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Samsung gives up on exploding cellphone, withdraws Galaxy Note 7 for good

The Wall Street Journal reports that Samsung is to withdraw the Galaxy Note 7 cellphone for good. Subject to recurring reports of fires, even after replacement, the dodgy smartphone's burned through users' pockets to threaten the Korean brand itself. The New York Times describes it as a "a humbling about-face." The demise of the Galaxy Note 7 is a major setback for Samsung, the world’s largest maker of smartphones.
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