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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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Dropbox releases beta with sync incentives, auto photo backup

Dropbox has released a new beta version of their immensely popular backup/cloud-storage solution this week, tossing in a few goodies along the way.  New in the v2.0.9 release is the

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Google proactively hunting down malware in Android Market with ‘Bouncer’

Google puts to bed any doubts that they don’t police the Android Market.

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Spacetime Studios begins teasing Vampire MMO ‘Dark Legends’

Spacetime Studios has begun teasing the next release in their popular Legends series of MMO games for Android.  Expected to arrive in March at the annual Game Developers Summit, Dark

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Rhapsody bows tablet-optimized version of music app

Rhapsody has today released a full-featured and tablet-optimized version of their Android application.  Designed with tablets sized 9inches or larger and running Honeycomb (3.0+), the app features a magazine-like layout

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Gameloft debuts standalone Gameloft Live application

Gameloft makes it even easier for Android gamers to stay connected with each other.

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MetroPCS extends $40 rate plan to 4G LTE Android devices

MetroPCS, in an effort to rope in more 4G LTE smartphone buyers, has decided to extend its $40 4G LTE rate plan to all of their device.  Previously, consumers with

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Win Pepsi MAX for life from Yahoo! this Super Bowl weekend

How would you like to win yourself a free, lifetime supply of Pepsi MAX?  Well, someone is going to do that this weekend so it might as well be you,

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Honeycomb on a Budget: Sprint debuts the $99 ZTE Optik

Sprint’s latest tablet brings very respectable hardware at a price that’s hard to refuse.

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HTC addresses Wi-Fi bug affecting a number of handsets

Multiple HTC handsets were found to have a WiFi exploit however a fix has been rolling out over last few months.

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Mint.com optimizes app for Android tablets

Designed with 9-inch and 10-inch tablets in mind, the new app works well for Honeycomb and Ice Cream Sandwich.

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Match.com says Android users are a frisky bunch

A new report conducted by Match.com tells us that we Android users are a bunch of horn dogs who love to put out.  According to their findings, 62-percent of those

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Samsung: “Galaxy S III is NOT coming to Mobile World Congress”

The handset maker has confirmed that the next flagship model will be getting its own announcement later in the year.

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How about a fresh batch of Samsung rumors?

We’ve got conflicting reports as to when Samsung will announce the Galaxy S III. We’ve also got some rumors over some plans for later in the year.

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Lookout: Android.Counterclank is aggressive advertising, not malware

Malicious or not, this is going to ruffle a few feathers.

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Waze 3.0 arrives with redesigned look, social integration

Community-based GPS and traffic application Waze was updated to a 3.0 release today, and boy does it look sharp.  Featuring a completely redesigned look and feel, Waze 3.0 is gorgeous,