Mark Zuckerberg declares that fixing Facebook is his ‘personal challenge’ for 2018.

The co-founder and CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg wrote on his page early Thursday saying that Facebook has “a lot of work to do” when it comes to harassment, election interference, and making sure that it’s a meaningful platform to be on. So he’s making it his “personal challenge” for 2018 to “focus on fixing …

Microsoft issues emergency Windows update against processor security bugs.

Microsoft is rolling out a rare out-of-band security update to supported versions of Windows. The update is part of a number of fixes that will protect against a newly-discovered bug in Intel, AMD and ARM chipsets. Sources say that Microsoft will issue a Windows update that will be automatically applied to Windows 10 machines at 5PM …

How you can block certain ads on YouTube.

If you are one to go on a YouTube splurge, only to get the same frustrating pre-roll ad over and over again, fret not as it is a systemic issue, thanks to Google’s user-targeting advertising algorithm. The easiest way for you to solve this problem is to pay for YouTube Red and get rid of …

Apple apologizes for iPhone slowdown, offers $29 battery replacements for a year.

Apple published a letter to customers apologizing for the “misunderstanding” around older iPhones being slowed down. Apple did this shortly after admitting that it was slowing down older phones to compensate for cheapening batteries. Apple says: “We know that some of you feel Apple has let you down.” “We apologize.” Apple said in the letter that batteries …

Spotify is being sued by a major music publisher for $1.6 billion.

Reports show that Wixen Music Publishing, which licenses music from about 200 artists, including Tom Petty, Neil Young, The Beach Boys, Missy Elliott, and Janis Joplin, is suing Spotify for $1.6 billion. The lawsuit was filed in California last Friday, and alleges that Spotify has been using “thousands of songs” with inappropriate license. Wixen basically …

Android 8.0 Oreo beta for OnePlus 5T is now available.

Up to this time, OnePlus has released Oreo updates for the OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, and OnePlus 5. The company stated that its new OnePlus 5T would also be seeing an Oreo update a couple days after Christmas, and now we have our first Open Beta for OxygenOS that is based on Android 8.0. As this is the first …

How to enable the Android backup service.

First, make sure you have the backup service running on your current phone. Open Settings from the home screen or app drawer. Click to Backup & reset. Select Back up my data. Toggle Back up my data to On. Select Back to go back to Backup & reset. Check that the correct Google account is associated in Backup account. Toggle Automatic restore to On to restore settings …

Here’s everything you need to know about Google Calendar.

Google Calendar is a remarkable and useful app. It starts by being pre-loaded on your Android phone, tablet or Chromebook, and continues thereon. It is both on the web and on iOS. You can use it by yourself or share it with others. You can also subscribe to public calendars that are separate yet perfectly incorporated …

Rumors of Specs and Release Date for Samsung Galaxy S9.

There’s no arguing the fact that the Galaxy S8 is still one of the best-looking phones on the market. Its Quad HD AMOLED Infinity Display is exquisite, its camera takes excellent photos, and even Samsung’s software is now even more enjoyable. All of the greatness found with the S8 has put a lot of pressure and expectations …