SAN FRANCISCO: A global recall of fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 smartphones did not appear to hurt US consumers' willingness to buy Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) phones, a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Sunday showed. The survey conducted Oct. 26 to Nov. 9 found that current Samsung smartphone users were as loyal to their brand as Apple Inc (AAPL.O) iPhone customers. It also found that people who knew about the recall were as interested in Samsung phones as those who did not. Samsung was plunged into a global…
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's government to face a grilling in the senate over its continued use of bogus bomb-detectors to secure high-value facilities, a lawmaker said on Thursday, claiming the devices "endangered the lives of millions".
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN: With radio-like antennae meant to swivel and point at vehicles carrying bombs, "magic wand" explosive detectors proliferated throughout conflict zones in the 2000s until they were exposed as a global scam.