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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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Honeywell debuts Lyric, the smart thermostat with Android operability

Honeywell has introduced its latest smart thermostat, the gorgeously simple Nest-like Lyric. Set to hit retailers in August, the $279 device is already being offered through professional heating and cooling

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Amazon Kindle app update adds professional narration to existing books

So you’ve got yourself a number of books that you’re reading at home and/or at work on lunch break. The problem, as you see it, is that you’d like to

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Boost Mobile calls up waterproof Kyocera Hydro Icon

Boost Mobile on Monday added a new smartphone to its portfolio with the waterproof Kyocera Hydro Icon. Set to arrive on June 17 with a $149.99 price tag, it’s an

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Motorola schedules 24 hour “Try Then Buy” promotion for Moto X on June 9

Been on the fence over whether to pick up a Moto X smartphone? This Monday is the day you’ve been waiting for; Motorola is going to let you try one out

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T-Mobile unveils ‘Underground’ portal with limited-stock devices for true enthusiasts

Are you the type of smartphone enthusiast that likes to hunt down rare and unique models? Maybe you were one of the first people on the block to have a

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NVIDIA unveils Tegra K1-powered Project Tango tablet

NVIDIA on Thursday unveiled its Project Tango Developers’ Kit, which centers around a 7-inch Tegra K1-powered tablet. Packing 129 programmable GPU cores, it’s easily one of the most powerful devices of

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Barnes & Noble turns to Samsung for latest NOOK

Barnes & Noble has turned to Samsung for its latest version of the Nook experience, reports the two companies. Arriving in August, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook will be

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NVIDIA Shield successor spied at FCC

A successor to the NVIDIA Shield could soon find its way into the hands of gamers and multimedia entertainment lovers, according to new findings. A filing from the FCC for

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Cricket Wireless dials up $50 LG Optimus L70TM

Cricket Wireless on Wednesday announced the upcoming availability of a low-cost LG smartphone. Due Friday, June 6, the LG Optimus L70TM is an Android 4.4 KitKat experience with a 4.5-inch

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T-Mobile offering new tablets and $100 discounts

T-Mobile on Wednesday announced a promotion which will see the Un-carrier discounting tablets by $100 for a limited time. Available today, and running through June 15, customers can pick up

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Motorola updates Moto G, Moto X, Moto E with Android 4.4.3

Motorola this week commenced the Android 4.4.3 KitKat update for a number of its smartphones. This week we begin rolling out to: Moto X T-Mobile users Moto G users who

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Secret: get things off your chest with anonymous social sharing [App of the Day]

You’ve got a lot of stuff running around in your head that you need to get out, right? The problem is, sometimes the stuff we want to say isn’t exactly

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Instagram 6.0 arrives with enhanced photo editing tools

Instagram on Tuesday announced a brand new 6.0 release of its mobile apps, bringing many new photo editing options. Not new filters, mind you, but actual photo editing and retouching

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Verizon calls up red and gold HTC One M8 options

Verizon will soon offer a Glamour Red and Amber Gold version of the HTC One M8 later this week. Arriving on June 5, the new colors will be exclusive to

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Sony unveils the ultra-thin mid-range Xperia T3

Sony on Tuesday announced the Xperia T3, a mid-range Android 4.4 KitKat smartphone due before August. Featuring a 5.3-inch 720p LCD display, the phone offers users a 1.4GHz quad-core processor, 1*GB