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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

Verizon rolls out $60 plan with unlimited talk, text, 2GB data

Verizon Wireless has quietly rolled out a new, less expensive rate plan for an individual line of service. Available to all consumers immediately, the new $60 offering includes unlimited talk and

News and Rumors

Sprint to announce $50 unlimited plan this week, says WSJ

Sprint could take the fight directly to other provider’s doors this week in offering a $50, all-you-can-consume rate plan, says the Wall Street Journal. Reportedly, the carrier is set to introduce

Deals & Steals

ChargeKey: Carry a USB cable on your keychain for charging anywhere [Deal of the Day]

Regardless of whether you’re carrying around a portable power supply or just your smartphone, at some point you’re still going to need to juice up. What happens if you don’t have

News and Rumors

HTC One E8 soon expected at Sprint

Sprint should soon make an announcement regarding the upcoming availability of the lower-price HTC One E8. How do we know? Easy, a video posted on the carrier’s YouTube account has tipped

News and Rumors

Sprint CEO: New rate plans will be “simple, attractive, and very disruptive”

New Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure is ready to hit the ground running. Speaking at a company town hall meeting yesterday, Claure said his first step will be to slash prices for

News and Rumors

T-Mobile won’t throttle P2P users but will try to change their behaviors

You know the report that said T-Mobile would be throttling those who abuse their 4G LTE network for peer-to-peer file sharing and wrongful tethering? It appears that this is not

News and Rumors

HTC announces extremely limited HTC One M8 Phunk Studio Edition

HTC on Thursday announced a very limited edition of its HTC One M8 smartphone. Called the Phunk Studio Edition, it will be offered in a run of only 64 devices

Featured

Motorola hosting launch event on September 4

Motorola looks to be unveiling a number of products at a September 4 press event, or at least that’s what we’re gathering from the early invitation. Clicking on an email

News and Rumors

Huawei offers sneak peek at EMUI 3.0

Huawei, in anticipation of new product launches at IFA next month, has begun offering an early look at its upcoming user interface. Called EMUI 3.0, it employs a “circle pattern

News and Rumors

T-Mobile to throttle P2P network abusers

T-Mobile, for all of its Un-carrier ways, still has to act like a traditional carrier every once in a while. Such is the case where, next week, they will begin

News and Rumors

Field Trip cards to soon appear in Google Now

Field Trip, one of our favorite apps for discovering new and interesting places while traveling, is about to find a new way to help users learn more about nearby things and

Deals & Steals

Limited time sale sees Amazon Fire TV on sale for $84 (15% OFF)

On the fence about whether to pick up the Amazon Fire TV? How about if we gave you a gentle nudge over that proverbial fence? Amazon is, for a limited

News and Rumors

New specs for Motorola Shamu suggest quite powerful device after all

It’s a new day and we’ve got new specifications for the rumored Nexus 6 from Motorola. Known, for now, under its code name of “Shamu”, the smartphone figures to be

News and Rumors

Boost Mobile now offering $80 LG Realm

Boost Mobile on Wednesday announced its latest smartphone, the wallet-friendly Android-powered LG Realm. Priced $79.99, the handset features a 4.5-inch display, a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM, and a 5-megapixel rear

News and Rumors

Samsung ushers in new design language with Galaxy Alpha

Expected to launch at the beginning of September, the new desgin focuses on both beauty and functionality After months of rumors and speculation, the Samsung Galaxy Alpha has finally become official.