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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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Amazon introduces Kindle Fire HDX, new Kindle Fire HD

Amazon today announced a pair of new tablet models for release later this fall in the form of the new Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX. The specs are

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Trade Wi-Fi passwords for coffee and hugs with Hotspotio

Unlike typical WIFI network sharing, which requires people to enter a long complicated password, Hotspotio allows community members to access WIFI in one click. This codeless sharing system is faster

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Android 4.3 update begins hitting various HTC One models

The Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update has started rolling out to various versions of the HTC One smartphone. Sorry, not the U.S. just yet. It’s the Taiwanese variant of the

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F.A.A. Nears New Rules on Devices – NYTimes.com

The guidelines are expected to allow reading e-books or other publications, listening to podcasts, and watching videos, according to several of the panel’s members who requested anonymity because they could

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EA releases FIFA 14 on Android for free

EA has released its latest sports title, the popular soccer/football game FIFA 14, on Android in Google Play and Amazon Appstore. Details are exactly what you’d expect in the game

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Archos GamePad 2 leaks with quad-core CPU

The Archos GamePad 2 has surfaced online ahead of its formal announcement, leading many to believe the debut is soon at hand. The preliminary specs, which have since been pulled

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Is Verizon hinting at new Droid tablet?

Take a look at the video below and you’ll see it’s not much more than an extended sequence of events from the recent Droid Ultra and Droid Maxx commercials. If

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HTC One refresh rumored with octa-core CPU, 3GB RAM

The HTC One may soon get a bump in processor and memory, if a newly leaked screen shot is to be believed. Reportedly, the image you see here shows the

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Remotely lock your missing Android smartphone or tablet

Need to lock your missing Android smartphone or tablet? Maybe you need to wipe it clean and erase that guy lest your sensitive data falls into the wrong hands. Good

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Metal Samsung Galaxy S5 rumors heat up once again

Samsung may tap Catcher Technology Co. for the task of creating a metal casing for the rumored Galaxy S5, reports Taipei Times. As the company who create the case for

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Samsung prepping Galaxy Note 3 with flexible display, rumor says

Samsung will introduce a special version of the Galaxy Note 3 that features a flexible, unbreakable display, reports Korean news site Chosun. Citing sources such as the OLED Association, it is

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Motorola issues update to Moto X with eye on camera enhancement

Motorola began issuing a software update to the T-Mobile version of the Moto X which includes notable enhancements to the camera app. According to Motorola’s change log, the improvements include

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Oppo N1 introduced with swivel camera, official support for CyanogenMod

Chinese hardware maker Oppo pulled the curtain back on its latest flagship smartphone, the Oppo N1. Powered by a 1.7GHz quad-core Snapdragon 600 processor, the handset boasts a 5.9-inch 1080p

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Sprint: Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear due on October 4

Sprint announced on Monday that both the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear will be available Friday, October 4. The smartphone will be offered in Classic White and Jet

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Alleged Android 4.4 KitKat screens emerge over weekend

Got your salt shaker handy? Good, you’ll need it for this one. A 9to5Google source provided a handful of screens of what is reported to be Android 4.4 KitKat over the