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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

AT&T nabs off-contract HTC Desire 610 for $200

AT&T on Wednesday confirmed the upcoming availability of the HTC Desire 610. Arriving July 25, the phone runs Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC’s 6 Sense UI and features a 4.7-inch

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Verizon adds 4G LTE to ALLSET prepaid plans

Verizon today announced that 4G LTE connectivity will be included in its prepaid ALLSET plans. Effective July 17, the $45 rate plan includes unlimited talk and text as well as 500MB

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AT&T offering Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0

AT&T on Tuesday confirmed the immediate availability of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0. Priced at $269.99 with a two-year service agreement, the 8-inch tablet runs Android 4.4 KitKat and

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MediaTek takes aim at Qualcomm’s high end with new 64-bit processor

MediaTek on Tuesday unveiled its new high-end mobile processor, the 64-bit 8-core MT6795 chip. With speeds up to 2.2GHz, the CPU offers support for displays up to 1600×2560, slow-motion video capture

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Verizon now offering tablets on EDGE payment plan

Verizon has quietly added tablets to its EDGE rate plan option for customers seeking to avoid service contracts. Arriving yesterday with the Sony Xperia Z2 tablet, the EDGE program lets

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Report: Samsung to launch Galaxy Alpha (AKA Galaxy F, S5 Prime) against iPhone

Samsung will debut its long rumored Galaxy S5 Prime later this fall and take on Apple and it’s next-gen iPhone, reports the Korean media. Slated to arrive in August, the device also known

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Motorola talks Android 4.4.4 updates; plans a Google+ AMA

Motorola has provided a bit of insight into the Android 4.4.4 KitKat software update and how it pertains to its line of smartphones. This latest update includes all of the

Hardware Reviews

Netgear ReadyNAS RN102 review

As someone who spends much of his day working from the Chrome OS, I have become a huge fan of clouds. Be it Dropbox, Google Drive, or something else, I

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Verizon offering LG G3 for $99 with contract

Verizon will offer the LG G3 smartphone for $99 with a two year service agreement starting from July 17. Those who opt to buy the phone outright can do so for

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DEALS & STEALS: Amazon offering up to $50 off Kindle Fire tablets

Amazon is offering a limited time promotion of $40-$50 off select Kindle Fire tablets. Pitched around “Back to School” (yes, already), the deal applies to the Fire HD, Fire HDX, and

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Verizon announces Xperia Tablet Z2 for July 17

Verizon on Wednesday announced the upcoming availability of the Sony Xperia Tablet Z2. Arriving on July 17, the tablet is exclusive to Verizon and will carry a $599 price tag.

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Sprint blesses Samsung Galaxy S5 with Wi-Fi calling

Sprint on Wednesday confirmed that its version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 will receive an update that enables Wi-Fi Calling. Slated to roll out over the next few weeks, the

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Sprint LivePro: pocket projector, mobile hotspot, power supply, and more

Sprint on Wednesday introduced the LivePro, a mobile-minded accessory that wears multiple hats. Touted as the “world’s first commercially available pocket projector and mobile hotspot”, the unit lets users project

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Motorola India begins Android 4.4.4 updates for Moto E, G and X

The Android 4.4.4 KitKat update has commenced deployment for the Indian variants of the Motorola Moto E, Moto G & Moto X. Confirmed via its Twitter account, Motorola India says the

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Sony may announce selfie-centered smartphone on July 8

Sony could announce its latest smartphone on July 8, according to clues presented by the company’s Twitter account. It’s not certain what model we might get out of Sony, however