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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.

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T-Mobile schedules Un-carrier 7.0 for September 10

As if T-Mobile had not already done enough this week, the Un-carrier has scheduled an event for September 10. Set to be held at a retail store in San Francisco, CA,

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Sprint expected to soon carry its first Sony Xperia smartphone

Sprint will soon introduce its first Sony Xperia smartphone, likely the Xperia Z3, according to recent reports. Expected to launch at IFA next week in Berlin, the Xperia Z3 will

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AT&T revives $100 credits for Next plan activations

Ma Bell is back with its $100 credit for those who sign up for the Next plan. Offered to both new and existing subscribers, a $100 credit is given for each

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HTC One E8 now available at Sprint

Sprint on Friday announced the immediate availability of the HTC One E8. Offered through its website and tele-sales channels, the smartphone runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat with Sense 6.0 and features

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Sprint adds International Wi-Fi calling to Galaxy S4 (w/ Sprint Spark)

Sprint on Thursday announced a new software update for the Samsung Galaxy S4 w/ Sprint Spark. Once downloaded and installed over-the-air, the update will let users make international calls over

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HTC Desire 510 delivers 4G LTE on a budget

HTC on Tuesday announced its latest Android smartphone, the Desire 510. With a polycarbonate design that closely resembles the Desire 610 and Desire 816, the handset features entry-level specifications with

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T-Mobile adds six more streaming music providers to Music Freedom initiative

T-Mobile, having one heck of a busy week, has just announced six more service providers for its Music Freedom program. Starting immediately customers on T-Mobile can stream AccuRadio, Black Planet, Grooveshark, Radio

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Archos announces new Android tablets, smartphones, and gadgets for IFA

Archos has announced a number of new smartphones and tablets ahead of the annual IFA trade event, a couple of which run Android. First up is the 5-inch 50b Platinum,

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Boost Mobile adds wallet-friendly ZTE Boost Warp Sync

Boost Mobile on Tuesday announced the availability of the ZTE Boost Warp Sync. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the handset features a 5-inch display and an 8-megapixel rear camera. Internally

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T-Mobile intros new tablet data option and expanded family plans

For the second time in this short week T-Mobile has announced changes to its rate plans. And, as you might have guessed, these are to the benefit of the consumer.

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RadioShack offering (Verizon) Samsung Galaxy S5 for $79.99

RadioShack is running a limited time promotion which sees the Samsung Galaxy S5 listed for only $79.99 with a two year service agreement. Offered through Verizon, this is the lowest

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Google ‘Nexus X’ to be made by Moto and released near Halloween, report says

The Nexus 6 is dead; long live the Nexus X. Word on the street is that the upcoming Nexus smartphone from Google will be made by Motorola but it won’t

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T-Mobile announces $45 Simple Starter plan with 2GB data for September 3

T-Mobile is at it again, unveiling yet another industry-undercutting rate plan. The Un-carrier on Monday announced a new option for its Simple Starter customers in the form of a $45

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Samsung YouTube video touts handwriting in Galaxy Note 4 teaser

Samsung, excited about its upcoming Unpacked event, has begun teasing its big reveal. A new video hitting YouTube called [Ready to Note?] Your Note for Handwriting highlights all of the benefits

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Cricket offers $100 for T-Mobile and MetroPCS switchers

AT&T’s prepaid arm of Cricket Wireless is taking a page out of T-Mobile’s playbook, offering rewards for customer who jump ship. Starting from August 24 and running through October 19,