The saga of the Year 2016 text message bug continues. While there's not an official fix as of yet we, do have a workaround (download here). And we just received an official statement from a Microsoft spokesperson:
So, they're on it. Sort of. Hopefully we'll see an official patch soon.
In other news, just heard that this sort of bug is affecting not just cell phones. Philip tells us:
Everybody into the bomb shelters.
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