Tag Archives: fixes

Facebook Fixes Bug That Marked Some Posts as Spam

A day after some users complained about their Facebook posts being marked as spam, Facebook on Saturday said it has fixed the bug that caused the problem. “We have fixed a bug that caused some posts to be incorrectly marked as spam. We’ve restored the posts that were affected and are very sorry this happened,” Facebook said in a tweet. Even journalist and ... Read More »

Broadcom Wi-Fi Chip Flaw Threatens 1 Billion Smartphones, Google and Apple Roll Out Fixes

A Broadcom chip flaw found and demoed by Exodus Intelligence’s Nitay Artenstein exposed a potential critical threat to 1 billion Android and iOS smartphones. This exploit was possible due to a specific Broadcom Wi-Fi chip bug that let the hacker gain remote execution access on smartphones. Fortunately, before this could happen, Google and Apple both have fixed the bug. The Wi-Fi chip is vulnerable ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 gets its first update, includes bug fixes and optimizations

Less than a week after it went official, the OnePlus 5 has started getting its first update. Arriving as OxygenOS 4.5.2, the new firmware brings a few bug fixes and optimizations. Issues related to app installation and system update have been fixed. As for optimizations, those changes are related to Bluetooth, network, and system stability, as well as camera and ... Read More »

New OnePlus 2 update fixes network drop issue

Last week, the OnePlus 2 received an update in the form of OxygenOS 3.5.5. Shortly after the update started hitting units, users started complaining about their phone dropping network signal frequently. This lead to the company pulling that update. OnePlus 2 The good news is that the Chinese company has fixed the issue and has also started pushing out the ... Read More »

20 fixes for a home windows 10 update meltdown

in case you’re having troubles with home windows 10’s compelled updates, you’re no longer on my own.luckily, with eleven cumulative updates behind us, we’ve gathered a few coping enjoy. each cumulative update is one of a kind, however there’s a handful of hints which can help jolt your devicereturned into attention while a troubling cumulative update strikes. if you’re having ... Read More »

Emergency Flash Player patch fixes actively exploited vulnerability

Adobe Systems released new versions of Flash Player in order to fix 18 critical vulnerabilities that could be exploited to take over computers, including one flaw that’s already targeted by attackers. “Adobe is aware of a report that an exploit for CVE-2016-1010 is being used in limited, targeted attacks,” the company said in a security advisory. The flaw stems from ... Read More »

New Verizon Galaxy Note 4 update brings performance optimizations and latest security fixes

Verizon has started rolling out a new update to Samsung Galaxy Note 4 units on its network. It bumps the software version to LMY47X.N910VVRU2BPA1, and brings along performance-related optimizations as well as latest security patches. The update, however, doesn’t bump the device’s Android version, which stays at 5.1.1 (Lollipop) – the Android 5.1.1 update for Verizon’s Galaxy Note 4 variants ... Read More »

LG fixes vulnerability that affected millions of G3 devices

LG has fixed a vulnerability in its G3 smartphone that researchers said could potentially allow an attacker to remotely steal sensitive data saved on the device’s SD Card. An estimated 10 million G3 units are said to be vulnerable. The vulnerability is in an app called Smart Notice, which comes pre-installed on new LG G3 devices, and can be thought ... Read More »

Windows 10 build 14251 fixes gaming bugs, but the roadmap for older phones is unclear

Windows Insiders who skipped the build 11102 of Windows 10 because of game-related bugs finally have some good news: Build 14251, released today, fixes those. What Microsoft hasn’t fixed on, though, is a timetable for deploying Windows 10 to older phones. For now, the company says it’s focusing on its recent flagship devices. The substantial jump in build numbers from ... Read More »