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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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16GB Nexus 10 also out of stock

As if we needed further proof that a new Nexus 10 might soon be on the horizon, the current model has been found to be out of stock. While it

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First look at how ads will appear on your Instagram feed

So you want to see what Instagram has planned for your feed in terms of feed advertisements. Behold. It’s a terrible, intrusive, and invasive manner and we hate it already.

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Pandora next in line for Chromecast support

Pandora may be next in line to support the Chromecast, at least that’s what a new GigaOm finding suggests. Details found in the source code for the Chromecast website and

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HP to sell mobile patent portfolio, report says

HP is looking to sell some of its mobile patent portfolio, reports a Bloomberg source “with direct knowledge of the matter”. The patents figure to include those related to WebOS, the

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Samsung moves 40 million Galaxy S4’s in first six months

Samsung has sold more than 40 million Galaxy S4 smartphones around the globe in the first six months of release. According to Samsung CEO JK Shin, the company’s flagship device

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Samsung patent for ‘sports glasses’ uncovered

A recently approved design patent from South Korea gives us a glimpse into the potential future of Samsung’s next wearable tech product. As we’ve previously heard, Samsung figures to be

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T-Mobile offering 200MB/month free data with tablet purchases

The Un-carrier offers free data for the life of a device. No catches, no contracts.

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HTC reportedly scales production and now looking to outsource

After having recently posting its first quarterly loss, HTC is in the unenviable position of having to cut spending. With that comes shutting down at least one of their handset

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Samsung confirms U.S. availability of Galaxy S4 Mini

Samsung on Wednesday confirmed that the Galaxy S4 Mini will be available in the United States starting in November. Pricing and exact timing details, however, are not made clear in

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Samsung expands Galaxy Gear compatibility to include more smartphones

Samsung on Wednesday confirmed that select older Galaxy smartphones will soon be able to interact with the Galaxy Gear smartwatch. Specifically, once a software update is in place, the devices

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LG’s curved G Flex emerges in early pictures

The first photos have surfaced for what appears to be LG’s smartphone with a curved display, the G Flex. Looking somewhat reminiscent of the Samsung Nexus S, the LG device

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T-Mobile to ‘unleash the tablet’ on October 23

T-Mobile will conduct a live tweet conference on October 23 where the wireless provider plans to announce a second part of the Uncarrier Phase 3.0. What would an Un-leashed tablet

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Samsung to restrict unofficial accessories for future smartphones, rumor says

Samsung could go the route of Apple and begin restricting accessories to only licensed partners, according to new rumors. Reportedly, Samsung will provide ID chips to companies to integrate with

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Google spends $23 million to make Android even faster and smoother

Google has acquired French developer FlexyCore for $23.1 million in an effort to further optimize the Android platform.  FlexyCore’s offerings, such as DroidBooster, are aimed at improving performance on devices and

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Samsung Galaxy S5 could employ 16MP Sony camera sensor

Samsung may call upon Sony for the camera sensor in the Galaxy S5 or other smartphones, according to chatter stemming from an ETNews report. Allegedly, Samsung is looking to place