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Google Clock bug causes Android users to oversleep

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Reddit users have reported the Google Clock app is not waking them up at the time they’ve requested (file photo).

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Reddit users have reported the Google Clock app is not waking them up at the time they’ve requested (file photo).

This article was first published at thebit.nz.

If you’re a deep sleeper, you may not want to rely on the Google Clock app for a while.

A whole load of Reddit users have reported that the app is simply deciding not to bother waking them up at the time they’ve requested, generously letting them sleep a little later.

Nice as that gesture is in theory, the app doesn’t have to deal with the consequences, like being fired from work for being late.

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The bug is, understandably, quite upsetting for those who encounter it, and that’s beginning to be reflected in Google Play Store ratings, where a flurry of one-star scores is beginning to pull the app’s average downwards.

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