Samsung: Half a million Galaxy Note 7 handsets recalled in US have been replaced

Samsung: Half a million Galaxy Note 7 handsets recalled in US have been replaced

Samsung electronics has confirmed that approximately half a million Galaxy Note 7 handsets - affected by a potential battery-explosion issue - have been replaced in the US.

The latest status of the Galaxy Note 7 replacement program revealed by Samsung implies that the company is halfway through the replacement of Galaxy Note 7 handsets in the US. The total number of Galaxy Note 7 units sold by the company -- before announcing a voluntary recall of all the sold Galaxy Note 7 handsets -- was nearly 1 million.

Fujifilm launches Michael Kors-branded special edition of Instax Mini 70

Fujifilm launches Michael Kors-branded special edition of Instax Mini 70

A special, limited-edition version of Instax Mini 70 instant camera has been launched by camera manufacturer Fujifilm. The special Instax Mini 70 instant camera version has been produced by Fujifilm in collaboration with well-known fashion designer Michael Kors.

The Instax Mini 70 special version is officially named the ‘Instax Mini 70 by Michael Kors’; and is being described by Fujifilm as “the pinnacle of style and substance.”

Fujifilm to launch Michael Kors-branded Instax Mini 70 camera

Fujifilm to launch Michael Kors-branded Instax Mini 70 camera

In a recent press release, Fujifilm has revealed that it has collaborated with fashion designer Michael Kors to offer a limited-edition, fashionable version of the Instax Mini 70 instant camera.

Teasing its Michael Kors-branded Instax Mini 70 camera, Fujifilm said that the camera will be available for purchase for a limited period, which will commence in late October and run throughout the holiday shopping season.

GoPro CEO: Demand for company’s products is “better than it’s ever been”

GoPro CEO: Demand for company’s products is “better than it’s ever been”

During the course of GoPro's Q&A session with the press on Tuesday, the company's CEO Nick Woodman said that "Demand for GoPro is better than it's ever been." The disclosure was greeted with loud cheers from the die- hard GoPro fans.

GoPro's mountain press conference was held on Tuesday, after the company's earlier-in-the-day announcement of three new key hardware devices --- the much-awaited Karma drone; and the Hero 5 Black and Hero 5 Session action cameras.

Salesforce will introduce ‘Einstein’ AI technology at Dreamforce conference early Oct.

Salesforce will introduce ‘Einstein’ AI technology at Dreamforce conference early Oct.

Salesforce is set to introduce what it describes as the "world's first comprehensive AI for CRM" at an October event. The suite of advanced artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities to be unveiled by Salesforce is dubbed 'Einstein.'

The Einstein AI technology will be introduced by Salesforce at its Dreamforce annual customer conference which will be held in San Francisco early next month.

Rumor: Google will likely launch its Allo messaging app this week

Rumor: Google will likely launch its Allo messaging app this week

According to well-known leakster Evan Blass, tech giant Google has efforts underway to launch its Allo messaging app this week.

In a recently released post on the Twitter microblogging platform, Blass has specifically speculated that Google will probably launch the Allo messaging app on September 20, 2016. However, Google has not officially confirmed any specific date for the app’s launch till now.

Apple’s new iPhone 7 Plus offers incredible camera experience

Apple’s new iPhone 7 Plus offers incredible camera experience

With Apple’s next-generation iPhones – iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus – equipped with remarkable new cameras, early reviews of the handsets have revealed that the iPhone 7 Plus distinctly stands out as the device which offers an incredible camera experience to consumers.

According to one of the reviews of the new iPhones, the dual-lens camera on the new iPhone 7 Plus handset is apparently the best camera currently available on the market; thanks largely to its outstanding level of complexity and sophistication.

Sega officially announces 'Sonic Mania' Collector's Edition

Sega officially announces 'Sonic Mania' Collector's Edition

On Tuesday, Sega officially announced the Collector’s Edition of ‘Sonic Mania,’ the recently revealed new addition to the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. The special edition of Sonic Mania has been announced by Sega for North America.

Announcing the Sonic Mania Collector’s Edition via a Twitter post, Sega said that the game’s special edition will be available for purchase only for “a limited time,” and only in North America.

Honor 8: An impressive mid-range handset with reasonable design, decent capabilities

Honor 8: An impressive mid-range handset with reasonable design, decent capabilities

According to reports, Huawei's sub-brand Honor is becoming increasingly popular with consumers; especially with the sales of its newest, July-launched flagship smartphone – Honor 8 – already having touched 1.5 million units across the world.

The Honor brand is reportedly doing exceptionally well in certain regions, including Europe and more recently, in the US, where the Honor 8 handset was launched earlier this month, after its preorders opened on August 17.

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