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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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Google Wallet coming to vending machines around the country

Google’s single tap method of payment coming to snack machines in various markets.

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BitDefender bows Mobile Security app for Android

Bitdefender, one of the bigger players in the internet security game, has released a new mobile security application for Android. Called Bitdefender Mobile Security, it’s the result of more than

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Xperia PLAY scores EA SPORTS FIFA 12 as exclusive

The Sony Ericsson gets yet another exclusive game today as EA Sports brings FIFA 12 to the Xperia PLAY.  Using gameplay optimized specifically for the “Playstation Phone”, players can have

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Lookout weighs in on Carrier IQ: “Not malicious but alarming”

One of Lookout’s principal engineers, Tim Wyatt, took to the company’s blog to weigh in on the situation surround Carrier IQ and the logging of keystrokes.  According to Wyatt, Lookout

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AT&T takes a minute to show us the LG Nitro HD

We’re still a few hours away from LG’s New York event this evening where we expect to see an official unveiling of the new Nitro HD for AT&T.  Featuring a

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Physics-based platformer Inertia: Escape Velocity arrives on Android [PRESS RELEASE]

Inertia: Escape Velocity Crash Lands onto the App Store and Android Market Today Challenging and Unique Anti-Gravity Platformer Promises Console Experience on Touch Devices Hermes’ ship has crashed in a

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Seal Force fights to rid the ocean of toxic neon krill!

Designed for players of all ages, new Android game arrives on December 15th.

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Aduru’s collaborative mobile network seeks to help developers advertise for free

Android developers looking at various advertising and monetization options may want to swing by Aduru and check out their “collaborative mobile ad network”.  Designed with a “scratch our back and

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White version of AT&T Galaxy S II Skyrocket coming December 4

We just got word from Samsung advising that a white version of their AT&T Galaxy S II Skyrocket will be available on December 4th. The internals remain the exact same

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Verbatim debuts Bluetooth keyboard for Android tablets

Verbatim, no stranger to the tech industry, has rolled out a new Bluetooth keyboard this week with an attractive price tag and a pair of color choices.  If you’re looking

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Unfold News Reader brings clean approach to RSS reading

We learned of a new RSS reader for Android devices today which provides a clean, intuitive way of keeping up to date with news as it happens.  Called Unfold News

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Gameloft releases free version of UNO in Android Market

Gameloft has just dropped us a note, advising that they have released a free, ad-supported version of UNO into the Android Market.  It appears to be the exact same experience

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LG gives Android customers 50GB of free storage through Box.net

LG and Box today announced a partnership which will see the handset maker giving their Android consumers 50GB of free cloud-based storage.  Those who own an LG Android device are

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Nielsen: Android leads U.S. market with nearly 43 percent share

The top three hardware makers for Android in the United States are HTC, Motorola, and Samsung.

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Put a Kindle Coaster or Tablet Coaster under your tree this year

NewPCGadgets, the guys behind the incredibly simple yet handy Smartphone Coasters, recently reached out to us to alert us to their new Kindle Coasters.  Looking much like a larger version of