Tag: Bug

Xiaomi Mi A1 Allegedly Explodes While Charging, Mi A2 ‘Fingerprint Sensor Bug’ Said to Impact Battery Life

Photo Credit: MIUI Forums/ Nexsad Xiaomi has marked the fingerprint sensor bug with a “need more information” tag on its MIUI forums Xiaomi Mi A1, the company’s first Android One smartphone, is now in reports for having allegedly exploded while it was being charged. The owner of the affected handset was reportedly jolted out of […]

Xiaomi Poco F1 Said to Be Receiving MIUI 9.6.22 Update With Bug Fixes in India

Xiaomi Poco F1 is reportedly receiving a new stable software update that brings MIUI 9.6.22 to the premium smartphone, as reported by users in India. With build number MIUI V9.6.22.0.OEJMIFD and a file size of 423MB, this update adds new features and brings a tonne of optimisations and bug fixes to the Poco F1 including […]

Pixel 2 Users Report Bug That Switches on Battery Saver at 99 Percent, Google Issues Fix

Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users, who’ve updated their smartphones to Android 9.0 Pie, have been reporting a weird issue in which their battery saving mode gets activated even when the user has manually turned it off. This has been reported to occur at different battery levels, however some say that it is scheduled […]

Redmi 6, Redmi 6A, Redmi 6 Pro to Get MIUI 10 Soon; MIUI 10 Global Beta ROM 8.9.6 Released With Bug Fixes

Xiaomi launched the Redmi 6 series in the Indian market earlier this week and has now promised an MIUI 10 update for them as well. All the three variants – Redmi 6, Redmi 6A, and Redmi 6 Pro – had arrived running Android 8.1 Oreo-based MIUI 9.6. But now, the Chinese manufacturer has announced that […]

Honor Play Update Brings ‘4D Smart Shock’ for In-Game Vibrations, Bug Fixes, and More

Honor Play is the company’s gaming-focused smartphone and currently the most affordable to sport the HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC in the Indian market. It has been priced starting at Rs. 19,999 in the country. The smartphone from Huawei-owned brand, Honor, has received its latest software update that brings a new feature dubbed “4D Smart Shock”. […]

Apple Fixes iOS 12 Beta Bug With Latest Developer Beta Update; watchOS, tvOS Betas Also Released

Apple iPhone users running the latest version of iOS 12 beta have had a rough past couple of days, owing to a frustrating bug in iOS 12 public beta version 9 (developer beta version 11). This bug incessantly showed a pop-up with the text, “A new iOS update is now available. Please update from the […]

Google Expands Its Bug Bounty Programme to Combat Platform Abuse

Google on Wednesday announced that it is formally expanding its Vulnerability Reward Program to include reports about techniques that allow third parties to bypass Google’s abuse, fraud, and spam systems. Previously, the formal statement limited bug reports to security vulnerabilities, however the move comes after numerous reports were submitted around platform abuse. This programme does […]

Google Promises Fix for Pixel XL Charging Bug After Android Pie Update

Users of the Pixel XL reported a bug on their smartphones after updating to the latest Android Pie, which prevented them from using fast charging adapters other than the ones bundled in the phone’s box. Google has since replied on Tuesday, August 14, and has responded on the original issue tracker thread. In a response, […]

New Bluetooth Bug With Remote Access Vulnerabilities Surfaces, Fix Deployed

A new cryptographic bug has come to light that is claimed to affect the Bluetooth implementations of multiple operating system drivers manufactured by big corporations including Apple, Broadcom, Intel, Qualcomm, among others. A report suggests that this bug has occurred due to an insufficient validation of encryption parameters on secure Bluetooth connections. Tracked as CVE-2018-5383, […]