The much hyped Angry Birds Transformers game has officially hit the Google Play Store earlier today, letting Android users in on some of the robotic bird slinging action. This is a free app obviously and follows the same gameplay as preceding Angry Birds titles. The only difference here is that the birds transform into “AUTOBIRDS” when slinging towards the piggy territory. Playable characters include Optimus Prime, Bumblebee and the rest of the crew from the Transformers franchise. Understandably, Angry Birds Transformers...

One of the founders of Android, Andy Rubin, has official announced his departure from the company. It is said that after leaving Google, he will focus on developing and helping out tech startups in the industry. Having been part of Android since 2005 and more recently with the robotics division at Google, this marks a significant exit for the company. He hasn’t detailed his roadmap for the future, but it is believed that Rubin will start his own company which will aid startups, probably related to robotics which has been a fascination...

Samsung has finally put an end to the months of leaks about its metal clad A series of smartphones by finally unveiling the Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5. Interestingly, there’s no mention of the Galaxy A7 yet, so it’s likely that Samsung is reserving that for the holiday season. Both the A5 and the A3 are midrange offerings with the A5 being the more powerful of the two. The Galaxy A5 comes with a 5 inch 720p display, a 13-megapixel camera on the back, a 5-megapixel portrait camera, 16GB of internal storage, 2GB of RAM, a 1.2...

Welcome to the 10th part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicated to the HTC One M8. It has been roughly a week since the last installment was released and since then we have been receiving several emails from our readers concerning this particular model. For those who don’t know yet we provide a service where we help our readers find solutions to issues they are experiencing with their mobile device. In this part we will tackle some of the latest emails sent to us about this model. If you own an HTC One M8 or any other Android...

Verizon has agreed to settle a lawsuit from 2006 that claimed Verizon was charging in-network calls for users on their FamilyShare plan. This obviously means that if you’re currently on a Family Share plan, this lawsuit does not apply to you. But if you were on a FamilyShare plan between 2002 and 2006, Verizon is paying $36.7 million in cash to all customers who had this plan. You will also get a piece of calling minutes that are worth a total of $27.5 million. In total, Verizon will be paying $64.2 million in damages, with an...

There are ten Samsung Galaxy S2 problems I addressed in this post and all of them were sent by our readers. So, if you’re an owner of an S2 and emailed us regarding your problems, try to check if I included them here. If not, don’t worry, we are publishing articles like this every week for the devices we support. For our readers who think we are Samsung, no we’re not and we are not, in any way, affiliated with the company. The Droid Guy is an independent online entity that provides free Android support to its readers for...

Most customers in the U.S. who tried to pre-order the Nexus 6 yesterday might have experienced plenty of trouble in trying to get the handset. And within a matter of few minutes, the device was mentioned as out of inventory and the Play Store listing reflected the changes asking users to check back shortly. While this has been very frustrating for hopeful buyers, there might be a reason for this ordeal. First and foremost, the Nexus 6 will soon be available through all major carriers of the U.S, which is a first for a Nexus handset....

The Samsung Gear S smartwatch will be up for grabs through all four major carriers of the U.S. by early November according to a new release issued by Samsung. The likes of Sprint and T-Mobile have already confirmed the availability of the smartwatch starting November 7 and 9 respectively, while Verizon and AT&T are yet to offer any word on the launch dates. Interestingly, AT&T was expected to be the first in the U.S. to offer the smartwatch, but it seems like the carrier has postponed its plans. The smartwatch has been priced...