Electronics is urging consumers worldwide to stop using Galaxy Note 7
smartphones immediately and exchange them as soon as possible, as more
reports of the phones catching fire emerged even after the company's
The call from the South Korean company, the world's largest smartphone maker, comes after U.S. authorities urged users to switch the Galaxy Note 7 off and not to use or charge it during a flight. Several airlines around the world asked travelers not switch on the jumbo smartphone or put it in checked baggage, with some carriers banning the phone on flights.
Facebook on Friday reversed its decision to remove postings of an iconic
1972 image of a naked, screaming girl running from a napalm attack in
Vietnam, after a Norwegian revolt against the tech giant.
Protests inNorwaystarted last month after Facebook deleted the Pulitzer Prize-winning image by Associated Press photographer Nick Ut from a Norwegian author's page, saying it violated its rules on nudity.