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Is Samsung Really About to Kill Every Galaxy Note 7?

Do you remember when Google inserted a “kill switch” into Android phones so its programmers could sneak into your phone and destroy malware? Experts were concerned because these Android phone owners were not asked if they wanted Google to crack their phones and delete all their malware. The incident exposed questions about people’s rights when it comes to smartphones, and now Samsung is getting into the act. Is Samsung Going to Kill Every Galaxy Note 7 in the Country? On Friday December 16th, Samsung announced that it would release a patch to every Galaxy Note 7 in the United States. This patch would remove the phone’s ability to access cellular networks and it would prevent the phone from charging. This would effectively disable every Galaxy Note 7 that had not been collected under the recall. Samsung estimates that it’s collected about 93 percent of all Galaxy Note 7s thanks to…
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Can You Guess Why Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones Were Exploding?

It’s been a few months since Samsung had to discontinue its newest flagship smartphone only weeks after it debuted. Unfortunately, these phones were exploding and causing property damage and injuries. However, Samsung has yet to say why it’s latest smartphone was combusting. Now a new study could shed some light on the cause of this catastrophe. Why Were Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones Exploding? No one expected one of the top smartphone makers in the world to release a ticking time bomb as a product, but that’s what Samsung did. Its Galaxy Note 7—though highly reviewed—came with a fiery price tag. And when Samsung found out, the manufacturer issued an immediate recall. It’s now estimated that some 90 percent of these defective phones have been turned in, but we still don’t know what went wrong. Samsung has been very quiet about the reason this phone failed, so independent researchers have…
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Have You Heard What People Are Saying About These Massive Samsung Recalls?

It all went down in September. People all across America were shocked to find out that there was a problem with their brand-new Samsung phones. The darn things liked to blow up, and safety advocates wouldn’t let that slide. Before the month was out, the Galaxy Note 7 had been recalled and removed from the market. However, this wouldn’t be the only recall to hit Samsung this year. How Do These Samsung Recalls Make You Feel? It didn’t take long, but the other shoe dropped in November, when Samsung launched another huge recall. According to reports, phones weren’t the only Samsung items blowing up. Certain Samsung top-loading washers were vibrating so hard that they were breaking apart and hurting people. There were 733 reports of excessive vibration from these washers, and at least nine injuries were also reported. This led to 2.8 million washing machines being recalled just weeks after…
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