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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 intros 8Gb LPDDR4 Mobile DRAM for next-gen smartphones

Samsung on Monday announced a new form of memory chip for smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. In specific terms, the module is an 8Gb, low power double data rate

Deals & Steals

Motorola offering 50% off contract price or $150 off no contract price for Moto X

The limited time promotion sees the Moto X drastically discounted once again Motorola is offering 50% off the contract price or $150 off the no contract price of the Moto X

News and Rumors

T-Mobile’s rumored ‘Project Houdini’ may help your ETF disappear

T-Mobile’s latest secret project, code named “Houdini” may provide some serious peace of mind for those considering switching carriers. More specifically, families with up to five lines stand to benefit

News and Rumors

Samsung to offer Galaxy Tab 3 Game Edition

Bundle includes a Samsung Gamepad, an 8-inch Galaxy Tab 3, and HDMI adapter​ Samsung should soon introduce a new gaming bundle for its Galaxy Tab 3, according to new leaks.

News and Rumors

Details emerge for 12.2-inch ‘Samsung Galaxy Note Pro’

A premium class “Samsung Galaxy Note Pro” could make its debut in early 2014, according to details recently picked up by PhoneArena. Reportedly, the device features a 12.2-inch display at

News and Rumors

Motorola’s Moto X ad in WIRED is ‘first interactive print experience’

Check out the video below which shows how Motorola plans to advertise its Moto X smartphone in January’s issue of WIRED magazine. Not all issues, mind you, but select copies

News and Rumors

Facebook Home gets makeover; shown off in new video

If you thought that Facebook had given up on its Home launcher for Android you’d be sorely mistaken. Indeed, the social networking giant has a rather impressive makeover in store

News and Rumors

Revol Wireless hangs up on industry; Boost Mobile steps in for customers

Revol Wireless is going out of business effective January 16, 2014. If you are a current subscriber, however, you may still be in luck. Select Revol stores will be turned

News and Rumors

T-Mobile to usher in 2014 with Uncarrier 4.0

Get ready for yet another set of features for T-Mobile’s Uncarrier strategy. As if it was not already helping the carrier grow its base, T-Mobile’s Uncarrier initiative is about to

News and Rumors

Motorola now offering Bamboo back for Moto X

Moto X with Bamboo will add an additional $100 to the cost of the phone Motorola on Tuesday announced that the long-desired wooden back plate has arrived for the Moto

Contests & Giveaways

12 Days of Giveaways: Win MOGA Pro Power Controller (DAY 4)

Today marks the fourth day of our 12 Days of Giveaways promotion which sees us giving out all sorts of wonderful Android-related stuff. Okay, so there are some general smartphone-related

News and Rumors

Oppo racing to introduce first 2K smartphone with Find 7

Remember how this time last year we were being introduced to the world’s first 1080p HD smartphone displays? Do you recall who was first out of the gate with something

News and Rumors

Facebook confirms video ads in feeds for mobile

Facebook on Tuesday confirmed that “a small number of people” will begin to see video ads in their social media feed. Indeed, this is for both the desktop as well

News and Rumors

Samsung debuts redesigned GamePad controller for smartphones

Samsung has introduced a new version of its GamePad game controller for Galaxy and other smartphones. Things look strikingly different than the first generation and now feel considerably less like

News and Rumors

Samsung expands HomeSync compatibility to other Android devices

Samsung on Tuesday announced that it will now allow other branded devices to connect and sync with its HomeSync storage. Previously limited to Samsung’s own devices, the 1TB storage device