Tag Archive: fiasco

Google CEO announces new action plan following Andy Rubin fiasco

Google says it’ll be more transparent and responsible going forward.

The last couple of weeks haven’t been great ones for Google. A New York Times report in late October claimed that Google had paid Andy Rubin $ 90 million as an “exit package” following reports of sexual harassment from 2013. This was followed by a company-wide walkout earlier in the month, and following all of that, CEO Sundar Pichai is finally responding.

Pichai sent out an email  [Read More…]

Samsung’s “aggressive battery design” might be to blame for Galaxy Note7 fiasco

Samsung is expected to make public the results of its investigation into what made the Galaxy Note7 prone to explosion towards the end of the month. While we wait on that, a new report coming out of Instrumental reveals a possible answer. A series of tests were performed on the Note7 which revealed the problem

Samsung Electronics apologizes for Note 7 fiasco

Korean news site, THE INVESTOR, is reporting that Samsung Electronics mobile chief has issued a public apology for the multitude of issues regarding the company’s Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. Samsung has been under the microscope since the Note 7 issues were first reported. Since those initial reports, the mobile chief, Koh Dong-Jin, pledged that he