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Lenovo recalls 5th-gen ThinkPad X1 Carbon due to fire hazard

Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Carbon line of laptops are known for their thin-and-light bodies, business-like black chassis with red accents, and high-performance hardware. Unfortunately it looks like last year’s model is also a potential fire hazard, so Lenovo is working with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission and issuing a recall for some ThinkPad X1 Carbon […]

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Samsung stops selling Galaxy Note 7, tells owners to power down phones

Following announcements that major wireless carriers including AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile had stopped selling Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, Samsung says it’s directing all of its global partners to stop selling the phones or offering to exchange pre-recall Note 7 phones for newer models. This comes after numerous reports of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones catching fire… and […]

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So about those new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones that weren’t supposed to explode…

It’s been a tough month for Samsung… and for some owners of the company’s phones. After issuing a massive recall of 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in response to credible reports that some of the phones were catching fire, Samsung started selling new Note 7 devices again last week. The problem that had caused […]