Kyocera Issues Battery Recall
Jan 23, 2004, 12:02 PM by (staff)
Kyocera today issued a recall on certain batteries for its 7135 PDA phones. The affected batteries have a product code ending with -05 printed on the underside. Kyocera will send a free replacement battery to affected consumers. The company has received four reports of battery failures, including one minor burn injury. The faulty batteries were manufacturerd by Coslight International Group.
Google to Rely On Software to Tweak Pixel 2 XL Screen, Pixel 2 Noise Issues
Oct 27, 2017
Google says it will update both the Pixel 2 XL and Pixel 2 smartphones in the coming weeks to resolve various issues spotted by early adopters. Starting with the Pixel 2 XL, Google says it will give users more options to tweak the screen's color through a tool added to the display settings.
US Government Issues Recall for Samsung Galaxy Note7
Sep 15, 2016
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a formal recall for the Samsung Galaxy Note7.
AT&T, T-Mo, Verizon to Allow Note7 Replacement Exchanges, Too
Oct 7, 2016
AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless followed Sprint's lead today and said customers who have a replacement Samsung Galaxy Note7 can exchange the phone for any other sold in carrier stores. T-Mobile specified that any customer can return any phone within the initial 14-day trial period, and that includes both replacement and new Note7 handsets.
More 'Safe' Note7s Burn and Catch Fire
Oct 9, 2016
Following Thursday's report that a Samsung Galaxy Note7 caught fire on a plane, more stories have piled up suggesting the replacement Note7 being sold by Samsung and its carrier partners is not as safe as claimed. A Farmington, Minn., teen claims her replacement Note7 burned her hand and melted its case on Oct.
Samsung 'Adjusts' Note7 Production; Verizon Halts Exchanges
Oct 10, 2016
Samsung today stopped short of saying it has halted production of the Galaxy Note7 and instead said it is making changes for safety reasons. "We are temporarily adjusting the Galaxy Note7 production schedule in order to take further steps to ensure quality and safety matters," said the company in a statement provided to Android Central.