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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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Check-in to Music, Movies, Television, and Books with GetGlue

GetGlue has released the Android version of their entertainment-based social network service today, allowing users to earn points and stickers for checking into movies, books, music, and shows. Already available for the iPhone, GetGlue also provides personalized recommendations and exclusive rewards from top entertainment brands such as HBO, Showtime, Barnes and Noble, and Universal.

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Centennial Communications Getting in on Android Action, Milestone and Wildfire Coming

Centennial Communications might a long way off from AT&T and Verizon as the ninth largest wireless telecommunications in The United States, but they are ready to start acting like a

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Miso Brings Check-in Features to Television Shows, Movies

You thought you were addicted to Gowalla and Foursquare. Going places and sharing your location with total strangers and followers is so early 2010. What are the cool kids doing

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Download This! G4 App Delivers Gaming and Tech News, Tips, and More

I am fortunate to say that I was able to spend the weekend playing with the pre-release version of the official G4 app for Android.  Available this morning in the

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Samsung Tab Details Uncovered in Firmware

The details surrounding the upcoming Samsung Tab(let) have been unearthed thanks to a recent firmware leak. Are they the awesome, groundbreaking details we’ve been hoping for? Well… I can’t answer that for you. However, I do know that with the right pricing and carrier pairing, I will likely buy one for myself.

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PSA: Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 on Sale via AT&T

Head up kiddos, the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 is now officially available through AT&T.  For $149.99 and a 2-year service agreement, you can grab one for yourself and enjoy a

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Report: Droid Incredible to see Froyo this Week

Verizon’s Droid Incredible is said to be receiving its Android 2.2  ‘Froyo’ update this week, according to Mashable sources.  The exact date being thrown around is Wednesday (18th) but we’ll

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Evernote Update Adds Convenient Widget and Sharing Option

Evernote updated their Android app earlier this week, fixing minor issues, and adding a pair of notable features in the process.  The ultra-popular note/task application now offers an Android widget

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HTC Lexikon and HTC Bee Uncovered

There are two more HTC codenames to add to your  list of potential Android 2.2 devices – the Bee and Lexikon.  This marks the first time we’ve heard of either

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Vlingo Sets $10 App Free After Google Voice Actions Announcement

In light of yesterday’s Google announcement of Voice Actions, Vlingo has decided to free up their own voice application.  Effective immediately, the app which previously cost $9.99 will be now

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Motorola’s Droid 2 “Digits” Ad Hits Internet [VIDEO]

The first commercial for the Droid 2 has arrived  online in standard YouTube fashion.  Called “Digits”, it’s very much like the ad leaked a few months back.  The 30 second

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Entry Level Dell Blaze Spotted

The chaps over at AndroidSPIN have posted the first look at what is being called the Dell Blaze. As explained by their source, the phone is sized similarly to a Palm Pixi which means that it’s rather small. The only other detail to share at this point is that it runs Android 1.5 under the hood.

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Recent Trademark Filings Hint at T-Mobile’s Future

I decided to poke around the US Trademarks website this morning to see if I could glean anything about T-Mobile’s upcoming projects or handsets. Every once in a while I will do this to see if I can confirm rumors or substantiate a claim. So did I find anything today? You bet. Looking back over the last three months or so, we can see that the carrier is definitely working on something around a successor to the beloved G1.

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4.1-Inch Dell Thunder Caught on Film, On Track for 2010 Release [UPDATE]

It has been roughly four months since we last heard, or talked about, the Dell Thunder. In fact, everything we’ve ever covered on this phone was in one post. As

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Vodafone Caves to Demand, Rolling Froyo Out in “Seven to Ten Days” Sans Bloatware

The masses have spoken. Last week Vodafone pushed out an update to their Desire handset and anxious subscribers gobbled it up, assuming it was Android 2.2. Instead, it was a modified version of Android 2.1 replete with a bunch of Vodafone 360 branded apps and services. Needless to say, people got slightly mad. So they took to their complaints direct the carrier’s front door. Vodafone has decided to adopt a different strategy going forward.