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Google Working on Fix for ‘Fatal Error’ Crash Affecting Some Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Users

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL’s cameras are considered amongst the best camera smartphones since they were launched last year. However, they have not been immune to some bugs. One, a Pixel 2 panorama issue has been around for 9 months without a fix from Google, is now said to have been fixed by a user. The fix however requires users to root… Read More »

A single unicode symbol can crash iPhone, iPad and Mac apps

Apple’s been in the headlines over the past few months, for all of the wrong reasons. According to TechCrunch, their PR losing streak isn’t going to stop any time soon. TechCrunch reports that an IOS software development house has discovered that two unicode symbols, when inputted into a number of popular iOS apps, will cause the apps to crash.… Read More »

Windows 8.1 and Earlier Versions Crash With New File System Bug; Microsoft Working on Fix

HIGHLIGHTS Security researchers discover new “$mft” system bug The bug can hang older Windows versions It however doesn’t affect Windows 10 users It seems there’s no end to issues related to older Windows versions as a new file system bug has been discovered that can crash PCs. The new file system bug unlike WannaCry ransomware at least won’t… Read More »

Do You Know How to Prepare for a Computer Crash?

The computer has changed the way we do business and work. So when a computer crashes, it becomes nearly impossible to work. This is what happened when I woke up last Friday morning and my computer wouldn’t boot. After a couple of blue screens, I determined I’d need to take it in for repair. The problem for me… Read More »

British Airways plane ‘drone’ crash footage emerges showing flight moments after gadget hit aircraft

The object struck the front of the plane just after 12.50pm as it was landing at Terminal Five on Sunday but left no damage. The footage, taken by Elliot Langran, shows the BA727 flight full of 132 passengers and five crew from Geneva as it comes in for landing. British Airways said the aircraft was examined by engineers… Read More »

Nepal passenger plane crash kills all 23 on board

A small passenger plane has crashed in mountainous western Nepal, killing all 23 people on board. The Twin Otter aircraft, operated by Tara Air, was travelling from Pokhara to Jomsom and lost contact with the control tower shortly after taking off. Most of those on board were Nepalis. It is not clear what caused the crash. The plane… Read More »

Egypt’s Sisi accepts Sinai jet crash was ‘terrorism’

Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has officially acknowledged for the first time that the crash of a Russian airliner in the Sinai peninsula last October was a result of “terrorism”. He said the attack had been intended to damage Egypt’s tourism industry and relations with Russia. Russia has already said a bomb caused the crash in which 224… Read More »