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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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A Look at U.S. Cellular’s Upcoming LG Genesis

U.S. Cellular wont’ tell you this yet, but they have an Android-based LG handset on the horizon.  A clam-shell, dual-screen Android at that.  AndroidCentral scored the details on this upcoming

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Samsung Planning May 24 Event – What Could it Be?

Samsung is throwing a second mobile event this month where they will take to New York once again to announce… something.  The company already has something up their sleeve for

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Rumor: Amazon Calling on Quanta for Their Android-Based Tablet

The rumors around Amazon’s Android-based tablet get a little more concrete as DigiTimes tosses some additional details into the mix. According to their sources, Quanta Computer recently received OEM orders

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HTC Kindgom ROM Indicates it is Sprint EVO 3D After All

Remember last week when we asked which carrier would rule over the HTC Kingdom?  Remember us mentioning how it closely resembled the Sprint EVO 3D?  Well, sadly (or not) we

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Samsung SPH-D600 Heading to Sprint with a Ticker Screen?

Another smart phone has been spotted hanging out at the FCC hoping to pick up its papers on the way to the Now Network.  A Samsung SDH-D600 was recently found

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HTC Thunderbolt Getting Software Update

HTC Thunderbolt owners should be on the lookout for a software update notification over the next few days.  There’s nothing major to report aside from the ability to toggle between

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‘Ice Cream Sandwich’ All But Officially Confirmed as Next Android Release

We’d been hearing for a few months now that the next release of Android would either be Ice Cream or Ice Cream Sandwich.  Both sound tasty to us and we’re

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Satisfy Your Inner Jack Sparrow With Verizon’s ‘Pirate Discovery App’

The summer movie season is upon us and one of the bigger titles of the year will be Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. Hitting theaters on May 20th,

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Contest Your California Traffic Ticket with iTicketBust

Although this app is only geared for a small demographic of users we felt compelled to share it with you guys nonetheless.  California residents who find themselves on receiving end

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Kinetic Remote Control Concept Marries Android and Motion Sensing [VIDEO]

Remember the big April Fools joke this year which had a guy using motions and gestures to get his gmail to work?  Apparently this might not be such a pie-in-the-sky

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Are AT&T and Samsung Announcing Nexus S May 5th?

We just got an invitation from Samsung to attend a New York event later this week where they are planning a  “special announcement”.  We didn’t have to scratch our heads

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Manually Install Android 2.3.4 on Your T-Mobile Nexus S

Who wants to wait around for those “next few weeks” to come and pass so that they can get Android 2.3.4 on their Nexus S?  If we know the mentality

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Best Buy Offering a Pair of Free Samsung Android Handsets April 29-30

Best Buy has brought back their popular Free Phone Friday deals and made them even better.  How?  By tacking on an extra day, that’s how.  This time around Best Buy

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Video Chat Coming to Nexus S via Android 2.3.4 Update

The big Nexus surprise that was teased earlier today has just been unveiled.  And it’s… drum roll…. video chat for the Nexus S.  And another Android update.  That’s right, two

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Sprint’s Wi-Fi XOOM Arrives May 8th (UPDATE: Confirmed)

We just received an email from one of our readers who passed a picture, showing the Sprint version of the Wi-Fi XOOM arriving May 8th.  We had heard that it