Unfastened Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th Gen screw poses fire hazard, leading to recall
A single unfastened screw is the difference between safe to use Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th Gen units and those you need to stop using immediately to have them inspected.
School district scraps $213K of Lenovo Chromebook N21, N22 for fire concerns
East Bridgewater public schools are switching to HP-made Chromebooks and iPads after some of the N21 and N22 laptops started smoking and sparking.
NVIDIA Shield adapter recall affects units with European plug heads
If you use a “duck plug” head on your AC adapter for that NVIDIA Shield, Shield TV or got it from a charger kit, get a free replacement unit, stat.
Galaxy Note 7 refurb leaked in Vietnam, release imminent
Several elements of Samsung’s scheme to bring back the Galaxy Note 7 have been shown off in leaked photos of the device in Vietnam.
Samsung dissects Galaxy Note 7 cause of death
The failure points center around the battery: missing insulation tape which was thin to begin with and extremely tight design tolerances contributed.
Verizon Galaxy Note 7 users who bypass stop-charge update will soon face no kid gloves
The owners of the recalled phone number in the thousands. And after such a drawn out take-in process, the network has decided to play tough with them.
US Galaxy Note 7 won’t charge starting December 15
One Galaxy Note 7 on US Cellular received a message telling about an update from Samsung that will prevent the device from charging at all.
Samsung needs crisis management plan, “push for innovation” says co-CEO
The road to the Galaxy S8 and repair of reputation is through looking back, figuring out what to do if the next Note 7 explodes and innovation.
Galaxy Note 7 aftermath: lowest Samsung profits in two years, worst mobile quarter in nearly eight
Samsung’s full Galaxy Note 7-afflicted Q3 2016 financial scores are in, and yes, they’re just as bad as you imagine.
Samsung estimates direct and indirect Galaxy Note 7 losses at $5.3 billion through Q1 2017
After a direct hit of $2.3 billion to Q3 2016 profits, Samsung expects the Galaxy Note 7 discontinuation to cost it an extra $3B by March 2017.
Samsung Mobile president apologizes for Note 7 debacle
Batteries in the Galaxy Note 7 have been exploding for weeks and it took until today for the chief of Samsung’s mobile division to publicly apologize.
A smattering of shady Galaxy S8 specs from Weibo, including a 30-megapixel camera
We cast shade, doubt, fear and undying hope that the numbers we see on this very suspect spec list for the Galaxy S8 be true.
Galaxy Note 7 US exchanges now in full swing, Verizon and Sprint even reboot sales
Things are finally looking up for Samsung in the Galaxy Note 7 recall saga, with US replacement devices now available everywhere.
Samsung Galaxy S7 now caught on camera randomly exploding in public
The circumstances of the latest Samsung phone exploding incident are odd, to say the least, despite the Galaxy S7 being filmed when catching fire.
Six-year-old had Galaxy Core Prime explode in his hand, not Note 7
The Galaxy Note 7 may be giving Samsung some problems with its battery, but this one case of the Galaxy Core Prime shouldn’t be too worrisome.