Samsung's Galaxy S8 will reportedly have both a headphone jack and a desktop dock - The Verge

Information about the upcoming Galaxy S8 keeps leaking out at a steady pace, and now The Guardian has published a considerable amount of info on the phone gleaned from unnamed sources. First off, the phone is supposed to be announced in late March, ...

CPSC: Risk of Fire Is Real, And We Really Need To Modernize The Standards For Lithium-Ion Batteries - Consumerist

You're probably within the explosion radius of at least once device containing a rechargeable lithium-ion battery right now, maybe even holding it on your lap or close to your face. Elliot Kaye, chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission ...

Samsung could have handled the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco better, crisis managers say - Salon

Five months after reports emerged about spontaneously combusting Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, Samsung finally claimed full responsibility for its massive product-safety boondoggle that killed the company's latest premium handset just weeks after it was ...

Report: Snapdragon 835 will launch first in Galaxy S8, others have to wait - Greenbot

Fresh off its unveiling at CES earlier this month, we can hardly wait to get our hands on the first Snapdragon 835-powered smartphone, but it appears as though we might have to cool our heels a bit. A new report from Forbes suggests the new chip won't ...

A new leak just revealed pretty much everything about Samsung's next big smartphone, the Galaxy S8 - Business Insider

Citing "well-placed" sources, The Guardian just unleashed several details about Samsung's next big smartphone, the Galaxy S8, that reinforce the majority of rumors surrounding Samsung's upcoming flagship smartphone. Check out the latest report on what ...

Samsung Galaxy S8 to have bigger 'infinity' display, insiders say - The Guardian

The Galaxy S8 will be announced in late March and go on sale around 21 April. Photograph: Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on Pinterest · Share on ...

Samsung Looks to Repair Consumer Trust - Wall Street Journal

SEOUL—Samsung Electronics Co.'s apology and diagnosis of the Galaxy Note 7's battery problems marked the company's most concerted attempt to move past its biggest recent crisis, but concerns over product safety could continue to weigh on its brand.

Samsung Galaxy S8: What We Know - PC Magazine

Editor's Note: This story was updated on March 16 with more details. The Samsung Galaxy S8 will be one of the hottest phones of the year, and it's a critical one for Samsung. With the Galaxy Note 7 being pulled from the market (and many people ...

Samsung Blames Galaxy Note 7 Overheating on Problems at Suppliers - Wall Street Journal

SEOUL—Samsung Electronics Co. blamed the overheating of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on manufacturing and design problems but acknowledged that it hadn't determined the “root cause” of the failure, in the company's most comprehensive attempt to ...

Samsung Profits Jump 50 Percent Despite Turmoil - Newsweek

Samsung on Tuesday said it expects profit growth in 2017 despite challenges arising from political uncertainty, after record chip earnings glossed over the Note 7 smartphone fiasco in the fourth quarter. The South Korean tech giant and Apple rival is ...

Samsung's profits soared in 2016 but its exploding Note 7s hit mobile sales hard - Wired.co.uk

Despite exploding phones and corruption scandals, Samsung has reported its highest profit jump for three years. ADVERTISEMENT. The tech giant made an operating profit of 9.22 trillion won (£6.32 billion) on total revenue of 53.3 trillion won (£3.56 bn ...

Galaxy Note7's battery fiasco won't soon be forgotten - Computerworld

Victims who were burned by Samsung Galaxy Note7 devices that overheated or exploded won't soon forget, but Samsung clearly wants to move beyond the disaster and the recall of all 3 million of its Note7 smartphones. After months of investigations, the ...

Samsung has 'first dibs' on Snapdragon 835 chips for the Galaxy S8 - www.theinquirer.net

SAMSUNG IS REPORTEDLY HOARDING the first batch of Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chips, leaving rivals with last year's Snapdragon 821. So says a report at Forbes, which has heard from "industry insiders in Asia" that the Snapdragon 835 won't be ...

Samsung Electronics warns of political risks as chips boost fourth-quarter profit - Reuters

An exchanged Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note 7 is seen at the company's headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, October 13, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo. 1/2. left. right. The Samsung Notebook Odyssey gaming laptop is displayed during a ...

Samsung shrugs off exploding Galaxy Note 7 debacle as profits rocket - The National

Samsung Electronics has reported a 50 per cent jump in fourth-quarter profits despite the humiliating Galaxy Note 7 recall that hammered the reputation of the world's largest smartphone maker. The South Korean tech multinational took another blow when ...

Samsung: Why is it doing so well despite Galaxy Note 7 fiasco? - BBC News

Samsung Electronics saw profits surge 50% in the last three months of 2016, despite the Note 7 phone fiasco. The 9.2 trillion won ($7.2bn; £5.8bn) quarterly profit is the South Korean firm's highest since 2013. In October, the smartphone maker had to ...

Samsung is hoarding Qualcomm's supply of Snapdragon 835 chips until Galaxy S8 release - The Verge

A report from Forbes, corroborated by The Verge today, has revealed that Samsung is grabbing the lion's share of the first Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processors, and in the process forcing its competitors to use the older Snapdragon 821 chipset. Forbes ...

The LG G6 specs are unlikely to match the Samsung Galaxy S8 - TechRadar

The LG G6 specs are going to make it a mighty powerful phone when it launches on February 26, but don't expect it to set new performance records. This forthcoming Android Nougat smartphone will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chipset, ...

Samsung Reveals Cause of Galaxy Note7 Battery Fires, Explosions - eWeek

NEWS ANALYSIS: Samsung President DJ Koh described in detail the manufacturing defects in rechargeable batteries that caused some of its Galaxy Note7 big-screen smartphones to burn or explode. Samsung Note7 Defects. Samsung electronics has taken ...

Galaxy S8 reported to get first dibs on Snapdragon 835, LG G6 shipping w/ last year's Snapdragon 821 - 9 to 5 Google

During 2016, deciding which flagship smartphone to buy didn't come down to the specs, but to all the other factors at play. Why? Because just about every flagship last year shipped with the same specs. Between LG G5, Galaxy S7, and HTC 10, it was ...