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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

OnePlus intros its latest smartphone, the $250 unlocked ‘X’

OnePlus today announced its latest Android phone the OnePlus X. Set to launch globally on November 5th, US consumers will get their hands on one two weeks later on November 19th. The OnePlus

News and Rumors

Sprint caters to the most basic of users with new $20 ‘Starter’ plan

Sprint today announced a new rate plan for customers who need the most basic amount of data per month. Called the Starter Unlimited Data Plan, the $20 monthly option gives

Smartphone Reviews

HTC One A9 review: Where have you been HTC?

After spending much of the summer tossing about the rumor mill, HTC last week unveiled its One A9. Touted as a hero experience, many in the smartphone space were initially

Accessory Reviews

TLYT Energi Sliding Power case for Samsung Galaxy S6 review

For all the great things that come in the design of the Samsung Galaxy S6, one thing has proved to be bothersome for some users. Indeed, I’m talking about the

News and Rumors

ZTE adds new variants to its Axon line

ZTE on Wednesday added another pair of variants to its Axon line, giving US customers new options in the unlocked smartphone space. The Axon family now consists of  the following three models: Axon,

News and Rumors

AT&T scoops up Kyocera Hydro Air for GoPhone plans

AT&T is now selling the waterproof Kyocera Hydro Air as part of its GoPhone prepaid service. Priced $99, the phone runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and features a 5-inch qHD (960×540 pixel)

News and Rumors

Google opens up Project Fi invites to all for 24 hour period

Google is currently offering open invitations to its Project Fi wireless service, but only for a limited time. Indeed, Google is celebrating the launch of the Nexus 5X and Nexus

News and Rumors

Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile offering a trio of new Android smartphones for less than $150

Both Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile are now selling new three Android smartphones $150 or less. Whereas some of the models may have been previously announced or offered through one of the

Tips & Tricks

How To: Gift a Google Play Music subscription

Google has quietly introduced a new feature as part of its Play Music service which lets users offer up gifts. Said gifts come in the form of 1-month, 3-month, and

News and Rumors

OnePlus X should launch October 29

The third smartphone from OnePlus is expected to launch in but two week’s time. That is, of course, provided a recent tweet and Facebook post from the handset maker is to

News and Rumors

AT&T NumberSync feature to share one mobile number across multiple devices

AT&T today announced NumberSync, a new feature that will let users share one phone number with other connected devices. Because it stinks to give friends and family a new phone

Accessory Reviews

Samsung ‘Fast Charge’ Wireless Charging Pad review

Since the dawn of smartphones, one area has remained a pain point for moderate and heavy users. I’m talking, of course, about batteries. It seems that no matter how fast, big or powerful

News and Rumors

Verizon offering simplified prepaid data plans for tablets, other devices

Verizon recently unveiled a new, more streamlined set of options for prepaid customers who simply need data. Whether for a tablet, connected laptop, hotspot, or something else, the plans are available without credit check. Subscribers