Facebook SDK blamed for malfunctioning of popular iOS apps

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Facebook SDK enables users to login to their apps through a Facebook account

Several iOS apps, including Pinterest, Spotify, and TikTok crashed on Wednesday due to an issue linked to Facebook's software development kit (SDK). A large number of users complained on Twitter...

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