Welcome to the 26th part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicated to the Samsung Galaxy S4. In this part we will be dealing with the latest emails sent by our readers regarding the issues they are facing with their device. Most of the issues are minor and can easily be fixed by our readers however there are some issues where the device needs to be sent to an authorized service center. If you own a Galaxy S4 or any other Android device for that matter feel free to send us an email at [email protected] detailing your concern....

If you own the AT&T or Verizon branded LG G3 and have been looking for an easy and convenient method to root the device, your wait is finally over thanks to XDA user DroidModderX. The renowned XDA developer has posted the complete root procedure on YouTube as well as XDA. This particular method requires a Windows running computer and the usual suite of device drivers to go through smoothly. It is currently the easiest method we’ve come across and should barely take a few minutes to complete. The root method allows users to...

ASUS has begun rolling out the Android 4.4.2 update for the Transformer Pad TF701T tablet starting today. This is one of the more premium offerings in the Transformer series and it’s good to see ASUS sending out an update to the device, although relatively late in the day. The update is a standard OTA, but there are ways to get it directly from ASUS as well. It’s a pretty major update coming from Android 4.3, so owners will be keen to download it when the OTA notification is made available. Flashing the update manually from...

We’ve seen games for Android Wear before, with the most recent being a Flappy Bird clone. However, SWIP3 is a game which has been designed specifically for the miniature display of Android Wear smartwatches. It’s a classic puzzle solving game which is based on aligning three blocks of the same color. At first glance, it’s reminiscent of the classic Tetris, but the gameplay is slightly different here as it involves a lot of swiping. It’s not surprising that game developers have begun leveraging the relatively smaller...

Amazon has just launched its own online wallet service known as Amazon Wallet. But unlike Google Wallet or several other contemporaries, this service quite limited. Amazon specifies that it’s still in beta which explains most of the exclusions, but the app is a welcome addition nonetheless. In its current form, Amazon Wallet allows users to store their gift cards, loyalty cards and store credits within the app to reduce the clutter in your wallet or purse. However, it still can’t handle credit and debit cards, which is expected...

The LG G Pad 10.1 tablet is now officially available for purchase through Best Buy for a decent $249.99. The tablet comes free of carrier obligations, so you can pick one up and take it home without much trouble. This comes after the 7 inch model of the latest G Pad series started making its way to the U.S. in June. LG began the global rollout of the tablet earlier this month, so its arrival in the U.S. was always expected. Global customers should find the tablet on local retail shelves in the coming days as well. As suggested by the...

Yesterday we came across a mystery ZTE phablet which was reportedly headed towards T-Mobile in the U.S. And today we’re getting some hardware specific details on the smartphone thanks to a source familiar with the matter. As was our guess, it seems like the device will be a budget offering carrying a large display but a midrange level hardware. The smartphone is reportedly known as the Olympia internally. It is said they the handset packs a 6 inch display (possibly 720p). Other alleged specs of the smartphone include an 8-megapixel...

The Sense 6.0 keyboard from the new breed of HTC devices has just made its way to the Google Play Store, following in the footsteps of several other stock HTC apps which were ported back in March. This will allow the company to easily make changes to the keyboard whenever necessary, without having to rely on a full blown software update to bring minor changes on the keyboard. Obviously, the news doesn’t affect non-HTC users as compatibility is limited to HTC smartphones running on the Sense 6.0 user interface. We’ve seen...