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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 bolsters GoPhone offerings with more data, new option

AT&T on Friday announced that its no-cotnract  GoPhone plans will receive extra data allotments each month at no additional cost. Taking effect April 25, the $40 rate plan increases data

News and Rumors

Republic Wireless calls on $149 Moto G

Republic Wireless yesterday added the Moto G smartphone to its portfolio of smartphones. Essentially doubling its roster of devices, the Motorola smartphone joins the Moto X as being offered without

Deals & Steals

Amazon’s Easter Egg deals offer scores of free and discounted games

Amazon on Friday announced a little Easter Egg hunt for this weekend which results in a bunch of free and highly discounted games. If you’ve got a moment to spare

News and Rumors

Flickr 3.0 debuts with new look, filters, and more

Flickr on Thursday rolled out a new version of its Android and iOS applications. Redesigned with a new UI and Instragram-inspired features, the app lets users take and share pictures as

News and Rumors

MetroPCS now offering Samsung Galaxy S5

MetroPCS on Friday announced the immediate availability of the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone. Priced at $649, the flagship handset can be paired with the carrier’s rate plans that start at

News and Rumors

Facebook’s Nearby Friends announced for mobile

Facebook on Thursday announced a new feature that will allow mobile device users to share locations with friends. Called Nearby Friends, it’s an opt-in feature that lets people share their

News and Rumors

Sony schedules multiple Xperia Z models for 4.4.2 updates

Sony expects to deliver Android 4.4.2 updates to a number of Xperia Z devices in May, according to new reports. If you head to Sony’s website and click on the

News and Rumors

Aio Wireless debuts its own ‘Framily’ plans with ‘Group Save’

Aio Wireless, a prepaid arm of AT&T, today rolled out new service plans designed to attract multi-line users. Called “Group Save”, the plans see the provider discounting plans for accounts

News and Rumors

Google intros Chrome Remote Desktop for Android

Google on Wednesday announced the availability of a new Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android. As you can surmise, the tool allows for Android devices users to remotely access PC/Mac

News and Rumors

Google expecting $50 Project Ara phones for January 2015

Google yesterday revealed that the Project Ara modular smartphone should arrive in January 2015. Known as the “Gray Phone”, it’s deliberately designed to be a generic unit that begs for

News and Rumors

ONE DAY ONLY: Google Glass available to public today

If you’ve been anxious to get your hands on Google Glass but haven’t been fortunate enough to scoop up an invitation, today’s your lucky day. Literally, today (April 15, 2014) is

News and Rumors

Google lets users send backed up photos via web-based Gmail client

Google on Tuesday introduced a new feature for the desktop web-based Gmail experience that allows for better sharing of photos. Log into the browser version of Gmail and you might

News and Rumors

Google to introduce new icons for Android apps –report

Google will soon introduce some new icons for its Android applications, reports Android Police. Rumored to be part of what’s called Project Moonshine, the new icons will more closely align

News and Rumors

Verizon announces More Everything deals for April 17

Verizon Wireless on Monday announced some new changes to its More Everything plans set to take effect later this week. Effective April 17, customers on a month-to-month plan can switch

Deals & Steals

Amazon slashes Kindle Fire HD price to $119 for limited time

Looking to pick up an Amazon Kindle Fire HD or Kindle Fire HD X tablet? There’s no time like the present! Amazon has slashed the price of the 16GB Kindle