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Some Samsung Fans Hot to Keep Note 7 Smartphones, Despite Recall

By Deborah M. Todd and Ju-min Park SAN FRANCISCO/SEOUL, Oct 16 – San Francisco Bay Area risk consultant Gil Oliva is willing to risk that his Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone might catch fire, shrugging off a global recall that has damaged the South Korean manufacturer’s reputation and raised questions about its future. The stylish

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Samsung Halts Note 7 Production after New Fire Scare

By Se Young Lee SEOUL, Oct 10  – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd suspended production of its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, a source said on Monday, after reports of fires in replacement devices added to the tech giant’s worst ever recall crisis. Top U.S. and Australian carriers also suspended sales or exchanges of Note 7s,

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