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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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Amazon debuts FireTV, a set-top box that doubles as a game console

As if we expected anything else, Amazon today announced its set-top box experience. Taking aim at devices such as Apple TV, Roku, and even Chromecast, the Amazon FireTV is a

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Virgin Mobile debuts 4G LTE mobile hotspot in Netgear Mingle

Virgin Mobile USA this week introduced its first 4G LTE mobile hotspot, the Netgear Mingle. Priced $99, the device piggybacks off of Sprint’s network and is equipped for the carrier’s

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Switch to C Spire Wireless and the carrier will pay your ETF

C Spire Wireless has followed in the footsteps of T-Mobile and will now pay off your other carrier’s early termination fees. Switch the wireless provider and you’ll earn up to

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Boost Mobile now offering International Minute Packs

Boost Mobile customers who wish to make international calls might be interested in checking out the carrier’s new International Minute Packs. Priced anywhere between $10 and $20 the bundles include

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HTC One M8 Mini set for May debut, report says

The HTC One M8 Mini is slated for a May debut, or so says an anonymous UK retailer. Alleged to feature a 4.5-inch display, the details may also include a

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Huawei readies Ascend Mate 2 for U.S. launch

Huawei has opened up a new website for the Ascend Mate 2 ahead of an eventual U.S. debut. From the looks of things, the Ascend Mate 2 will be sold

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Samsung Galaxy Tab4 Gallery

No April Fooling around, Samsung’s latest series of tablets has officially been announced. Slated to debut later this quarter, the new Galaxy Tab4 line will come in 7-inch, 8-inch, and

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Study finds LG the fastest growing Android brand in United States

A recent report from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech finds that LG is the fastest growing Android handset brand in the United States. The data, which was collected in a three month period

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Rdio now casts your music to Chromecast

Rdio is the latest music service to fold in support for Google’s Chromecast media device. Log into the web experience today and you’ll find the familiar icon at the bottom

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Themer app adds icon support

The newest version of Themer (Beta) which rolled out late last week adds in a new, much-requested feature. Going forward, the 1.38 and later versions will let users swap out

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First screen grabs of Cyanogenmod 11S leak for OnePlus One

The leaks and teases for the upcoming OnePlus One smartphone continue today with a couple of screen grabs from the OS. Reported to be running Android 4.4.2-based Cyanogenmod 11S, the

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T-Mobile ends employer discount for rate plans

Effective April 1, T-Mobile will end the monthly discount for customers who previously enjoyed a company discount. Some subscribers would save a small percentage on their monthly bill provided they

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Amazon shaves up to $40 off Kindle Fire HD tablets for limited time

Amazon on Friday announced a limited-time promotion which sees them slashing up to $40 off the Kindle Fire HD tablet. What’s more, the HD X models have their own discounts

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Om Nom returns to Android in Cut the Rope 2

After spending the last few months as an iOS exclusive, the popular ZeptoLab character Om Nom returns in Cut the Rope 2. By popular we mean over 500 million downloads

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Microsoft sets Office Mobile free on Android

Microsoft has updated its Office application for Android and iOS making the productivity suite free for home users. Whereas it previously required a subscription to the Office 365 service it