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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

Google debuts standalone Text-to-Speech app for Android

Google has released a standalone Text-to-Speech app for Android in the Google Play Store. This app will read aloud your books, speak translations, and other things – but in the

News and Rumors

Best Buy calls up exclusive Blue Arctic Galaxy S4

Best Buy on Thursday announced the upcoming availability of an exclusive blue version of the Samsung Galaxy S4. Not just any blue, mind you, but Blue Arctic! Pricing is not

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HTC One successor ‘M8′ spied in first leaked images

The first few images of HTC’s alleged successor to the HTC One have made their way online. Known by its code name of ‘M8′ the phone should pick up right

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T-Mobile to offer Nexus 5 in retail stores on November 20, leak suggests

T-Mobile will offer the new LG Nexus 5 smartphone in retail stores starting from November 20. According to leaked details obtained by TmoNews, the brand new device hits all channels

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Samsung smartphones could see 560ppi resolution in 2014

Samsung’s next-generation smartphones could employ a ridiculous 2560 x 1440 resolution display, according to new details surfacing this week. Samsung’s second annual Analyst Day event has yielded some outlines for

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Swype updated to be more powerful and personal than ever

Nuance on Wednesday announced that a new version of its wildly popular Swype keyboard is available in the Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore. More powerful and personal than ever,

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Amazon gives Android developers Analytics and A/B Testing services

Amazon today announced another pair of tools aimed at helping developers create the best mobile app/game experience. Available immediately, both Analytics and A/B Testing services are offered as a free,

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Cloud.tv’s Dayframe goes open beta ahead of formal release

The Cloud.tv team has announced that the official release of Dayframe is but one week away. The app, which provides a screensaver experience for your Android device, arrives in the

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Happy 6th anniversary to Android and AndroidGuys

Just a quick note to let everyone know about a little milestone that might be of interest. Today marks the 6th anniversary of the announcement of Android and the Open

Deals & Steals

Amazon celebrates FAA ruling with 15% discount on Kindle devices

Amazon simply loves the new FAA decision which allows for the use of portable electronics during take-off and landing. How much so, you ask? Enough to celebrate by discounting their

News and Rumors

AT&T announces $199 Galaxy S4 Zoom for November 8

AT&T on Monday announced the upcoming pricing and availability of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom. Priced at $199.99 with a two-year service agreement, the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean-powered camera-centric smartphone

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New chatter says 12.2inch Galaxy tablet goes into production this year

New chatter surfacing this morning suggest Samsung is ready to put the rumored 12.2-inch Galaxy tablet into production later this year. The tablet has tossed about the rumor mill for

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This is probably not the Nexus 8

Just when we get beyond the Nexus 5 and its months of rumors and leaks, the mill starts back up for a new tablet. A Nexus 8, to be specific.

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Motorola to introduce Moto G on November 13

Motorola will introduce its next smartphone, the Moto G, on November 13. An email invitation sent out this morning tells us to save the date, adding in the hashtag of

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HTC: Android 4.4 KitKat updates expected within 90 days

HTC’s President Jason Mackenzie took to Twitter yesterday to talk up the Android 4.4 Kit Kat update as it pertains to the HTC One. According to him, the HTC One