Neowin News Feed for: Exploding https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/exploding/ Neowin News Feed for: Exploding en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Samsung still doesn't know why its Note7 phones catch fire and explode https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-still-doesnt-know-why-its-note7-phones-catch-fire-and-explode/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/09/1473766607_galaxy-note7-fire_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-still-doesnt-know-why-its-note7-phones-catch-fire-and-explode">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:28:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-still-doesnt-know-why-its-note7-phones-catch-fire-and-explode Spotlight on Apple as it investigates exploding iPhone 6 Plus https://www.neowin.net/news/exploding-phone-spotlight-moves-from-samsung-to-apple/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/07/og_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/exploding-phone-spotlight-moves-from-samsung-to-apple">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Tue, 04 Oct 2016 15:18:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/exploding-phone-spotlight-moves-from-samsung-to-apple GTA V mod parodies exploding Samsung's Note7 https://www.neowin.net/news/gta-v-mod-parodies-exploding-samsungs-note7/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/08/gta-v-logo_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/gta-v-mod-parodies-exploding-samsungs-note7">Read more...</a> cageappleby@outlook.com (Cage Appleby) Tue, 04 Oct 2016 06:54:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/gta-v-mod-parodies-exploding-samsungs-note7 Non-exploding Samsung Galaxy Note7 now officially available in stores https://www.neowin.net/news/non-exploding-samsung-galaxy-note7-now-officially-available-in-stores/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/08/1471805673_dsc00967_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/non-exploding-samsung-galaxy-note7-now-officially-available-in-stores">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:30:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/non-exploding-samsung-galaxy-note7-now-officially-available-in-stores No, Samsung's washing machines aren't exploding - but they are flying apart https://www.neowin.net/news/no-samsungs-washing-machines-arent-exploding---but-they-are-flying-apart/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/09/1475136904_washingmachinegate_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/no-samsungs-washing-machines-arent-exploding---but-they-are-flying-apart">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:34:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/no-samsungs-washing-machines-arent-exploding---but-they-are-flying-apart Samsung recalls Galaxy Note7 handsets over "exploding" battery issues https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-recalls-galaxy-note7-handsets-over-exploding-battery-issues/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/08/1471805727_dsc00975_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-recalls-galaxy-note7-handsets-over-exploding-battery-issues">Read more...</a> justin.luna@neowin.net (Justin Luna) Fri, 02 Sep 2016 08:50:29 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-recalls-galaxy-note7-handsets-over-exploding-battery-issues Woman gets "rude awakening" due to exploding iPhone 6 Plus https://www.neowin.net/news/woman-gets-rude-awakening-due-to-exploding-iphone-6-plus/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/07/1091208_f82bb82d0da914136b393c4aaee02b91-692x360_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/woman-gets-rude-awakening-due-to-exploding-iphone-6-plus">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Mon, 06 Jul 2015 17:58:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/woman-gets-rude-awakening-due-to-exploding-iphone-6-plus CCTV catches phone exploding in woman's hand https://www.neowin.net/news/cctv-catches-phone-exploding-in-womans-hand/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/10/snag-001_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/cctv-catches-phone-exploding-in-womans-hand">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:12:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/cctv-catches-phone-exploding-in-womans-hand Girl injured by exploding Samsung Galaxy S2 https://www.neowin.net/news/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="https://www.neowin.net/news/girl-injured-by-exploding-samsung-galaxy-s2">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Mon, 05 May 2014 21:21:54 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/girl-injured-by-exploding-samsung-galaxy-s2 Galaxy S4 reportedly catches fire, burns down whole apartment https://www.neowin.net/news/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="https://www.neowin.net/news/galaxy-s4-reportedly-catches-fire-burns-down-whole-apartment">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 31 Jul 2013 10:35:53 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/galaxy-s4-reportedly-catches-fire-burns-down-whole-apartment Apple tried to silence family over exploding iPod https://www.neowin.net/news/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="https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-tried-to-silence-family-over-exploding-ipod">Read more...</a> (Kevin Weiner) Mon, 03 Aug 2009 21:47:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-tried-to-silence-family-over-exploding-ipod Dell's Exploding Laptops Under Investigation https://www.neowin.net/news/dells-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="https://www.neowin.net/news/dells-exploding-laptops-under-investigation">Read more...</a> () Sat, 01 Jul 2006 00:20:09 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/dells-exploding-laptops-under-investigation Girl burnt by exploding laptop https://www.neowin.net/news/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="https://www.neowin.net/news/girl-burnt-by-exploding-laptop">Read more...</a> () Mon, 20 Jan 2003 01:27:13 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/girl-burnt-by-exploding-laptop Exploding CDs? Its a fact.. https://www.neowin.net/news/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="https://www.neowin.net/news/exploding-cds-its-a-fact">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Sun, 16 Dec 2001 01:22:48 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/exploding-cds-its-a-fact