After PC Magazine, a popular American computer magazine, said that FedEx refused to send the device, FedEx had apologized suggesting that it was an "operational mistake."
Apple makes it a point to stress safety and privacy characteristics with every product announcement. This occurred at Apple's annual event
Qualcomm says they have deployed patches for this bug (CVE-2018-11976) earlier this month
It looks like the company will continue the trend of releasing its new-gen chip before others, with its Kirin 985 slated to go into mass production in Q2 2019.
Users hurled to other social media platforms to report issues accessing the services moments later, as reports of outages filtered in from parts of North America, Europe, Asia and Africa