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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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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

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Google Maps 6.0 goes indoors with mall, airport maps, and more

Google today unveiled its latest version of their popular Android application, Google Maps, adding support for inside malls and airports.  Now, instead of seeing a generic outline of places such

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Lenovo debuts three new Android tablets

Pricing and launch details remain to be seen, however we’re optimistic for low-cost alternatives to other Android tablets.

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Black Friday was kind to Amazon

Another Black Friday has come and gone and the buying season is officially in full swing.  While we wait to hear just how far the economy has bounced back (or

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MOTOACTV arrives in UK on December 1

Motorola today announced that the Bluetooth-connected, Android-powered, Dick Tracy-esque watch that is the MOTOACTV will be on sale in the UK starting December.  For a suggest price of £249.99, consumers

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Win 1 of 5 Kindle Fire tablets! [CONTEST]

How would you like to get yourself one of those new Android-powered Kindle Fire tablets from Amazon?  What if we told you we could help you get your hands on

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Google Catalogs finally arrives for Android tablets

It only took three months but Google Catalogs has finally come to Android tablets.  Providing access to more than 400 catalogs from 125+brands such as Sephora, Nordstrom, Eddie Bauer, and

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Google I/O expands to three days, moves to June 27-29

Citing an “unexpected opportunity” Google announces a third day for the annual developer conference.

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AT&T announces $249.99 LG Nitro HD for December 4

  AT&T has announced their next Android smartphone today, putting the 4G LTE-ready LG Nitro HD on sale this coming Sunday.  Available online and in-store on December 4th, the Android

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Droid 4 details surface days ahead of expected launch

Verizon and Motorola have had a very busy fourth quarter together, having collaborated on no less than three top-tier Android-powered smartphones.  First we had the Droid Bionic arriving months later

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Verizon’s Nexus Prime found on Best Buy Shop Local website

A Nexus Prime handset has been spotted on Best Buy Shop Local’s website, complete with a price and date.  Oddly, the Samsung handset is listed with availability for this week

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LG announces Android 4.0 for four handsets

LG begins naming specific models expected to receive Android 4.0 in the coming months.

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Barnes & Noble’s Cyber Monday “Deals and Steals”

Barnes & Noble has unveiled their Cyber Monday offerings this morning, putting huge discounts on a number of products, including electronics, DVD & Blur-ray, and (of course!) books.  According to