[Nov. 5 Update: Memory fix] Unofficial Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL bug and issue tracker

Update 1: 2018/11/05 10:31am PST

On November 5th, Google confirmed fixes were coming for the Pixel 3’s memory management issues as well as a bug with the Pixel Stand that broke ambient display notifications. Specific

Every phone has its unique set of potential problems, most of which get fixed over time. Google’s latest Pixel 3 and 3 XL aren’t without their own issues, and we’ve decided to make it a bit easier to keep track of those individual bugs and problems and, more importantly, when and if they are fixed. Read More[Nov. 5 Update: Memory fix] Unofficial Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL bug and issue tracker was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

[Update: Fix coming] The Pixel Stand breaks ambient display notifications on the Pixel 3

Update 1: 2018/11/05 9:53am PST

Google has confirmed the bug exists and will issue a fix… eventually. A timeline was not provided, and the official statement follows.
We’ve seen rare instances in which notifications don’t come

Google’s Pixel Stand is a pretty nifty wireless charger - if an almost certainly overpriced one. Being a Google product, it’s also not without its issues, and we’ve just had our attention drawn to a rather annoying one: the Pixel Stand just straight up breaks ambient display notifications on the Pixel 3 and 3 XL. Read More[Update: Fix coming] The Pixel Stand breaks ambient display notifications on the Pixel 3 was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

The Pixel Stand breaks ambient display notifications on the Pixel 3

Google’s Pixel Stand is a pretty nifty wireless charger - if an almost certainly overpriced one. Being a Google product, it’s also not without its issues, and we’ve just had our attention drawn to a rather annoying one: the Pixel Stand just straight up breaks ambient display notifications on the Pixel 3 and 3 XL. We’ve been able to reliably recreate this bug with both devices.
Once removed from the Pixel Stand, the Pixel 3 and 3 XL will no longer display ambient notifications. Read MoreThe Pixel Stand breaks ambient display notifications on the Pixel 3 was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

Google News is using up several gigs of data for some users, resulting in overages

A Google News bug has been making the rounds since early September, but has recently picked up steam and claimed many victims: the app is downloading tons of data in the background and causing overages for many users.

Although the first person to complain about the issue did so on September 1, it isn’t until the 19th that the reports started multiplying. Some users are fortunate enough to have noticed it when it had only used 1.3GB of their data, others weren’t just as lucky. Read MoreGoogle News is using up several gigs of data for some users, resulting in overages was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

The latest Messages 3.7 update is crashing constantly on Wear OS watches

Messages 3.7 began rolling out a few days ago, and while the update brings some significant improvements on Android phones, notably the addition of contact sharing, it did something a lot less desirable on Wear OS. The app is now crashing constantly on smartwatches and can’t even stay open for a second.

The widespread issue started creeping up five days ago with the rollout of Messages 3.7.049. Watches from all walks of life are seeing the problem, so this doesn’t seem to be limited to a certain model, maker, or Wear OS version (whatever these are now). Read MoreThe latest Messages 3.7 update is crashing constantly on Wear OS watches was written by the awesome team at Android Police.