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Lyf Smartphone Allegedly Explodes; Reliance Retail Investigating

  A man claimed on a social media site Sunday that his 4G Lyf phone, sold by RIL’s retail arm Reliance Retail, allegedly burst into flames. The firm promised a thorough investigation in the matter. “My family had a narrow escape today after @reliancejio’s @Reliance_LYF phone exploded & burst into flames,” Tanvir Sadiq said on Twitter. He also posted a ... Read More »

Xiaomi Reportedly Investigating Recent Phone Explosion Cases; Will Offer Compensation

It seems explosions are becoming a bigger problem for smartphones in general. After Samsung’s fiasco with its new Galaxy Note 7, Xiaomi is the latest to join the club. Two cases of Mi smartphone explosions have been reported from China which have reportedly led the company to initiate investigations. According to a report by Central News Agency, Xiaomi has appointed ... Read More »

Russia Says Investigating iPhone Price-Fixing Allegations

Russia’s Federal Anti-Monopoly Service said on Monday it had opened a case into price-fixing allegations concerning Apple iPhones. “The Anti-Monopoly Service sees signs of price fixing violations in the Russian Federation at Apple iPhone resellers, which resulted in the same prices for these smartphones,” it said in a statement. A representative for Apple in Russia was not immediately available for ... Read More »

South Korea Antitrust Regulator Says Investigating Apple on ‘a few matters’

South Korea’s truthful alternate commission (FTC) is investigating “some matters” regarding tech massive Apple Inc, the head of the anticompetition frame said at some stage in a parliamentary hearing, with out disclosing further details. speakme at the hearing on Tuesday, FTC Chairman Jeong Jae-chan declined to comment on the specifics of the regulator’s investigation when asked to achieve this by ... Read More »