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South Korea Reports Its Own Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Probe Results

South Korea said on Monday it will strengthen lithium-ion battery safety requirements and conduct regular inspections to avoid repeats of fires which forced Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to withdraw its premium Galaxy Note 7 handset. Manufacturers of lithium-ion batteries, commonly used in portable devices, would be subjected to greater oversight and regular inspections, the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Explosions Caused by Battery, Probe Supposedly Finds

A Samsung Electronics Co Ltd investigation into what caused some Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire has concluded that the battery was the main reason, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday. Samsung is seeking to put behind it the Galaxy Note 7 explosions, one of the biggest product safety failures in tech history, as it ... Read More »

Canada Competition Bureau Drops Probe of Apple

Canada’s competition watchdog announced Friday it is closing its two-year investigation into whether Apple’s contracts with local wireless carriers illegally stifled competition when it introduced the iPhone. The probe, opened in December 2014 by the Competition Bureau, failed to find sufficient evidence that the tech giant had engaged in anti-competitive behavior. “The Bureau did not find sufficient evidence to conclude ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Probe Results to Be Released This Month: Report

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will announce this month the results of an investigation into what caused some of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire, the JoongAng Ilbo newspaper reported on Monday citing unnamed sources. The South Korean firm said in October it was examining all aspects of the phone, suggesting there may be a combination of factors that ... Read More »

Samsung Says Galaxy Note 7 Probe Goes Beyond Batteries

Samsung Electronics said on Thursday it will examine every aspect of the Galaxy Note 7 such as hardware, software and the manufacturing process to determine the root cause of the fires that led to the phone’s cancellation. Samsung Co-Chief Executive J.K. Shin said at a shareholder meeting that Samsung had sold 1.47 million new replacement Galaxy Note 7s using different ... Read More »

Tesla’s Autopilot system Fails to avoid Crash; US authorities Open Probe

With evolving generation, comes a foreseeable danger, and though there are many critics who inform you approximately it, the gen-subsequent individuals absolutely shrug it off. however US witnessed what is supposedly the first demise concerning self-using era in a Tesla version S. The crash took place on may also 7, 2016 and killed Joshua D. Brown, the forty-12 months-antique owner ... Read More »

opposition fee To Probe 3 New proceedings towards Monsanto

New Delhi: In sparkling woes for Monsanto, the competition commission has ordered an in depth probe into three extra proceedings against america-primarily based genetically-modified seed fundamental by means of clubbing them with the continued investigation. The 3 new lawsuits pertain to abuse of dominant position with the aid of manner of implementing discriminatory conditions in sub-licence agreements, similar to the ... Read More »

US ITC to Probe Samsung, Sony, Others Over creative Patent Violation

the united states worldwide change fee (USITC) is launching an investigation into mobile devices made by eight smartphone vendors inclusive of Samsung Electronics Co over an alleged patent violation, the trade panel stated on its internet site. The probe follows a complaint filed via Singapore-based totally creative generation Ltd and US-based totally creative Labs Inc that several handset makers have ... Read More »

US Argues for ‘Modest’ Apple Help in San Bernardino Attacks Probe

Forcing Apple to help unlock an iPhone is a “modest” demand which may turn up vital evidence in a terrorist attack, the US government argued Thursday, upping the ante in its legal standoff with the technology giant. A brief filed by the Justice Department was the latest shot in a battle which has fueled intense debate on whether Apple must ... Read More »

Judge Sides With Apple in NY Drug Probe iPhone Case

A US magistrate judge in New York ruled Monday that police overstepped the law when they called on Apple to unlock the iPhone of a suspected drug dealer. The ruling could signal Apple is on sound footing in a separate but similar battle with the US government over being forced to help crack into an iPhone used by one of ... Read More »