Samsung tells Galaxy Note7 users to turn off their phones
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Replacements coming

Samsung has told Galaxy Note7 users to turn off their phones and go back to their old ones until the replacements show up.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall could cost $1 billion
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2.5 million phones being returned

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall sounds like one of the biggest in the last few years and it looks like the company has to recover as many as 2.5 million phones from its customers. This is likely to cost Samsung close to a billion dollars and it will eat up any potential profits it was making from these phones. 

Toshiba has major battery recall
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Friday, 01 April 2016 11:34

Toshiba has major battery recall


91,000 units faulty

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced a recall for battery packs in Toshiba laptops sold between June 2011 and January 2016.

Microsoft to recall Surface Pro 1, 2 and 3 chargers
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Set to announce free trade-in scheme on Friday

The folks in charge of manufacturing Microsoft’s A/C charging cable for the first three generations of its Surface Pro series apparently forgot to quality check for overheating issues.

Apple admits iPhone 6 cameras were broken
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Monday, 24 August 2015 13:10

Apple admits iPhone 6 cameras were broken


You got what you paid for

Fruity cargo cult Apple has finally admitted that its iPhone 6 Plus cameras were broken and has started a recall campaign.

Recalled Shield tablet replacements start showing up
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Throw the old one in the garbage

The potentially flaming battery on Shield tablet has caused Nvidia to replace most of its tablets in the world, and now the replacement tablets are starting to show up.

iPhone 5 bad battery recall may cost you
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Friday, 23 January 2015 09:49

iPhone 5 bad battery recall may cost you


First-hand experience

Back in August Apple called up a number of customers who bought iPhones between September 2012 and January 2013 to get a replacement battery.

Monday, 16 May 2011 13:15

RIM recalls tablets


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That was quick
Friday, 11 February 2011 10:11

Intel chipset bug to hit Nvidia and ATI hard

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Especially notebooks
Monday, 25 October 2010 09:28

New Shaun White for PS3 recalled

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Production error causes mayhem before release