Galaxy Note 7 Report Finds Batteries Were Irregularly Sized, Then Poorly Made

On Sunday night, Samsung is going to tell us what a handful of investigations determined was the cause of the Galaxy Note 7 recall. But before we get there, news outlets are doing their best to out the news ahead of time. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Samsung found two issues with batteries used after at least three quality-control and supply-chain analysis firms investigated.  (more…)

DEAL: Verizon Drops Moto Z Family to as Little as $5 Per Month

Verizon and Motorola are currently running a deal that puts pretty hefty discounts on the Moto Z family. For flagships like the Moto Z and Moto Z Force, you’ll get a 50% off price, but the Moto Z Play can be had for as little as $5 per month.

So how do all of these fun discounts work? Verizon, for months now, has been offering bill credits in order to get you into phones for a really low price. It’s all a bit tricky and involves monthly credits, but in the end, you are getting the phones for those 50% off and $5 per month prices.   (more…)