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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

U.S. Cellular outlines Black Friday plans

Multiple smartphones for a penny; existing customers get a week’s head start U.S. Cellular has become the latest carrier to detail its upcoming Black Friday promotions. An email provided to

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Android tablets now get an optimized Google Play experience

Android tablet owners logging into the Google Play Store will start to see a new, tablet-optimized configuration. As we’ve been expecting, the new look is designed to highlight apps and

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Google Wallet lets users add credit and debit cards via camera

Google on Thursday released an update to its Google Wallet application which makes it even easier to add credit cards and debit cards. As noted in the changelog, the app

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T-Mobile to terminate all billing for Premium SMS

T-Mobile Will No Longer Allow Third Parties to Bill Customers for Premium SMS Services Charitable Text-to-Give Campaigns and Political Donations Not Affected At T-Mobile, our customers come first and we

Deals & Steals

Amazon shaves Nexus 7 (2013) price to $199

Presumably as part of a pre-Black Friday promotion, Amazon is offering the flagship tablet at a discounted price Amazon is offering the Nexus 7 tablet for $199 (16GB) and $239

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T-Mobile Moto X gets Android 4.4 KitKat

The nation’s fourth largest wireless provider is but days behind Verizon in issuing Android 4.4 to the Moto X T-Mobile is the next carrier to see the Android 4.4 KitKat

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The Hunger Games gets official endless runner in Panem Run

Channel your inner Katniss Everdeen in this increasingly popular method of gameplay Reliance Games today announced that an official mobile game for the upcoming The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is out

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Verizon now offering Samsung Galaxy S 4 mini and Galaxy S III mini

Verizon, for reasons unknown, has added both the Samsung Galaxy S 4 mini and Galaxy S III mini to its roster today.  The Galaxy S 4 mini is $99.99 (after $50 mail-in-rebate

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ESPN rebrands ScoreCenter to SportsCenter

ESPN is doing away with the ScoreCenter name for its mobile app. Going forward we should look for the more traditional-sounding SportsSenter brand. According to TechCrunch, this is part of

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Show your holiday spirit with these Android-themed greeting cards!

Don’t look now, but it’s time to start sending out holiday greeting cards. Yes, we know Thanksgiving is still a week off, but that doesn’t mean you can’t become more

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Samsung Galaxy Mega touching down at MetroPCS

MetroPCS on Thursday announced that the Samsung Galaxy Mega will be available online and in stores starting from November 25. The Galaxy Mega features a massive 6.3-inch display and will

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Verizon now offering $300 HTC One Max

Verizon Wireless has quietly started offering its latest smartphone, the 5.9-inch HTC One Max. Priced at $299 (as expected) with a two-year service agreement, the handset is a plus-sized take

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HBO GO becomes latest service to support Chromecast

It should not come as much of a surprise, but HBO GO has become the latest service to support Google’s Chromecast device. To enable to the feature on your smartphone

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A Samsung Galaxy S5 concept we could get behind

Samsung’s next-generation of Galaxy S smartphones is likely but a few months off so that means it’s time to open up the floodgates. We’ve already heard details, rumors, and leaks

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Google introduces physical Wallet cards; shipping in 10-12 days

Google on Wednesday announced that a physical Google Wallet Card is now available to order. Offered free to residents of the United States, the card takes about 10-12 days to