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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.

News and Rumors

Super-thin HTC Ville expected to arrive at T-Mobile

After a weak showing at CES this year, HTC and T-Mobile are rumored to pair for the dual-core Ville.

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Motorola announces pair of new Androids for Europe, China, and other markets

Motorola Mobility today announced a pair of new Android smartphones for Europe, China, and other markets.  Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, these two are designed to offer consumers affordable choices that

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Qualcomm’s GameCommand ready for Android Market debut

Qualcomm has all but wrapped up work on their answer to NVIDIA’s TegraZone and expect to open the doors next week.  Dropping in the Android Market on January 10th (first

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Digitimes: Google’s “Nexus Tablet” to be 7-inch, cost under $200

New details come into light for the rumored Google tablet.

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Boost Mobile announces their first Android for under $100 – Samsung Replenish

Boost Mobile today announced that they will be offering the Samsung Replenish starting tomorrow with a super-appealing price tag.  Bowing as the first Android smartphone on the carrier’s network for

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Sprint and Samsung announce white Epic 4G Touch for January 8

With this announcement there are now three white editions of the popular Galaxy S II series in the United States.

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Google: Gingerbread leads all Android versions at 55.5% as Ice Cream Sandwich scratches surface

Android 4.0 has started to make a dent in the platform versions chart, but Gingerbread leads all.

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Distimo: Android Market at 400,000 applications, growing faster

Distimo has a new blog post this week which provides a handful of interesting Android figures, most notably the total number of applications in the Android Market.  According to their

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Velocity Micro to unveil pair of affordable ICS tablets at CES

Velocity Micro, makers of the Cruz tablet line, is ready to pull the curtain back on a pair of new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwiches at CES next week.  The

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Samsung announces GALAXY Ace Plus for trendy professionals

Samsung isn’t wasting much time in getting the year off and running, today announcing a new addition to their Android lineup.  Expected to arrive in Russia later this month, the

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INQ Mobile scraps plans for Facebook-heavy Cloud Q

INQ Mobile, after a less-than-stellar year, has decided to shelve the upcoming and unofficial Facebook phone, the Cloud Q.  The handset which made its debut all the way back in

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T-Mobile to hold “New Year, New Phone Sale” this weekend

The carrier kicks off the new year with a return to one of their more popular sales.

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Kindle Fire gets its own USA Today app

Did you find a Kindle Fire waiting for you under the tree this year?  No?  Maybe it was in your stocking?  Either way, you’ll be happy to learn that USA

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Sonic the Hedgehog 4 Episode II coming to Android devices in new year

Sega today announced that another chapter in the popular Sonic series is set to arrive on Android devices in 2012.  Without providing a specific date or time frame, Sega indicates

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Doodle Grub Christmas Edition puts a wintry spin on classic Snakes game

Who doesn’t love to play the classic “snakes” style of game on the desktop, smartphone, or tablet?  From as far back as we can recall, we’ve been hooked on the