Samsung's unprecedented recall of the Galaxy Note 7

By Sam Byford on September 2, 2016 04:21 am Samsung has announced an unprecedented recall of the Galaxy Note 7 just weeks after launching the well-received smartphone. Sales have been halted globally, and over the coming weeks Samsung will issue replacements to anyone affected. The issue is related to the …

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LG's Amazon Echo lookalike now has built-in Alexa

LG’s SmartThinQ Hub, a speaker with smart home control, certainly looks a lot like an Amazon Echo, a similarity that only grows closer with the news from IFA that LG is adding Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant to the device. Amazon licenses the Alexa software as part of its Amazon Voice …

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US carriers suspend Galaxy Note 7 sales after Samsung recall

US carriers are taking swift action on the global recall of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 issued early this morning. Both Sprint and T-Mobile have announced that sales have been suspended as they work with Samsung to handle the recall process and take care of customers who’ve already purchased the Note 7. …

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Alphabet and Google’s very bad no good summer

Let’s review what’s been happening at Alphabet in the past months. We’ve been seeing a lot of bad news come out lately, and I figured it’s time to try to make sense of it all — or at least to put all of the bad news in one place. The …

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