Samsung halts Galaxy Note 7 production because of all those pesky fires


It looks like Samsung is finally coming to terms with the fact that there’s something wrong its Galaxy Note 7 flagship smartphone. Following numerous reports of the handset bursting into flames, a recall of 2.5 million devices worldwide and three instances of replacement models catching fire, the company has reportedly halted production, reports South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency. Samsung has declined to comment on the story so far – but it’ll have to be quick to address the situation publicly. Two major US carriers, AT&T and T-Mobile, have already announced their decision to stop issuing Note 7 devices to customers;…

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