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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 guarantees $1.50 CPM banner ads in Amazon Mobile Ad Network for March, April

Amazon’s latest promotion hopes to ensnare new apps and games Listen up Android developers! Amazon just announced a really great revenue opportunity for those who have yet to take advantage

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Air Wireless refreshes no-contract offerings

Aio Wireless on Tuesday rolled out new, no-contract service plans for customers. Effective immediately, the three plans range from $40-$60 per month, however all of them include unlimited voice and

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Google and Cisco sign cross-license patent deal

Google and Cisco today announced a new deal which sees the two benefiting from playing nice with each other. The two companies will license patents to the other in an

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Samsung details pricing and U.S. availability for Galaxy Note Pro, Galaxy Tab Pro

Samsung on Tuesday announced the pricing and U.S. launch details for the brand new Galaxy Note Pro and Galaxy Tab Pro devices. Set to arrive on Thursday, February 13, these

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LG confirms optical image stabilization for G Pro 2

Korean smartphone maker LG announced that the upcoming G Pro 2 will feature optical image stabilization (OIS) in the camera. The 13-megapixel shooter should provide less shakiness in pictures and

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Samsung schedules February 24 Unpacked event for Galaxy S5

Samsung is expected to introduce its next generation of flagship Galaxy S smartphones on February 24. An invitation posted on the company’s press page tells us that the Galaxy S5

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AT&T no longer paying T-Mobile customers up to $450 to switch carriers

Remember that limited time promotion where AT&T would pay T-Mobile customers up to $450 switch wireless providers? It’s done. Over. You missed it. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that

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Holofication Nation reimagines Android apps one at a time

For every Android app or game that has been glossed up with the platform’s Holo design aesthetics there are countless titles that have not. And, while we generally like the

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WSJ: Sprint chairman, CEO want to meet with FCC

Sprint chairman Masayoshi Son and CEO Dan Hesse are expected to meet with the FCC this week to discuss the potential for a T-Mobile acquisition. The rumors of such a deal,

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Ting lowers off-contract data plans

Ting, a MVNO partner of Sprint, has lowered its data rates on the carrier’s two year anniversary. Nearly every rate plan on the no-contract carrier’s lineup has been dropped; one

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Google looses Chromecast SDK on developers

Google has rolled out the official Google Cast SDK for all developers, which could, in essence, open the door to a bunch of new apps with Chromecast support. Those developers

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Sprint delivers KitKat update to HTC One

Sprint, over the weekend, announced that the HTC One will soon receive its Android 4.4.2 KitKat update. Starting February 11, the update will be available by manual download through the

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AT&T drops price of 10GB shared data plan

AT&T recently adjusted their Mobile Share Plans for the 10GB (an up) data plans, making for a more affordable experience. Effective yesterday, February 2, users with two smartphones can purchase

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Sprint adds more devices to PTT list

Sprint has expanded the number of devices with Direct Connect push-to-talk service, adding multiple Android handsets into the fold. Effective immediately, those with the following smartphones can take advantage of

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OUYA refreshes gaming console

Dressed in all black, the new console features double the storage capacity OUYA has released a new version of its Android-powered gaming console which can be immediately ordered. Priced at