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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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HTC Appeals to Developers with HTCdev and OpenSense SDK

In an effort to attract developers and interest around their Sense UI, HTC unveiled the OpenSense SDK and an accompanying website, HTCdev.com. The hope here is that developers utilize their

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Rumor du Jour: Google Halting 3.1 Update until August, Affects Galaxy Tab Line

Here’s a rumor we’re hoping to get cleared up in short order.  Eldar Murtazin, an often reliable guy, tweeted a few hours ago that Google is sitting on Android 3.1

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Run GreaseMonkey Scripts on Your Android Phone with Tampermonkey

Fans of GreaseMonkey and Android are advised to check out new beta application called Tampermonkey. As the headline implies, it’s an Android app that lets users run GreaseMonkey scripts. Originally

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Verizon Announces 4G LTE Version of Galaxy Tab

Before you run off and grab yourself a Wi-Fi version of the Galaxy Tab 10.1, Verizon would like you to consider their 4G LTE model of the tablet. The 16GB

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More Than 20 Games Announced for Xperia PLAY, Including 10 Exclusives

Sony Ericsson announced another 20+ games optimized for the Xperia PLAY today, ahead of their demonstration at next week’s annual E3 conference. Joining the fast-growing list of games are familiar

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Nationwide Roll-out for Galaxy Tab 10.1 Confirmed for June 17

We know you’re dying to get your hands on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet.  The super thin (8.6mm) and ultra-light (565 grams) 10-inch tablet is finally making its US

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T-Mobile USA, Samsung Mobile Announce Pair of Wallet-Friendly Android Handsets

T-Mobile and Samsung Mobile have announced a pair of new Android smart phones today, with the introduction of the  low-cost Gravity SMART and Exhibit 4G.  Each runs well under a

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TI Unveils Dual-Core 1.8GHz OMAP4470 Processor

Texas Instruments unveiled a new applications processor this week at Computex, in the form of a dual-core OMAP4470.  Part of the OMAP 4 family, this new, dual-core1.8GHz chipset will amp

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EVO 4G to Get Gingerbread on June 6; Manual Updates Begin June 3

We know a lot of EVO 4G owners who will be excited to hear this next bit of news… Their beloved Sprint handset is expected to see its Android 2.3

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Might T-Mobile Again Look to Sharp for Next Sidekick? (UPDATE)

T-Mobile has offered plenty of Sidekick iterations over the years, most recently in the Sidekick 4G from Samsung.  One company who is no stranger to the Sidekick lineup, Sharp, may

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MSI Debuts 10-inch Android Tablet with $299 Price Tag

Taiwan-based Micro-Star International (MSI) is at Computex this week where they have unveiled a pair of new Android tablets – the WindPad Enjoy 10 and Enjoy 7.  As you can probably

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Make and Receive Captioned Calls with Hamilton Mobile CapTel

Hamilton CapTel announced today that they have released the Android version of their mobile application. Joining the likes of BlackBerry and iPhone, the free app lets users listen to or

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Qualcomm Unveils Snapdragon Game Pack with More Than 100 Titles

Qualcomm has unveiled a new collection of games optimized for their Snapdragon processor family today in the aptly named Snapdragon Game Pack. Featuring more than 100 titles at launch, the

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T-Mobile HTC Sensation 4G Due By June 15

T-Mobile’s biggest and baddest Android phone to date, the Sensation 4G, is due in stores on or before June 15th.  The HTC handset runs Android 2.3 and features powerful specs

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Motorola Site Redesign Accidentally Outs Unannounced Products (Zaha, Slimline, Tracy XL, and XOOM 2)

Oops.  Motorola is more than likely spending the evening trying to get the proverbial toothpaste back into the tube tonight as four of their upcoming products were just outed.  Our