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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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Additional Images of Verizon’s Sliding QWERTY from Samsung

The guys at AndroidCentral have posted a few additional pictures of the sliding QWERTY from Samsung headed to Verizon in the near future.  First uncovered a few weeks back, these

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Sprint-Branded Galaxy S II (Within) Spied in Wild

A pair of images surfaced over the weekend showing the Sprint version of the Galaxy S II might be ready for production.  The team over at This Is My Next

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MobileMix June 2011: Android Leads Smart Phone Growth with 16 of Top 20 Devices

Millennial Media has released their June 2011 Mobile Mix report, which gives great insight into how the smart phone landscape is evolving.  We’ve tried to scale back on the number

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LG Formally Unveils Optimus Net, Optimus Pro

LG unveiled another pair of Android devices today in the form of the mid-range Optimus Pro and Optimus Net. Expected to hit 30 markets across Europe this summer, both devices

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Zinio Announces Support for Android 2.2+ Handsets

Zinio,the popular newsstand/ magazine application for Android tablets, is now available for Froyo and Gingerbread smart phones as well. After “tens of thousands” of immediate downloads upon entering the Android

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SwiftKey X Released for Android Phones, Tablets

To celebrate the one year anniversary of its first beta release, TouchType has finally announced the arrival of Swiftkey X.  Designed in both phone and tablet-friendly versions, this has become one

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Even After Updates, HTC Thunderbolt Still a Problem for Some

We’re not going to be the first to admit this, but the HTC Thunderbolt has been, for some, a very problematic handset.  Whether it’s random reboots, force closes, or unsupported

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Spotify Launches in U.S. With Motorola Named as Exclusive Mobile Partner

After a seemingly endless wait, Spotify’s award winning music service has come the United States.  But before you run off and sign yourself up, thinking you’ll have access to all

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Hulu Plus Support Hits Four More Android Handsets

The number of devices supported by the Hulu Plus service has grown by four, bringing the total to ten handsets.  According to the Hulu blog, the latest with access to

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Virgin Mobile Announces Revised Rate Plans

Virgin Mobile, following on the heels of Verizon, have announced some new rate plans of their own today. But unlike Big Red, these are likely going to be met with

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Sony and Adobe Team for $200,000 App Challenge Ahead of Tablet Release

Sony and Adobe have paired up for a new app contest in an attempt to drum up developer support for their forthcoming tablets.  As some of you might already know,

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Disney Brings Winnie The Pooh to Android in New, Interactive Story

Disney Publishing Worldwide has released a new Winnie The Pooh title into the Android Market today, just in time for his latest big screen adventures.  The interactive puzzle book  “Winnie

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Evernote Re-Imagines Android App for Honeycomb Tablets

Evernote has launched a completely new version of their note-keeping-task-managing-remember-it-in-the-cloud-and-share-it application for Android tablet and it’s unlike anything they have done before.  Chief among the details in this release are

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IMDb 2.0 Debuts with Gorgeous, Tablet-Friendly UI

One of my favorite things to do when watching television is to pull out my Android phone or tablet to check out the Internet Movie Database.  Whether it’s trying to

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Ustream Updated to Support Honeycomb Tablets

A brand spanking new version (1.9) of Ustream has arrived in the Android Market and it brings a significant number of improvements along for the ride.  As you can tell from the