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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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B&N readying yet another Nook for spring

A New York Times article from late last week tells us that Barnes & Noble is putting the final touches on yet another Nook product.  Expected to for Spring 2012,

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Amazon offering a slew of AT&T Android smartphones with drastic discounts

Heavily discounted handset include more than a dozen penny smartphones!

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The Swarm: A short film shot entirely on Xperia smartphones

If you find yourself with ten minutes to spare and have a hankering for some “found footage” sci-fi, then you’ll want to to check out the video below.  Called The

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Safely announces one billion family checks, new features

Safely, the digital parenting arm of Location Labs, today announced that they’ve powered more than one billion family location checks since its debut.  Spread across millions of phone on AT&T,

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Samsung to air first-ever Super Bowl ad for Galaxy Note

The company’s first Super Bowl ad in 71 years of history will air in the fourth quarter.

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New details confirm Verizon’s plans to offer shared data packages

New details have emerged which confirm that Verizon is getting closer to announcing shared data plans.  You know what we’re talking about here – a bucket of data that can

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Samsung to tweak Galaxy Nexus CPU, camera?

Is Samsung going to tweak the Galaxy Nexus for Sprint, and possibly other carriers?  If recent benchmarks are to be believed then yes, that’s exactly what they’re going to do.

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T-Mobile prepares to bid farewell to half dozen Android handsets

T-Mobile has started clearing their shelves in an attempt to make room for new smartphones and tablets.  As you know it’s a new year and we’re expecting a host of

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$300 Samsung Galaxy Note arrives at AT&T on Feb 19

Samsung this morning announced that the big, beautiful Galaxy Note arrives at AT&T on February 19th with a $299.99 price tag.  Pre-orders begin this coming Sunday, Feb. 5 with delivery

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Samsung announces Galaxy S Advance for international markets

Samsung today announced another member for their Android-based Galaxy series of handsets in the form of the Galaxy S Advance.  Expected to arrive in February, the smartphone runs Android 2.3

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Symantec: Android.Counterclank has infected 1-5 million Android users

Take a look at your recently installed games and apps on your Android device.  If you’re among the potentially millions of Android users who downloaded one of the following apps

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Motorola shipped a whopping 1 million tablets in 2011

One year after making its debut we learn that Motorola has only shipped one million tablets.

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Gameloft announces pair of Sprint ID Packs

Gameloft just dropped us a note to advise that they’ve got a pair of new ID Packs for Sprint consumers.  Featuring  a number of popular games, wallpapers, widgets, and other

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Will they, won’t they? Samsung still weighing Galaxy S III announcement for MWC

Samsung is said to be reviewing the best possible time to announce the new flagship series.

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Wi-Fi versions of Droid XYBOARD tablets begin shipping

The heir apparent to the Wi-Fi XOOM is now available in two display sizes and storage capacities.