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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

Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile call on Spark-ready LG Volt

Both Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile have added a tri-band 4G LTE smartphone to their respective rosters today; both now sell the LG Volt. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the Volt

News and Rumors

KitKat details leaked for multiple Samsung smartphones

Samsung expects to deliver Android 4.4 KitKat updates to around eight smartphones before June is out, says SamMobile. According to the blog’s sources, a number of devices have already been

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Huawei pulls curtain back on flagship Ascend P7

Huawei on Wednesday pulled back the curtain for its latest flagship smartphone, the Ascend P7. Making its debut at an event in Paris, France, the handset is sleek, thin, sexy,

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Boost Mobile debuts new unlimited talk, text, data plans

Boost Mobile on Tuesday announced a trio of new rate plans for feature phone and smartphone users alike. Priced as low as $40 these “Monthly Unlimited Select” options each allow for unlimited

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Early details leak for Samsung GALAXY Tab S

Hey, look! Samsung has yet another new line of products to unveil, or so says SamMobile. This time we’re looking at what’s being billed as the Samsung Galaxy Tab S.

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C Spire intros competitive shared plans

C Spire Wireless on Monday announced new shared plans that offer competitive pricing as compared to its larger competitors. Available immediately, customers who bring four lines of service can take advantage

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Sprint and Virgin Mobile announce waterproof Kyocera Hydro Vibe

Sprint and its prepaid arm, Virgin Mobile, will soon add the waterproof and impact resistant Kyocera Hydro Vibe to their respective rosters. Powered by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the phone features

Deals & Steals

Amazon discounts Kindle Fire HD tablets by up to $40

Amazon is once again offering discounts on its Kindle Fire HD and Fire HDX line of tablets, this time for Mother’s Day. You do love the woman who brought you

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WSJ: HTC begins outsourcing production

HTC has started calling on other companies to help build some of its products, reports the Wall Street Journal. Alleged, HTC has turned to Compal (Taiwan) and Wingtech (China) to

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May the Fourth Be With You: Google Play and Amazon Appstore offering Star Wars deals

Both the Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore are hosting some Star Wars-related deals this weekend. Why? Because this Sunday is May 4th. You know… May the Fourth (Force) Be

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Sony offering $350 in goodies for Z1, Z1S, and Z2

Sony on Thursday announced a limited-time promotion for the Z1, Z1S, and Z2 smartphones. Worth up to $350, the devices will be able to download and install a number of applications,

Featured

Amazon’s smartphone finally revealed in leaked render

Been wondering what Amazon’s smartphone might look like when it finally debuts later this year? Wonder no more. The gang over at BGR have received a press render of the

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T-Mobile boasts 2.4 million new subscribers in its best quarter ever

T-Mobile’s aggressive tactics and Un-carrier initiative is paying off…well, kinda. The second quarter figures are in for the fourth largest U.S. wireless provider and it shows T-Mobile as having gained

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Samsung debuts LeBron app with ‘unprecedented access’ to athlete

Samsung on Thursday announced a brand new Android app designed specifically for Galaxy owners. Called ‘LeBron’, it gives users a look into the athlete’s life as he works his way

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Yahoo Screen now playing MLB, SNL, Buzzfeed, and more on Android

Yahoo on Wednesday announced the immediate availability of the Android version of Yahoo Screen. Available as a free app, Yahoo Screen offers video clips from a variety of content providers, including The