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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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Google offering Valentine’s Day deals on apps, games, e-books, music, movies and magazines

Looking to score some sweet savings on books, music, apps, and other Google Play stuff? Those benevolent Google Play Cupids are at it again, offering up some savings on pretty

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T-Mobile lets customers JUMP! to new devices as often as they want

Forget waiting to upgrade your phone (or tablet), T-Mobile says do it today T-Mobile, in yet another mind-boggling awesome deal, has decided customers don’t need to wait to upgrade their

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Motorola CEO confirms departure in blog post

Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside has confirmed his intentions to take on the role of COO at Dropbox. A post on Motorola’s blog today tells us that he’ll step down on

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Sony delivers Android 4.3 to Xperia T, TX, V, SP

Sony today announced that the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update has commenced for the Xperia T, Xperia TX, Xperia V smartphones. The actual rollout, of course, depends on markets and carriers,

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Taco Bell sees future of fast food with new mobile app

Customers will soon be able to order from their smartphone Taco Bell is about to change the way you order your fast food. The nationwide chain is currently beta testing

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LG debuts 5.9-inch G Pro 2

LG on Thursday announced its latest smartphone, the G Pro 2, a 5.9-inch successor to last year’s big Mobile World Congress device (G Pro). Details include a 2.26GHz quad-core Snapdragon

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Higher data, lower prices: Verizon now offering MORE Everything

Verizon Wireless today rolled out new rate plans as somewhat of a response to what other carriers have been doing as of late. Effective immediately, the “MORE Everything Plan” is

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On Candy and Kings

Hey guys, just wanted to publish a note to clear the air on a particular topic that’s getting traction this evening. We ran a post earlier today as part of

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Yahoo adds ‘Listening Space’ to Aviate

Yahoo has added its first major new feature to the Aviate launcher since its acquisition in early January. Available immediately in the latest version of the app is a tool

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Qualcomm updates Toq app with Activity Points, new features

Qualcomm has rolled out a new software update for its Toq smartphone, adding in a couple handy features. Chief among the details is the focus on Activity. Users can now

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Despite $1B loss, Sprint Q4 beats expectations

Wireless provider Sprint has posted its results for the fourth quarter of 2013, coming in better than what analyst expected. Although they report a loss of $1 billion over the

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MediaTek sets sights on U.S. market with new octa-core chip

Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek announced a new processor on Monday which could have big implications in the U.S. and European markets. Making its debut later this year and into 2015, the

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FreedomPop debuts $4.58 unlimited calling, messaging plan

Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) FreedomPop has rolled out a $4.58 rate which is essentially half its former price. Indeed, you can take advantage of the plan which allows for

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Sprint takes another look at T-Mobile deal

After meeting with various members of the FCC and U.S. Dept. of Justice, Sprint is said to be rethinking its intentions to acquire T-Mobile. As CEO Dan Hess and Chairman

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Huawei bringing smartwatch to Mobile World Congress

Chinese hardware maker Huawei will bring its own smartwatch to Mobile World Congress later this month, says the Wall Street Journal. In addition to its first wearable device, Huawei will