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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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Motorola Giving Away a Bunch of Photon 4G Handsets in August

Motorola’s PR people just pinged our inbox to tell us about a new contest that the handset maker is holding over the next few weeks.  Called the Lightning Hour, it’s

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Google Updates Search App for Android

Google has released* a new version of the search application today, tossing in a number of minor improvements. Users will notice right away that the interface has received a bit

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Virgin Mobile Ad Counters T-Mobile’s Claims of Wireless Value Leader [VIDEO]

T-Mobile recently began airing a new commercial touting their $49.99 rate plan which includes unlimited data, talk and text, including up to 2 GB of ‘full-speed’ data.  As they see it,

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GetJar CMO Heads to Google as Marketing Director for Mobile Applications

GetJar CMO Patrick Mork announced yesterday that he will be leaving the company behind and taking a position at Google.  Mork will become Google’s marketing director for mobile applications come

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Huawei Vision Gets Demo’d in YouTube Video [VIDEO]

Huawei has released a YouTube video to help consumers get a better feel for their latest Android handset, the Vision.  The 2:28 minute video (after the break) gives us a

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HTC Ruby Spied with T-Mobile Branding

The Pocketnow team has obtained a picture of a new HTC handset which is expected to carry the name of Ruby. We can tell from the image that this phone

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T-Mobile Hercules Confirmed as Galaxy S II Series Handset

The Samsung Hercules has been identified as a T-Mobile USA variation of the Galaxy S II lineup.  TmoNews obtained some information over the weekend which confirms  some long held suspicions that the Hercules would

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Meet Pierre Cardin’s $450 7-Inch Froyo Tablet

Everyone say hello to Pierre Cardin’s new PC-7006 designer tablet.  She’s a real beauty, no?  At £275 ($450 US) one might expect this 7-inch tablet to feature a host of killer

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Is Amazon Expecting to Move 1 Million Tablets Per Month?

Could Amazon be expecting to sell upwards of 3 million of their Android tablets this fall?  If the information provided to CENS.com is right, then that’s exactly what they’re hoping

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Sprint Announce $100 Samsung Conquer 4G for August 21

Sprint and Samung have just pulled the wraps off their latest Android handset, the affordable Conquer 4G. As Sprint’s first 4G smart phone to arrive under $100, the Android 2.3-powered

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Verizon to Debut Entry-Level LG Enlighten August 25th?

Look, it’s not that we’re complaining here.  At all.  But, boy does Verizon have a lot of Android on the horizon. Based on the latest rumors and leaks, we can

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G5’s ‘Supermarket Management’ Arrives August 11

Fans of time management games like Supermarket Mania and Success Story are advised to be on the lookout for yet another a new G5 title next week.  The latest, Supermarket Management,

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Jumptap: Android Dominating in South and Southwest

Jumptap, a key player in the mobile advertising industry, has released their latest Mobile STAT report which breaks down a number of metrics that we find interesting.  The study is

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comScore: 40% of U.S. Smart Phones Run Android

The June comScore MobiLens report has been released today, providing a solid look at mobile industry trends. The report compiles data from more than 30,000 mobile users in the United

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Pandigital Announces Trio of Affordable Android Tablets

Pandigital has formally announced a new series of Android-powered media tablets today in the form of the Star, Nova, and Planet.  These 7-inch devices could do quite well in the