May sound silly, but have you tried a factory reset and wiped cache ? - Nine out of ten times it generally fixes most things on the Note. I know it's a pain but give it a shot and see.
Or just wipe the cache, and remove your google account and readd see if it makes any difference.
We are learning more and more each day that it is always something so trivial with this damn phone :|
The people of XDA, including the Devs. Do not have to help you. We all choose to help. Everyone also starts somewhere.
City I live in makes and invented the Kitkat... I run Kitkat on my device. Aww how cute.