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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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Skype 2.5 Adds Video Chat Support for 14 New Devices, Including Galaxy Tab 10.1

The Skype blog put a post up yesterday, notifying readers and followers of a new version of their Android application. Released today, v2.5 adds support for video chat on an

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AppBrain Stream is Personalized Feed of App-Related News, Events

AppBrain has rolled out a new feature to their Android app discovery service today called The AppBrain Stream. What does it do? Oh just about everything. Simply put, the AppBrain

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Is This the Next Version of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich?

Ok, so bear with us here.  The video you are about to see is alleged to be the first in-the-wild footage of the next release of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich.

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Ice Cream Sandwich to be Unveiled on October 11?

Samsung begun sending out press invitations to their next “Unpacked” event, slated for October 11th.  Kicking off at the same time as CTIA, this is likely the day and event

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Motorola to Begin XOOM’s 4G LTE Update on September 29

Motorola and Verizon have officially announced that the 4G LTE upgrade for the 10.1-inch XOOM tablet begins tomorrow, September 29th.  If you are among the few who went out and

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Flickr Debuts Official Android Application

Flickr announced that its long-awaited official Android applications has arrived today, dropping it in the Android Market for all to grab.  Flickr lets users take photos, enhance them with filters, and

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Samsung Debuts HM7000, the ‘Ultimate Overachiever’ Bluetooth Headset

Samsung Mobile unveiled its latest Bluetooth headset today, the HM7000, announcing the device with a late October release.  Dubbed as the ‘Ultimate Overachiever’ in Bluetooth technology, it comes with a

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U.S. Cellular Announces Trio of HTC Android Devices for October

U.S. Cellular just announced that they will be bringing three Android-powered HTC devices to their lineup next month in the form of the Wildfire S, Hero S, and Flyer tablet.

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CMT Gets Its Own Sprint ID Pack, Ya’ll

Country Music Television (CMT) has become the latest brand to get its own Sprint ID pack, joining the like of ESPN, MTV, E!, and many more.  As is the case

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Android 2.3 Gingerbread Comes to HTC Thunderbolt

Verizon has officially announced that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update has been made available to the HTC Thunderbolt.  We suspect that a bunch of you might have already knew this

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T-Mobile Announces Galaxy Tab 10.1 Coming to Lineup

T-Mobile announced via Facebook that they will be offering the 10.1-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet.  Stopping short of anything juicy (price, date) we don’t even know if this means

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Official Press Release for Today’s Amazon Announcements

We know that only one of today’s Amazon announcements is Android-related and partial at that.  Still, we felt compelled to share the full press announcements for you guys and gals

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Amazon Unveils $200 Kindle Fire eReader/Tablet for November 15

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is currently on stage in New York, giving us a rundown of all things Kindle.  After looking back at the previous four year of success, he is

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Win a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 at the BigAndroidBBQ

Those of you heading off to Austin this weekend for the BigAndroidBBQ are in for a real treat.  It’s not as if you needed another reason to get together with

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MetroPCS Announces Availability of $249.99 LG Esteem

MetroPCS has announced today that their 4G LTE -ready LG Esteem has been cleared for liftoff.  Making its debut this week with a $249.99 price tag (after $100 mail-in rebate),