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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Canada bans Samsung Galaxy Note7 from all flights

Canada bans Samsung Galaxy Note7 from all flights

Image: Caribb via flickr The problem-plagued Samsung Galaxy Note7 has already been banned from all U.S. flights and now the country’s northern neighbor, Canada, has officially followed suit. SEE ALSO: Samsung to permanently stop production of Galaxy Note7 Transport Canada, the country’s official transportation organization, posted the notice on its website on Saturday, stating that […]

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More airlines are banning Samsung Galaxy Note7 from flights

More airlines are banning Samsung Galaxy Note7 from flights

Image: AP/composite More airlines are now banning Samsung’s Galaxy Note7 from flights after government-backed bans in the U.S. and Canada. SEE ALSO: Australia’s major airlines announce ban on Samsung Galaxy Note7 Carriers in Australia, Asia and Europe have announced bans that prohibit passengers from bringing the device on flights over fears that they could catch […]

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