It looks like Google forgot to switch off a developer feature in the public Oreo builds. Users have unwittingly been slurping mobile data even when connected to Wi-Fi. Here's how to fix the issue.
A student from Uruguay has been rewarded by Google with $10,000 after he found a security issue that could have been used by hackers to steal sensitive information. The flaw has since been fixed.
A battery-related bug has been affecting Nintendo Switch owners. It results in the console displaying zero charge even when this isn't the case. The company has now released a fix for the problem.
For the past few hours, Xbox One owners have been seeing a weird error message on their console, referencing 'My Little Pony' and telling them to read the error description and weep.
Google has revealed yet another vulnerability in Windows - because Microsoft failed to fix it correctly - that can reportedly allow locally authenticated attackers to access kernel memory space.
Microsoft has quietly issued a fix for a critical vulnerability in Windows Defender's Malware Protection Engine. The problem was discovered by the same Google researcher who found an earlier exploit.
The as-yet unfixed bug was recently discovered and allows any website to significantly slow down PCs running older versions of Microsoft's OS, possibly even to the point of crashing.
A Google security researcher has reportedly discovered a "crazy bad" vulnerability in Windows, which can easily spread. Although full details aren't available yet, a report is expected to follow soon.
Password management service provider LastPass has revealed that a fix for its two-factor authentication bug when using Google Authenticator has been fixed, without the need for any user interaction.
After initial silence on the issue, Google has now put out a statement regarding the alleged CIA exploits exposed by WikiLeaks. Google says many of the issues in Chrome and Android have been fixed.
Researchers have discovered a critical issue in the popular web application framework and patched it a couple of days ago. But since then the number of attacks targeting it have gone up dramatically.
For a period of up to five months, sensitive data of Cloudflare customers may have leaked due to a HTML parser bug. The company was made aware of the issue by an engineer from Google's Project Zero.
A man in France has taken Uber to court after the app continued sending his locations to his wife, who eventually divorced him over infidelity accusations. He is demanding $48 million in damages.
A growing number of Nexus 6 owners are complaining that the Android 7.1.1 update - which was delayed by a month due to a 'last-minute bug' - has caused serious speakerphone issues on their handsets.
A bug that sneaked its way to Facebook yesterday saw thousands of users - including the company's CEO Mark Zuckerberg - being erroneously pronounced dead with their profile pages being memorialized.
A bug in Google Chrome that was discovered in 2014 is now being utilized by tech support scammers. It will freeze a system, and then display a phone number to allegedly fix the problem.
After it was discovered that setting your 64-bit iPhone or iPad to January 1, 1970 bricks it, Apple has now confirmed this happens with any date before May 1970 and that a fix is on the way.
It appears that for some odd reason, Safari web browser users are encountering repeated crashes on the desktop, iPad and iPhone. Luckily there's a workaround while we wait for an official fix.
Researchers discovered a number of smart home devices that leaked user data, including Nest's learning thermostat and a security camera that broadcasted completely non-encrypted video streams.
Microsoft released a bunch of critical and important security patches through last night's KB3124266, a cumulative update for Windows 10, that's available now through Windows Update.
The opposite of what you might expect, a bug is causing some Skylake chips to freeze as a result of certain types of particularly intensive workloads.
In a confusing couple of days, Microsoft first pulled the November Update for Windows 10 and has now reinstated the update, chalking the removal up to certain privacy concerns.
Several users have reported issues that prevent them from enabling BitLocker in the Windows 10 November update (build 10586). The issues appear to only affect users who perform clean installs.
The latest Windows 10 Mobile build, 10549, is suffering from a bug which lead to excessively high background usage for Cortana, leading some to experience a considerably shorter battery life.
...the last-minute discovery of a bug means that there's no upgrade path from the previous build. As a result, upgrading to new build 10549 will first require downgrading to Windows Phone 8.1.
Windows 10's Start menu can't cope with more than 512 items - including apps, folders, files and shortcuts - and going over that limit can result in performance issues, crashes and 'missing' apps.
Microsoft has confirmed that around 200 devices were able to install Windows 10 Mobile build 10536, the Insider Preview release it cancelled last week after finding a show-stopping last-minute bug.
If your feed on Instagram BETA app for Windows Phone isn't refreshing, you're not the only one facing an issue. The app currently appears to be broken and there is no word on a fix yet.
Google has now resolved a problem which previously caused 64-bit Chrome to crash instantaneously on Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10525, stating that there will be "no future work on it".
Microsoft has pushed out two updates to Windows 10 over the weekend, KB3074681 and KB3074678. Some users have, however, reported crashes after installing the former.
With just days to go before the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft is hard at work with their partners to fix a bug that can potentially reduce laptop battery life by as much as 10%.
Microsoft has bumped its prices a bit, especially for the LTE models of its new Surface 3 tablet. Shopping around in the UK Store you'll notice the LTE models come with a hefty £77,300 premium.
The latest builds of Windows 10, 10158 and 10158, are pretty great in terms of stability and improvements. But lots of people are having problems upgrading so we've put together some fixes for you.
Insiders are frustrated by the current quality of Windows 10 Mobile builds, but a Microsoft exec mentioned the company would start fixing the OS and making it stable, starting in July.
Microsoft is now rolling out its latest Windows 10 Mobile preview build - but handsets running the last Insider Preview, build 10080, won't be able to upgrade directly to the newest release.
A recently-discovered vulnerability in Apple's Macintosh computers allows hackers to dig deep into your computer undetected and rewrite how your machine works.
Microsoft says it has now identified and squashed a bug that caused its Skype apps to repeatedly crash after receiving a particular string of text, and advises users to update to the latest versions.
A bug was discovered in many of the Skype clients that makes a certain message crash the app. What's worse is that once the message is stored in chat history, apps crash continuously on startup.
Many users were being greeted by a 'Working...' message when trying to download an app from the Beta Store in build 10080. Luckily, this issue has now been fixed, though your mileage may still vary.
In an effort to patch any possible vulnerabilities, United Airlines has launched a program which will reward up to 1 million free miles to anyone who finds a bug or security flaw in their website.