Posts From Scott Webster

Scott Webster
Scott Webster 6653 posts

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

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.

News and Rumors

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

News and Rumors

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,

News and Rumors

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

News and Rumors

‘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,

News and Rumors

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

News and Rumors

Leaked Verizon Document Tips Next Four Android Releases

The next four Android handsets out of the Verizon camp look to be coming to a head, thanks to a leaked minimum advertised price list.  The MAP suggests that we

News and Rumors

Blackberry-Esque Sprint Handset Identified as Motorola Pax

The Motorola handset with a Blackberry-like form factor that leaked online a few weeks back has been identified.  According to This Is My Next, what we’re looking at is called

News and Rumors

Best Buy Offering $170 Android-Based Pandigital Nova Digital Reader/Tablet

Best Buy has begun offering a budget-friendly 7-inch full color digital reader in the form of the Pandigital Nova Digital Reader. The tablet/eReader runs Android 2.3 under the hood and

News and Rumors

Stay Safe with the Fully Customizable, All-in-One Digital Flare Gun, MyFlare [VIDEO]

Have you ever found yourself in a rough part of town, not knowing which stranger’s smile is real and which has sinister implications?  Maybe you’ve been stranded on the side

News and Rumors

Verizon to Offer Silver Edition of Droid Incredible 2?

The fine folks over at Pocketnow have uncovered a pair of images of a silver version of Verizon’s Droid Incredible 2 handset.  The carrier currently offers a black version of

News and Rumors

University of Southern Mississippi to Offer 1,000 Galaxy Tab 10.1 Tablets In Pilot Program [VIDEO]

Samsung Mobile announced a new pilot program today with the University of Southern Mississippi which will see 1,000 Galaxy Tab 10.1 mobile tablets offered to students in the Honors College.

News and Rumors

Rumor: Sony Ericsson Prepping 4.7-inch 3D Handset

Sony Ericsson has become the latest handset maker to have their name tossed into the 3D smart phone conversation.  According to new details emerging this past weekend, Sony Ericsson is

News and Rumors

Canalys: Android Nears 50% Share of World Smart Phone Market

Market research outfit Canalys released their latest finding today, covering the second quarter of the year( Q2 ’11) and it’s got plenty of good Android data. According to their figure,

News and Rumors

Kyocera Details Gingerbread Update for Dual-Screen Echo [UPDATE]

Kyocera’s website is now listing the details for the Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread update as it pertains to their dual-screen Echo.  Expected to have begun rolling out this week, the update