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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

Sprint expands 4G LTE and Spark networks

Sprint on Tuesday confirmed the expansion of its 4G LTE and Sprint Spark networks, with new cities around the country.  The 4G LTE network reaches another 41 markets today, bringing

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Samsung introduces 20.7-megapixel Galaxy K Zoom

Samsung on Tuesday announced its latest member of the Galaxy family of devices, introducing the 20.7-megapixel Galaxy K zoom. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the camera-centric unit features a hexa-core

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Alleged first look at LG G3 backside

LG will once again employ the rear volume and power button configuration for the successor to the G2 smartphone. That is, of course, provided these recently leaked photos prove to

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CREDO Mobile to carry $149 Galaxy S5 on May 1

Sprint mobile virtual network operator CREDO Mobile on Monday announced the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy S5. Starting from May 1, the flagship handset will be offered for $149.99,

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Snap!: the modular smartphone accessory you should be funding

We recently learned of a modular smartphone accessory on Indiegogo that we think you might be interested in checking out. Called Snap! it’s an “efficient attachment system” that goes on

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Amazon giving away one dozen music apps worth $40 today

Amazon on Friday is giving away twelve music-related Android apps as part of its Free App of the Day program. Indeed, the entire collection is worth $40 and you can

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Save the Date: Big Android BBQ returns October 16-18

Mark your calendars, the fifth annual Big Android BBQ returns this October. Well, October 16-18 to be exact. Pricing, speakers, accommodations and all that other stuff will be announced in

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Crystal Edition Samsung Galaxy S5 due in May

A Swarovski crystal-clad version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 is coming next month, according to a recent YouTube video. The so-called Crystal Edition S5 figures to be encased in the glamorous and

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Google acquires Foxconn portfolio for undisclosed amount

It was announced on Friday that Google had purchased a number of “Communications Technology” patents from Foxconn. The company, which is based in China, manufactures hardware for a number of

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FreedomPop offers BYOD

FreedomPop on Thursday announced the availability of the HTC EVO 4G. Joining the Samsung Galaxy S II ($159), the classic smartphone of days gone by is only $119, and without

Accessory Reviews

Hale Dreamer Alarm Clock review

Up for review today we have the Dreamer Alarm Clock, by Hale. Billed as a “full-featured sleep system for your Android phone”, it’s a device that turns your smartphone into

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HD Widgets 4 enters beta; full release expected in May

HD Widgets is slated to roll out a 4.0 release as soon as May 1 says the developers, Cloud.TV. Featuring a “fresher and lighter” UI, the new version of the

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime “confirmed” in shipping manifest

The long-rumored premium Galaxy S5 gets one step closer to reality this week as a shipping manifest leaked online. Referencing four SM-G906K units being shipped for “R&D purpose”, it’s the

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Photos of Samsung Galaxy K emerge ahead of expected April 29 debut

Photos recently posted on Baidu provide us with the best look at Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy K device. Presumed to be the successor to the Galaxy S4 Zoom, the slimmer, more

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AT&T to relaunch Cricket by end of quarter

AT&T expects to relaunch Cricket Wireless by the end of this, the second quarter of 2014. According to the carrier, the prepaid arm will give its customers devices that work