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How your phone can help ward off the flu

Stay ahead of flu season this year and monitor the virus from the safe distance of your smartphone or computer screen. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a handful of mobile apps and websites to help protect yourself against this seasonal bug.

By October 31, 2014

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Twitter fixes bug that crashed its iOS app

The bug appeared to stem from a tweet that contained a link with code from character converter Punycode. Troublemakers then decided to share the link to intentionally crash other people's apps.

By November 17, 2014

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Apple downplays threat posed by Masque Attack bug

A vulnerability could allow hackers to trick users into downloading fake apps, which could siphon off their personal information, researchers warn.

By November 13, 2014

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Microsoft patches 19-year-old Windows bug

The flaw -- uncovered by IBM researchers in May and patched by Microsoft on Tuesday -- affected every version of Microsoft's desktop OS since Windows 95.

By November 13, 2014

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Apple iOS bug lets fake apps sneak onto iPhones, iPads

The vulnerability affects roughly 95 percent of all Apple mobile devices currently in use, according to a new report.

By November 10, 2014

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Sony rolls out another PS4 bug fix

Version 2.02 of the PlayStation 4 firmware comes hot on the heels of version 2.01, which Sony released last week to fix a Rest Mode bug.

By November 11, 2014

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Microsoft plans big Patch Tuesday this month with 16 bug fixes

Users of Windows and other Microsoft software will receive a slew of updates on Tuesday, including five rated as critical.

By November 7, 2014

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Apple delivers bug-fixing iOS 8.1.1 beta to developers

The new beta also offers performance enhancements and one change that affects the iOS 8 Health app, says AppleInsider.

By November 4, 2014

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Google squashes Android 5.0 Lollipop battery-drain bug

The bug was reported by developers with Nexus 5 smartphones but has been resolved just as the updated mobile operating system begins to trickle out.

By November 6, 2014

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PS4 gets a Rest Mode bug fix

Sony's newest update aims to fix a problem from a previous update that prevented the PlayStation 4 from coming out of Rest Mode.

By November 5, 2014