Samsung Extends Galaxy Note 7 Refund Period in South Korea - Wall Street Journal

Some U.S. customers expressed frustration over Samsung Electronics Co.'s handling of the recall of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, while regulators in the company's home country, South Korea, ordered it to extend the refund period there and beef up ...

New Galaxy S8 Rumor Highlights Samsung's Risky Decision - Forbes

Following the saga of the exploding batteries with the Note 7, including a global recall that could cost upwards of one billion dollars and a loss of sales that could cut the estimated volumes of the Note 7 by half, Samsung will be looking towards its ...

Samsung Users Not Likely To Switch - PYMNTS.com

Samsung's recent travails with the exploding batteries in its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones caused speculation that disgruntled Android users might switch to iPhones, particularly with the media hype surrounding the launch of the iPhone 7. But as Samsung ...

Samsung's Fires Unlikely to Warm Apple - Wall Street Journal

The iPhone's prime competitor has stumbled at an inopportune time, but the dynamics of the smartphone business are such that Samsung's loss is unlikely to be Apple's gain. Samsung is scrambling to replace millions of units of its Galaxy Note 7 ...

Facebook drone accident under investigation - CNET

The social network's mission to connect more people to the internet via drones has hit a snag, right as the broadband space... Play video. Video: Facebook needs you to fight fake news. Facebook needs you to fight fake news. 1:50 November 21, 2016.

Samsung Europe executive sees Note 7 across region by late November - Reuters

A woman speaks on an Apple phone as she passes an advert for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 in London, Britain, September 2, 2016. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor/File Photo. By Eric Auchard | FRANKFURT. FRANKFURT Samsung Electronics aims to ...

Biz Break: Galaxy Note 7 phones are back; what's coming and going at Netflix - The Mercury News

In this July 28, 2016, file photo, a screen magnification feature of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is demonstrated, in New York. Mobile phone carriers such as Verizon and Sprint have begun stocking replacements for the Galaxy Note 7 phones involved with a ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Sales To Resume Mid-October In Canada - Android Headlines

The year 2016 is likely to be known as the great Samsung Galaxy Note 7 meltdown. What a customer relations nightmare this has become, although nobody will know the true extent of the damage until Samsung releases its third and fourth quarter statements.

Replacement Programme for Samsung Galaxy Note 7 - Gulf Times

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in collaboration with Samsung, has announced the launch of the Replacement Programme for Samsung Galaxy Note 7. The initiative covers devices sold before September 15 and start with model number ...

Samsung hounds Samsung Galaxy Note 7 owners to return their devices - USA TODAY

SAN FRANCISCO — Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 problem has burned it in the stock market and among some smartphone users, but a strong pivot into crisis management could minimize the damage. The South Korean electronics giant's evolving strategy in ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Owners Report Phone Exchange Program Not Going So Well - The Consumerist

Nobody really wants their pocket to explode or their purse to catch fire. That's bad. So owners of defective Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones, which have a manufacturing defect in the battery that can lead it to catch fire or explode, have been told to ...

Man's Samsung Galaxy phone explodes 'like a firework' just INCHES from his face while he's sleeping in bed - Mirror.co.uk

A man's Samsung Galaxy Note 7 exploded next to his bed "like a firework" leaving his room filled with smoke. Darren Healy jolted awake to the terrifying sound of his phone exploding just inches from his face. He said: “I went to bed and next thing I ...

New setting allows defective Galaxy Note 7 devices charge to 80% - Phandroid.com

After the recall on the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung announced an update for devices that would do one of two things. For devices not affected by the recall, the battery indicator turns green. Those affected by the recall have a new toggle switch in the ...

Samsung reveals 'false' reports of Galaxy Note 7 fires - TrustedReviews

Samsung has lifted the lid on dodgy reports from users claiming that their Galaxy Note 7 handsets caught fire. According to ZDnet, Samsung has received a total of 26 “false reports” from apparent Note 7 customers since the global recall began on ...

Samsung Note 7 faces more battery checks in South Korea - CNET

In South Korea, Samsung sold more than 400,000 Galaxy Note 7 phones before the recall. Juan Garzón / CNET. The fallout over Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 phone continues, with a new agreement between the electronics company and the Korean Agency for ...

Is Android Nougat about to drop on Samsung's Galaxy S7? - Digital Spy

While Apple and its users are currently living in a bubble of smooth rollouts of new software, Android users are left waiting for the arrival of Android 7.0 Nougat. The new OS dropped around a month ago onto Nexus devices, but the rest of the community ...

70% Of Canadian Galaxy Note 7 Users Have Heeded The Recall - Android Headlines

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 global recall is definitely a hot topic at the moment, with the South Korean company having already launched its exchange program in regions such as South Korea and the US. This recall was first announced after numerous ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 software update: More than just a green battery icon - ZDNet

It turns out that Samsung included more goodies in its Note 7 software update. The day after picking up my coral blue Note 7 from T-Mobile, a 404.67MB update appeared. We heard that this update was designed to change the battery icon from white to ...

Authorities In Korea Order Samsung To X-Ray New Galaxy Note 7 Batteries - The Consumerist

Samsung has now shipped out some replacement devices for recalled Galaxy Note 7 phones, with enough new phones to replace maybe half of the 1 million phones sold in the United States so far. Meanwhile, in Samsung's home country of South Korea, the ...

Social Cues: Samsung seeks to turn over a new leaf as fall begins - CNET

A new batch of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices have arrived in the US to replace those with a tendency to explode. Crushader/Imgur. Facebook and Twitter are welcoming fall, along with a half-million replacements for the potentially explosive Samsung ...