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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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Despite What You’ve Heard, Gingerbread Not Yet Available for Xperia X10

Some of you may have heard that Sony Ericsson has begun rolling out the Gingerbread update for the Xperia X10 handset.  You’d be forgiven if you thought it was really

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Sharp FX Plus Spied With AT&T Branding in Walmart Brochure

Remember that sliding QWERTY from Sharp that surfaced nearly two months ago?  At the time, we incorrectly surmised that it could be a possible Android-powered Sidekick handset for T-Mobile.  Shortly

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SPB Shell 3D Hits v1.2 with a Host of New Features

Popular home screen replacement/user interface SPB Shell 3D has been updated again this week, tossing in a number of oft-requested features. Aside from general improvements in settings and general design,

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Samsung Sells 5 Million Galaxy S II Handset in First 85 Days

Samsung’s Galaxy S II may not be in the United States just yet but that doesn’t mean the phone isn’t a runaway hit.  According to new figures the Android-powered smart

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Disney and Marvel Team for Captain America Game, Live Wallpaper

Disney Mobile and Marvel Entertainment have released a new Captain America game, just in time to cash in on this past weekend’s number one movie.  Called Captain America: Sentinel of

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ColorSmart by BEHR is Now Available for Android

Looking to spice up your den or kitchen with a new color but are afraid to commit to painting an entire wall or room?  Break out the new ColorSmart by

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First Images of AT&T Attain Leak Online

The first few images of the upcoming AT&T Attain have landed online and they look very familiar.  According to Boy Genius Report, the phone we’re looking at is in fact

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LG Thrill 4G to Run $99 with Two-Year Agreements

AT&T has confirmed with CNET that the upcoming LG Thrill 4G will only cost consumers $99 with a two-year service agreement. The price comes in considerably lower than we were

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Android Market Now Charts App Install Trends

The Android team has gone and added yet another new feature to the Android Market,  giving users a quick glimpse at an app’s recent popularity.  While it may not necessarily

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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.