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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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Larry Page confirms 1.5 million Androids activated daily

Google CEO Larry Page confirmed on Thursday that there are more than 1.5 million Android devices activated every day. It’s not the first time we’ve heard this figure; Eric Schmidt

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Verizon Edge program official, six-month upgrade program starts August 25

Verizon confirmed on Thursday that August 25 will be the start of the carrier’s new upgrade program, Verizon Edge. As expected, it will allow users to trade in their old

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Virgin Mobile now offering LG Optimus F3

Virgin Moblile announced on Thursday that the LG Optimus F3 is now available for its prepaid customers. Priced at $179.99, the 4G LTE handset runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and features

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AT&T now has fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network

Get ready for some new ad campaigns with a bit of mud slinging and braggadocio. AT&T now owns the title of fastest 4G LTE network and the most reliable in

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Verizon CFO confirms ‘Edge’ early upgrade program but sheds few details

Big Red plans to join AT&T and T-Mobile in the game of early smartphone upgrades.

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HTC One Mini announced for August

Limited availability begins next month with a global roll out slated for September.

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Next-gen Nexus 7 video and specs leak ahead of next week’s rumored debut

The pieces are falling into place for a July 24 announcement followed quickly with retail availability.

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Battle Dragons coming to Android soon; win a copy now! UPDATED

Spacetime Studios has another surefire hit on their hands with this one… and you can get it in your hands before it’s launched!

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Cricket Wireless announces Samsung Galaxy Discover, Samsung Galaxy Admire II

The two Android-powered smartphones are slated to arrive at the carrier’s doorstep on July 21.

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5 fun things to do with your Instagram photos

Take your pictures from the digital space to the living room…or office…or locker…or the museum!

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Google schedules Android-related event for July 24

The “Breakfast with Sundar Pichai” could be formal announcement of Android 4.3 as well as new products. Of course, it could be Chrome-related too…

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Samsung trademark applications hint at future Galaxy stars

Every once in a while I like to swing by the U.S. Patent and Trademarks Office (USPTO) to see what sort of hints I can stumble over. Are there any

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Verizon hosting event on July 23 which could spell new Droid line debut

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_separator][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text] Verizon has an event scheduled for July 23 which could prove to be the official unveiling of the 2013 Droid series. Promising “the next generation of the

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Early details and images of HP ‘Brave’ surface

The first images and details for the upcoming Android-powered smartphone from HP have landed and darn it if we haven’t “seen” this design before. Called (for now) the HP “Brave”,

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Sony Xperia Z now available for pre-order through T-Mobile

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] As of today, July 16, T-Mobile customers place pre-orders for the Sony Xperia Z, the Android-powered smartphone first introduced at CES 2013 back in January. Pricing is listed at