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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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Texas Instruments Planning to “Transform the Concept of Mobile” on February 7th

What will Texas Instruments unveil next week? Dual-core processors? Something in the 3D space? An Android-powered graphing calculator?

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AT&T: HTC Inspire 4G Arrives Feb. 13 with $99 Sticker

AT&T has pegged their first 4G phone with a launch date and sticker. Look for the HTC phone to arrive within two weeks with a rather attractive $99 price.

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Nielsen: 43 Percent of Recent Smart Phone Purchases are Android

Say what you will about which smart phone platform is the best, but one simply cannot argue that new users are flocking to Android. The latest Nielsen reports are out, showing Android picking up steam over the competition.

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Netgear CEO Sounds Like a Fan of Android

Patrick Lo appears to have a rather strong opinion of how Apple and, more specifically, Steve Jobs approach business. Is the Netgear CEO gunning for Android to win the mobile arms race?

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Tune into the Monday Night Podcast! Episode #83 Now with Video!

Be sure to tune in live to tonight’s podcast, episode #83 where we’ll be trying our hand at video! Join the regular crew as we move into more multimedia and viewer engagement.

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G-Slate Cameos in YouTube Video, Confirms 3D Recording [VIDEO]

While T-Mobile and LG stay hushed about the Android tablet, we’ll take every tiny morsel we can get our hands on. The latest comes in the form of a YouTube cameo, complete with reference to its 3D recording capability.

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Motorola’s SuperBowl XOOM Teaser Says “Goodbye 1984″ [VIDEO]

Motorola has released their first teaser ad for the XOOM tablet ahead of the Super Bowl. With more than one reference to Apple, Motorola is obviously feeling pretty good about their chances in the tablet space.

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T-Mobile’s Confirms Dell Streak 7 at $199.99 After Rebate, Due February 2nd

T-Mobile’s first 4G tablet, the Dell Streak 7 debuts on February 2nd with a lower-than-expected price point. Will you be picking one of these up or are you waiting for Honeycomb?

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Android Eclipses Symbian to Become #1 Smart Phone Platform in World

For the first time ever, Android has wrestled away the top spot in smart phone market share. Topping Symbian with nearly 1 in 3 smart phones shipped, Android shows no signs of slowing.

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First Image of LG Optimus 3D Breaks Cover

The first look at LG’s upcoming 3D phone appeared online over the weekend. Looking very much like their recent efforts, the phone has a large display and is said to feature a dual-core processor.

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Additional Motorola Atrix 4G Details Trickle In [VIDEO]

AT&T’s first legitimate Android contender, the Motorola Atrix 4G, is set to launch in the near future.  As to when specifically, we don’t know yet.  What we do know, however,

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LevelUp Studio Drops Massive Updates into Beautiful Widgets 3.3, New Skin SDK

LevelUp Studio continues to improve their popular Beautiful Widgets application for Android, adding tons of new features. On top of that, a new skin SDK makes it easier than ever for developers to create and share their own unique user experiences.

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HTC Thunderbolt Dropping on Feb 24th

Verizon’s first 4G LTE phone from HTC is expected to be arriving at the end of February with a possible $249 sticker.

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Droid Does 3D Navigation with VZ Navigator VX

Verizon releases a new, 3D version of their Navigator app for select Android handsets. Realistic images and cities join cloud-based maps and points of interest with variable payment options.

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Facebook App Updated, Includes Deals

The official Facebook client gets better every time out. This release adds support for their new Deals feature as well as minor bug fixes.