Software News

Major Security Flaw Discovered With WiFi Protocol

A devastating security flaw has been discovered in the main WiFi security protocol, putting millions of people at risk. Mathy Vanhoef, a researcher with imec-DistriNet, discovered a vulnerability in the WPA2 protocol, which is used by essentially all WiFi devices globally.

Huawei Mate 10 To Ship With Android 8.0 Oreo

While Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL were the first smartphones to ship with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box, which is something many expected, the first non-Pixel phone to ship with the new OS is going to be Huawei's flagship Mate 10. The new Mate 10, as well as Mate 10 Pro

Roku Launches Its Free Movie, TV Show Channel

Roku's first ever channel, simply called the Roku Channel, has launched across the company's range of devices. Users can receive free movies and TV shows from the channel, which has just now completed its rollout. All Roku units released after June 2011 work with the channel.

Twitter Adding A Bookmark Feature

Twitter is working on a bookmarking feature that'll let people save tweets for later viewing, the social network has announced. Because the capability is still in development, Twitter is requesting feedback and ideas from users, which can be submitted with "SaveforLater."