Tag Archive: Issues

Troubleshooting PS4 online connection issues made easy

Technology isn’t perfect. The PlayStation Network goes down from time to time, preventing you from playing your favorite games, but sometimes the problem is on your end. When you need to troubleshoot your online connection to properly diagnose the problem as best as possible, you can do so through the PS4 settings or by unplugging a few cables (yes, the old “turn it off, turn it back on again” method).

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Zoom apologizes over security and privacy issues and freezes new features

“However, we recognize that we have fallen short of the community’s – and our own – privacy and security expectations. For that, I am deeply sorry…”

What you need to know Zoom has apologized to users after a swathe of privacy and security concerns were uncovered in its service. It is going to freeze new features for 90 days whilst it focuses on fixing these issues. Zoom says that its user figures have rocketed to more than  [Read More…]

Having Wi-Fi issues with your Lenovo C340-11? You’re not alone.

This bug couldn’t have come at a worse time.

What you need to know A Wi-Fi bug has been discovered in Chrome OS 80, impacting the Lenovo Chromebook C340-11. This bug causes the C340-11 to see a significantly weaker Wi-Fi signal than other devices, making it unable to connect to the router unless very close to the machine. The problem has been fixed in Chrome OS 81, which is now slated to push to Stable next Tuesday  [Read More…]

T-Mobile experiencing service issues shortly after merger announcement

Issues are popping up from San Francisco to New York.

What you need to know As of February 11, T-Mobile is experiencing service issues across the U.S. Outages are being reported in Chicago, Detroit, New York, Seattle, and more. The funk began shortly after T-Mobile’s merger with Sprint was approved.

February 11 has been an interesting day for T-Mobile. Not too long after its merger with Sprint was approved, reports of service outages throughout the entire United  [Read More…]

Your Nest thermostat can now detect potential issues with your HVAC system

Since the feature is currently in testing, not all issues can be detected.

What you need to know Google has started testing a new Nest thermostat feature that can alert users about heating and cooling system (HVAC) issues. Nest will look for unusual HVAC patterns to detect if something is wrong. HVAC alerts will be sent to Nest thermostat users subscribed to the Nest Home Report email list.

Google is set to make its Nest thermostats smarter  [Read More…]

Minecraft: Bedrock PlayStation 4 known bugs and launch issues

Sony finally approved the new version.

Recently, the Minecraft Bedrock version hit PlayStation 4 (PS4). While many users are enjoying the experience which requires you to sign into Xbox Live, there have been some issues.

You can take a look at the problems we’ve seen below.

Trouble signing in

Minecraft Bedrock- PS4 only: We believe we have identified the problem with players trying to sign into a Microsoft account & getting an error that  [Read More…]

Here’s how to fix the most common issues when using Chromecast

The Google Chromecast is hands down my favorite tech innovation of the past decade. It’s one of the most affordable products you can buy that lets you easily stream media from your phone to your TV — as long as your Chromecast is set up and functioning properly. We’ve rounded up the best solutions for common Chromecast issues that you or a family member might be struggling with.

How to fix Chromecast connectivity issues

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Having connection issues with Disney+? Try these fixes to keep binging!

Disney+ has finally launched to the masses, so we can all get our fix of Disney, Pixar, Lucasfilm, Marvel, National Geographic, and Fox all in one place. Launch week usually has some jitters and kinks with servers that need to be worked out, but what if you’re still having some connection issues with trying to get to your Disney+ content? Let’s fix those pesky connection issues.

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Ubisoft addresses player issues in Ghost Recon Breakpoint

Ghost Recon Breakpoint should be seeing improvements soon.

What you need to know Ghost Recon Breakpoint released earlier in October. Since launch, players have encountered myriad issues, from problems with the game’s design to microtransactions. Ubisoft has outlined a plan to fix several of these issues over the coming weeks. You can grab Ghost Recon Breakpoint for $ 50 from Amazon.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint launched earlier in October and has had a bit of a rocky start.  [Read More…]

AT&T says it’s working on a patch to fix voicemail issues

The carrier says a “vendor sever problem” is to blame…

What you need to know AT&T has confirmed reports of an ongoing voicemail outage affecting customers, says it will be fixed with a patch. It blamed a “vendor server problem” for the ongoing outage. The company has not provided a timetable for when the problem will be resolved.

AT&T has confirmed that its ongoing voicemail outage will be fixed by an upcoming patch, however it has not  [Read More…]