Samsung India Confirms Galaxy Note 7 Units Bought Overseas are Eligible for Refund

Samsung India has confirmed that it will refund consumers who bought the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones outside the country. However, they will need to initiate the refund process before November 1. “Consumers who have purchased Galaxy Note 7 from overseas are eligible for refund. They need to bring the invoice to the nearest service centre… Read More Samsung India Confirms Galaxy Note 7 Units Bought Overseas are Eligible for Refund

Google Pixel Positive Reviews Take Alphabet Shares to Record High

  Alphabet Inc. shares hit a record high on Tuesday after mostly positive reviews for its new Pixel phones, the first line of phones designed in-house by its Google unit. The Mountain View, California-based company’s stock gained 2.5 percent to $826.85 at 2:43 p.m. in New York, after earlier reaching $828, the highest price since… Read More Google Pixel Positive Reviews Take Alphabet Shares to Record High

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: airlines across Asia, the US and Europe ban exploding smartphone

Airlines around the world have now banned Samsung’s troubled Galaxy Note 7 smartphone over the fire risks posed by the device’s lithium-ion battery. Following a ban by the US Federal Aviation Authority, Japan’s transport ministry ordered airlines to completely ban the Note 7 from flights, including the country’s largest operators All Nippon Airways and Japan… Read More Samsung Galaxy Note 7: airlines across Asia, the US and Europe ban exploding smartphone

Samsung opens airport booths for users to hand in Galaxy Note 7 phones

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 is now banned on so many airlines worldwide that the company is opening up stalls inside airports to let owners swap or get a refund for the phablet before boarding their flight. The booths are opening in airports around the world, including Australia and South Korea, following the ban of the… Read More Samsung opens airport booths for users to hand in Galaxy Note 7 phones

Here’s How Samsung Plans to Compensate Galaxy Note 7 Components Suppliers

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday it will compensate component suppliers for the discontinued Galaxy Note 7 smartphones and consider giving them orders for other models to cushion the blow. The world’s top smartphone maker said it would fully pay for unused Galaxy Note 7 parts that have already been manufactured, compensate suppliers for… Read More Here’s How Samsung Plans to Compensate Galaxy Note 7 Components Suppliers

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Now Available SIM-Free and Unlocked in the US

Apple has kicked-off selling the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus as SIM-free (also known as contract-free) and unlocked options in the US. Interested consumers in the US can now buy the SIM-free iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus from physical stores as well as online stores including Apple Store. For those unaware, Apple usually… Read More iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Now Available SIM-Free and Unlocked in the US

Nokia D1C Is a 13.8-Inch Android Tablet, Suggests Latest Benchmark Listing

Nokia’s return to the smartphone market is eagerly awaited by everyone; this is precisely why the listing of company’s recently spotted D1C device on benchmark site GFX Bench is likely to disappoint many. As per the listing, the D1C is a 13.8-inch Android tablet, and not a smartphone as anticipated earlier. Earlier this month, the… Read More Nokia D1C Is a 13.8-Inch Android Tablet, Suggests Latest Benchmark Listing

BlackBerry DTEK60 Android Smartphone Up for Pre-Orders Ahead of Official Launch

BlackBerry late last month announced that it won’t make any smartphones and instead focus on its software business. The company said it would completely outsource smartphone design and production marketed under its brand. Now, the BlackBerry DTEK60 Android smartphone, which had leaked on several occasions earlier, has made it to the market via third-party retailers.… Read More BlackBerry DTEK60 Android Smartphone Up for Pre-Orders Ahead of Official Launch

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Caught Smoking on Home Security Camera

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been in the news for all the wrong reasons, and the company this week finally announced a halt to production and global sales of the smartphone due to safety concerns. Samsung further warned buyers to “power down and stop using the device (including replacements)” immediately, as they were fire… Read More Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Caught Smoking on Home Security Camera