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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

Samsung kills of Music Hub and ebook service

Samsung on Friday confirmed that its Music Hub and ebook service will be closed effective July 1. Designed as a place to sell music, videos, games, books, and other media,

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LG G3 will feature laser-based autofocus and new selfie feature, report says

The upcoming LG G3 will feature laser autofocus capabilities for the rear camera, reports The Verge. Allegedly, the laser will be able to determine the depth of the subject and

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WSJ: Google has Project Tango tablets in the works ahead of I/O

Don’t be surprised if Google drops a Project Tango-based tablet on developers next month at the annual Google I/O conference. According to the Wall Street Journal, Google is readying a

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Front and back of HTC One M8 spied

The picture gets clearer for the HTC M8 Ace as new photos surface of the upcoming device. Pictures of the front and back of the handset made their way online this

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FreedomPop calls up trio of LTE-equipped Samsung smartphones

FreedomPop on Thursday announced that it has added three new Samsung smartphones with 4G LTE capabilities. Available today, customers can now also choose from the Samsung Galaxy Victory, Galaxy S4,

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T-Mobile kicks off its VoLTE service in Seattle

T-Mobile, not to be outdone by some of the bigger carriers, has announced its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service. Chief Technology Officer, Neville Ray, advised in a blog post today that

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LG G3 specs all but official thanks to new leak

With but a few days to go before its debut nearly every specification imaginable has been spilled for the LG G3. This week we get more confirmation of previously rumored

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Amazon giving away five free apps and $10 worth of credits

We’re fast approaching Memorial Day weekend here in the United States which often means barbecues, swimming, time off work, and sales! Amazon, getting things started a few days early, has

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Telenav’s Scout app switches on OpenStreetMap

Telenav on Monday announced its mobile apps will begin using OpenStreeMap. More specifically, the iOS app will begin integrating the crowd-sourced maps later this week. The Android version, for its

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T-Mobile connected tablets now available at Walmart

T-Mobile on Monday announced that Walmart locations across the country are now selling connected tablets. The Trio AXS 3G Quad Core tablet went on sale last Saturday for $179; features


HOW TO: Score $22 worth of Amazon Coins for free

Simple method earns you free credits plus 10 apps in the process So you like free stuff, eh? How would you like to earn $22 worth of Amazon Coins? What

Deals & Steals

Shutterbug Delight! Amazon giving away 9 paid photo apps for free today

Each app comes with $1 worth of credit towards other apps, too In what is becoming an almost weekly occurrence, Amazon is giving away a number of applications for free

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Amazon Fire TV, Kindle Fire get GTA trilogy, Twitch, and more

Amazon and Rockstar Games today announced that the Grand Theft Auto trilogy is now available on Amazon Fire TV and Kindle Fire. Customers can now download and play Grand Theft Auto III, Grand

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Samsung: 11 million Galaxy S5 sales in first month

As if you might have expected anything else, Samsung has confirmed that the Galaxy S5 is off to a strong start. According to Co-CEO JK Shin, the new flagship smartphone

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Univision dials up its own MVNO on back of T-Mobile network

Spanish-language TV network Univision on Thursday announced its own wireless service, Univision Mobile. Aimed at Hispanics living in the United States, the mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) operates on the back