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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.

News and Rumors

Facebook acquires Instagram for $1 billion

Buying a popular mobile app for $210 million isn’t cool. Know what is cool? Buying one for $1 billion.

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LG readying its “Galaxy S III killer”, the D1L

While we’re waiting for Samsung to announce their follow-up to the Galaxy S II smartphone, competitors are scrambling to create something even better.  Such is the case with LG who

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HTC scraps plans to include beats headphones with future handsets

A few months in, HTC realizes that people aren’t thinking about headphones with their handset purchases.

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Google’s rumored Nexus tablet reportedly delayed until July

The oft-rumored Nexus tablet has reportedly been delayed by a month or two as Google and Asus apply some last-minutes tweaks.  The guys at The Verge are indicating that Google

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Temple Run hits 5 million downloads in first week

It sounds like you guys and gals were anxious to get your hands on Imangi Studios’ hit app, Temple Run.  After crossing more than 0ne million downloads within the first

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AT&T readying 4G LTE Galaxy Nexus, rumors indicate

Is Ma Bell next in line to offer the Android 4.0-powered Galaxy Nexus? Sure sounds like it.

App Reviews

Five for Friday: Apps for film buffs and movie junkies

We’ve gathered up five movie apps for Android smartphones and tablets which should appease your inner movie geek.

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Sprint: Android 4.0 arrives for Nexus S 4G

Six months after its debut, Android 4.0 arrives for Sprint’s “Pure Google” experience smartphone, the Nexus S 4G.

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Friendcaster, Plume updated with gorgeous new ICS-like designs

Two of our favorite social networking clients for Android get updated in the same week!

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What’s the biggest fail in Android’s history? #androidfeedback

Let’s be honest – Android is not untouchable and companies have made mistakes. What’s the worst yet?

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T-Mobile details Ice Cream Sandwich delay for Sensation 4G

Placing the blame on HTC’s shoulders, the carrier indicates the 4.0 ROM does not meet standards.

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New Google Drive details surface

Expected to go live at some time in April, Google Drive should give all users 5GB of storage with in-app editing capabilities.

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Amazon Appstore 2.3 features new notification, download options

The Amazon Appstore application for Android has been updated to version 2.3 today, bringing along a few handy improvements.  The version release notes tell us that users will have added

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LG Optimus Elite leaks with Sprint, Virgin Mobilebranding

A set of newly-leaked images have landed online today, giving us a clear look at a handset headed for Sprint and Virgin Mobile.  Called the LG Optimus Elite, the specifications