Following reports of the new Apple iPhones surpassing 10 million in sales within a matter 0f few days, Samsung is reportedly looking to launch the Galaxy Note 4 earlier than scheduled. The company’s phablet was expected to launch in mid-October, but it now seems like the smartphone could be launched a little sooner. The report stems from The Korea Times, which quoted an anonymous Samsung official saying – “the positive reaction from consumers to those two Apple devices prompted us to launch the Note 4 earlier than...

Sony introduced the PS4 Remote Play feature with the Xperia Z3 smartphone earlier this month. However, this was only limited to the new flagship and Sony even acknowledged that it would remain an exclusive to Xperia devices. But it was only a matter of time before the dev community jumped in and got a slice of the action for everybody. Starting today, interested users can download and install the necessary files to make Remote Play functional on any Android 4.0 running device. However, since Sony is yet to officially launch the feature,...

We’ve heard murmurs of Motorola’s upcoming Droid Turbo smartphone over the past few weeks, but haven’t heard or seen anything conclusive. But thanks to a new leak from Hello Moto HK, we now have a brief idea of what to expect from the upcoming Verizon Droid. Much like the Droid series from last year, the device has a Kevlar patterned back cover as well as “front-ported speakers” much like the new Moto X and the Moto G. The handset also supposedly has capacitive navigation keys on the bottom bezel instead...

Samsung has just launched a new Power Sharing USB charging cable which can transfer power from one Samsung device to another. The company has also set up a dedicated application meant for this specific purpose which will let you select the amount of power you want to draw from the source device. This is convenient if you own multiple Samsung devices such as smartphones, tablets, smartwatches etc and don’t see the need to carry an external battery or separate charging adapters. Of course, this also means that the source device will...

LG launched two new midrange smartphones known as the L Bello and L Fino some weeks ago. A new FCC listing has now hinted at the arrival of the L Fino through Verizon Wireless. The smartphone shown in the listing has the model number LG VS810PP with support for LTE bands 4 and 13. Naturally, the device is shown to be running on CDMA networks. It is possible that the smartphone will be launched as a prepaid offering by Verizon given the hardware on offer. One interesting aspect mentioned in FCC’s page is the battery capacity...

Again with the new iPhone(s)? Isn’t The Droid Guy supposed to be an Android-centric website? Leave droid fans alone. Be honest, you were thinking or wondering one of these things before you even finished reading our headline. And we completely understand your frustration. For the past two weeks or so, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus rumor roundups, previews, hands-on explorations and finally reviews have inundated the tech-focused part of the interwebs. Just one more reason to keep your online activity fixated on funny cat pics and (human) porn,...

Google Now lets users keep a check on a multitude of things ranging from sports scores to daily driving directions. The nifty service has now added one more feature to its repertoire – the ability to check flight ticket prices. Starting soon, users of the service will be able to track the change in flight ticket prices right from their Google Now page, with details appearing in the form of cards. This will be synchronized with flights listed on Google Flights, but there could be more providers added subsequently. This feature...

The unlocked model of last year’s Moto X handset was sold only via T-Mobile in the U.S. And strangely, this variant has been made to wait quite a while to receive the latest version of Android while the likes of AT&T, Sprint and Verizon have already finished the rollout of the update. But that changes today with the Android 4.4.4 update showing up on unlocked Moto X handsets, carrying the changes we saw on other carrier variants. Since the update is being sent out by Motorola and not the carrier, there might not be a lot...