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US FAA Warns Airline Passengers Not to Turn On Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones

Airline passengers should not turn on or charge their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones during flights or stow them in checked baggage due to concerns over the phone’s fire-prone batteries, the US Federal Aviation Administration said. In a statement on Thursday, the FAA said it “strongly advises” passengers to follow its guidance “in light of recent incidents and concerns raised ... Read More »

Samsung Starts Selling Refurbished Galaxy Smartphones in US

Samsung, as expected, has started officially selling refurbished Galaxy smartphones in the US. The South Korean company is currently selling refurbished units of the Samsung Galaxy S6, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, and Samsung Galaxy Note 3 from its official site. Listed under a page titled “Samsung Certified Pre-Owned Phones and ... Read More »

US Appeals Court Sends BlackBerry Lawsuit Back to Lower Court

A US appeals court on Wednesday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit accusing BlackBerry of fraudulently inflating its stock price by painting an upbeat picture of the prospects for its BlackBerry Z10 smartphone line that was misleading. While the 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York said the lawsuit failed to state a plausible claim, it ordered a ... Read More »

iPhone Models Outsell Samsung Flagships in the US in April-June: Kantar

Apple’s iOS sales have returned to an upward curve in US as well as company’s top 5 European markets during April-June, according to the latest data by market research firm Kantar Worldpanel. The data reveals that the sales of iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus even managed to outshine Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge in the US during ... Read More »

Apple Asks US Supreme Court to Rule Against Samsung Over Patents

Apple Inc on Friday asked the US Supreme Court to clear the way for the iPhone maker to secure hundreds of millions in damages from Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in a case over smartphone design patents. The world’s top smartphone rivals have been feuding over patents since 2011, when Apple sued Samsung in a northern California court alleging infringement of ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 Beats Apple iPhone 6s Sales in Q2 2016 in the US: Report

It is safe to say Samsung’s latest flagship entries Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge and have been received well by both customers and critics alike, and now a market research report indicates that sales of Samsung’s flagships were better than Apple’s current flagships iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus in the US market in Q2 2016. According to latest ... Read More »

Wal-Mart Now Lets You Pay With Phone at All 4,600 US Stores

Wal-Mart will now let you pay with its phone app at all 4,600 stores nationwide. The effort is part of Wal-Mart’s strategy to make shopping easier and faster, while learning more about consumer behavior. With Wal-Mart Pay, the cashier scans a QR code on the phone screen to charge a credit, debit or Wal-Mart gift card linked with the account. ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Part Unlocked Variations Now Available within the US

Samsung will promote unlocked variations of its flagship Galaxy S7 phones within the US so consumers can transfer providers greater effortlessly. Although two-12 months service contracts at the moment are rare, clients are alternatively stuck with two-12 months installment plans and can not take a smartphone to a rival till it’s paid off. Unlocked phones haven’t any such regulations. They ... Read More »

US Guy Claims Apple Owes Him a Fortune for iPhone Idea

A Florida Guy who claims Apple made a killing together with his iPhone Idea is suing the generation large searching for billions of bucks. A lawsuit filed in a federal court in Florida this week by Thomas Ross argued that Apple “hijacked and exploited” a layout he came up with in 1992 for an “digital studying tool.” He is demanding ... 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 »