Tag Archive: Issue


OnePlus 8 Pro’s green tint issue will soon be fixed with an OTA update

OnePlus recommends disabling DC dimming to “fix” the green tint.

Updated 5:20 PM ET: Since publishing this story, OnePlus has reached out with the following response — “OnePlus values user feedback and is committed to delivering the best smartphone experience. Our team is currently investigating these reports to identify the best solutions for our users, and we will issue updates as soon as they are ready. Regarding the green tint, we are working to resolve this in  [Read More…]

Google Lens will make NY Times Magazine’s annual Music Issue interactive

Reveal videos, animations, and save or share stories using Lens.

What you need to know On Sunday, The New York Times Magazine’s annual Music Issue hits newsstands with Google Lens interactive content. Readers will be able to use Lens to reveal videos, animations, and even access the magazine’s “25 Songs That Matter Now” playlist. Google and the New York Times have also teamed up in the past with augmented reality ads for season 3 of Stranger Things.  [Read More…]

Google says a fix for the Pixel 4’s screen refresh rate issue is on its way

The Pixel 4’s display lowers down to 60Hz in certain situations to help extend battery life.

What you need to know Google has promised that it will soon roll out a software update for the Pixel 4 to enable 90Hz in “more brightness conditions.” The company says the “Smooth Display” on the Pixel 4 switches down to 60Hz in order to help extend battery life. It is expected to release the software update in the “coming weeks.”  [Read More…]

Android Q Beta 5 OTA rollout paused because of an installation issue

Android Q Beta 4 was also paused soon after it began rolling out.

What you need to know Google has temporarily paused the OTA rollout of Android Q Beta 5 after discovering an issue related to installing updates. It is currently investigating the issue and is expected to roll out another update within the next few days. If you still wish to try out the latest Android Q beta, you can flash it manually to your Pixel  [Read More…]

One Galaxy Fold screen issue is unfixable, and you can blame physics

Like almost everyone on the planet, I’ve never touched a Galaxy Fold. But I have bent things made of plastic plenty of times and can see a big issue with the phone that few people are talking about: physics. Specifically, the tighter the radius of a bend in a piece of rigid or semi-rigid material, the higher the chance is that it will be damaged. Multiply that chance by the 200,000 times a Galaxy Fold screen is designed  [Read More…]

Google Home Max has a slight latency issue with its aux port

Thankfully, most users won’t ever notice this.

Google recently launched the Home Max as its flagship smart speaker, and although it’s not perfect, it’s still a lot of fun for audio lovers that are heavily invested in Google’s walled-garden. The speaker isn’t without its flaws, but there’s a new one that was recently discovered that could prove to be a pain in the butt for a small group of people.

First reported by Variety, the Google Home  [Read More…]

OnePlus is looking into potential OnePlus 5 ‘911 reboot’ issue

The OnePlus 5 may have a pretty dangerous ‘911’ bug.

Over the last few days, a small but growing number of OnePlus 5 users have claimed that upon dialing ‘911’ or ‘999’ — numbers designated for emergency services in the U.S. and UK, respectively — their phones have rebooted prior to the call going through.

On Reddit, many people have speculated that it is a problem with the phone’s ability to find a reliable GPS signal, which  [Read More…]

Galaxy S8 and S8+ update to fix red tint issue is now rolling out in India and Europe

Samsung’s OTA update to fix the Galaxy S8 red tint is now live in two markets.

Samsung is now rolling out an OTA update that fixes the red tint issue on the Galaxy S8 and S8+. The update kicked off in Korea last week, and is now available for Indian and European units. The fix is going out to S8 and S8+ units in the UK, Germany, and Turkey, and should be rolling out to additional countries in the  [Read More…]

Latest Nougat beta update for the S7 edge fixes reboot issue

Bug fixes, transparent notifications, and no more errant reboots.

The fifth Nougat beta update is now rolling out to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge to those enrolled in the Galaxy Beta program in the UK and South Korea. While there aren’t any new feature additions, the update fixes the intermittent reboot issue, and has several stability improvements.

The update comes in at 301MB, and you’ll be able to download it by heading into your phone’s  [Read More…]

BlackBerry is working with AT&T to expedite a software fix for the ‘No Service’ issue on Priv

If you’re a Priv owner on AT&T who has been struck with the ‘No Service’ bug that has been affecting some AT&T Privs since mid-September, you’ll be pleased to know there has been some movement towards fixing the issue.

The root cause for this issue has been identified, and a solution will be made available shortly as BlackBerry is working with AT&T to expedite the release of a software fix. As soon as this is available the  [Read More…]