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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

HTC Already Testing Gingerbread Build for Desire

HTC announced on Facebook today that they are testing an Android 2.3 build for the HTC Desire.  As some of you may recall the scare from a few weeks back

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Nielsen: Android Leads New Buyers as Smart Phones Outsell Feature Phones for First Time

Nielsen has found that more than half of all U.S. consumers who purchased a cell phone in the last month bought themselves a smart phone. At 55-percent, this is up

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Samsung Conquer 4G “Announced” for Sprint

Samsung and Sprint have teamed up for another Android offering, the Conquer 4G, but it’s hard to tell whether or not they want you to know about it.  At least

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G5 Entertainment Releases 5 Games on Android

Hope you have lots of free time coming up because G5 Entertainment just dropped their first five game in the  Android Market today.  While these might be new to our

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HTC Takes to Facebook to Announce AT&T Status

In a move that makes total sense to us, HTC has taken to Facebook to announce the social networking-heavy HTC Status for AT&T.  Perhaps this is could be considered more

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Zynga Pulls Honeycomb Support for Words With Friends

Way back in early February, Zynga gave us a glimpse at one of the apps/games to feature Honeycomb support in the much anticipated Words With Friends.  The developers were all

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Collectible Android ‘Heroes’ and ‘Villains’ Announced

As expected, the series of Android collectible figures have been announced.  Unveiled in a blog post last night, ZYXPLASTIC introduced us to heroes ( The Hidden Task , El Poderoso) and

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Verizon 4G LTE-enabled Galaxy Tab10.1Now Available for Pre-order

Verizon has begun offering pre-orders to customers looking to pick up the 10-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 with support for their 4G LTE network.  The tablet is offered in Metallica Gray

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AT&T Status Looks One Step Closer to Release

The AT&T branded version of the HTC ChaCha looks to be one step closer to its anticipated release. The Facebook -heavy phone is said to be called the AT&T Status

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Another Portrait QWERTY Motorola Handset for Sprint

Thanks to a freshly leaked (and blurry) photo, we’re getting our first look at a new Motorola handset headed to Sprint.  Bearing a very XPRT-like form factor, the phone looks

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Andy Rubin: Half Million Daily Android Activations and Growing

Andy Rubin, the founder of Android and current Senior Vice President of Mobile at Google, tweeted yet another Android milestone this morning.  You do know that the platform is growing, right?

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Wikitude 6.1 Offers Tablet Optimized Augmented Reality

Wikitude, a key player in the Augmented Reality game since the days of the first Android Developers Challenge, has just updated their AR browser.  Available in the Android Market today,

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T-Mobile Announces $199 myTouch 4G Slide for July

The T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide has officially gone from rumored to confirmed, thanks to a late night press announcement.  If there’s one thing that this $199.99 handset ($50 mail-in-rebate) has, it’s

Accessory Reviews

Accessory Review: Jabra FREEWAY Speaker Phone

Jabra, a prominent name in the Bluetooth game, recently began offering a speakerphone system, the FREEWAY, through Amazon and other outlets.  I had the chance to play with one of these

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Sprint Announces E! ID Pack for Pop Culture Junkies [VIDEO]

Sprint has announced the release of another ID Pack for their customers, this time centering around pop culture.  Called the E! ID Pack, it helps users keep up with the