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Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

News and Rumors

One year on OnePlus One available to all

Can you believe it has been a year since we first learned of the OnePlus One smartphone? That’s right, the little upstart flagship killer that has been the source of

News and Rumors

Fiverr update brings seller-based features to Android app

  Fiverr, the service that lets users buy and sell creative and professional services, is rolling out an update to its Android app. Based around sellers, the new release delivers a handful

News and Rumors

Google Drive app for Android gains ‘OK Google’ hotword feature

A forthcoming update to the Google Drive app for Android is set to add a nifty new feature. Set to arrive over the next week, the app sees the integration

Deals & Steals

PowerSkin kicks off Buy One Get One deal for PowerStand [48 hours only]

Need to pick up something cool for a holiday gift but don’t wanna spend money on someone else? Well, you’re in luck, Scrooge. PowerSkin is offering a Buy One Get One

News and Rumors

Instagram adds five new filters and enhanced options

Instagram on Tuesday announced the release of five new filters for its mobile applications. Available in the latest update are the new, and very subtle, Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Perpetua, and Aden. In

News and Rumors

T-Mobile announces Data Stash rollover data plan for January

T-Mobile, as part of its Un-carrier 8.0 initiative, today announced its latest feature, Data Stash. In essence, it’s a rollover account that lets users collect any unused data into a

Featured

Amazon offering all sorts of wonderful savings on Kindle and Fire products

We’re less than two weeks away from Santa coming down the chimney. In other words, Santa better make sure he’s ready to roll with all sorts of goodies. Amazon, wanting

News and Rumors

T-Mobile set to announce something Un-carrier-like tomorrow

T-Mobile, not taking the end of year as a time to relax, is set to announce… well, something, tomorrow. According to the Un-carrier, we will get the eighth installment of the

News and Rumors

Amazon introduces Surprise! e-card and gift card app

Amazon on Wednesday introduced a new free mobile app designed to deliver e-cards and digital gift cards to friends, family, and contacts. Called Surprise!, it’s the kind of app that

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Facebook brings Trending to mobile apps

Facebook this week announced it will bring its Trending feature to Android and iOS apps. In other words, it will be easier for mobile users to explore stories from a

News and Rumors

Ting announces GSM support for 2015; T-Mobile is secret partner

Ting, the MVNO operating off the backs of Sprint’s network, is about get much more interesting in the coming year. The carrier today confirmed the upcoming support for unlocked GSM handsets.

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At 4.75mm thin the Vivo X5 Max makes other smartphones look chubby

The competition for the thinnest smartphone on the globe gets much more fierce today as Vivo becomes the new crown-holder. Announced for release later this month, the X5 Max comes

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T-Mobile launches truly unlimited family plan

Looking to pick up a few new smartphones on a shared or family plan this holiday season? T-Mobile just made it all the more difficult to consider another carrier; today sees

News and Rumors

Budget-minded HTC Desire 620 announced for 2015

HTC on Tuesday announced its next Android smartphone, the budget-minded 4G LTE-ready Desire 620. Set to do battle with the likes of the Moto G, the phone features a 5-inch

News and Rumors

AT&T now selling $200 Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition

AT&T and Samsung this week announced the availability of the Gear VR Innovator Edition. Priced $200, or $250 with the recommended Bluetooth controller, virtual reality headset works with the Samsung Galaxy