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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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Samsung: Galaxy Nexus Coming “Sooner than you Think”

While some of us are trying to figure out why the Galaxy Nexus announcement scheduled for today was postponed, the rest of us are looking forward to the day the

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Did Samsung and Google Lie About Reason for the Galaxy Nexus Delay? (Rumor)

As many of you all know, today was supposed to be the day when we got our first real taste of Ice Cream Sandwich and the official unveiling of a

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Just How Efficient are Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 Processors? [VIDEO]

In an era where it’s easy to get caught up hardware specs for mobile devices, we often find ourselves talking about how powerful processors can be in our Android phones

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Opera Mini 6.5 and Opera Mobile 11.5 Debut on Android

Looking to shave a few bucks off of your monthly cell phone plan?  How about those of you on bucketed data plans who need to watch those MBs and GBs

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Mediocre Pours 14 News Levels into Sprinkle

The water splashing and fire fighting puzzle game that is Sprinkle is already seeing its first significant level update today. According to Swedish developers Mediocre, the new release features another

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Official Marvel Comics App Debuts in Android Market

Comixology, the brains and beauty behind the Comics by comiXology and official DC Comics app have released the official Marvel Comics application for Android.  Available immediately, the application itself is

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Run Android Apps on Your PC with BlueStacks

BlueStacks announced earlier this morning that an alpha version of their free app player is available for Windows PCs.  In a nutshell, this makes it possible for users to download

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Bolt Comes out of Beta, Arrives in Android Market with 3.0 Release

Bolt Browser, an alternative web client for Android that we’ve profiled a few times, has finally come out of beta.  Arriving in the Android Market today, this v3.0 release works

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Cricket Announces $179.99 Samsung Transfix

Cricket Communications has announced their next Android endeavor today, the Android 2.3-powered Samsung Transfix. Available immediately for $179.99, the phone features an 800MHz processor, 3.2-inch display, 3.2-megapixel camera, and a

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WildTangent Game Rental Service Goes Live for T-Mobile Customers

WildTangent and T-Mobile USA have finally announced today that the game rental service for Android phones has gone live for the carrier’s customers.  The game portal will give their subscribers

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Velocity Micro Slashes 8-Inch Tablet Price in Wake of Kindle Fire

Velocity Micro has slashed the price for their upcoming 8-inch Android tablet, according to details obtained by TechCrunch.  The T408, first announced in early September, was unveiled with a $240

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TeleNav 7.1 Arrives for Sprint Android Devices

TeleNav announced this morning that they are rolling out  a new version of their popular turn-by-turn navigation application for Android devices.  expected later this month, v7.1 adds a number of

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AT&T Adds ZTE Avail to GoPhone Roster

AT&T, doubling the size of their Android-based GoPhone offerings overnight, has announced the upcoming availability of the ZTE Avail.  Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread and featuring a 3.5-inch display, 5-megapixel camera,

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AT&T Announces Pantech Pocket

AT&T has just announced another duet with Pantech, this time coming in the form a mid-range 4-inch device called the Pocket.  Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread and promoted with specs that

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AT&T Announces Samsung DoubleTime

AT&T have just unveiled another Android collaboration with Samsung, the unique (dare we say ‘cute’) DoubleTime. Running Android 2.2 (oops!) and featuring specs that include a 600MHz processor and 3.2-megapixel