This 13-character string will kill any Mac’s Chrome browser dead

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These 13 characters will kill your Chrome browser dead. Photo: VentureBeat
These 13 characters will kill your Chrome browser dead. Photo: VentureBeat

If you’re on a Mac, and use Chrome, and if you’re not sure if you have Assyrian turned on, definitely don’t click this link. Just doing so could cause your whole browser to crash, and the culprit is a 13-character snippet that couldn’t seem any more innocuous.

App Store Issue Causing Newly-Updated Mac & iOS Apps To Crash

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Hold onto your Mac and iOS app updates for the time being, because they're likely to break your apps.

An issue with Apple’s App Store and Mac App Store is causing newly-updated Mac and iOS apps to become nonfunctional. Users are reporting that after updating certain apps, they no longer load, but simply crash at the startup screen. It is advised that users avoid updating any of their software until the issue is fixed.