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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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HTC outlines new details for Android 4.0 updates

The handset maker adds new models to the list of devices expected to receive Android 4.0. Additionally, HTC outlines a specific time frame for select smartphones.

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WSJ: Google’s cloud-based ‘Drive’ set to take on Dropbox, Box

Google may still be months away from a Dropbox-like cloud for all of its users.

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Google responds to Google Wallet security vulnerability

Those with rooted handsets and Google Wallet are advised to take extra precaution.

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NVIDIA promoting “quad-core firsts” for Mobile World Congress

NVIDIA has shot out invitations to their upcoming Mobile World Congress announcement, promising access to the latest quad-core innovations.  Since we’ve already seen the quad-core Tegra 3 in the Transformer

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HTC Velocity bringing 4G LTE speeds to Vodafone Germany

  HTC has confirmed plans that they will be bringing a 4G LTE experience to Germany with their new Velocity handset. Known in other parts of the world as the

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Vonage intros app with free calling, texting to other users

Skype gets some competition with Vonage’s free mobile-to-mobile and mobile-to-Vonage client.

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LG teases Optimus Vu, a 5-inch Android with 4:3 aspect ratio

LG has begun teasing the internet with their next big smartphone, posting a short and mysterious video online. When we say big, we mean Galaxy Note and Dell Streak big.

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T-Mobile setting 4G phones, tablets free for Valentine’s Day

T-Mobile today unveiled a new promotion for this coming Saturday, February 11, which will see all of their 4G smartphone and select tablets going free.  If you’re in the market

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AT&T throttling users at just over 2GB of data?

Top 5% of data users are said to consume 12X as much as the average guy… but 2GB? Really?

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Verizon to offer double data, Droid Razr BOGO deals on February 10

Verizon is expected to bring back their popular double data promo this weekend, giving consumers more 4G LTE bang for their buck.  Much like the previous go ’round, the plan

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Verizon announces $199 Droid 4 for February 10

The thinnest and most powerful QWERTY 4G phone arrives in but a few days.

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NPD Group: Nearly 3 in 5 first-time smartphone buyers choose Android

According to new data out of the NPD Group, nearly 3 out of every 5 new smartphone buyers are picking up Android devices. The information collected over the fourth quarter

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Instagram ready for its Android debut?

After months of waiting, the popular photo filter app may be ready to come to Android.

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‘Android Winning’ is follow up to ‘Andy Versus’ t-shirt

How many of you picked up one of those sweet Android shirts or posters called “Andy Versus” last year?  At the time, Apple was putting together its first major offensive

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Win a Kindle Fire just for asking an audio-related question!

AndroidGuys is pleased to partner with Stack Exchange for Audio Week. Ask an audio-related question and you could win a Kindle Fire!