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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.

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Lookout Mobile Security Identifies a Third Iteration of DroidDream Light (Malware Threat)

If there’s one thing you can say about the guys behind the DroidDream Lite malware attacks it’s that they are persistent.  Lookout Mobile Security has identified a third round of

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HTC Droid Incredible 2 Poised to Get Gingerbread Soon

Verizon appears to be readying the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for yet another one of their smart phones, the Droid Incredible 2.  Released back in late April, the update comes

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Rumor: U.S. Debut of Galaxy S2 Being Held up By Carriers

For all the success that Samsung has been having around the world with the Galaxy S 2, you’d have thought that the US carriers would be foaming at the mouth

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Scrabble to Debut on Android Next Week

One of the classic, all-time board games, Scrabble, is finally set to arrive on Android next week.   Its developers, EA, recently demonstrated the app and the cross-platform awesomeness that

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Motorola Titanium Set to Debut at Sprint on July 24

It has been a little over two months since Sprint and Motorola announced their rugged, business-minded handset, the Titanium, but things look to be moving forward again.  According to SprintFeed,

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Comcast XFINITY TV App Gets Honeycomb Optimization

How would you like to turn that giant 10-inch tablet screen of yours into a remote control?  That’s possible now, assuming you have Comcast service with one of their compatible

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MetroPCS Adds Huawei M835 to Android Roster

Verizon isn’t the only carrier quietly growing their Android roster today.  MetroPCS has added the smallish Android 2.2-powered (Froyo) M835 to their smart phone lineup.  Priced at $79.99 after instant

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Vlingo Releases Virtual Assistant 3.0 With Refreshed UI and Enhanced Features [VIDEO]

Vlingo  has released a refreshed version (3.0) of their Virtual Assistant application for Android today, with a number of significant changes.  The app feels like a brand new title thanks

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Table ScrApps: Miner Speed

King.com, a cross-platform, social gaming company, released their  jewel-switcher game, Miner Speed to the Android Market late last week.  Looking very much like another game that has players matching gems up

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Amazon Announces New Options for Amazon Cloud Drive with Unlimited Space for Music

Facing stiff competition from Apple’s iCloud, Google Music, Best Buy, and the impending stateside arrival of Spotify, Amazon announced a trio of enhancements to their Amazon Cloud Drive and Cloud

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Fieldrunners HD Arrives in Amazon Appstore (FREE) and Android Market

The fantastic looking and critically acclaimed tower defense game Fieldrunners HD has arrived in the Android Market and the Amazon Appstore.  To kick things off, the developers are offering the

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Verizon Quietly Puts Droid 3 Up for Sale

And we thought the Droid 2 landed with less than expected fanfare.  Verizon has made the Droid 3 official today, quietly sneaking it onto their website as well as DroidDoes.com.  The Android

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Spotify Set to Invade US “Soon”

Amazon Cloud Player, Google Music, Slacker Radio, Rdio, and a host of other similar services are set to face serious competition in the United States as Spotify preps for landing.

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Best Buy Leak Confirms Form Factor of Redesigned Droid Bionic

The fellas over at This is my next have posted a leaked Best Buy document which gives us our first look at the redesigned Droid Bionic. As you can tell

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Google Maps 5.7 Adds Transit Navigation Beta

The Google Maps application for Android has just been updated to version 5.7, adding in another beta feature.  Called Transit Navigation (Beta), it gives users a turn-by-turn (stop-by-stop) navigation  for public