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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

Android Explodes in Europe to the Tune of 1,580% Growth

Another day, another confirmation that Android is taking over the world. This time we learn that Android grew 1,580 percent in Q4 in Western Europe.

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Search for Cars and Dealers with Official App

The official application recently hit the Android Market, bringing car searching and price comparisons to your favorite Android device.  The free application works on any Android smart phone running

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Samsung Phone Hits FCC Looking Very Much Like Galaxy Pro

Recently uncovered FCC documents indicate that AT&T may be the first US carrier to offer the portrait QWERTY Samsung Pro.

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Samsung Stealth is Anything But; Spied in Wild

Verizon’s first 4G LTE smart phone from Samsung, the Stealth, has been spotted in wild a month before it’s rumored launch.

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Samsung Posts Teaser Image for Galaxy Tab 8.9 on Facebook

The hardware maker is widely expected to unveil an 8.9-inch version of their Galaxy Tab, making it the third in a line of tablets.

App Reviews

Developers We Love: LevelUp Studio

When you spend as much time as we do looking at the horizon, it’s easy to lose sight of things right in front of you. As great as it is to talk about the next hot phone or tablet, we know a vast majority of you already have a device and plan to stick with it for quite a while. So, instead of making you angry with rumors of the next killer handset, we’d rather help you get the most of the one that is on your desk right now. With that, we’re starting off a new series called Developers We Love. These are the guys you should be looking first for great apps and games to take advantage of your Android devices.

This time we focus on LevelUp Studio.

News and Rumors

Spacetime Studios: Pocket Legends on Android Generates 30%-50% More Revenue than iOS Version

Spactime Studios has shifted its attention to Android as a primary interest, largely due to the fact that the company is making oodles of cash from the platform.

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Samsung Nexus S Hitting All Canadian Carriers

The Samsung handset running a Pure Google experience is headed north of the border where it will find a home with every wireless provider.

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Bizzy’s “Check Out” Feature Tells Friends Where You Were and How Likely You Are to Return

Bizzy recommends new places to eat, shop, and play based on ratings compiled by you and like-minded users!

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Xomo Announces Official SXSW 2011 App, ‘SXSW GO’

If you plan on being at SXSW later this week, you’ll want to take the official companion application with you!

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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.