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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

LG G4 Beat offers mid-range take on familiar flagship design

LG on Thursday introduced the G4 Beat, a mid-range version of its 2015 flagship smartphone. The handset carries over many of the physical traits and characteristics of the G4 but features

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ROK Mobile expands LTE coverage, retail presence

ROK Mobile, the mobile virtual network operator that piggybacks off of T-Mobile and Sprint, is about to get even bigger. Today sees the carrier announcing it has added “the nation’s

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Sprint adds wallet-friendly Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime on July 10

Sprint on Tuesday announced its next Android smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime, will be here later this week. Arriving in retail stores and online starting from July 10, the

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Republic Wireless will refund you for unused data

Republic Wireless today formally introduced its Republic Refund plans, which refund customers for unused data after each month. What’s more, the carrier is now offering a number of new plans with

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Sprint CEO tired of T-Mobile’s ‘bullshit’ [Update: You mad bro?]

Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure has reached his threshold of T-Mobile CEO John Legere’s antics. Legere, in typical fashion, took to Twitter this week to needle Sprint’s new All-in plans. Calling it

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Easily find your smartphone’s value with Swappa Price

In the market for a new smartphone but don’t want or need a brand new device? Or, perhaps you want to get rid of your current model so you can

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‘Customer feedback’ forces Sprint to change streaming video policy for All-in plans

Citing “customer feedback”, Sprint will no longer limit streaming video speeds for its All-in rate plans. The new options, which were only announced one day ago, feature unlimited talk, text, and

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Yahoo Aviate gains new powers with ‘Smart Stream’

Yahoo’s Aviate home screen launcher gets even smarter this week with the introduction of a new Smart Stream feature. Not unlike what Google Now does for users, Smart Stream adjusts itself

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Sprint offering $100 Best Buy One Family Plan as retailer exclusive

Sprint yesterday announced a new option for customers in need of family rate plan. Dubbed the Best Buy One Family plan it delivers two lines of service with unlimited talk,

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Alleged benchmarks spill online for Verizon’s Droid ‘Kinzie’

A future Droid smartphone from Verizon will feature a 5.5-inch 1440 x 2560 display when it arrives, according to an alleged set of new benchmarks. Reportedly, the Motorola phone will

App Reviews

Twin Jellies review: Easy to learn, but easier to leave behind

As a fan of casual titles, I tend to prefer my Android gaming in short bursts. I’d rather trade off high-res graphics and immerse experiences for cute and clever stuff

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AT&T calls upon entry-level ZTE Maven for prepaid lineup

AT&T today added another low-cost Android handset to its GoPhone prepaid offerings in the form of the ZTE Maven. In short, it’s a $60 Android 5.1 Lollipop experience that delivers enough power to