Welcome to the 31st part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicated to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2. While most people are excited on getting the latest Note 4 there are still others who are sticking to their reliable Note 2. This phone, which was released way back in 2012, is still quite popular as can be seen by the amount of emails we receive concerning this model. This is the reason why we are still supporting this model and providing troubleshooting tips to our readers who are experiencing issues with their unit. If you own...

The launch of the Nexus Player was held back as the device was yet to be certified by the FCC. However, with that process being completed, the device has finally been spotted on the Google Play Store with a price tag of $99. This is only a pre-order listing and the device will be shipped to customers in 3-4 weeks. The Nexus Player is an Android TV reference design concept and is the first device to run the company’s proprietary home entertainment OS based on Android. Users will be able to access a wide array of content and data,...

Sprint’s version of the LG G2 is now receiving a firmware update which brings forth the HD Voice feature to this 2013 flagship. It’s good to know that Sprint is issuing an update to a device like the G2 which is almost forgotten ever since the successor stormed the markets. Along with introducing HD Voice, Sprint’s changelog also makes a mention of bringing LTE related enhancements to the device, which should improve connectivity to a great extent. The update is rolling out in the conventional fashion, so you should...

The Motorola Nexus 6 was revealed to be going up on pre-order sometime in late October. But now, the American Play Store page is showing the smartphone with a pre-order date of October 29, clarifying once and for all that the device will be up for grabs soon. Once the pre-order is placed, the handset is expected to go on sale starting mid-November, so there will still be some waiting to do. Although the October 29 date has been mentioned before, it’s finally good to have some concrete confirmation coming straight from the horse’s...

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is already available in the U.S. through a multitude of carriers. And it’s only natural for us to compare the smartphone with Google’s latest offering, the Nexus 6 which was launched last week. And now, courtesy of UK retailer Carphone Warehouse, we have a better idea of how the two smartphones compare in terms of size and features. What’s instantly evident from the video is the fact that even though the Nexus 6 is significantly larger than the Galaxy Note 4 on paper, the size difference isn’t...

Google is introducing a new Messenger application with Android 5.0 which replaces Hangouts or Messaging as the default app for SMS and MMS. And users have to wait until the Android 5.0 Lollipop update starts rolling out to get a feel of this new app. But thanks to a few keen and curious developers, the app has been extracted from the latest developer preview of Android 5.0, meaning that the apk file is now available for download. Fortunately enough, the installation of this app doesn’t require root access. So all you have to do...

The HTC One M8 smartphone on T-Mobile will start receiving an update tomorrow which will bring the Eye Experience features to the device. The good news was given away by an HTC representative on Twitter. Although the rollout of the update officially begins tomorrow, it could take a while to appear on all compatible devices, so maintain patience if you don’t see it early tomorrow. The manufacturer started rolling out the Eye Experience feature to the One M8 starting early October, and it was only a matter of time before the carrier...

The OnePlus One smartphone will finally go up for pre-order starting next week, according to a release issued by the company. But there’s a caveat here. The pre-orders will go live only for an hour, which means that there will only be a limited number of units on offer. This is the company’s way of making up for the invites fiasco which left fans red faced. OnePlus promised to begin pre-orders for the smartphone in October and it’s good to see the company is living up to its word, albeit in a slightly unconventional...