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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

Take the Zippo Virtual Lighter to Your Next Real Concert

  After more than 14 million iPhone downloads, Zippo’s popular virtual lighter application has landed on Android. Available immediately in the Android Market, this official Zippo app comes with 28

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Watch HTC Unveil Sensation 4G for Yourself [VIDEO]

HTC has kept with their own tradition of releasing their product announcements on YouTube.  The latest comes from this week’s unveiling of the Sensation 4G and is available in two

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Sprint Enabling Carrier Billing for Android Market Purchases

Sprint has become the next carrier to offer customers the ability to defer their Android Market purchases to their monthly wireless bill. According to AndroidCentral, Sprint has started rolling the

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Three-Way Video Calling with ooVoo Goes Free

With 24 million users, ooVoo runs a distant second to Skype and their base of more than 660 million. However, ooVoo is looking to make strides and gain some space

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Beta Test This: Nearparent

Nearparent Ltd. is looking for beta testers for their Nearparent application for Android handsets. The free application works on devices running 2.1 or higher and can be downloaded from the

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Sony Ericsson Launches Dedicated App Channel

Sony Ericsson announced today that they have launched a dedicated app channel for their handsets.  Available now, the company will replace the “My Apps” link found on the home page

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Autodesk Set to Offer Android Version of AutoCAD WS on April 20

Autodesk dropped a press release in our inbox this afternoon, advising that their popular AutoCAD WS mobile app is coming to Android next week. Expected to arrive on April 20th,

Accessory Reviews

My Time with iGloLED Lights

Some of you guys might recall us mentioning the iGloLEDset light strip which can be controlled via an Android app from a few weeks back. At the time, we were

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First Look at Gameloft’s “BackStab” for Xperia Play

Gameloft has tossed a trailer online for their upcoming Xperia Play title, BackStab.  The game takes place on a Caribbean island during the 18th century and looks to center around one

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Pieces of Honeycomb Hit AOSP Repository

It has been found, and confirmed, that the GPL and LGPL components of Android 3.0 Honeycomb are available in the Android Open Source Project repository.  Al Sutton was recently digging through

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LG Thrive Tapped as First Smart Phone for GoPhone Service

AT&T announced their first smart phone for their pre-paid GoPhone customers today in the LG Thrive.  Powered by Android 2.2, the Thrive features a 3.2-inch touch screen, a 3.2-megapixel camera,

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Sprint Debuts Music Plus Service with DRM-Free Music and Ringtones

Sprint tossed their hat into the music delivery service ring today with the announcement of their new Sprint Music Plus.  Powered by RealNetworks, the official music store and player from Sprint provides

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Dual-Core HTC Sensation 4G Announced for T-Mobile [VIDEO]

The Pyramid is no longer a rumored Android phone. HTC took to the stage today in the UK to unveil their latest and greatest handset, the dual-core Sensation 4G for

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Esurance Mobile Comes to Android

Esurance recently joined the likes of Progressive and Geico in announcing a mobile application for Android.  The free title runs on any device with 2.1 or 2.2 and provides users

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Get a Better Look at Sony Ericsson Acro

The folks at XPERA Blog have come across an image of the Sony Ericsson Acro which gives us a much better look at the forthcoming device.   Initially uncovered last