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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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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.

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Has Google Given Up on the Phone Gallery?

It has been nearly a year since Google overhauled their website for the Nexus One, turning it into a gallery of Android handsets.  Re-launched back in September of 2010, google.com/phone

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Walmart Offering Sharp FX Plus Free with Contract

Walmart, stealing a bit of AT&T’s thunder, has begun offering the Android 2.2-powered Sharp FX Plus to consumers without any fanfare.    As expected, the handset features a 3.2-inch display,

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Playbox Announces Three New Free Android Games

Playbox, makers of the popular Bang Bang Racing THD, recently announced a trio of new games for the Android Market.  Each game will be made available for free to, using

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‘Bedtime Battle’ Kicks Off New Series of Berenstain Bears Titles

Oceanhouse Media, Inc. and HarperCollins Children’s Books have partnered up for a new series of Berenstain Bears books, the first of which is now available. Called The Berenstain Bears’ Bedtime Battle,

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Find Great Architecture, Inspiration in Your Own Back Yard with ‘Buildings’

You might not realize it, but there are some really sweet looking buildings and architecture in your town. In fact, according to OpenBuilding.com, there are more than 40,000 spots around