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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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Oracle: Google earning $10 million a day from Android

In the ongoing sage that is lawsuits and patent infringements, Oracle has asked the courts to stay or dismiss a Java-related case against Google for upwards of 9 months. In

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Quad-core HTC Edge gets new code name ahead of MWC

Just weeks before a rumored announcement, the handset gets a new internal code name.

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Sony Ercisson teases MWC announcements

If you thought that Sony (Ericsson) was done announcing new smartphones after last week’s CES, you’re sadly mistaken.  It appears that the company still has a few things left up

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Samsung considering licensing Blackberry, sources indicate

According to a hot new rumor from Boy Genius Report‘s Jonathan Geller, Samsung is taking a look at licensing pieces of Blackberry’s OS. In a move that would help Samsung

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Sprint and HTC begin removing Carrier IQ from handsets

We learned from Android Central yesterday that the HTC EVO 3D was set to see an updated firmware which included the removal of Carrier IQ’s software.  The controversial feature has

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Samsung’s 2012 phones to feature all-day battery Life

Without a doubt, one of the biggest pain points for smartphone users is the battery life.  Let’s be honest here, Android devices thus far have suffered from some less-than desirable

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T-Mobile and Walmart add unlimited web to Unlimited Talk & Text plan

Geared toward families and first time smartphones buyers, the Walmart Family Mobile plan now includes unlimited data.

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Verizon debuts $199 16GB Droid Razr

Leading up to the new iteration, the carrier removes the 16GB microSD card and shaves $100 off the price of the Droid Razr.

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Woz admits Android does things better than iPhone

Although he still carries the iPhone 4S as his main handset, Steve concedes that Android is making serious headway over Apple.

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Beyond Black and White: Which color phone would you carry?

More often than not we find ourselves buying a black smartphone with either silver or grey accents.  Sure, there’s the occasional white handset or special edition of an existing handset,

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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