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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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Samsung SCH-R910 and Forte are Same Handset [VIDEO]

A Flickr account holding images and a video clip were found over the weekend, showing that the previously mentioned Samsung R910 and Forte are, in fact, the same device.

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Listen to More Than 30,000 DJ Sets with Play.fm App

Play.fm, a spot for electronic music sets, has announced the release of their Android application today. Effective immediately, customers can download the mobile app from the Android Market and enjoy thousands of DJ sets across many different genres and sub-genres.

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Galaxy Tab 2 Promo Video Leaked, Insane Specs Rumored

Hitting the home stretch ahead of Mobile World Congress, rumors and details have been leaking for phones and tablets. The latest to see this treatment is the Galaxy Tab 2 from Samsung.

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Google I/O Pricing Leaks, Public Registration Due in February

Recent changes in the Google I/O website indicate things are about to get going again. Pricing for pre-registration has leaked with developers looking to get early access, followed by public registration in February.

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Android Market Tweaked for Google TV Integration

Android developers logging into the market publishing console will find another new option waiting for them. It appears Google has started adjusting the back-end in preparation for releasing the Android Market onto Google TV. A new filter was recently spied, giving devs the ability to target (or not) devices with a touch screen.

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Motorola Droid Cameo in Scream 4 Trailer

Let’s start your Friday off with some cool, inconsequential stuff, shall we?  Nothing too important, just a little fun.  I was catching up on some film news this morning when

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T-Mobile’s Dell Streak 7 Rumored to Run $330 [UPDATE]

The Dell Streak 7 looks to be carrying a $330 price tag when it arrives, presumably February 2nd.

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Three New HTC Devices Leak Ahead of Mobile World Congress

A threesome of Android devices from HTC have leaked with a few weeks to go before the big showdown in Spain. What’s on the inside of these phones?

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T-Mobile and Samsung Formally Recognize Galaxy S 4G with Press Release

Following directly on the heels of today’s acknowledgment, T-Mobile and Samsung have issued a press release to announce the Galaxy S 4G.  And really, that’s about all they did.  The

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BREAKING: The Vibrant to see Froyo Tomorrow, January 21st

The wait is nearly over.  According to T-Mobile’s marketing officer,  Cole Brodman, the Samsung Galaxy S series Vibrant will start seeing Android 2.2 effective tomorrow.  Expected to roll out over

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Galaxy S 2 Specs Rumored to Include Dual-Core Orion, 1GB RAM

A handful of specs, allegedly belonging to the Samsung Galaxy S 2 show the handset maker evolving nearly every facet of the phone.

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T-Mobile USA CEO Confirms Android-Based Sidekick 4G, Galaxy S 4G

T-Mobile USA CEO Philipp Humm spilled some official beans all over a few recent rumors. It appears that not only is the Vibrant getting its 4G successor, but the carrier is ready to refresh their Sidekick brand.

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Number Porting Expected to hit Google Voice for $20

Although it has since been removed, number porting was found to be listed as an option on Google Voice’s site. The feature looks to run $20 when it debuts.

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All Android Phones Currently Under $100 at T-Mobile

As of right now, T-Mobile is offering every one of their Android phones at $99 or lower, with some available for free. The best deal to be had right now is the G2 (FREE) but that’s only for another day or so.

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Nexus One Gingerbread Update Due “Any Day Now”

Nexus One owners have been (im)patiently waiting for their beloved device to see Android 2.3 since early December. Announced with the Nexus S, Gingerbread was promised in the “coming weeks” for the previous pure Google device. After around a month and a half, those coming weeks have turned into “any day now”.