Sony was expected to announce the Xperia Z4 flagship at the MWC 2015 event in March. However, new reports are suggesting that Sony might hold off the launch of the smartphone until May this year. Hints of this were dropped by a product placement pitch made by the company’s mobile wing to makers of the upcoming Bond flick. This suggested that Sony’s upcoming flagships will be shown off in May/November respectively. This is a change from the company’s usual March launch time frame, which also means that they will be...

Owners of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on T-Mobile or Sprint will be happy to know that developers have finally cooked up a CyanogenMod 12 ROM for the smartphone. This comes with all the bells and whistles of Android 5.0 Lollipop and some other CyanogenMod related tweaks designed specifically for the latest version of Android. The ROM is already available for a wide range of devices out there with Nexus devices usually being the first to get it. The ROM is still a nightly which means it will not be free from bugs, so download it only if...

With Valentine’s Day still a couple of weeks away, we can expect manufacturers to cash in on the opportunity to offer some discounts on their products. Motorola has already announced its discount promotions on devices like the Moto X and the Moto G. As it has done in the past, the company will offer discounts to users with a promo code. You can attain these promo codes on the 2nd of February between 11AM and 11:59PM (CT). The company will be giving away 200,000 codes throughout the day, so there’s plenty to be had. Using these...

Huawei could be taking some cues from Sony as it plans to shift its focus solely towards high end devices this year, a report says. The Chinese manufacturer has been quite active in the midrange and low end market segment with its Ascend and Honor series of smartphones. However, with shrinking profits and the increase in competition from regional rivals like Xiaomi, it was only a matter of time before Huawei started focusing on the high end devices. Huawei believes that there’s very little margin with low end devices, despite...

Xiaomi is a major player in China and its surrounding regions. The manufacturer only recently unveiled its two new phablet smartphones, the Mi Note and the Mi Note Pro. The former went on sale today in China and the response has been pretty impressive according to the company. It is believed that the smartphone took only three minutes to go out of stock, speaking volumes about the demand for Xiaomi phones in its home region. Those who missed out on today’s flash sale can seek solace in the fact that Xiaomi is expected to hold more...

Recent reports have hinted that HTC could be using decoy units of the One M9 smartphone to restrict the internet from getting an idea about its future flagship. Most of these images that we came across had very familiar design features, barring the back of course. A new revelation however is suggesting that HTC could be looking to make one major design change with the upcoming smartphone – the front logo bar. If the word around the internet is accurate, the company could do away with the black bar on the front which houses the...

You can now get HP’s Chromebook 14 for just $209.99 through Woot as part of a new deal. This is the model with NVIDIA’s Tegra K1 SoC on board, so you’re getting the best for your money. The Chromebook 14 also comes with 16GB of SSD storage, 2GB of RAM and Google’s proprietary Chrome OS software which is quite useful if you rely on Google services. It is also pretty portable thanks to the 14 inch display, which means you can carry it around almost anywhere and get to work. Given Google’s willingness to bring...

This is still the fourth installment of our Samsung Galaxy Note 4 problems troubleshooting series but we already have a lot of unaddressed emails in our inbox. Majority of the problems are not serious and there were also users who simply wanted to be walked through setting up their new phone. For those who already emailed us their problems, please bear with us if couldn’t immediately respond to your concerns. This isn’t the only device we support and we are receiving hundreds of emails each day asking for help. We are serious...