Tag Archives: Bug

Google Paid Out $3 Million to Bug Researchers in 2016; Nearly $1 Million for Android

Google last year gave out $3 million (roughly Rs. 21 crores) as part of its Vulnerability Rewards Program where the company pays out researchers to find, fix, and prevent vulnerabilities specifically in Android, Chrome, and other Google products and services. In a blog post, the company updated the details and said that it nearly gave Android and Chrome researchers nearly ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Now Receiving OxygenOS 4.0.2 Update With Bug Fixes and More

OnePlus has been actively pushing out firmware updates for its flagship smartphones recently and now the company has announced that it has started rolling out OxygenOS 4.0.2 update for its OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T smartphones. Notably, the latest update from the company doesn’t bring along a host of improvements or changes to the OS. With the OxygenOS 4.0.2 update, ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Now Receiving OxygenOS 4.0.1 Update With Bug Fixes and More

After the big Android 7.0 Nougat-based OxygenOS 4.0 update last week, OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T users are now again receiving an incremental OxygenOS 4.0.1 update to their devices. The update is focused on bringing a lot of critical bug fixes and improvements. The update brings added status bar icon options, improved shelf customisation, updated APN Settings for select carriers, ... Read More »

Nexus 6 to Get Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update in Early January; Google Says Last Minute Bug Caused Delay

Even though the rest of the supported Nexus and Pixel phones from Google have already received the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update, Nexus 6 is yet to be given similar treatment. However, the search giant has now shared its update rollout plans for the smartphone, saying it will start rolling out the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for Nexus 6 devices in ... Read More »

iOS 10.1.1 Now Available to Download, Brings Bug Fixes for Health App and More

Just a week after Apple released iOS 10.1 update commercially, the tech giant has now rolled out iOS 10.1.1 to iPhone and iPad users. This update focuses mainly around bug fixes, the main one being resolving an issue with the Health app. For some users, the Health app was not showing any data, and iOS 10.1.1 fixes that issue. Furthermore, ... Read More »

Lenovo Z2 Plus Starts Receiving Its First Update; Brings Camera Improvements and Bug Fixes

The Lenovo Z2 Plus was launched in India just a week ago, and now a new software update has already started rolling out to its early adopters. This update brings camera app improvements and bug fixes. The latest update brings the ZUI to version 2.0.111 and is of 272MB in size. As mentioned, the update introduces enhancements to the camera ... Read More »

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Users Complain of ‘No Service’ Bug After Disabling Airplane Mode

Apple released the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus to pre-order customers and retail stores in select countries on Friday, and the first round of bugs have already popped up. Complaints of loss of cellular service have now emerged after users turn off Airplane Mode on the device. Apple has reportedly acknowledged the matter and is investigating the issue, ... Read More »

LeEco Le 2 EUI 5.8 Update Brings Bug Fixes and New Features

LeEco Le 2 is receiving a firmware update that bumps up EUI to version 5.8. The update fixes several bugs and provides additional features such as fingerprint app lock, a large font size, and Wi-Fi control for individual apps, among others. The company claims that the update also fixes the bug where logging in to Gmail or Facebook was giving ... Read More »

Android N Developer Preview 2 Now Available; Brings Bug Fixes and New Features

Google last month released the first Developer Preview of Android N for developers introducing a host of new features including multi-window support, notification enhancements, background optimisations, number-blocking, and other new features. The company on Wednesday released the second Developer Preview of Android N in the form of factory images for eligible devices, and, OTA updates for devices enrolled in the ... Read More »

Apple Fixes iPhone Siri Bug That Allowed Anyone Access to Contacts, Photos

An online video of a newly discovered bug in Apple’s iOS 9.3.1 operating system is making the rounds, showing that it has been possible to access an iPhone user’s contacts and photos without entering a passcode or scanning a fingerprint. It does require a very particular set of circumstances. For one, you have to allow Siri to access your Twitter ... Read More »