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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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McAfee: Malware on Android jumps 37 percent over previous quarter

McAfee has issued a new report today which paints Android as the primary target for new mobile malware. With growth of 37 percent quarter over quarter, nearly every bit of

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Sprint debuts five new “Warning” commercials [VIDEO]

Sprint has just released a set of five new commercials, each only fifteen seconds long.  Centered around the same “Warning” theme, they essentially tout the same service – unlimited data.

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You can be a winner! The Game of Life comes to Android

  One of our favorite childhood board games has finally arrived on Android as EA debuts The Game of Life.  Available for Android 2.0+ devices, we were a bit saddened

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Sprint announces $19.99 Express for internet-only

  Sprint today announced that the rumored $19.99 Express handset is officially part of their Android lineup.  Available as an internet-only model (no retail presence), the ultra-low-cost phone runs Android

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SugarSync integrates SanDisk for improved file organization

SugarSync and SanDisk have banded together to help Android users better manage their files across both handsets and the cloud.  If you’re looking for an efficient way to organize your

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Google granted patent for Android pattern unlock

  Google has been granted a patent for the unlock pattern that comes with many Android devices, including the first ever handset, the T-Mobile G1. If you’re not familiar with

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Motorola Mobility sued for source code theft

A private software and systems developer known as Lemko Corporation, filed a complaint against Motorola Mobility earlier this week, alleging theft over trade secrets. According to the documents, Motorola is

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RadioShack offering 25+ free phones prior to Black Friday

RadioShack has announced a Black Friday counter-offensive today which will see more than two dozen phones going free with new two-year agreements and qualified upgrades.  Starting this Sunday November 20

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Droid Razr “Strong Blade” [VIDEO]

Introducing Droid Razr. Thin is no longer frail. Reinforced with Corning® Gorilla® Glass. Encased in KEVLAR® fiber. So strong, it’s cut by lasers and etched by a diamond. A smartphone

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HeroCraft announces Scrubs game for early December [VIDEO]

HeroCraft today announced a new game based around the popular television series Scrubs, tapping it with an early December release.  Players will assume the role of a young intern as

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AT&T: “How many of you are interested in the Galaxy Nexus?”

Is the carrier really weighing the handset or is the deal already done?

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Get your Jersey Shore on with “Snookify Me!” app

You’ve been Androidified, now it’s time to be Snookified.  App Genius Corp has introduced a new Android application today which turns pictures of you and your friends into Jersey Shore

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Xperia PLAY scores Dead on Arrival as exclusive title

  The Xperia PLAYgets another new exclusive game this week with the arrival (pun) of Dead on Arrival.  Created as a top-down 3D game, players have a bunch of weapons

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Google folds Checkout into Wallet

Google, hoping to lessen confusion among some of their brands and services, is folding Google Checkout into Google Wallet.  The move makes perfect sense to us as we expect to

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Orange announces San Francisco II for UK

  Orange today announced that it will soon be offering the Orange San Francisco II budget smartphone later this month. Powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread and running an 800MHz processor,