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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

Droid Pro Expected to Run $179.99

Remember the scare we had a few weeks back where it was rumored that the Droid Pro would run $299.99 with a two-year service agreement?  Yep, turns out it was

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Official Twitter App for Android Updated

Yesterday saw Twitter pushing out an update to the official Android application. Marked as v1.0.5, the client is designed to look more in line with other mobile clients.

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Top Games and Apps in Android Market According to Distimo

Sorry to keep hitting you guys over the head with so many reports and survey findings but that’s what you get roughly once a quarter.  Blame a growing, successful mobile

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‘State of the Apps Industry Snapshot’ Gives Glimpse into Mobile App Landscape

Millennial Media and DIGIDAY released a report today called “State of the Apps Industry” which provides a bit of insight into what the current mobile app situation looks like. How are developers looking at the different platforms for this year and next?

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T-Mobile Pushes out G2 Update With WiFi Calling

T-Mobile has begun rolling out a much anticipated update to their recently launched G2 handset today. Marked as version 1.22.531.8, the update brings a few changes to the device, most notably the ability to make and receive calls over WiFi.

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‘Recent Changes’ Provides Tiny Change Log for Android Apps

Developers with titles published in the Android Market now have the ability to provide customers with tiny change logs to their respective applications. A new feature called “Recent Changes” lets developers call out anything specific found in an app update.

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Facebook Adds Places, Groups Support to Android App (v1.4)

Sorry folks, there’s not going to be a Facebook phone. Mark Zuckerberg was quick to point out that the company was not designing a smart phone. Instead, they announced a new platform for developers and mobile app integration. Oh, and they also tweaked the Android app.

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Android Grows While Other Mobile Platforms Stand Still, Decline (Yep, Again)

Stop us if you’ve heard this one. The latest comScore report is out and it shows gaining while other mobile platforms stand still or decline.

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Music Search and Discovery App ‘SoundHound’ to be Embedded in All HTC Android Phones

HTC and SoundHound have announced a partnership which will see the music discovery application embedded on all future Android devices from HTC.

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Get Your Steampunk Android Shirt ‘iSTEAM ANDY’

Android T-shirt aficionados listen up!  Dion Briggs is back with a old twist on a new classic.  Following the recently released Unstoppable and Andy Versus designs, comes iSTEAM ANDY.  Check out

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T-Mobile Unveils Rebranded ‘4G’ Network, Takes Fight to Competition’s Doorstep [VIDEO]

Late yesterday, T-Mobile announced their intention to start marketing its HSPA+ network as a “4G” network.

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U.S. Cellular Announces $70 Primary Plus Plan

The “Little Carrier That Could” that is U.S. Cellular continues to push things forward today with the announcement of their new Primary Plus Plan.

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Mobile Nanny Brings Peace of Mind to Parents of Android Users

Retina-X Studios, LLC, has released their mobile monitoring and filter software, Mobile Nanny, into the Android Market today.  The application records and blocks any particular activity or game/app chosen by

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Archos 43 On Sale for $250

Looking to grab a companion Android device for browsing the internet, watching movies, and playing games? Grab yourself a 4.3-inch Archos 43 “internet tablet” for only $250 through the Archos online store.

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Beware the Droid 2, Droid X Snowbot! [VIDEO]

Listen up kids!  You’re going to want to be very careful over these next few winter months.  The Snowbot is on the loose!  Verizon recently released their latest Android-based commercial