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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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Evernote 2.6 Released into Android Wilds

One of the best note taking and task management apps gets better with the addition of new features. The Android client is fast becoming one of our favorite apps for keeping us on point. If you haven’t downloaded it yet, you’d be wise to do so with 2.6 of Evernote.

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Best Test This! Layar 5.0

One of the premier names in augmented reality gets even better with an updated version of the browser. If you’re into beta testing cool apps, this one is for you.

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Spacetime Studios Follows Up Pocket Legends With Sci-Fi MMO ‘Blackstar’

Due in the second quarter (Q2 ’11) Blackstar takes players to the 41st century where the battle rages between three races.

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Sprint and Kyocera Echo Announcement in Video [VIDEO]

Sprint has put together a trio of videos to give viewers a front-row seat to their Kyocera Echo announcement from earlier in the week. If you haven’t had a chance to learn about the device yet, now’s your chance!

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Latest LG Videos Are Full of Swagger, Promising to ‘Crush the Enemy’ [VIDEO]

LG has dropped a pair of YouTube videos online, teasing their Mobile World Congress announcements. One clip is for the Optimus 3D, the other is for the Optimus Pad.

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BBC iPlayer Comes to Android (UK Only)

The official BBC iPlayer application lets users listen to live programs from radio and television. Further, anything from the past 7 days is archived and readily available. Note, this is a UK title only.

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WiFi Only XOOM Spotted at FCC?

Could Motorola drop a WiFi-only version of the XOOM before Samsung delivers a WiFi-only Galaxy Tab? Recent FCC documents indicate that this might happen.

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Sonos Controller for Android Announced, Debuts in March [VIDEO]

The official Sonos Controller for Android debuts in March, but the company will be in Barcelona next week, demonstrating the service.

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Alltel Announces Entry Level Samsung Gem

Alltel adds to their Android lineup with this low priced Samsung handset. Although it won’t be the superphone that you might not be looking for, it makes a perfect first smart phone for those graduating from feature phones.

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MetroPCS Announces 4G Samsung Galaxy Indulge at $399

MetroPCS jumps ahead of the competition, releasing the first commercially available 4G LTE Android smart phone. Folks looking to pick up the no-contract handset can do so later this week at a suggested $399.99 price.

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ABUKAI Announces Mileage Tracking in Expenses App

A great mobile business solution gets even better with mileage tracking and expenses.

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Michigan Best Buy Leaks Launch Date of XOOM, Thunderbolt on Facebook Page

Does one Best Buy’s Facebook update speak for the entire chain of stores? Will we see the XOOM in three short weeks?

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Intuit’s GoPayment Among First Mobile Payment Apps Optimized for Honeycomb

Already a great mobile payment option for Android users, things look to get even better with the advent of Honeycomb. Intuit recently began promoting and demonstrating an Android 3.0 version of the app which promises added features.

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Samsung TV Remote App in Android Market

We received word from Samsung this morning that they are offering a remote control application for their televisions. Connecting via WiFi, it works for a variety of 2010 models as well as some of this year’s models of smart TVs. The remote also features an on-screen QWERTY keyboard and 4-way directional pad to make it easy to get around.