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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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T-Mobile dishes on new Alcatel, Samsung devices

T-Mobile today confirmed the immediate and upcoming availability of three smartphones and one mobile hotspot. Starting from today, October 16, customers can pick up an Alcatel One Touch Evolve or

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Jabra intros Solemate Max portable speaker

Jabra on Wednesday confirmed the upcoming availability of a new member of the Solemate portable speaker family. Set to arrive later this quarter, the Solemate Max promises 14 hours of

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KitKat’s Google+ page teases the fanboys

Are you following the official KitKat account over on Google+? You should be.  The past few days have seen a number of posts which seem to be cryptic messages related

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Samsung Galaxy Round likened to ‘prototype’

The Samsung Galaxy Round announced last week may ultimately prove to be more of a concept device, more along the lines of a prototype. Reportedly, the smartphone will be produced

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Verizon rolls out LTE on AWS spectrum in key markets

Verizon has begun rolling out LTE in its AWS spectrum in key U.S. markets, according to new reports. Also used by T-Mobile, the spectrum gives the carrier more room to

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LG goes on offensive with new mobile ads

LG has gone on the offensive against the likes of HTC, Samsung, and Apple with a series of new mobile ads. As spotted by Business Insider, the ads make light

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HTC One Max pricing leaks for international and Chinese versions

The unlocked international version of the HTC One Max is expected to cost RMB 5,088 ($833 US), according to a Chinese source. Further, a Chinese model will sell for RMB 5,488 ($899

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Verizon: HTC One Max due ‘this holiday season’

Verizon has climbed aboard the HTC One Max train and announced that the 5.9-inch smartphone will arrive in time for the holidays. Pricing and exact availability are not known yet,

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Amazon calls upon HTC for first foray into smartphones –report

Amazon and HTC are fast at work on a family of smartphones, according to a recent Financial Times report. From the oft-cited “sources familiar with the project” comes word that

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T-Mobile simplifying, ending select rate plans

T-Mobile is proactively migrating customers to the Simple Choice plans and should have everyone switched over by year’s end, according to new reports. Reportedly, T-Mobile is selecting the most applicable

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Might Google refresh the Nexus 4 with LTE for Android 4.4?

Here we go again with yet another Android 4.4/Nexus rumor… Google could be readying a refreshed version of the LG Nexus 4 with LTE support and have it ready to

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Angry Birds Go races to mobile on December 11

Rovio’s next big smartphone release, Angry Birds Go, is set to hit smartphones everywhere on December 11. The game employs racing mechanics not unlike Mario Kart where each vehicle has

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Sony dishes availability, pricing for Xperia Z1, Xperia Z Ultra, SmartWatch 2

Sony on Tuesday confirmed pricing and immediate availability details as it pertains to the U.S. launch of the Xperia Z1, the Xperia Z Ultra, and the SmartWatch 2. All three

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‘Google Now’ watch due sooner, not later

New chatter hitting the internet these past days suggest that Google is indeed readying a smartwatch with Google Now functionality at its core. The word comes directly on the heels

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Sprint: HTC One Max hits network ‘later this year’

Sprint has become the first carrier (that we are aware of) to announce plans to support the new HTC One Max. A short and sweet post on the wireless provider’s