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Fears among airlines about smartphone fires grows - but advice from regulators proves inconsistent - The Independent

Airlines flying to and from Britain are stepping up precautions to avoid an inflight fire starting with a smartphone. Following dozens of incidents in which the new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones have caught fire, the manufacturer has launched a recall ...and more »

Samsung Pay now lets you buy shopping using your eyes - Wired.co.uk

The latest update to Samsung Pay now lets owners pay for goods using their iris, after the technology was first made available with the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. Paying with the iris works in a similar way to fingerprint authentication. After a user ...and more »

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is officially back on sale - Business Insider

The Galaxy Note 7, Samsung's smartphone that had an unfortunate habit of exploding or setting on fire, is now back on sale, reports The Verge. The device was taken off the market after people complained on social media that some models were either ...and more »

Android 7.0 Nougat update to bring Note7's Grace UX to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge - GSMArena.com

Samsung is already testing Android 7.0 Nougat builds on the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, according to a report from a couple of days ago. But what is in the new software? Will you only find the improvements that Google's baked in, or is Samsung prepping some ...and more »

A new update to Samsung Pay lets you buy things using your eyes - Business Insider

Corey Protin/Tech Insider Samsung has just pushed a relatively large update to its mobile payment platform, Samsung Pay. The upgrade brings a handful of much-requested new features to the application, including the facility to pay for goods using your ...and more »

Go Exchange Your Explodey Galaxy Note 7 Right Now - Gizmodo

Samsung is rolling out mass quantities of replacement Galaxy Note 7 devices to carrier stores. The company says it has shipped more than 500,000 new Note 7 devices to carrier and retail stores and customers can go in for an exchange starting today. Go ...and more »

Samsung will keep hitting your recalled Galaxy Note 7 with notifications until you return it - The Next Web

Samsung has announced the rollout of a new software update for all variants of the Galaxy Note 7 sold in the United States. The upgrade will display a safety alert on all units subject to last week's recall. The notice will appear in a window every ...and more »

You Can Now Exchange Your Recalled Samsung Galaxy Note 7 - TIME

Samsung has shipped more than 500,000 replacement units of the Galaxy Note 7 to carrier and retail stores in the U.S., the company recently announced. The new phones are available for exchange at retail stores as of Wednesday, nearly a week after the ...and more »

Samsung will have 500000 Galaxy Note 7 replacements in stores Wednesday - CNET

Samsung will have enough Galaxy Note 7 phones in stores Wednesday to replace half of the devices recalled for a battery problem. Stores will have replacements for the rest of the affected phones by the end of the month. The South Korean company on ...and more »

The Note 7 Nightmare That Samsung Created - Forbes

In the week where the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus hit the retail shelves and then promptly sold out, Apple's main rival Samsung has had to deal with the increasingly caustic fallout from the flawed battery in the Galaxy Note 7 phablet. It wasn't meant ...and more »