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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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Sony to host Tablet Q&A and Giveaway on Wednesday

Sony is hosting a live Q&A session later this week, at 3:00PM GMT on Wednesday November 23rd where they will chatting up their new tablets. Join Sony’s tablet expert Omar

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Samsung quietly readying quad-core Exynos 4412 for Galaxy S III?

Samsung, ready to keep pace with players like Qualcomm and NVIDIA, has been quietly working on their own quad-core processor.  Rumored to make its debut in the first few months

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R-Type Android compatible with Zeemote Bluetooth controllers – hundreds being given away

We received an email this morning from DotEmu advising that the arcade classic R-Type for Android has been optimized to work with the Zeemote Bluetooth controller.  The four buttons and

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NVIDIA CEO: Tegra 3 tablets will run $300 in “couple quarters”

Thanks to the Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet, high-powered Android tablets should see drastic price cuts in the coming months.

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Amazon: All Verizon, Sprint, and AT&T phones are 1¢ this week. ALL OF THEM!

Amazon has just thrown down the gauntlet – announcing that all smartphones from Verizon, Sprint, and AT&T will cost one penny this week.  Starting today and running through next Monday,

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Shopkick partners with Visa for new rewards

Today shopkick announced a new partnership with Visa as well as the debut of Buy & Collect, both designed to help users earn more rewards.  Shoppers can now earn more

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Official Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade app enters Android Market

  The first official Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade application has landed in the Android Market today just days before the annual event.  Available as a free download for phones running

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Metro PCS bows $179.99 HTC Wildfire S

MetroPCS today announced that they will be offering their first HTC handset later this week in the form of the Wildfire S.  Expected online and at Metro PCS locations around

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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