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Intel, Microsoft, Google Scramble for Solutions as Patches Slow Systems

Major tech companies, including Intel, Microsoft and Google, scrambled to calm the mood this week after a large number of computer users reported performance problems linked to security updates for the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities. A firestorm of criticism has erupted over the response to the chip flaws, which researchers at Google’s Project Zero discovered […]

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Nokia 6 is Receiving Android 7.1.2 Update Along with October’s Security Patches

Continuing with its promise of delivering timely updates, HMD Global has started rolling out a new software update to the Nokia 6. Multiple users on our forums are reporting that they have received the OTA. This update bumps the software version from Android 7.1.1 to Android 7.1.2 and also brings along the latest security patches from […]

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Paranoid Android 7.3.0 Brings New Camera App, Additional Launcher Customization Features, BlueBorne Patches, and More

It was just around 4 months ago that Paranoid Android came back once again to shake up the custom ROM world with polished and feature-packed Android 7.1.2 Nougat builds. Now, after one major update (7.2), some minor ones, and Android 8.0 Oreo starting to bring the heat for ROM developers, the PA folks are back with […]

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Stock Kernel with SafetyNet Patches for the Google Pixel and Pixel XL

If you have unlocked your bootloader, then you may know that SafetyNet is tripped, resulting in Android Pay not working. One solution to this is to use a kernel patch by XDA Recognized Developer sultanxda. For those of you who have an unlocked bootloader and wish to remain on near-stock software, then check out this […]

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