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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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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

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AT&T Announces Samsung Captivate Glide

That didn’t take very long!  We just got done covering the rumors of a Samsung Captivate Glyde when AT&T has to go and get all official on us.  As you’ve

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AT&T Announces Motorola Atrix 2

Holy cow!  It’s just after midnight on the east coast and we’re on the eve of CTIA Fall 2011, so you know what that means… Press releases galore!  AT&T, going

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AT&T’s Samsung Captivate Glyde Gets Spied

An unannounced Samsung handset has been found in the wild bearing a form factor that closely resembles the Epic 4G (Sprint) and Verizon’s  brand new Stratosphere.  According to Boy Genius

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Rumored Specs for Galaxy S III Include Dual-Core 1.8GHz, 2GB RAM, 12MP Camera

We haven’t even finished rolling out the three U.S. flavors of the Samsung Galaxy S II and we’re already starting to look at rumored specs for its successor. At least,

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Motorola Announces ET1 Enterprise Tablet for January

Motorola has taken the wraps off of their business-minded tablet today, announcing the ET1 Enterprise tablet and listing it with a January 2012 launch. Calling it “flat-out enterprise” this 7-inch

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Verizon Announces 4G LTE-Ready Samsung Stratosphere

Verizon and Samsung announced their latest collaboration this morning, tapping the 4G LTE-ready Stratosphere with a $150 price tag and October 13th launch.  Arriving as the carrier’s first smartphone to