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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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Looking Back at the Google/Apple Wars of 2023 [VIDEO]

How does this war between Google and Apple end? Let’s take a look back with this dispatch from the future. Are you a Jobsian or member of the Droid Army?

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Multiple Sources Indicate BlackBerry Messenger Coming to Android

One of the popular reasons that many hold onto their RIM devices, BlackBerry Messenger, is expected to hit Android and other platforms.

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SpectorSoft eBlaster Mobile for Android Lets Parents Remotely Monitor Child’s Phone

Concerned parents can keep an eye on calls, texts, pictures, and web history from wherever they are with this remote monitoring app.

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Google Body Lands in Android Market for 3.0 Devices

Google releases their first Honeycomb-optimized application into the Android Market. Check out the various layers that make up a human body, including nerves, bones, muscle, and more!

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Xperia PLAY Becomes Official Mobile Handset of Major League Gaming

The PlayStation Phone is set to get some great exposure in the gaming community thanks to a partnership with the MLG.

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YP Yellow Pages 3.0 Hits Android Market, Brings Localized Deals and Customization

With more than 100,000 downloads and counting, the Yellow Pages app gets even better. Now enjoy location-aware deals and a more personalized experience with version 3.0!

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Samsung to Debut 8.9-Inch Galaxy Tab at CTIA

Clues and rumors are converging around a March 22nd press conference at CTIA in Orlando, Florida. The Samsung Mobile Facebook page is teasing us with what appears to be confirmation of the 8.9-inch tablet.

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Loopt Announces Real-Time, Location-Aware “Reward Alerts”

Loopt announced a new feature to their popular location-aware application today with the addition of “reward alerts”.  The premise is rather simple: location-based and time sensitive deals are pushed down

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Nom! Foodspotting (Lite) Arrives on Android

The official Foodspotting application comes out of beta and hits the Android Market running. Not content to leave the lite version on its own, the developers are already prepping new features.

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Amazon App Store for Android Expected to Launch This Month

The Amazon application store for Android looks to open its doors this March. With content discovery and recommendation as their strong suit, Amazon may be teaching Google a thing or two in short order.

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NVIDIA Announces Tegra Zone App for Android Devices

NVIDIA rolls out an application designed to showcase other apps and games that take advantage of the Tegra platform. While it’s not for every user, it does show off your Tegra tablet and smart phone’s capabilities.

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Sony Tells us That a “Smarter Walkman Phone is Coming”

Some of our readers may recall hearing last June that Sony was prepping a “Yendo” Walkman, which looked to blend the iconic media player with Android.  At the time, specs

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ShopSavvy Spotted on 142 Android Devices, 239 Firmware Versions, and Few BlackBerry Models

Big in Japan recently shared some statistics that put their ShopSavvy app on more than 140 Android phones and a trio of BlackBerry phones. Yep – an Android app on a RIM device. Sounds familiar, no?

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Battery Issues Rumored as Reason for Thunderbolt Delays

Are 4G LTE and a large screen size crippling the life of the Thunderbolt? Will a firmware update fix things so we can get a launch date from Verizon? Let’s get this 4G war going!

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Enterproid Announces Android Business Environment for Personal Phones with ‘Divide’

Mobile startup announces a secure, cloud-based platform that brings a full suite of business apps to your personal phone. Tell your IT guy to keep the BlackBerry, you’ve got all you need with your Android.