LinkedIn outage today after Facebook link problems

LinkedIn outage today after Facebook link problems

LinkedIn had outage issues today, which was a few days after the Facebook link problems. It is not known how widespread this issue was but people seemed to turn to Twitter for answers. Earlier today LinkedIn reported about the connection problems by tweeting on its official @LinkedInHelp Twitter … [Read more...]

Facebook outage worldwide, status update problems: Update

Facebook is down, status update problems

Millions of FB users might be getting a little angry right about now, as of a few hours ago Facebook went down and when trying to update their status an error message appeared. The Facebook issue is a right pain in the backside because it means users cannot update their status, post comments, … [Read more...]

Twitter problems with links in Direct Messages

Twitter problems with links in Direct Messages

Many Twitter users may have encountered problems sending links or URLs via Direct Message lately; error messages have been popping up showing ‘Direct Messages’ (DMs) being sent that also included malware, some have said that these messages could not be sent for some unknown reason. Many reports … [Read more...]

Galaxy S II T-Mobile & Sprint: screen problems annoy


This year has proved to be fantastic for manufacturers “Samsung.” Not only has the company managed to introduce new Galaxy Tablets in different sizes, but an entire new range of smartphones plus the introduction of a smartphone/tablet by the name of the Galaxy Note. … [Read more...]

Sprint iPhone 4S download speed issues: no further on


When the new Apple iPhone 4S was officially released on October 14th, it was hoped that the handset would sail through without any subsequent problems. Despite the phone’s popularity, it has been slightly plagued with issues such as its battery life and for US carrier Sprint slow data speeds and … [Read more...]

Gmail app pulled after iOS issues


Poor Google and their new Gmail app! Just yesterday, the search engine had to pull the plug on its new launched app for Apple devices such as the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The reason, Google as they said had “messed up” by launching a version that had subsequent problems. … [Read more...]

iPhone 4S battery joked, software update possible?


The Apple iPhone 4S and its battery-draining saga continues guys. Already reported by us here at OSM, it seems that many of you are still heading onto Apple forums to air your handset problem, along with feelings of disappointment and frustration. Despite Apple’s iPhone 4S pumping out another … [Read more...]

Sprint iPhone 4S connection problems in Europe


It seems life for Sprint and its iPhone 4S introduction is not getting any better! For the first time ever, US carrier Sprint have been lucky enough to join that of Verizon and AT&T in retailing the popular phone, but since its official arrival on the 14th October, the carrier has experienced some … [Read more...]

More iPhone 4S tests: Battery life draining fast


Apple can again be congratulated for its new iPhone 4S handset, but despite its new features such as Siri voice recognition, 8 megapixel camera with face detection and the new iOS 5 OS, users have still been complaining about the phone’s lack of battery life. Just this week, we have brought you … [Read more...]

iPhone 4S rugged case issues explained


Apple’s new iPhone 4S on the whole has received good positive comments, but unfortunately the same cannot be said for manufacturers of the protective cases. The problem comes down to the new iPhone 4S and its slight design change, in appearance the 4S looks like its predecessor the iPhone 4, but … [Read more...]

iPhone 4S password issues, Siri bypass


Apple’s new iPhone 4S has been officially available to buy for nearly two weeks now, and along with brand new internals to speak of, the handset comes with voice recognition technology “Siri.” … [Read more...]

MacBook Air numbers affected: supplier causes


News for HTC smartphone and Apple’s MacBook Air supplies is not looking promising, if reports from multiple sources are anything to go by. Both devices and their production line numbers could be affected due to a supplier that unfortunately has had to down tools. … [Read more...]

Apple TV 4.4.1 update brings problems


Lovers of the Apple brand must be sighing again today after yet another firmware update has introduced problems into their Apple devices. … [Read more...]

BlackBerry’s no-service results in $100 free apps


Research in Motion’s BlackBerry service has recently had to contend with four days of downtime, therefore leaving customers angry and disappointed that the use of BBM and the receiving of emails couldn't be used. The company was criticized for the way in which they handled the entire outage and the … [Read more...]

Google Voice Crashing On iPhone, Removed From Store


Poor poor Apple, it was hoped that the new iOS 5 software update would be plain sailing, but since its official release last week, Apple are still experiencing problems. Before it arrived, it was safe to say that a huge amount of users were looking forward to it coming, with many obsessed with its … [Read more...]

Sprint iPhone 4S, Slow Data Problems Reported


The Apple iPhone 4S officially got released on Friday 14th October to a sea of consumers and this weekend alone, its been reported that at least 4 million units will be sold, this comes from a report over at … [Read more...]

PS3 Memory Causes Cross Game Chat And Rage Problems


In the console world, there are two roads that you can go down, one is to become a fan of Sony's PS3 or the other is to follow Microsoft's Xbox 360. Each camp will rave about their consoles various abilities, whilst trying to brush aside their failings. … [Read more...]

Third Day BlackBerry Misery: Is It Rectified For You?


Since Monday of this week, Canadian phone makers Research in Motion (RIM) have been criticised for firstly its service completely going down, with instant messaging and internet access such as receiving emails an impossible task, with secondly, the company failing to give public updates in a … [Read more...]

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc: Is Your Device Cracking Up?


A little while back, Sony Ericsson released their new Xperia Arc smartphone with some fairly decent specifications. Ok compared to some of the new devices hitting the market such as the Galaxy S II from Samsung or the new HTC Sensation XE, it makes the Xperia Arc look like a “lightweight.” Sony to … [Read more...]

Twitter Users Give Good & Bad Verdicts On Galaxy S2


Samsung's Galaxy S2 is the talk of the smartphone market at the present time, that's not to say that there are others equally as good. In the last few weeks, we have reported on the Galaxy S2's specs, price, retailer roundup, name change and possible US release dates, all important comparisons and … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Failures: What Would You Transform?


Since the HTC Thunderbolt initially launched, it has received a mixed bag of feedback. There will no doubt be many of you who are more than pleased with your purchase but on the flip side to this, subsequent problems with the handset may have left you feeling disappointed. We are talking about the … [Read more...]

Apple iPad 2 Problem Discovered: Death Grip Antennagate Returns


When we think of Apple products certain words filter into our minds, sleek looking devices, high quality, a bit pricey and of course they are extremely popular. One problem that has certainly been an unwanted feature of the Apple iPhone 4 is the Death Grip aka Antennagate, this is an issue when you … [Read more...]

Sony PSN New Update 3.61 Resulting In Freezing PS3′s?


Just a few days back, the news that many of you had finally been waiting for arrived, that the Sony PSN was actually coming back on although at a trickle. During the course of last weekend, Sony's CEO Kaz Hirai gave gamers news that the service was being restored in some countries with others … [Read more...]

LG Optimus 2X “Freezing & Rebooting” Update Patch: Affected?


In terms of what smartphone to buy, it really comes down to many factors. Firstly the make, some people we know prefer to stick with one, price, specs and of course release date. In recent months, the Verizon iPhone 4 released along with the HTC Thunderbolt. Others on their way include 3D … [Read more...]

Verizon HTC Thunderbolt Update: Battery Life Still a Problem


The HTC Thunderbolt has been one of the phones that many people have been looking forward to this year. We have recently reported that the phone has had a huge price drop on Amazon, how there’s now a toggle app that allows you to turn 4G on and off easily and also a comparison of the sales between … [Read more...]