Apple’s MacOS High Sierra Update Reintroduces “Root” Bug For Some Users

When a company like Apple rushes out a software patch for a critical security bug, it deserves praise for protecting its customers quickly. Except, perhaps, when that patch is so rushed that it’s nearly as buggy as the code it was designed to fix. Earlier this week, Apple scrambled to push out a software update for macOS High Sierra, to sew up a glaring hole … Continue reading Apple’s MacOS High Sierra Update Reintroduces “Root” Bug For Some Users

Apple Was Quick to Fix macOS “Root” Issue

Apple has long been heralded as the champion of user security and product reliability, but this year has proved that the company may no longer be a leader of all things secure and reliable. From conforming to Chinese government’s demands to ban VPN apps to coming up with off-ish settings to releasing High Sierra with security bugs that enabled hackers to steal keychain contents to introducing buggy software … Continue reading Apple Was Quick to Fix macOS “Root” Issue

Theme OxygenOS/Android Oreo on OnePlus 3/3T Without Root Using Substratum

OnePlus just recently started publicly beta testing Android Oreo on the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T. While the Android 8.0 update to last year’s flagship OnePlus phones doesn’t bring Project Treble support, it does include support for Substratum themes. This is possible because the theme framework behind Substratum, Overlay Manager Service, is built into Android Oreo so that means it’s possible to theme the … Continue reading Theme OxygenOS/Android Oreo on OnePlus 3/3T Without Root Using Substratum