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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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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.

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Bejeweled 2 is Amazon’s free app of the day (Nov. 16)

One of the most addictive games in history is today’s free Android app on Amazon.

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Google Voice update adds multi-recipient text, pre-fetched voicemail

Google has rolled out an update to their Google Voice application for Android this week, tossing in a pair of much-desired features.  Most notably the new version (0.4.2.38) provides users

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Proxama unveils MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit

Earlier this week, Proxama unveiled their MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit to help companies better understand the technology behind NFC payments.  Shown off at  the Cartes convention in Paris,

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How To: Sideload apps onto Kindle Fire

Without a doubt, the hottest (pun!) new tablet on the scene right now is the Amazon Kindle Fire.  At $200 it stands to reason that this device may become the

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Store, share, and stream your media with new Pogoplug Cloud

Pogoplug announced their latest creation this week, Pogoplug Cloud, a service that lets mobile users store content online much like Apple does with their iCloud. Available immediately, users can sign

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Toshiba issues Android 3.2 update to Thrive tablet

Toshiba has begun issuing another software update for their Thrive tablet today, keeping the 10.1-inch tablet on pace with its competitors.  Available immediately, Android 3.2 update also enables an improved

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Gameloft begins hyping Dungeon Hunter III for Android [VIDEO]

Gameloft recently announced one of their next Android endeavors, Dungeon Hunter III, although they are pretty tight-lipped about pricing and launch date.  First shown off in the latest edition of

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T-Mobile announces Magenta Saturday for November 19th

The carrier announces a one-day sale with incredible up-front savings.

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Gartner: More than half of all smartphones sold in Q3 were Android-powered

With more than 60 million Android handsets sold in Q3, Android has doubled its market share over 2010.