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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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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

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Entry-level HTC Golf tipped in EXIF data

An entry-level HTC device has been leaked via EXIF data found in the camera’s presumed first image.  Tipped as having a codename of HTC Golf, it sounds like the handset

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Amazon Wireless March Madness: Sprint penny phones, discounted Droids

Save a bundle of money with Sprint and Verizon deals between now and March 26th.

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T-Mobile Galaxy S Blaze 4G gets March 21 launch

T-Mobile has officially given the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G a release date, listing the smartphone with a March 21 debut. Interested consumers will be able to go into select

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First image of Sony MT27i ‘Pepper’ arrives online

The first alleged image of the Sony MT27i ‘Pepper’ smartphone has arrived online and it appears to be a cross between Xperia old and Xperia new (NXT).  The presumed dual-core handset looks

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Cleveland, New Orleans, and 10 additional markets to see AT&T LTE in summer

The carrier’s 4G LTE network will grow to new markets in April, May, and early summer.

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Instagram developers: “Android version better than iOS”

As many of you know, we’ve been waiting for an awful long time for Instagram to come to Android.  Sure, we’ve gone through a number of photo filter and editing