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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 makes the Fire smartphone a reality; due July 25

Amazon on Wednesday finally revealed the long-anticipated Fire phone. Making its debut at an event in Seattle, the smartphone teeters on the the balance of mid-range and top-tier hardware. Specifications include

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BlackBerry turns to Amazon for apps

BlackBerry on Wednesday announced a new licensing agreement with Amazon which sees the hardware maker employing the Appstore for its handsets. Once realized, smartphones which run the forthcoming BBOS 10.3 will be

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Samsung Galaxy S5 gets a prime update for Korea

Samsung on Wednesday announced a new version of its Galaxy S5 flagship phone, unwrapping the Galaxy S5 LTE-A. Once known by the name of Galaxy S5 Prime, it’s the first

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T-Mobile’s Un-carrier 5.0 could reveal simplified pricing and unlocking options

T-Mobile’s next Un-Carrier announcement, set for June 18, could usher in simplified pricing for rate plans, suggests TmoNews. Instead of a $49.99 rate plan with fees and taxes, T-Mobile customers

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Amazon touts nearly 250,000 apps and games ahead of presumed smartphone launch

In what can only be a matter of sheer coincidence (hardly), Amazon is touting some incredible figures surrounding its Appstore. Nearly tripling in the last year alone, the selection now


Samsung Galaxy Tab S gallery

Take a look at Samsung’s new tablets from just about every angle imaginable. What’ll it be, an 8.4-inch or the 10.5-inch version? And, which color?  


Samsung Galaxy Tab S accessories gallery

Check out some of the official accessories from Samsung for its upcoming line of Galaxy Tab S tablets.

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Samsung debuts 8.4-inch, 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S tablets

As we’ve all come to expect over the last few weeks, Samsung has announced its new Galaxy Tab S line of tablets. Available for pre-order as soon as tomorrow, Friday,

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Report: Samsung to debut Galaxy Note 4, Gear Glass, and more at IFA

Samsung will bring its Galaxy Note 4 and some smart wearables to Germany for the annual IFA trade show. According to a report from Korea Times, the successor to the


Google tweet has Android fanboys thinking 5.0 for Google I/O

Get out your tinfoil hat, kids. The latest round of chatter says that Google will debut Android 5.0 at Google I/O this month. Why, you ask? Because a tweet from

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AT&T quietly bumps activation fee to $40

The next time you activate a new line of service or upgrade your handset at AT&T you’ll find a slightly higher fee awaiting you. Last week saw Ma Bell quietly

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Huawei brings unlocked Ascend Mate2 to U.S. for $299

Huawei on Thursday announced that Ascend Mate2 is available to U.S. consumers through a new web site. First announced back in January at CES, the Ascend Mate2 features a 6.1-inch 720p

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LG deploys G Pad series to Europe

LG began rolling out its new G Pad series of tablets to Europe this week, starting with the G Pad 7.0. The next few weeks will see the G Pad

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U.S. Cellular adds ZTE Grand S Pro

U.S. Cellular and ZTE on Thursday announced the immediate availability of the Grand S Pro. Featuring a 5-inch 720p display and 13-megapixel rear camera, the smartphone is powered by a quad-core

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Android icon lovers, come out to play-ay! You’re invited to Tha Warriors Party!

Look, we know you love to play with the look and feel of your Android smartphone or tablet. Gauging by the interest in our icon pack highlight posts we understand