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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

SportCaster 4.0 arrives just in time for March Madness tipoff

OneLouder, one of our favorite Android developers, has today released a brand new version of their SportCaster application.  Hitting the Google Play store today, it adds support for the NCAA

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Verizon’s 4G LTE network to eclipse 200 markets this week

Verizon today announced that their 4G LTE network is poised to reach more than 200 markets across the United States. On March 15th, Dothan, Alabama will be but one of

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Office Depot now offering $199 Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet A1

Office Depot has grown their Android tablet lineup by at least one more this week, adding the Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet A1 to the roster.  Available online and in stores around the

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Strategy Analytics: Users want larger smartphone displays

Bigger is better when it comes to smartphone display according to a recent Strategy Analytics report.  When given a number of prototype design models to choose from, the firm found

App Reviews

Video Review: Audiobooks.com for Android

If you’re a fan of audiobooks (who isn’t?)  and happen to own an Android device (who doesn’t?) then you’ll definitely want to check out the Audiobooks.com experience.  Rather than offering

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Review: Satechi R1 Arm Series smartphone and tablet stand

Say what you want about how heavy the Motorola XOOM is, or how bulky the tablet feels but  I don’t notice at all. Nor do I mind.  I’ve been using

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Verizon only releasing LTE smartphones in 2012

Verizon appears to have closed the door on their 3G smartphones plans and instead only wants to focus on next-generation connectivity.  A story in the Wall Street Journal today advises

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HTC confirms 16 Android handsets for Ice Cream Sandwich

HTC lists both U.S. and international models expecting to be served a dish of delicious Ice Cream Sandwich.

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Google IO tickets to be $900, go on sale March 27

West-coast developers will need to wake up extra early if they want get in on the action.

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T-Mobile expands 4G network, talks LTE versus HSPA+84

T-Mobile today announced that they are continuing to expand their 4G network into new markets and speed up data connectivity in others.  A blog post from CTO Neville Ray tells us that

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Motorola’s ICS timeline not so kind to U.S. Razr owners

The hardware maker doesn’t seem to be in a hurry to deploy 4.0 to a number of smartphones or tablets.

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Samsung officially deploys Android 4.0 to Galaxy S II

The handset maker announces that Ice Cream Sandwich is being dished to the international versions of the Galaxy S II.

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Sony debuts the Xperia Sola with touchless navigation

Sony today announced their next Android smartphone, the Xperia Sola, a 3.7-inch slab of sexy headed for international markets over the second quarter of this year.  Formerly known by its code

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Sweet 16: Android apps for NCAA March Madness

We gather the Elite 8 apps for your bracket needs and then toss in another 8 sports apps worth installing.

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Virgin Mobile adds $99 Venture to Android lineup

Virgin Mobile has begun taking preorders for their next Android handset, the Gingerbread-powered (PCD) Venture, with expected shipping to begin March 15.  At $99 it’s pretty much all the Android