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All posts tagged "Samsung"

  • Lufthansa latest airline to ban Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones

    Samsung has recalled more than 2.5 million of the phones

    • Posted October 18, 2016
  • Gov’t Bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones from Airliners

    WASHINGTON – Passengers and flight crews will be banned from bringing Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on airline flights under an emergency order issued Friday by the Department of Transportation in response to reports of the phones...

    • Posted October 14, 2016
  • Samsung Note 7 Recall to Cost at Least $5.3 Billion

    SEOUL, South Korea – Samsung Electronics said Friday that the discontinuation of the Galaxy Note 7 would cost the company about $3 billion during the current and next quarters, bringing the total cost of the recall to at...

    • Posted October 14, 2016
  • Samsung Sends Fire-Proof Boxes for Galaxy Note 7 Returns

    SEOUL, South Korea – Samsung Electronics said Wednesday it is sending fire-resistant packages to its customers in the U.S. as a precaution against possible fires or explosions from Galaxy Note 7s they return to retailers. Samsung is...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
  • Samsung’s Smartphone Brand Takes Beating from Note 7 Fiasco

    SEOUL, South Korea – The fiasco of Samsung’s fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 smartphones – and Samsung’s stumbling response to the problem – has left consumers from Shanghai to New York reconsidering how they feel about the South...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
  • Samsung Woes Show How Dependent We’ve Become On Smartphones

    NEW YORK – Tethered as we are to our smartphones, Samsung asking users of its fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 to “power down and stop using the device” is not just an inconvenience. It’s crazy. Smartphones have become...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
  • US stock indexes head sharply lower; oil falls

    A batch of disappointing company earnings news helped put investors in a selling mood Tuesday, pulling U.S. stocks sharply lower. Health care companies led the broad market slide, which more than wiped out gains from the day...

    • Posted October 11, 2016
  • Samsung Scraps Note 7, So What Next for Consumers?

    NEW YORK – Samsung has officially scrapped the Note 7. So what’s next for consumers? Reports of battery fires first prompted a round of recalls and then exchanges for what the company said were safer devices. Then...

    • Posted October 11, 2016
  • Justices Raise Doubts About $399M Judgment Against Samsung

    WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court raised serious doubts Tuesday about a $399 million judgment against smartphone maker Samsung for illegally copying parts of the patented design of Apple’s iPhone. Justices hearing arguments in the long-running dispute seemed...

    • Posted October 11, 2016
  • Samsung Halts Sales of Galaxy Note 7 after New Troubles

    SEOUL, South Korea – Samsung Electronics said Tuesday that it is stopping production of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones permanently, a day after stopping global sales of the ill-fated devices amid reports that batteries were catching fire. The South...

    • Posted October 11, 2016