Neowin News Feed for: Exploding Neowin News Feed for: Exploding en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Samsung still doesn't know why its Note7 phones catch fire and explode <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>According to a new report citing engineers inside of the company, Samsung still has no idea why its latest devices are prone to exploding. Its employees haven&#039;t been able to reproduce the issue. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:28:01 +0000 Spotlight on Apple as it investigates exploding iPhone 6 Plus <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The exploding phone spotlight has moved from Samsung to Apple as a student in Burlington County sees his iPhone 6 Plus go up in flames. Apple is now investigating the incident. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 04 Oct 2016 15:18:02 +0000 GTA V mod parodies exploding Samsung's Note7 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Modder HitmanNiko has released a hilarious mod for Rockstar&#039;s Grand Theft Auto V that pokes fun at Samsung&#039;s exploding Galaxy Note7 devices. The mod is only available for PC. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Cage Appleby) Tue, 04 Oct 2016 06:54:01 +0000 Non-exploding Samsung Galaxy Note7 now officially available in stores <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Samsung announced today that its updated Galaxy Note7 phones, complete with safe batteries, are now available for purchase. This follows earlier re-launches in the US and South Korea. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:30:01 +0000 No, Samsung's washing machines aren't exploding - but they are flying apart <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Samsung, which is still trying to put the fiery Note7 fiasco behind it, is once again forced to warn users against some of its product. This time a number of washing machines have started &quot;exploding&quot;. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:34:01 +0000 Samsung recalls Galaxy Note7 handsets over "exploding" battery issues <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Samsung has announced a wide recall of its flagship Galaxy Note7 handsets. The company found that a small percentage of its devices were catching fire due to a faulty battery. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Justin Luna) Fri, 02 Sep 2016 08:50:29 +0000 Woman gets "rude awakening" due to exploding iPhone 6 Plus <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A woman from Hong Kong was rudely awakened by an exploding iPhone 6 Plus. Although she was not hurt in the incident, she does intend to contact Apple for compensation. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Mon, 06 Jul 2015 17:58:01 +0000 CCTV catches phone exploding in woman's hand <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>An unidentified woman in China was caught on CCTV battling a mobile phone that exploded in her hand while swapping out the battery. The manufacturer of the phone is unknown. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:12:01 +0000 Girl injured by exploding Samsung Galaxy S2 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2011175392Unknown.jpg" alt="" /></div>A Samsung Galaxy S2 has left a young girl severly injured and terrified of smartphones. The device exploded in her pocket leaving a severe burn on her leg. Samsung has agreed to cover expenses. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Mon, 05 May 2014 21:21:54 +0000 Galaxy S4 reportedly catches fire, burns down whole apartment <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1249360129galaxys4_logo2.jpg" alt="" /></div>Days after reports of people getting electrocuted by their iPhones, a man&#039;s apartment was burned down due to a Samsung Galaxy S4 that suddenly caught fire and managed to ignite the sofa. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 31 Jul 2013 10:35:53 +0000 Apple tried to silence family over exploding iPod <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/996709829apple-logo-1.jpg" alt="" /></div>According to a report by The Times, Apple attempted to silence a father and his daughter after the child's iPod exploded and the family sought a refund from the company. Ken Stanborough said &quot;It made... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Kevin Weiner) Mon, 03 Aug 2009 21:47:01 +0000 Dell's Exploding Laptops Under Investigation <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Dell is investigating reports that one of its laptops exploded during a conference in Osaka recently. A series of photographs of the portable pyromaniac's delight appeared online within hours of the incident, a Reuters... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 01 Jul 2006 00:20:09 +0000 Girl burnt by exploding laptop <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Cream just wont let me sleep. &quot;A South African teenager has suffered second-degree burns on her hands and thighs after the laptop she was working on exploded. The girl, Nikita Sooklal,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 20 Jan 2003 01:27:13 +0000 Exploding CDs? Its a fact.. <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Don't laugh - it has happened! I found this on my travels while reading w e b f r o t. It could happen to you! There have recently been a few reports... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Sun, 16 Dec 2001 01:22:48 +0000