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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

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

News and Rumors

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

News and Rumors

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

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Google Maps gets time machine-like feature

One of the more requested Google Maps features has become a reality as Google announces a new archive street view capability. Available in 55 countries and where allowed, the feature

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Samsung details Galaxy Tab 4 availability for U.S.

Samsung on Wednesday confirmed the pricing and availability of the Galaxy Tab 4 series of tablets. The newest line of Wi-Fi tablets will be offered starting May 1 and will

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Nest now available from Google Play Store

Google today added a new device to the Google Play Store, introducing its Nest Learning Thermostat. Priced at $249.99, the device ships within 1-2 business days. To help celebrate Earth

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T-Mobile, MetroPCS add LG Optimus L70, L90

T-Mobile and MetroPCS on Tuesday confirmed the availability of the LG Optimus L70 and Optimus L90 smartphones. Both were announced earlier in 2014, and feature Android 4.4 KitKat with LG’s

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Domino’s Pizza lets customers pay via Google Wallet

Domino’s Pizza on Monday announced that customers can now order and pay for their pizza using Google Wallet. The payment system has been integrated into the mobile ordering application for