Samsung promises to explain what happened to the Note 7
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We are not saying Aliens but it was.... aliens

Samsung has said that it will announce this month the results of an investigation into what caused some of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire.

Exploding Note 7 did not help Apple
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Friday, 30 December 2016 11:40

Exploding Note 7 did not help Apple


Analyst angers the Tame Apple Press


NPD analyst Stephen Baker is off the Christmas Card list of the members of the Tame Apple Press which are furious that he made a comment saying that Apple had failed to capitalise on Samsung’s exploding Note 7.

Note 7 fiasco shows the scale of the failure of other brands
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10 percent of Note 7s are still outclassing rivals


After two months of an official global recall more one in ten of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 are still in use but they are still beating the competition

Samsung SDI tries to prove its batteries are safe
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Fallout from the Note fiasco

Although widely scape-goated for the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, Samsung’s battery division is quietly reassuring anxious clients which ironically include Apple that its batteries are safe.

Samsung is still the number one mobile maker
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Friday, 18 November 2016 12:36

Samsung is still the number one mobile maker


Apple did not cash in on Note 7 fiasco

Samsung Electronics is still the number one global seller of smartphones in spite of the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco.

Samsung has got 85 percent of its Note 7s back
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Wednesday, 09 November 2016 12:49

Samsung has got 85 percent of its Note 7s back


But 15 percent of owners  will not let them go


Samsung has said that it has replaced nearly 85 percent of Galaxy Note 7 devices through the company’s exchange program, with most customers opting to receive another Samsung smartphone.

Qualcomm might be hit by Note 7 fiasco
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Thursday, 03 November 2016 13:57

Qualcomm might be hit by Note 7 fiasco


But partners might save the day

Qualcomm has eventually admitted that the Note 7 cancelation will have an effect on business.

Note 7 unlikely to be recycled
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Tuesday, 01 November 2016 12:18

Note 7 unlikely to be recycled


Will  the planet suffer for Samsung’s mistake?


Samsung has not worked out what to do with all the Galaxy Note 7s which it has recalled and the fear is that it will be creating an environmental nightmare.

Samsung jumped to conclusions in the Note 7 fiasco
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Too quick to blame the battery

Samsung appeared to be a little too quick to blame the battery in the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco according to the Wall Street Journal.

Samsung S7 grows in popularity – in Korea
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Friday, 21 October 2016 12:10

Samsung S7 grows in popularity – in Korea


Defective Note 7 owners don't defect

Samsung Electronics' flagship handset Galaxy S7 is regaining popularity as  Korea's best-selling smartphone, filling the void in sales left by the incredible melting Galaxy Note 7.