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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.

News and Rumors

Motorola DEFY+ Announced for Asia, Europe and Latin America

The DEFY+ has gone from rumored to official this morning as Motorola Mobility has unveiled the near-rugged phone for Asian, European, and Latin American markets.  Powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the

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NFC-Ready HTC ‘Stunning’ Gets Lost in Translation

Rumors for HTC’s first near field communications-ready handset began swirling last week with findings of a few Trademark applications with NFC ties.  Shortly after that, whispers of a phone known

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HTC Holiday Found on Craigslist Confirms Specifications

More than a few months have passed since we last talked about the HTC Holiday but maybe it’s time to get back in the habit.   An unlocked prototype of

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Rumored HTC Ruby Specs Begin Trickling Out

The preliminary details for the upcoming HTC Ruby have begun to eek out and they have the making of a high-end Android handset for T-Mobile. According to rumors hitting the

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BREAKING: Google Acquires Motorola for 12.5 Billion to ‘Supercharge’ Android

It’s a huge day for Android today as Google just announced that they’ve acquired Motorola Mobility.  Yes, that Motorola.  New CEO Larry Page just put the word out on the

Accessory Reviews

Review: PODSTA Smartphone Stand and Holder

I’ve been using a new smart phone holder/stand over the last few weeks that I thought I would share it with you guys and gals.  It’s called PODSTA and it’s

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Millennial Media Releases 50th SMART Report

Millennial Media has released their 50th edition of the Scorecard for Mobile Advertising Reach and Targeting (S.M.A.R.T.) report, and looks back at how the mobile advertising industry has evolved. Compiling data

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Acer Iconia A100 Arrives on Shelves as First 7-inch Honeycomb Tablet

Acer’s Iconia A100 goes on sale in retail stores around the country today, ushering in the era of 7-inch Honeycomb tablets.  Offered in 8GB ($329.99) and 16GB ($349.99) versions, the

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Those Awesome Sounding Samsung Phones May or May Not be Real

You know those leaked Samsung phones from yesterday? You know what we’re talking about, the half dozen Android products on the horizon, including an Ice Cream Sandwich handset.  It turns

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Samsung to Announce U.S. Galaxy S II at NYC Event on August 29

Samsung has begun sending out invitations to press for an industry event in New York City where we fully expect them to unveil the various U.S. iterations of the Galaxy

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Target Ad for Week of 8/14 Features Android Deals (Iconia a500, HTC Status, More)

Target has a decent set of Android deals starting this coming Sunday which include a trio of handsets and one tablet.  If you’ve been thinking about picking up that Facebook

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Samsung Roadmap Leaks with Ice Cream Sandwich Phone, New Tablet, and More

A Lithuanian mobile phone and accessories retailer, Mobili linija, has listed what they claim will be some of Samsung’s upcoming products.  With six product numbers and their unconfirmed specifications, we’ve got

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Recycle, Share, and Earn Discounts with RecyclePix

You’re a good citizen, right? You pick up trash from the street, hold doors for elderly folks, and floss twice a day… don’t you? Well, let’s hope you at least

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Infographic Traces History of Mobile Productivity

Think back to the time before you owned an Android handset.  Remember how bad things were?  CompanionLink, wanting to remind us of where we came from (or how bad it

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[UPDATED] Best Buy Offering 20% Off Beats by Dr. Dre Headphones with HTC Purchase This Weekend Only

Best Buy, capitalizing on the new HTC announcement this morning, has announced a new promotion for this coming weekend.  It’s simple: Head to a Best Buy or Best Buy Mobile