Samsung launches Galaxy S8 and dreams of recovery from Note 7

Boasting some of the largest wrap-around screens ever made, the long-awaited S8 is the South Korean technology company's first new premium phone since its September recall of all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with fire-prone batteries, according to Reuters. Samsung halted their

Samsung Galaxy S8: What, when, how to watch

On Wednesday, Samsung holds an "Unpacked" press event where it will take the wraps off its latest flagship Galaxy phone, and rumors are it will be a doozy. To make sure you know the latest, save this page, where we'll have live updates

Airline passenger’s headphones catch fire midflight

The women told the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB), that she was sleeping and listening to music about two hours into the flight when she heard an explosion. "As I went to turn around I felt burning on my face," she told the

Another Samsung has exploded, injuring 5-year-old girl asleep next to it

Another smartphone's battery has exploded — this time belonging to a Samsung Note 4, that blew up in the middle of the night in Guizhou, southwest China. The phone was plugged in and charging next to a five-year-old girl, when it exploded at

Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks in its full glory

A new image of Galaxy S8 reveals a handset that agrees wholeheartedly with Samsung’s Mobile World Congress teaser of a device with utterly minimal front bezels, according to The Verge. It also features Samsung’s confirmed date for the launch, March 29th, and

Samsung Group chief charged with bribery and embezzlement

South Korean prosecutors charged Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee with bribery and embezzlement on Tuesday as the top conglomerate announced the dismantling of its corporate strategy office, the latest developments in a graft scandal that has rocked the country, reports

Samsung says Note 7 battery fires may delay new phone launch

Samsung said faulty batteries from two suppliers were to blame for a product failure that wiped $5.3 billion off its operating profit, Reuters reports. Samsung mobile chief Koh Dong-jin said procedures had been put in place to avoid a repeat of the

Patent reveals what Samsung Galaxy X smartphone with foldable screen could look like

The patent gives us an outline of the device, rumored to be called 'Galaxy X,' reports with reference to Neowin. Once it is unveiled, which again is rumored to be sometime in early 2017, it could possibly be the very first