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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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Google Play Newsstand gets Material Design makeover

Add another official Google app to the list of titles getting a visual refresh ahead of Android L’s formal release. Today sees Google Play Newsstand picking up a new look

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Verizon: We can do double data, too!

As if we didn’t expect this to happen, Verizon on Wednesday got into the whole double data promotion, too. A post on the carrier’s newsroom tells us that effective October

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LG announces F60, an entry-level G3 spinoff with LTE support

LG on Wednesday introduced its latest 4G LTE smartphone, the affordable, entry-level F60. Slated to hit Europe, Asia, and the Americas as early as this week, the device runs Android

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Sprint counters AT&T double data promo with its own deal

Not to be outdone by its rivals, Sprint on Wednesday announced a limited time promotion for more data. Available today and through October 31, Sprint Family Share Pack plans offer

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AT&T doubles data for most shared plans in limited time deal

AT&T users looking to share data across multiple lines of service are in for a treat. A limited time promotion sees Ma Bell giving customers double the normal amount of

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Verizon: Moto X and Moto Maker due tomorrow, September 26

Verizon on Thursday confirmed the upcoming availability of the Moto X and the custom design tool known as Moto Maker. How soon, you ask? How about tomorrow, September 26. Indeed,

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T-Mobile now taking pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Just a quick heads up that T-Mobile is now accepting pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. If you’re interested in picking up the new 5.7-inch hotness¬†from Samsung you can

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile call dibs on HTC Desire 510

Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile on Tuesday confirmed the arrival of the $99 no-contract HTC Desire 510. Powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, the smartphone features a 4.7-inch

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Are the glory days over for Samsung? Shares hit two-year low

Remember how good things were for Samsung two years ago? Just about everywhere you turned it seemed someone was talking about the Galaxy S3. The worm had turned and people

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LG bucks convention with Wine Smart flip smartphone

Not afraid to try something new (or is it old?), LG has announced a flip smartphone known as the Wine Smart. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the internals include a

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Samsung Thailand lists 6-inch Galaxy Mega 2

Samsung Thailand has listed its latest smartphone, the 6-inch Galaxy Mega 2. Presumably rolling out to a wider release in the coming weeks and months, the device picks up where

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AT&T to carry LG G3 Vigor on September 23

AT&T on Monday announced that it, too, will soon offer the LG G3 Vigor. As a lower-cost and lesser-powered take on the flagship G3, this one features a 5-inch display, an

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AT&T rings up Samsung Galaxy Alpha for September 26

AT&T on Monday kicked off the week with a new smartphone announcement. Arriving later this week, the Galaxy Alpha brings Samsung’s new design language to the United States. Pricing for

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Sprint taking Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders September 26

Looking to pre-order your Samsung Galaxy Note 4 through Sprint? You’ll have to wait just a week longer; the carrier on Thursday announced the device will be offered in pre-orders

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Verizon Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders start September 19

Verizon on Thursday confirmed its version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be available for pre-order effective September 19. It’s not clear what day the carrier expects the smartphone