Tag Archive: Broken


A new event called The Broken Ghost kicks off in Apex Legends

A new season-long challenge is here for players to undertake.

What you need to know Apex Legends Season Five has begun. Season Five is introducing Quests, with the first one being called The Broken Ghost. This quest will run over the course of the season as players try to find nine different parts of an artifact. Finding the artifact parts will unlock new pieces of lore.

With Apex Legends Season Five kicking off, Respawn Entertainment is introducing  [Read More…]

Pixel 4’s face unlock is inexplicably broken for some users

Some users are seeing errors trying to login.

What you need to know Some Google Pixel 4 owners are finding themselves unable to log-in to the device using Google’s face unlock system. The problem reportedly started after the November 2019 update. User remedies like deleting face unlock and factory resetting have only had limited success rates.

The Pixel 4 family has run into another user-facing issue. This time, with the Project Soli-backed face unlock system. Reports are  [Read More…]

Broken Roads is an apocalyptic cRPG coming to PlayStation 4

Post-apocalypse action meets the Australian outback.

What you need to know Broken Roads is a post-apocalyptic, turn-based RPG. It’s being developed by an Australian indie studio, Drop Bear Bytes. Broken Roads is currently set to release at some point in 2021.

If you’ve ever wanted a post-apocalyptic RPG with an isometric viewpoint that was also set in Australia, look no further. A new game called Broken Roads is aiming to fulfill all of those criteria. You can  [Read More…]

YouTube TV listings are all kinds of broken tonight

Local channels — and more — are missing, or moved, or something. Whatever it is, it’s not right.

If, like us, you turned on YouTube TV tonight to get ready for the live-action version of The Little Mermaid only to find that YouTube TV is missing your broadcast channels — and all kinds of other wonkiness, you’re not alone.

There’s definitely something broken with YouTube TV’s live listings this evening. The errors are kind of a crapsshoot — some folks  [Read More…]

Samsung’s new and improved Galaxy Fold can still be easily broken

Welcome to the unfortunate reality of gen-one folding phones.

What you need to know Samsung’s re-designed Galaxy Fold has already broken for one user. A random blob has appeared under the screen, likely something that got caught under the plastic display. This appears to be a side effect of normal use and not a serious design flaw like last time.

Samsung built a lot of hype for the Galaxy Fold earlier this year, and shortly before the  [Read More…]

Fix broken tech on your own with a discounted Oria 76-in-1 Repair Tool Kit

Just DIY it.

Enter code HA11ORXLHH during checkout over at Amazon to get this Oria 76-in-1 Repair Tool Kit for $ 17.39. Usually it would set you back $ 29, and the customer reviews are very positive.

Your order includes several different tools, like tweezers, a SIM card removal tool, an anti-static wrist strap, and various spudgers. You’ll also find a magnetic driver and 56 precision bits for all sorts of tiny screws. Need a size zero  [Read More…]

PlayStation 4 headset broken? Here’s what you should do

Your headset will break eventually. Be prepared.

We’ve all been there before: you turn your PlayStation 4 on, plug your headset in, and you can’t hear anything. That or people can’t hear you when you’re trying to voice chat. Either way, something’s broken and you really don’t want to have to shell out a ton of money to fix it.

If that sounds like you and you want to be prepared for the next time you have  [Read More…]

How to fix a broken Galaxy Note 9 screen

Best answer: A Note 9 screen that’s lightly scratched can be fixed with a tempered glass screen protector. For anything worse, you’ll want to either take it to a repair shop or can try replacing the display yourself (although we don’t recommend the latter unless you know what you’re doing).

Amazon: Whitestone Dome Glass Screen Protector ($ 60) Amazon: KR-NET Display Assembly Replaceme ($ 330) Have light scratches? Get a screen protector

Let’s start with the best  [Read More…]

Routines are broken on third-party Google Assistant speakers

“OK Google, what the heck happened to my routines?”

Google Assistant has only had custom routines for a few months now, but it’s made quite the impression, especially with the scheduled routines option that rolled out the ability to schedule routines so that they activate on a specific Google Assistant speaker at specific days and times. Scheduled, custom routines make Google Assistant my favorite alarm clock, but there’s been a slight snag in using them the last  [Read More…]

It’s not just you, Gboard’s spell checker is broken

This bug has been around for a while and needs some fixing, pronto!

Google’s software keyboard, aptly named Gboard, is a great product that a whole lot of people use every day. If you’re one of them you might have noticed that you don’t get a spelling suggestion when you’re supposed to since the last update. If you haven’t noticed and think your spelling really improved, I’m sorry to be the one to break it to you  [Read More…]