Droid Daily 4/12/13: Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 8.0, ZTE Director, HTC One and More

April 12, 2013 - Written By Alexander Maxham

Don’t Like Chat Heads? Try Out Ninja SMS

There’s a new app to compete with Facebook’s Chat Heads. It’s Called Ninja SMS for floating text messaging. It’s actually a pretty interesting concept. You can grab it from the Play Store for $0.99.

NVIDIA Shows off Another Game on Project Shield

NVIDIA has been showing off a ton of games on the Project Shield. This time it’s Arma Tactics. Now the question is, where the heck is Project Shield? Back to Arma Tactics, it looks freakin’ awesome on Project Shield (or is that Project Thor?)

Galaxy S4 up for Pre-Order


The Galaxy S4 is now up for pre-order for our Canadian friends on Rogers and Fido. Rogers is only doing pre-orders for the 16GB version at this time. It also looks like this is for existing customers only.

Samsung’s Galaxy S4 and Note 8.0 Shipping in 100% Recyclable Boxes


Samsung is going green, well green in two ways. They are shipping the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 8.0 in recyclable boxes. Which is always a great things. But how many of you are like me and keep the boxes for your devices?

ZTE Director Launches on US Cellular


What a name right? The ZTE Director launched today on US Cellular as a budget phone. It costs just one cent, or if you don’t want a contract, it’s $99 outright. Yes it’s $99 for full price. Here are the specs:

  • 3.5-inch WVGA display
  • 1.0GHz Snapdragon processor
  • 512MB of RAM
  • Android 4.0

Sprint Launches the Galaxy S3….in Purple?


Today, Sprint officially has the Galaxy S3 in purple. So those of you looking for a cheap high-end phone, the Galaxy S3 is a great choice, even though it is a year old now. You can now get it in purple in addition to the pebble blue and marble white.

HTC One Stars in a commercial…

…It’s a parody dating show add with James Van Der Beek. Check out the video above.