After making the world wait a little longer than initially anticipated, Android’s 2014 breakout star finally entered the second chapter of its rapid and captivating evolution. Now that OnePlus isn’t exactly an underdog anymore, a wild card or question mark, the expectations are set much higher, which is why some folks believe the 2 is
It’s high time Motorola stepped up its game and stopped catering merely to cash-strapped audiences or power users on Verizon. That’s not only our view, and everyone else’s in love with the company’s unique designs, dedication to customization or stock, clean as a whistle Android. Lenovo’s big cats, including CEO Yang Yuanqing himself, have recently
The LG Nexus 5 is one of the most popular Nexus devices around. And we were a little disappointed when it was revealed that the handset had gone out of rotation from the Google Store (known as the Play Store back then). But now, a video from Google has revealed the existence of a Nexus
After unveiling a couple of then odd-looking Chromebooks at I/O 2011, the road-opening first-gen Nexus 7 a year later and short-lived Google Play Edition device program pioneer Galaxy S4 during the 2013 developer-centric San Francisco conference, El Goog turned the page in 2014 and kept the event’s focus on software. Similarly, day one of Google
Again with the new iPhone(s)? Isn’t The Droid Guy supposed to be an Android-centric website? Leave droid fans alone. Be honest, you were thinking or wondering one of these things before you even finished reading our headline. And we completely understand your frustration. For the past two weeks or so, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus
Samsung showed off its fingerprint scanner with the Galaxy S5 a couple of months ago. While its implementation wasn’t exactly the best in the market, it is certainly one of the highlights of the device. And now, a new report out of Korea suggests that this technology could soon make its way to the Samsung’s smartwatches
It’s customary for Samsung to utilize some of its popular hardware features with future devices. And it seems like that tradition will continue with the Galaxy Tab S as well, as reports are suggesting that the tablet will pack a fingerprint scanner and the Ultra Power Saving Mode feature from the Galaxy S5. A couple of screenshots
Danger comes from where you least expect it, or so it seems to be the case for today’s mobile world tycoons. Samsung’s domination over the Android landscape is possibly not as threatened as we anticipated by the likes of Sony or HTC as it is by up-and-coming Oppo and OnePlus. Yet one historical Sammy rival
The Samsung Galaxy S5 comes with a fingerprint scanner which is supposed to provide added security for the users. But a new video has now revealed a major security loophole with this sensor which allows practically anybody to bypass it. This is done by standard fingerprint spoofing techniques as you can see in the video
Buyers who received their Verizon Wireless branded Galaxy S5 today will be a bit taken surprised to know that their device doesn’t support fingerprint authentication with PayPal. This is a feature which Samsung heavily endorsed during the launch of the smartphone back in late February and it’s clearly not going down well with the carrier.
It’s weird, we expected both HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4’s sequels to knock our socks off, enthrall and amaze with major upgrades like Quad HD display resolutions, bonkers 4 GB RAM modules, OIS cameras and significantly boosted Snapdragon 805 processors, but at the end of the day the One (M8) and Galaxy S5… just
In what appears to be a move to make its fingerprint scanner popular, Samsung has announced that it will be making this feature accessible to developers who may want to develop apps that will make use of it. This is in contrast to Apple’s iPhone 5S fingerprint scanner which the company restricts developers from using.
Samsung is going to release its next generation flagship model soon and as expected the Internet is buzzing with rumors surrounding the deivce. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is going to replace the S4 as the company’s top device and one of its features that is getting a lot of attention is its fingerprint scanner. The
The LG G3 and the G Pro 2 phablet aren’t far away from launch with the latter rumored to break cover in February and the G3 on May 17. A new report now claims that these two flagship handsets from LG could feature fingerprint scanners on the back. The report claims that both handsets will