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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.


Five for Friday: Barbecue and grilling apps

Get ready for Memorial Day and beyond with these grilling and barbecue applications!

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ZTE Score M found to have security vulnerability

Chinese manufacturer ZTE has confirmed the Android-based Score M (MetroPCS, ) handset is susceptible to a backdoor security hole.  Once enabled, the bad guys could gain root access and add,

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Samsung has already taken 9 million preorders for Galaxy S III

Demand for the next Galaxy is already out of this world. (Get it?)

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Pocket 4.1 debuts with page flipping, themes, and more

Pocket, formerly Read it Later, has been updated to version 4.1 today and it incorporates a number of notable changes.  First up is the ability to flip pages like a

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Virgin Mobile gets on Google Wallet bandwagon with $25 promo

A limited time promotion sweetens the deal for consumers looking to use the NFC payment option.

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The future of Android tablet home screens looks like this…

A new Kickstarter project aims to revolutionize the way Android tablets look and work for users.

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Best Buy: HTC EVO 4G LTE to ship May 23

Things look to be back on track as the handset gets a new launch date.

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T-Mobile intros four prepaid data-only options

T-Mobile today announced four data-only plans for consumers who don’t like to commit to contracts.  Available come May 20th, the plans will provide access to the carrier’s “blazing fast” 4G

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Verizon to give users time to evaluate their data choices

The carrier issues a statement on the upcoming data rate plan switch.

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Sprint enables carrier billing for all Google Play content

Sprint customers will find that they now have the option to pay for all content in Google Play through their monthly wireless bill.  Joining apps and games, subscribers can now

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Google IO calendar filling up with Android developer sessions

With a little over one month until the conference, Google lists 20 Android sessions on the calendar.

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Verizon to end “grandfathered” unlimited data plans this summer

As consumers move from 3G to 4G LTE devices, Verizon will migrate consumers away from the unlimited data plan.

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HTC EVO 4G LTE will miss its May 18 launch

Sprint’s flagship Android smartphone will be a little late to its own party.

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Google working with up to five partners on Nexus portfolio (Rumor)

Rather than one Pure Google experience later this year, we could be in for multiple smartphones running stock Jelly Bean.

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HTC Ville C leaks which suggests slightly modified HTC One S

Is HTC about to muddy their waters with a lower-powered HTC One S variant?