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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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ViewSonic’s $600 ViewPad 10 Dual-Boots Windows 7, Android 1.6

The 10-inch tablet features both Windows and Android environments, but carries a terribly high price tag.

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Jolicloud’s Internet OS Coming to Android

The internet-based platform is coming to Android, bringing it’s open-source approach to your favorite open-sourced handsets.

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Google Announces Instant Previews for Android 2.2+ [VIDEO]

Google rolls out another feature to their mobile search page today with Instant Previews. Much like its desktop counterpart, it lets users see what they are about to click on… or avoid.

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Rovio Mobile Teases St. Patrick’s Day Update for Angry Birds Seasons [VIDEO]

Rovio is set to follow the Valentine’s Day edition of Angry Birds Seasons with a St. Patrick’s Day theme.

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‘HTC EVO View 4G’ Trademark Confirms Recent Sprint Rumors

First surfacing a few days ago, rumors of an HTC tablet from Sprint are getting unofficially confirmed. Recent trademark filings indicate a 4G-capable tablet is on the way, with a CTIA announcement widely expected.

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Entrepreneur Mobile Now Available for Android

Small business owners and entrepreneurs alike will enjoy the free Android application that hits the Market today.

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comScore: Android is Most-Used Smart Phone OS

In just a little over two years, Android has leapfrogged every other mobile OS. Our favorite platform is now the most popular smart phone OS in the United States.

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Google Maps Navigator Routing with Live, Historic Traffic

Google is providing what they believe to be faster traffic routes based on using real-time traffic blended with historical data.

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Motorola to Attempt 4G Upgrade on All XOOM Tablets, Rooted or Not

Motorola’s stance is that they will try to get the 4G LTE update working on rooted tablets, but are not making promises.

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Google Music Sync is Working for Select Rooted Devices

Ten months after getting our first taste of Google Music, the service is found to be working on rooted Android devices. Could the official announcement be far off?

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Google’s Statement on Recent Malware Incident

In case you missed it, last week there was a rather big stink in the Android Market where a handful of application were found to be malicious. Google swept into

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Gowalla 3.0 Hits Android

Austin-based Gowalla gets a big update ahead of this year’s SXSW festival. From a revamped UI to integration with other services, Gowalla 3.0 is a recommended Android app!

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Samsung Announces Portrait QWERTY Galaxy Pro [VIDEO]

Samsung joins Motorola and HTC with a candybar style QWERTY, the Galaxy Pro. Hitting the UK over the next few months, we’d like to see this form factor come to the United States at some point.

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“The State of Android” Shows Activations Out-Pacing US Births 30:1 [VIDEO]

Have a look at how Android activations are having an impact around the world with this infographic-like approach.

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Verizon Advertising $100 OFF Any Droid Phone

Save $100 off both new and certified pre-owned Droid handsets. This sees some devices carrying dirt cheap prices while others are going free.