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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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Sprint hangs up on ‘One Up’ plans after only four months

Sprint has ceased its One Up plans after only four months of operation, according to the carrier’s support page. Initially launched to let customers spread their device payments out over

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo specs and photos surface

This week gave way to both hardware specifications and a leaked photo for a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo. Once rumored as a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 “Lite”, it’s the stripped

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Amazon Appstore overhauls developer portal

The Amazon Appstore today announced that developers now have a brand new portal for which to work and upload apps. Overhauled with a re-designed look and feel, it also focuses on recently

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Samsung: “We will go back to the basics” for Galaxy S5

Due by April, the next-gen flagship will debut with a new Galaxy Gear Samsung, speaking with Bloomberg this week, confirmed that the Galaxy S5 will debut by either March or

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T-Mobile ‘Get out of Jail Free Card’ pays contract cutters up to $650 per line

T-Mobile will reimburse entire amount of customers’ early termination fees when they switch from AT&T, Sprint or Verizon T-Mobile just took the wrapper off its latest Uncarrier initiative, introducing us

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Lantronix debuts first Google Cloud Print-Certified mobile printing device

Lantronix, Inc., a company who specializes in smart M2M (machine-to-machine) solutions, this week introduced its xPrintServer – Cloud Print Edition mobile printing device. Approximately the size of a smartphone, the device

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MTV first network to introduce optimized mobile viewing experience

MTV on Wednesday becomes the first TV network to introduce a “fully optimized TV Everywhere/ authenticated viewing experience” on mobile devices. Starting immediately, fans can view full episodes and seasons

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In Brief: ZTE unveils new Car Mode app, voice biometrics

Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) and ZTE Corporation today announced an all new ZTE Car Mode application for ZTE Android devices at CES 2014 in Las Vegas – a result

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HISENSE 65-inch curved H8s series 4K TV runs Android 4.2

HISENSE has introduced its newest line of curved televisions at CES, pulling the curtain back on the H8s series. Set to arrive later this year (Q3), the 65-inch model offers

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T-Mobile’s Uncarrier 4 plans accidentally leaked ahead of today’s announcement

T-Mobile will pay termination fees for families breaking contracts with other carriers Looks like we know at least part of what T-Mobile expects to announce today at CES. As previously

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T-Mobile to launch Sony Xperia Z1S, LG F3Q on January 22 – leak

Sony’s latest smartphone bound for the United States, the T-Mobile Xperia Z1S will touch down on January 22. At least that’s what TmoNews is saying today. The smaller, yet equally

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Sprint Spark expands to 11 markets

Sprint today announced that another six markets have started offering Spark LTE speeds. With up to 60Mbps download speed, the tri-band LTE is available in a number Sprint’s recent smartphones.

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Sprint intros Framily plans for January 10

New option promises group savings with separate bills Sprint on Tuesday introduced its latest weapon in the battle against other wireless providers. Called “Framily” plans (no joke), they allow groups

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Sony ‘Sirius’ smartphone and ‘Castor’ tablet expected at Mobile World Congress

The flagship smartphone and tablet should debut in late February CES 2014 is not even halfway in the books and yet we’re already looking ahead to the next big event.