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Scott Webster
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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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Note the Date: Samsung schedules Unpacked event for September 3

The next-generation of Galaxy Note is less than one month away Confirming rumors from earlier in the week, Samsung has officially sent out invitations to an Unpacked event for September

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Benchmarks suggest Moto G successor to have larger display, better camera

Recently discovered benchmarks suggest Motorola’s next-gen Moto G will have a bigger display and improved cameras. Bumped up from the current model’s 4.5-inch screen, the successor could offer 5-inches of real

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Motorola VP confirms Moto X will receive Android L update

Owners of the Moto X will be pleased to learn that their smartphone will pick up the update to Android L when it’s ultimately released. When asked on Google+ whether

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AT&T announces LG G Pad 7.0 LTE for August 8

AT&T on Monday announced the upcoming availability of the LG G Pad 7.0 LTE tablet. Arriving later this week on August 8, the 7-inch tablet runs Android 4.4 KitKat and

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS add waterproof and rugged Kyocera Hydro Life

T-Mobile and MetroPCS have announced the upcoming availability of the Kyocera Hydro Life, a waterproof and rugged Android smartphone. Arriving at the Un-carrier’s door on August 8, the handset features

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Flappy Bird returns in Amazon Fire TV exclusive ‘Flappy Birds Family’

Six months ago, the only game that anyone wanted to talk about was Flappy Bird.You couldn’t go anywhere without reading some story about how many downloads the game had or

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Samsung Unpacked event to be held September 3

Samsung will host its next Unpacked event on Wednesday, September 3, according to a since-deleted post from SamMobile. We’re not sure what happened here, but the site initially reported that Samsung

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Cricket Wireless announces ZTE Grand X for August 8

Cricket Wireless this morning announced the upcoming availability of the ZTE Grand X, a 5-inch Android smartphone. Expected next Friday, August 8, the phone will cost $100 after a $50

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Verizon now selling rough and rugged Kyocera Brigadier

Verizon Wireless on Thursday began selling the Kyocera Brigadier, a rough and tumble smartphone with a Sapphire display. Able to withstand more than your typical glass screen, Sapphire should make

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Verizon adds wallet friendly LG G Vista to roster

Verizon Wireless on Thursday began offering the LG G Vista, an affordable 5.7-inch Android smartphone. Priced at $100 with a two-year service agreement, the device runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat and features

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Google Maps gains new exploration features in latest update

Google wants to make it even easier to discover the world around you so they are updating the Google Maps app. A new “Explore” feature is being integrated into the Android and

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Google Voice moves one step closer to Hangouts integration

Call it a sign of things to come or simply another back-end move for Hangouts, but Google Voice users have a new option today. Log into the Google Voice website

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Google highlights best offline games for Android

Google, in their ongoing effort to help Android users discover more apps and games, has created yet another collection. This time around Google is highlighting some of the best games

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400 million casts later Google’s Chromecast turns one

As hard as it is to believe, Google’s Chromecast is turning one year old today. And, to celebrate the occasion, Google is tossing in 90 days of Google Play Music

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Sprint will “Take the Edge Off” August 19

We just received an invitation to a press event for Sprint which is to be held on August 19. As to what we might expect remain unclear however the email