Tag Archive: Issues


Turning off Digital Wellbeing may solve Pixel 3, 3 XL performance issues

Digital Wellbeing cuts down on your phone addiction, but it could be causing performance problems on the Pixel 3/3 XL.

Digital Wellbeing is designed to curb phone addiction, with the feature offering tools to measure and limit the amount of time you spend in an app. It gives you detailed insights into how much time you’ve spent in each app, number of times you unlocked your phone over the course of a day, and notifications received. It’s  [Read More…]

Having issues after your PSN ID change? Reverting is your best bet

Best answer: The easiest and most reliable method of fixing any issues that pop up after changing your PSN ID is to revert back to your old one.

Amazon: PlayStation Plus 12 Month Membership ($ 60) Amazon: PlayStation Plus 3 Month Membership ($ 25) Will I be charged for reverting back to my old PSN ID?

No, you will not be charged for reverting back to an old ID. And because of the way that Sony is  [Read More…]

T-Mobile MVNO activation issues have been resolved

Issues first popped up on April 9.

Updated 4:41 PM ET: A few hours after the activation issues started popping up, Google Fi’s Twitter account has begun sharing that everything should be back to working like normal.

Updated 12:14 PM ET: A post on the Reddit thread from the Google Fi community manager states that “The team is aware and is actively working on a fix.” Full statement is attached below:

Hi everyone,

Fi is  [Read More…]

All games having issues after changing your PSN ID

Sony’s having some trouble after releasing the highly-anticipated PSN ID change feature.

Being able to change your PlayStation ID is not without its growing pains. Despite having years to work on this feature, players are still finding issues in games after changing their PSN IDs that can result in data loss so severe you could lose progress—and even trophies—in a game you’ve played. Below is a list of all known games with issues, from those that are  [Read More…]

Android Pie seems to dredge up camera issues for Razer Phone 2

“Waiter, I think I found some bugs in my Pie.”

I’ve been using the Razer Phone 2 as my daily phone since November 2018, which has allowed me to thoroughly test what a gaming smartphone offers for daily use. During my time with the Razer Phone 2, Razer has updated the software to Android 9 (while ignoring the first Razer Phone entirely) and has also slashed the price down to $ 500.

Both things are pretty great  [Read More…]

How to fix common Honor 8X issues, problems, and bugs

Every phone can bug out, so don’t panic if your Honor 8X decides to do the same.

Running into some issues with your Honor 8X? It’s not unusual to have a hiccup or two even early on in your phone’s life cycle. As good as the phone is, you’ll want to know what to do if you encounter some of the more common issues plaguing it. We’ve laid it all out ahead, so grab your Honor 8X  [Read More…]

Connectivity issues have stopped sales of the Amazon Echo Wall Clock

The clock will return “in the coming weeks.”

Amazon announced a ton of products at its fall hardware event late last year, one of which was its Echo Wall Clock. The gadget finally started shipping just about a month ago, but Amazon’s now stopped sales of it due to connectivity issues.

In a statement that was sent to The Verge, an Amazon spokesperson said:

We’re aware that a small number of customers have had issues with connectivity.  [Read More…]

Common Google Pixel 3 issues and how to fix them

No phone is perfect — here’s how you can address problems plaguing your Pixel.

The Pixel 3 and 3 XL are fantastic phones, but they aren’t without their issues. Several well-reported problems with the phones have cropped up as thousands of devices get out to people and were put to use. Some of the complaints are due to the fact that Pixels are hyper-analyzed by the Android enthusiast crowd, but there are still many legitimate gripes that  [Read More…]

Original Pixel XL users experiencing quick charging issues with Android Pie

Some owners of the original 2016 Pixel XL have been experiencing issues with quick charging since upgrading to Android Pie. The issue existed back on the Android P beta as well, but by the time you get an official release, all bugs should be resolved.

When quick charging the original 2016 Pixel XL can charge at a maximum rate of 5V/3A significantly decreasing charging times. With the Android Pie update, many users are reporting a much slower charging rate.

Regardless  [Read More…]

No, you’re not the only one having issues with your Google Home [Updated]

The Home Mini and Chromecast are also derping.

Update: Google says it is rolling out a fix for misbehaving Google Home units and Chromecasts, but to speed up the process, you should reboot your device.

We have a fix for Google Home and Chromecast. It will automatically roll out within the next 6 hours. To get back up and running now, reboot your device → https://t.co/CM4ov63F46. Thanks for sticking with us!

— Made by Google (@madebygoogle)  [Read More…]