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As Samsung rolls out software update to kill Note 7s, some users hold tight
Samsung predicts biggest profits in three years, just three months after Note 7 recall
– It’s been less than four months since Samsung was forced to issue an embarrassing recall of one of its flagship phones, but the company has announced that it is expecting a big increase in year-on-year operating profit for the fourth quarter of 2016.In Q4 earnings guidance, published today, Samsung said it was expecting a consolidated operating profit of 9.2 trillion won (about $7.2 billion) for the period — almost double the 6.14 trillion won (about $5.2 billion) in profit it received in the same quarter last year.If accurate, the guidance indicates that Samsung’s costly recall of its Note 7 here
Samsung partner Voicebox makes major job cuts in wake of Note 7 discontinuation
– Voicebox Technologies, which provides natural-language understanding technology for Samsung devices including the discontinued Galaxy Note 7, is cutting a significant portion of its workforce, citing “a combination of unforeseen circumstances.”The cuts could impact as much as half of Voicebox’s workforce, according to sources familiar with the move.VoiceBox, based in Bellevue, Wash., said as recently as November that it employed more than 300 people.Voicebox said in a statement Thursday evening that it restructured its staff, but the company didn’t give a specific cause or confirm how many people are impacted.
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