Samsung steps up recall of Galaxy Note 7

TECHNOLOGY giant Samsung is stepping up the urgency of its Galaxy Note 7 recall.

There have been further cases of the devices catching fire since a global recall was issued last week.

Samsung now says people should shut off their phones as soon as possible and take them back.

The company is expediting the exchange process so people can get replacements as soon as possible.


Multi-vehicle crash on Pacific Hwy

Multi-vehicle crash on Pacific Hwy

Three vehicles involved in incident south of Woodburn

Two emergency level bushfires, a dozen others out of control

Two emergency level bushfires, a dozen others out of control

Numerous crews are fighting blazes across Northern NSW

Measles alert for Northern Rivers after child diagnosed

Measles alert for Northern Rivers after child diagnosed

Symptoms don't appear until 10 to 14 days after exposure