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Galaxy Note 7 still being used by 'thousands' of this US carrier's customers - TechRadar;

Galaxy Note 7 still being used by 'thousands' of this US carrier's customers - TechRadar

TechRadarGalaxy Note 7 still being used by 'thousands' of this US carrier's customersTechRadarThe Samsung Galaxy Note 7 may have a reputation for, you know, exploding, but apparently that's not stopping "thousands" of customers of one US carrier from using the twice-recalled smartphone. Verizon provided the figure to Fortune, and while it's a ...and more »

Galaxy S8 Must Stop Fighting Samsung's Galaxy Note - Forbes;

Galaxy S8 Must Stop Fighting Samsung's Galaxy Note - Forbes

ForbesGalaxy S8 Must Stop Fighting Samsung's Galaxy NoteForbesIs Samsung's stylus coming to the Galaxy S8? The S-Pen has been one of the standout features of the South Korean's phablet since the first device was launched in 2011, it has helped define the Note range, and it remains a beloved peripheral to many.and more »

Verizon takes yet more evasive action as 'thousands' of customers refuse to give up their Note 7 - TechCrunch;

Verizon takes yet more evasive action as 'thousands' of customers refuse to give up their Note 7 - TechCrunch

TechCrunchVerizon takes yet more evasive action as 'thousands' of customers refuse to give up their Note 7TechCrunchIt was understandably difficult for Note 7 owners to abandon their device. After all, it was a well-received handset, save for…that one thing… Still, as Samsung has routinely reported, return rates have been high for the device. At last count, the ...and more »

Verizon prevents Galaxy Note 7 holdouts from making calls - Engadget;

Verizon prevents Galaxy Note 7 holdouts from making calls - Engadget

EngadgetVerizon prevents Galaxy Note 7 holdouts from making callsEngadgetWhen Verizon rolled out an update that disabled charging on remaining Galaxy Note 7 devices, that was all she wrote for the fire-prone smartphone, right? Apparently not. The carrier informs Fortune that there are still "thousands" of people still using ...and more »

Stubborn Verizon Galaxy Note 7 users won't turn in their phones - SlashGear;

Stubborn Verizon Galaxy Note 7 users won't turn in their phones - SlashGear

SlashGearStubborn Verizon Galaxy Note 7 users won't turn in their phonesSlashGearSome Galaxy Note 7 owners love their handsets, so much so that they've taken steps to dodge the killer update that would render the handset useless, and they continue to use the phone despite the risks. Verizon has revealed that “thousands” of its ...and more »

Verizon To Redirect Outgoing Calls Made On The Galaxy Note 7 - Ubergizmo;

Verizon To Redirect Outgoing Calls Made On The Galaxy Note 7 - Ubergizmo

UbergizmoVerizon To Redirect Outgoing Calls Made On The Galaxy Note 7Ubergizmogalaxy-note-7-design_05-black-camera When the three other major carriers in the US announced their plans to issue an update that would effectively disable the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, Verizon was the only carrier to not come on board with the plan.and more »

New Galaxy S8 Plus leak reveals some of the phone's best features - BGR;

New Galaxy S8 Plus leak reveals some of the phone's best features - BGR

BGRNew Galaxy S8 Plus leak reveals some of the phone's best featuresBGRAfter the many alleged Galaxy S8 case renders we saw last week, a brand new leak sheds more light on some of the features of the upcoming Galaxy S8 Plus — that's the rumored name of the bigger Galaxy S8 version this year. This time around, we're ...and more »

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Report Better Say More Than: 'It Was The Battery' - Forbes;

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Report Better Say More Than: 'It Was The Battery' - Forbes

ForbesSamsung's Galaxy Note 7 Report Better Say More Than: 'It Was The Battery'ForbesSometime in the next two weeks, Samsung will release its long-awaited report the company's $5.3 billion problem: the exploding Galaxy Note 7. And all the early leaks say the company will blame the batteries. Really? Well we didn't think it was the ...and more »

Verizon to redirect calls in last-ditch effort to deter Samsung Galaxy Note 7 users - AppleInsider (press release) (blog);

Verizon to redirect calls in last-ditch effort to deter Samsung Galaxy Note 7 users - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

AppleInsider (press release) (blog)Verizon to redirect calls in last-ditch effort to deter Samsung Galaxy Note 7 usersAppleInsider (press release) (blog)Verizon will soon take extreme steps to deal with the "thousands" of people on its network still using Samsung's fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 in spite of a recall and subsequent attempts to cripple the device, a report said on Tuesday. Owners of the fiery ...and more »

Galaxy S8: Latest Rumors and Leaks - Droid Life (press release) (blog);

Galaxy S8: Latest Rumors and Leaks - Droid Life (press release) (blog)

Droid Life (press release) (blog)Galaxy S8: Latest Rumors and LeaksDroid Life (press release) (blog)After having to recall the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung needs their next phone(s) to be a smashing success. Even though the Note 7 recall doesn't seem to have bankrupted the Korean electronics giant by any means, I can't imagine they aren't going to try to ...and more »

Exclusive: Thousands of Verizon Customers Won't Turn in Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones - Fortune;

Exclusive: Thousands of Verizon Customers Won't Turn in Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones - Fortune

FortuneExclusive: Thousands of Verizon Customers Won't Turn in Samsung Galaxy Note 7 PhonesFortuneSome people must still really, really love their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones—despite the device's flawed and dangerous design, which can cause the battery to catch fire. Verizon tells Fortune exclusively that "thousands" of its customers are still ...and more »

HTC U Ultra vs. Samsung Galaxy S7 edge - New Atlas;

HTC U Ultra vs. Samsung Galaxy S7 edge - New Atlas

New AtlasHTC U Ultra vs. Samsung Galaxy S7 edgeNew AtlasThrough the last few years, HTC has gradually faded from the mainstream smartphone spotlight: to the point where its 2017 flagship was introduced via remote live stream and will be sold online-only (quite a departure from the lavish launch events and ...and more »

Samsung's next Galaxy phone may be hiding in plain sight - Business Insider;

Samsung's next Galaxy phone may be hiding in plain sight - Business Insider

Business InsiderSamsung's next Galaxy phone may be hiding in plain sightBusiness InsiderUpdate: I added a screenshot from a separate video, also released by Samsung, showing a similar device. Samsung recently released a video found by Forbes that features a previously unseen, unreleased smartphone, which has some glaring similarities to ...and more »

Samsung launches Galaxy C9 Pro in India - GSMArena.com;

Samsung launches Galaxy C9 Pro in India - GSMArena.com

GSMArena.comSamsung launches Galaxy C9 Pro in IndiaGSMArena.comSamsung has launched the Galaxy C9 Pro in India. The phone is priced at INR 36,900 ($543) and will be available in the second half of February 2017, although pre-booking will begin on January 27, 2017. Those who pre-book will also get a one-time screen ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus dimensions made known - Android Community;

Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus dimensions made known - Android Community

Android CommunitySamsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus dimensions made knownAndroid CommunityFrom previous rumors and speculations, we're now seeing more 3D image renders of the upcoming Galaxy S8. We've seen the phone case images from a case maker last week based on early rumors and another set on an e-tailer's website. We also learned ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy S8 could launch on April 15 - Irish Examiner;

Samsung Galaxy S8 could launch on April 15 - Irish Examiner

Irish ExaminerSamsung Galaxy S8 could launch on April 15Irish ExaminerSamsung could launch the Galaxy S8 on April 15 at a special event in New York, according to an article from IT PRO (via Korean site ET News). Samsung Galaxy S8 could launch on April 15. The article refers to recent leaks from Samsung's home country of ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy S8 S Health App May Get Major Update - Tech Times;

Samsung Galaxy S8 S Health App May Get Major Update - Tech Times

Tech TimesSamsung Galaxy S8 S Health App May Get Major UpdateTech TimesSamsung Galaxy S8's launch may see the S Health app receive a few overhauls. Functionalities such as online payment of doctors' fees and video appointments could be integrated into the app. ( Răzvan Băltărețu| Flickr ). Samsung reportedly intends to ...and more »

Galaxy J7 Prime out now: 5 reasons you'll want one - SlashGear;

Galaxy J7 Prime out now: 5 reasons you'll want one - SlashGear

SlashGearGalaxy J7 Prime out now: 5 reasons you'll want oneSlashGearSupposing you're a consumer looking for a new smartphone and you've not already purchased a Galaxy S7, the Galaxy J7 Prime might be right up your alley. Today we're running down 5 reasons why a person might want this smartphone here in the first part ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy S8 to Be Present at MWC 2017, but It Won't Be Showcased - Rumor - Softpedia News;

Samsung Galaxy S8 to Be Present at MWC 2017, but It Won't Be Showcased - Rumor - Softpedia News

Softpedia NewsSamsung Galaxy S8 to Be Present at MWC 2017, but It Won't Be Showcased - RumorSoftpedia NewsWith all these rumors about the upcoming release of the Galaxy S8, it's hard to tell when the smartphone will be announced and when it will actually hit the shelves. One thing is clear, though, the date for the Galaxy S8's announcement is still a ...and more »

Report: Samsung probe blames Galaxy Note7 fires on faulty batteries - Greenbot;

Report: Samsung probe blames Galaxy Note7 fires on faulty batteries - Greenbot

GreenbotReport: Samsung probe blames Galaxy Note7 fires on faulty batteriesGreenbotThe company has reportedly concluded that the fires 'could not be explained by hardware design or software-related matters.' Email a friend. To. Use commas to separate multiple email addresses. From. Privacy Policy. Thank you. Your message has been ...and more »