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Samsung ‘temporarily stops’ Galaxy S7 Oreo updates, US Cellular spreads the Galaxy S8 love

We have some good news for owners of US Cellular-specific Galaxy S8 and S8+ variants, but the Android 8.0 Oreo rollout has unfortunately been halted for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in the UK.

Expired certificate bricked Oculus Rift headsets worldwide, but all’s fixed now

It didn’t take long for the Oculus Rift to recover from a critical Runtime Service error, but the embarrassment of forgetting to renew a security certificate remains.

Samsung reportedly resumes Galaxy S8 Oreo rollout in at least one European country

A number of German Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners are happy to report they’re receiving patched Android 8.0 Oreo updates over-the-air, which means the rest of the world should follow before long.

Samsung had to ‘temporarily stop’ the Galaxy S8 Oreo rollout due to unexpected reboots

A “limited number” of unexpected Galaxy S8 and S8+ reboots after the official Oreo update made Samsung stop the rollout to “investigate the issue internally.”

Yet another critical iOS 11 bug can easily cause crashes of numerous messaging apps

iOS 12 can’t come soon enough, as the already bug-ridden iOS 11 exhibits weird and glitchy behavior again if your iPhone receives a message with a specific Indian symbol.

Another iPhone X bug makes headlines, this one preventing users from answering calls

Apple is finally looking into complaints from a relatively small number of iPhone X users unable to see who is calling them when they should.

‘chaiOS’ bug can break your iPhone’s Messages app and freeze your device with a link

A newly discovered iPhone vulnerability dubbed chaiOS allows anyone to mess with your Messages app by simply texting you a harmless-looking link.

Official Android 8.0 Oreo updates halted for HTC 10 and Xiaomi Mi A1

No more Android Oreo for two seemingly unrelated and unconnected smartphones, as mysterious bugs have temporarily stopped HTC 10 and Xiaomi Mi A1 rollouts.

Catastrophic BLU Life One X2 bug is finally fixed, Life One X3 quietly unveiled

If you’ve resisted the temptation of doing a BLU Life One X2 factory reset to bypass a recent password request, there’s now a way to gain back access.

If you’re on macOS High Sierra, you need to set a root password ASAP to dodge security flaw

If you don’t set a root password for your computer running macOS High Sierra right now, you risk someone else breaking in without one.

Annoyed by the ‘faint’ Pixel 2 buzzing sound? Google finally confirms a fix is coming

There’s no shortage of Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL bugs and issues, but before long, you should have one less problem constantly nagging you.

Many first-gen Google Pixel users have suddenly stopped receiving texts after updating to Oreo

There’s a nasty messaging bug running rampant on 2016 Google Pixel devices, and it may have something to do with Android 8.0 Oreo.

Sprint ‘clarifies’ BlackBerry KEYone bloatware situation, software update coming soon

It was never Sprint’s intention to shove bloatware down the throats of BlackBerry KEYone users, and a fix for this vicious bug is in the works.