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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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First details for ZTE Blade S6 spill online

The first batch of rumors and details for a so-called ZTE Blade S6 have surfaced ahead of its launch expected later this month. According to sources at GearBest, and on

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Sprint will lease you an LG G3 or Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Sprint on Friday announced that it will lease the LG G3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 4 effective today. Both new and existing customers can take advantage of the program; the

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Virgin Mobile announces Samsung Galaxy Core Prime

In addition to announcing new shared data plans, Virgin Mobile today introduced its Android phone, the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime. Arriving tomorrow, January 17, the $130 handset features a 4.5-inch

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Virgin Mobile announces shared, no-contract data plans

Exclusive to customers who purchase through Walmart, the plans are a first of its kind for no-contract carriers Virgin Mobile on Friday announced new rate plans for customers looking to

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Early LG G4 rumors suggest 16-megapixel wide camera, Snapdragon 810 CPU

With CES in the rear view mirror and Mobile World Congress fast approaching, we’re in that time frame where unannounced devices are being leaked. The next few months should give

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T-Mobile announces new ‘Simply Prepaid’ plans for January 25

T-Mobile on Thursday introduced a new set of option for customers looking for just the most basic of prepaid service. Dubbed “Simply Prepaid”, the trio of rate plans offer unlimited talk, text,

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Google beefs up Translate app with Word Lens real-time translation

Google on Wednesday announced a new version of its Translate app for Android and iOS. Rolling out over the next few days, the app brings about some handy real-time translation

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Cricket Wireless closeout sale cuts prices on select Android phones

Cricket Wireless is throwing a “closeout” sale on select smartphones, including a number of Android devices. Sold with VISA promotion cards, these 3G and 4G models can be had through January 29 at Cricket stores.

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HTC One M8 developer and unlocked models get Android 5.0 update

As promised, HTC is ready to deliver its Android 5.0 update in a very timely manner. A tweet today from VP of product management Mo Versi tells us that the unlocked and

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HTC Nexus 9 now offered in Sand color option

Just a quick note for those of you who were considering picking up the HTC Nexus 9. You can now pick the latest Google tablet up in a new color

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Limited time ‘Productivity Pack’ combines $185 worth of apps and services for $60

Need to get your butt in gear in this new year? If part of your resolution involves getting more organized, and we’re betting it does to a degree, there’s a great bundle

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Polaroid L series tablets to run as low as $100

Polaroid last week announced its upcoming budget-friendly “L” line of tablets set for launch this spring. Slated to sell in 7-inch (L7) and 10-inch (L10) sizes, the duo run Android

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LG G Flex 2 rumored with more affordable sticker price

The LG G Flex 2 could come in with a more affordable price point than its predecessor, or so it might appear. According to a listing on Amazon.de, the new

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Entry-level Samsung Galaxy J1 specs and images surface

Samsung could soon introduce a new line of devices, says oft-reliable SamMobile. The SM-J100 “Galaxy J1″ figures to be the first of what we presume to be a series of low-cost

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Samsung introduces 5.5-inch Galaxy A7

Samsung on Monday introduced its Galaxy A7, the largest of now three A Series smartphones. Featuring a 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED display, the handset will be sold in two variants: one with a