habit of bursting into flames. The company said last week ...and more »

Another new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has caught fire - Cult of Mac

Samsung no doubt hoped its Galaxy Note 7 nightmares would be over when it completed its costly recall and reissue of the next-gen smartphones, after the first batch of units were reported as bursting into flames — and even torching one family's Jeep.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 »

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Recall Is Facing Problems In South Korea (SSNLF, AAPL) - Investopedia

This is one recall that Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd (SSNLF) might want to forget. According to a Friday report in the Wall Street Journal, the South Korean consumer electronics giant is having problems with a recall of its Note 7 devices in its home ...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 It was delivered the same day.and more »

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

For Samsung, the Galaxy smartphone was once an unlikely saviour. First released in 2009, this premium line brought the company out of a mud of obscure competitors and slung it into a duel with Apple. The world of tech entered a new epoch: these little ...and more »

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 »

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 »

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 »