Some days ago, a report suggested that Samsung was looking to shut down its IM app ChatOn. However, it seems like these reports were very premature as the company has now rubbished the initial claims. Speaking to The Verge, a Samsung official said – “The recent rumors concerning ChatOn have been false, as ChatOn will continue to be offered to consumers worldwide.” This draws the rumor to a close as the confirmation is now coming directly from the horse’s mouth. ChatOn isn’t exactly popular with customers...

An eBay seller is now offering the HTC One M8 for just $369.99. This is the manufacturer refurbished version of the handset which explains the low cost. That being said, it’s as good as new and has been restored to pristine condition by HTC, so you can get it without worry. Considering the price, it should make an excellent present for the Holidays next month. The One M8 is a very capable device as far as hardware is concerned. It packs a 5 inch 720p display, a Duo Camera setup on the back, a 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 801 SoC, 2GB of...

This post is intended for Galaxy S3 owners and Verizon subscribers. I addressed 10 problems here so feel free to skim through the page and find out if your concern was included. Please note that the troubleshooting procedures and solutions I suggested here can also be used with other variants of Galaxy S3. In case you can’t find your problem here, I suggest you visit our Galaxy S3 Troubleshooting page as we made an index of all problems we’ve addressed in the past. For those who still have issues with their phones, email us...

On the eve of Thanksgiving, Amazon is giving away paid apps worth $130 in value. The sale is valid until the end of the day and includes multiple paid titles like Sonic Jump, Bejeweled 2 and many more. The ad free version of Angry Birds Seasons is also selling under this promo. In total, there are 40 paid apps which can be downloaded for free today. Amazon holds offers like these periodically, so it’s not really a surprise to us. The retailer also has some deals on devices if you’re willing to check them out along with the...

Motorola launched the metal variants of the Moto 360 through its online store earlier this week. And today, the manufacturer has also started selling metal and leather straps for existing customers of the Moto 360. This means you can convert your leather Moto 360 to a metal model by merely replacing the wrist band. The leather bands are available in black, cognac and stone color variants with a price of $29.99. The light and dark hues of the stainless steel bands will set you back by $79.99. There’s no sight of the Champagne Gold...

Just as the WiFi models of the NVIDIA Shield Tablet received the Android 5.0 update last week, the company has now begun the rollout for the LTE model as well. It usually takes longer for cellular variants to receive the update as the company has to account for the network radios and other functionality while developing the ROM. NVIDIA had clarified that it was waiting for carrier approval to go ahead with the update. In terms of usability, the Shield Tablet LTE will receive similar changes as the WiFi version, so don’t expect...

Welcome to the third iteration of our S5 tutorials, tips, and tricks series. The topics below are the items that we are covering in this post: Optimizing your Samsung Galaxy S5 Improving S5 performance How to install Flash Player on an S5 How to check the latest available update for Android on an S5 How to screenshot on an S5 How to enable Private Mode on an S5 How to add an email account on an S5 10 tips to get the most out of your S5 If you have around with smartphones, especially Samsung’s flagship, for last few years you’ll...

Welcome to the 30th part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicated to the Samsung Galaxy S2. In this latest installment, we will tackle most of the emails sent to us by our readers regarding this model since part 29 was released a week ago. As we all know, this is already an old model however since we still receive a considerable amount of email surrounding this device we continue to feature it. Most of the latest issues send to us by our readers are minor in nature while some require various troubleshooting steps to be performed. If...