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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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Toshiba Deploys Update to Address Wake, Sleep Issues for Thrive Tablet

Toshiba just notified us that they have released a software update to address the sleep/wake/resume issue plaguing the Thrive tablet.  The problem that “a limited number” of users were experiencing

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Noogra Nuts, the Android Exclusive Headbutting Squirrel

We just received an email from the developers of a new game called Noogra Nuts which presents players with a simple premise.  You get two minutes (as a squirrel) to headbutt as

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Google: Microsoft, Oracle, Apple Mounting a “Hostile Campaign” Against Android

Google Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, David Drummond, has taken to the official Google blog to shed light on the recent patent war that’s been unfolding over the last

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Sony Releases Penultimate Episode in Tablet Video Series [VIDEO]

The fourth of five planned Sony tablet videos has arrived online, and has been the case all along, we get our best look yet of the two tablets.  The 1:39

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IDC: Android and iPhone in Dead Heat to Win Enterprise

A new IDC Appcelerator survey indicates that Android and Apple are in a two-way race to eat up the mobile enterprise. With roughly 44 percent of 1,625 polled developers favoring

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Qualcomm Re-brands Snapdragon Line to Lessen Confusion

Qualcomm, in an attempt to clear up growing confusion, has decided to re-brand the various iterations of their Snapdragon processors.  As some of you may already know, there are multiple

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Samsung Admire to Be Cellular South’s First Gingerbread Device

Cellular South has opened up a landing page for their next Android handset, the Samsung Admire.  Arriving as the carrier’s first Android 2.3 Gingerbread handset, the specifications look to be

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Scottrade Brings Secure Online Trading to Your Android Smart Phone with New App

Scottrade released an official Android app yesterday which will surely appeal to investors and day traders everywhere.  The free application runs on devices with Android 1.5 or higher offers real-time

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Samsung Mobile Details Full TouchWiz UX Update for Galaxy Tab 10.1

Samsung has issued a formal press release to break down all of the new features set to arrive with the forthcoming Galaxy Tab 10.1 software update.  Making its debut today

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Nissan LEAF App Enters Android Market to Delight of CARWINGS Users Everywhere

Nissan North America, Inc. released a free Nissan LEAF app into the Android Market last week which helps users keep a close eye on their beloved vehicle. Features include the

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Huawei Announces Stylish ‘Vision’ for Select Markets

Huawei, a company with a growing US presence, has announced a new handset today in the form of the sleek and stylish Vision. Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the phone features

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Time Inc. to Launch Tablet Editions for Entire U.S. Portfolio by End of 2011

Time Inc. announced today that they will be launching tablet versions of their entire U.S. portfolio by the end of the year. The 21-title strong list includes notable magazines such

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Texas Instruments Excited For Ice Cream Sandwich

Texas Instruments has been a key player in the Android smart phone industry over the last few years but they’ve been noticeably absent from the tablet game.  Things look to

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Lookout: Mobile Threats on Rise, Finds First Attack Focused on U.S. Users

Mobile Mobile Security released their latest Threat Report today, pulling together data from 700,000 applications across 10 million devices from around the world. Their findings indicate that malware attacks and

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Best Buy Mobile Offering Nexus S for Free One Day Only (All Carriers Included)

Been thinking about grabbing the Nexus S but still debating the $99 price point?  Today’s the day you make your move.  Well, August 3rd is the day, to be clear.