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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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AT&T: We’ll throttle ‘Unlimited’ plans at 3GB for 3G, 5GB for 4G LTE

AT&T today confirmed exactly where it is that they will reduce data speeds for their unlimited data plans.  In a statement provided to CNET, the carrier advised that 3G users

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Baseball season begins as MLB.com At Bat 12 steps up to the plate

Batter up! Baseball season is officially underway as our favorite sports app returns for 2012.

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SugarSync updated with new sharing, management features

SugarSync just dropped an update to their application in the Android Market today which makes it even easier to manage and share files through the cloud. Chief among the features

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Best Buy knocking $50-$100 off EVO line through March 4

We just got word from Best Buy advising that they will be discounting all of Sprint’s EVO product line for the next few days.  Starting today (March 1) and running

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Google Wallet app gets update includes “core system fixes”

A software update has been issued for the Google Wallet Android application this week and includes “core Wallet system fixes” among the notes.  Unfortunately the reviews for this 1.1-R52v7 release indicate that prepaid

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Google Wallet expanding to 10 additional Sprint devices in 2012

Vice president of Google Wallet and Payments, Osama Bedier, indicated this week that Sprint Nextel plans to expand Google Wallet support across “at least 10 additional phones” this, starting with

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T-Mobile to offer quad-core, stock Android 4.0 variant of HTC One?

With all of the official HTC news coming out of Barcelona this week we were pleasantly surprised to learn of a few new rumors.  One such leak was that Sprint

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U.S. Cellular’s Samsung Galaxy S II goes on sale

U.S. Cellular just dropped us a line to advise that their version of the Samsung Galaxy S II is now available online for $229.99 after $100 mail-in rebate.  Hitting stores

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Toshiba to launch Excite 10 LE on March 6

Toshiba’s second generation 10-inch tablet, the Excite 10, is expected to go on sale at select U.S. retailers on March 6th, one day ahead of Apple and their new iPad

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T-Mobile skipping HSPA+82 in favor of LTE network

T-Mobile USA’s Andrew Sherrard has confirmed that the wireless carrier has dropped plans to build out an HSPA+82 network and has instead opted to focus on LTE. Of course this

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AT&T announces Sony Tablet P for March 4

AT&T today announced that they will be offering the Sony Tablet P as part of their Android lineup come March 4th.  Available for $399.99 with a two-year service agreement, the

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Samsung kicks off Galaxy Note S Pen App Challenge with $200,000 in prizes

Because the new S Pen technology isn’t totally awesome without a bunch of killer apps.

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Trend Micro releases Longevity Battery Saver (beta)

Save your precious battery life with Trend Micro’s new application.

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Verizon to offer Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 on March 1

Verizon to offer the Tab 7.7 for $499.99 with a two-year commitment to data plan.

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Google releases its own Mobile World Congress app – Android MWC

Google has released its own Mobile World Congress application today, putting the free app in the Android Market for devices running 2.2 or higher.  Strangely unavailable for Honeycomb tablets, Android