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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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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,

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Sprinkle now available for Android 2.3+ devices

An update to the popular fire-fighting game Sprinkle allows for play on all Android 2.3+ devices, including many tablets. Available in the Android Market, the game is billed as a

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Shadowgun update allows for play non-Tegra device

  A new update to the incredibly sharp looking Shadowgun has opened the door to playing the game on non-Tegra devices.  According to Androidnext.dethe update changelog indicates support for  PowerVR and

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Taptu 2.0 prepares for Ice Cream Sandwich

  Taptu today announced it 2.0 released of their popular social news reading application for Android, adding new support for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.  Among the finer details, this

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Nook Tablet allows for third party app installs via web

Install your favorite book application on the Barnes & Noble tablet.

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Amazon: Buy a hotspot-ready Android, get a $100 gift card (Even penny phones!)

The holiday promotion runs through the end of the year.

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Google Music officially launches with 13 million songs

After months in beta, Google Music arrives with an arsenal of features.

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HTC Sensation XL – Feel Every Beat [VIDEO]

Latest television commercial to launch HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio. Make sure you feel every beat.

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Gap Inc. announces Google Wallet support for 65+ Bay Area locations

Do you live in the San Francisco Bay area?  Do you own an Android smartphone with Google Wallet?  Terrific, this post is just for you!  Gap Inc. today announced that

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Nook Tablet starts shipping a day early

Barnes & Noble has begun shipping their latest product, the Nook Tablet, one day ahead of schedule.  While it might not seem like much of a deal on the surface,

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T-Mobile expands HSPA+ 42 network to 163 markets

Today finds T-Mobile USA announcing that they have doubled the speed of its 4G network in 11 new markets.   This brings the total number of markets getting HSPA+42  to

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Shazam introduces LyricPlay to free, paid apps

Shazam, one of the biggest players in the music identification business, has added another new feature to their popular Android (and iOS) applications. Called LyricPlay, it provides users with the

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Songza brings expert-made playlists to Android, Kindle Fire

With 14.5 million songs, it’s easy to choose a playlist to suit your activity, mood, or decade.