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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

Verizon’s 4G LTE Galaxy Tab 10.1 Arrives July 28

Verizon announced today that their 4G LTE version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will be arriving in just a few short days.  The carrier shot out a press release

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T-Mobile and RadioShack to Part Ways in September [UPDATE]

T-Mobile released a statement late last night, official confirming that the carrier will no longer be offering products or services through Radio Shack.  The two will part ways on Thursday

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First AT&T Ad for HTC Status Lands Online [VIDEO]

We haven’t seen this on television yet so we felt like sharing it with the rest of you guys.  AT&T’s first commercial for their new HTC Status is online and

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AT&T Poised to Offer Sliding QWERTY from Samsung

Verizon isn’t the only carrier on the verge of releasing an Android-powered sliding QWERTY from Samsung.  Boy Genius Report has been passed a render of a rather sharp looking handset

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Barcelona Named ‘Mobile World Capital’, Will Host MWC Through 2018

We just received a press release on behalf of the GSMA advising that the annual Mobile World Congress event ain’t leaving town anytime soon. In fact, after an 18 month

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LG’s Second Half 2011 Roadmap Gets Leaked, With Images

LG made have taken a little bit longer than most handset makers to get going with their Android devices, but things have been moving along nicely since late last year.

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Cricket Wireless Reminds Us That Adobe Flash Is Still Relevant

Think back to roughly a year and a half ago when the big stink in mobile was over how Apple refused to support Adobe Flash.  Remember hearing from people on

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Boost Mobile Getting Samsung Sliding QWERTY

Boost Mobile looks to be getting a new Android handset out of Samsung in the form of the slidng QWERTY SPH-M930.  The chaps at Pocketnow have scored the first clear

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Rumor: Slightly Tweaked Motorola Defy+ Headed to AT&T

Word on the street is that Motorola is tweaking the design and internal specifications of The Defy, a T-Mobile handset released in late 2010.  One such rumored change pertains to

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Halfbrick Studios Releases Free, Ad-Supported Version of Fruit Ninja

How do you follow up one of the most popular slashing games on Android?  You set it free.  That’s essentially what Halfbrick Studios has done today as they released a

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T-Mobile Announces $79.99 Wildfire S for August 3rd

Not to be outdone by AT&T and the announcement of their Nexus S, T-Mobile has just made it known that they have a new phone coming soon, too.  Come August

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Android Helps AT&T to “Strong Gains” in Second Quarter

AT&T just helped themselves to a pretty nice second quarter, thanks, in part, to a growing Android lineup. How nice? Well, Ma Bell is reporting quarterly (Q2’11) revenue of $31.5

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Samsung, Best Buy Announce $99 Nexus S for AT&T

Samsung and Best Buy Mobile have announced today that the Pure Google phone that is the Nexus S will soon be available for AT&T customers, in an exclusive retail offering.

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Get Your Own Yellow Jersey with Official Tour de France 2011 Game

Extra Live announced today that the official Tour de France 2011 game has arrived (last week) on Android, just in time for the final stages of its real world counterpart.

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WildTangent Game Service to Include Titles from Glu, Halfbrick, and GameHouse

WildTangent, gearing up for their Android-based game service, just shot us an email with details on some of the more notable participating developers.  Expected to launch with T-Mobile later this