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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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Slacker Radio Launches Winter X Games 15 Radio, We Celebrate with 15 Copies of Slacker Plus [CONTEST]

Slacker Radio announces a new station, designed for the Winter X Games 15. We celebrate with a contest! We’re giving away 15 copies of their Plus programming. Entry is easy – leave a comment!

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Another Unknown HTC Device Spotted in Wilds Of Taipei

A second HTC phone has been found in the wild today, looking very similar to the leaked devices from a week ago.

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Leaked MWC Plans Confirm Samsung Galaxy S 2, Tab 2

A leaked Samsung document shows the company presenting both devices on February 13th. While we don’t know exactly what will be in the smart phone and tablet, we at least know they’re on the horizon.

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Possible Droid Incredible Successor Spied

Is this the Droid Incredible 2 that we’re looking at? Based on the appearance and recent rumors, the answer is likely yes.

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Sony Ericsson to Incorporate Facebook “Single Sign On” Across New Devices

Sony Ericsson looks to be building on their momentum with the integration of Facebook’s new Single Sign-On feature. The ability to log into all Facebook related apps at once will surely please those who use the social networking service on a regular basis.

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RIM’s PlayBook May Run Android Apps – Wait, What?

Could the new RIM PlayBook ultimately run Android applications and games? According to the Boy Genius Report, the answer to that is a very probably yes.

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Google Unveils Android 3.0 Preview SDK and Highlights!

Google is giving developers and the rest of the world the first great look at Android 3.0 Honeycomb today with the release of a preview SDK. ¬†We’ll skip the techie

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Engadget Scores Extensive Hands On with Xperia Play

Engadget, long a source for excellent PlayStation Phone rumors, has just published their exclusive hands-on with the device. Known formally as the Xperia Play, the phone gets an extensive walkthrough and early preview. Those lucky fellas over there tell us that the phone has been there daily driver for the last few days and things look to be as advertised.

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VOTE NOW: 3D on Android Phones, Gimmick or Must-Have?

Are you excited about the emerging 3D trend in smart phones? Maybe you can’t stand the feature and don’t want it near your Android. Sound off with our latest poll.

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Trivia bar games come to Android in NTN Buzztime app

NTN Buzztime, Inc., the guys behind all those trivia games you see folks playing at the bar and restaurant, have announced an official Android application today. Effective immediately, trivia buffs can download the free application from the Android Market. That means everyone at your table can get their game on without waiting for the clunky, outdated boxes.

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Samsung Unveils Four New Galaxy Devices for Europe, Other Countries

Samsung announces four models designed from their Galaxy S handset series. Each has been tailored to a specific market of users, featuring various hardware and software combinations. The handset maker plans to show these and other models off at next month’s Mobile World Congress.

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T-Mobile Discounts Vibrant, Sets it Free for Very Limited Time

T-Mobile has dramatically dropped the price of their Samsung Galaxy S series phone, the Vibrant, for a very limited time. As in, you have a little over one day to take advantage of the savings.

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As Expected, Number Porting Comes to Google Voice

We can’t say we didn’t see this one coming. Just last week we reported on how a number porting option was found on Google Voice, listed with a $20 fee. Pulled almost as quickly as it was noticed, the feature was expected to be rolled out in short order. And, based on the title of this post, you know the rest of the story.

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Motorola Reps Visiting Verizon Stores with XOOM in Hand

Select Motorola reps are apparently already carrying around the Android 3.0 tablet as they visit Verizon stores. Our guy happened to be in the right place at the right time, snapping a pair of pics.

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LG Practically Confirms Optimus 3D for MWC 2011

LG has begun sending out invitations to an event at Mobile World Congress event next month. Teasing us with a “new dimension” in their announcement, we can only expect to see a 3D device unveiled. It just so happens that an LG Optimus 3D was spotted (translated) online earlier today. Coincidence? Hardly.