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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

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,

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Sprint fires back with $60 Unlimited Data plan

Sprint on Monday announced its Family Share Pack plan, an options that allows for shared plans with up to 20GB of 4G LTE data. What’s more, a limited time promotion saw

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LG debuts pair of 3G smartphones for emerging markets

LG has introduced a pair of 3G smartphones ahead of IFA next month in Berlin. Aimed at first-time buyers and teens in emerging markets, the LG Fino and LG Bello

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T-Mobile rewards existing users with 1 year of unlimited data for bringing new customers

T-Mobile on Thursday announced a new promotion which aims to benefit existing customers for their loyalty. As they see it, all of these recent and disruptive changes happening in the

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Unlocked ZTE Nubia 5S Mini now available for $280 at Amazon

ZTE on Wednesday confirmed the upcoming U.S. availability of the Nubia 5S Mini with LTE.  Shipping next week, August 27, the handset features a 4.7-inch 720p HD display, a 13-megapixel

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Huawei slips more EMUI 3.0 previews out ahead of debut

Huawei, rightfully excited over its upcoming EMUI 3.0, has leaked out another handful of images for its custom user interface. Expected to debut at IFA next month, this time we’re

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LG to bring G3 user interface to most future mobile devices

LG on Tuesday announced that the user interface first introduced in the G3 will become standardized across the company’s mid- to entry-level mobile family. The move ensures that customers can

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Sprint announces 20GB data Family Share Pack for $160

A limited-time promotion drops the price to $100 and adds another 2GB per line Sprint on Tuesday rolled out a new shared Family Share Pack plan which offers 20GB of data

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Sprint calls dibs on Sharp AQUOS Crystal

The mid-range device is also coming to Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile Sprint on Tuesday announced the upcoming availability of the Sharp AQUOS Crystal, an Android-powered smartphone with mid-level hardware.

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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

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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

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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