Was the Samsung Galaxy Note7 doomed from the start?

Was the Samsung Galaxy Note7 doomed from the start?

The Samsung Galaxy Note7.Image: brittany herbert/mashable There’s nothing funny about Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones inexplicably exploding and torching cars and burning people. And it’s definitely not a joking matter when their replacements, which are supposed to come with safe batteries, are catching on fire (like on a plane) as well. Whatever the real reason is […]

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Us Bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones From Airliners

Us Bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones From Airliners

A woman talking on her mobile phone walks past an advertisement promoting Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy Note 7 at company’s headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, October 11, 2016. (REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji) WASHINGTON The Transportation Department is issuing an emergency order banning passengers and flight crews from bringing Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones on airline flights in response to reports of […]

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Samsung Galaxy Note7 banned from U.S. flights

Samsung Galaxy Note7 banned from U.S. flights

Image: CRUSHADER/IMGUR The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) have banned all Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones from airline flights, including air cargo. The Note7 ban is effective on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 12:00 p.m. ET. SEE ALSO: How the push for thinner […]

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