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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

Lookout! Angry Birds Arrive This Summer [VIDEO]

The popular, highly addictive iPhone game known as Angry Birds is headed for an Android phone near you.  The developers, Rovio, have put together a sneak preview of the game

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Motorola XT502 Greco Hits FCC

The Motorola XT502 “Greco” handset has been spotted again, this time loitering around the offices of the FCC. The touch-only device which was first found at the Bluetooth SIG appears

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Someone at Nickelodeon Must be an Android Fan

Either Nickelodeon has an Android enthusiast on their team or this is pure coincidence.  Meet “Bot” a character from the show called Umizoomi.  As they officially bill him on the

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EVO 4G Makes Great Videos [VIDEO]

Check out the following video, filmed entirely on an HTC EVO 4G.  Granted, Android phones don’t have an application (yet) for editing clips directly on the device like the iPhone

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Motorola Charm to Bow at $75 After Rebate

The leaks continue for the recently unearthed Motorola Charm as the price finds its way online.  Expect this phone to land with a $75 price tag (after rebate) for customers

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Yahoo! Announces Mail and Messenger for Android 2.0 Devices

Yahoo! has released their first two Android titles today, Yahoo! Mail and Yahoo! Messenger.  In addition, they’ve also rolled out a widget for Yahoo! Search.  This is good news for

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Rumor: 2GHz HTC “Sabor” to Arrive with Gingerbread Late 2010 [UPDATE]

I love juicy rumors like these.  According to Oxford-Zeiss Content & Research Guide (OZCARGuide), HTC is working on a 2GHz “Sabor” device for Sprint, expected later this year or early

Hardware Reviews

Sony Ericsson X10 mini Unboxing

I was fortunate enough to receive a review unit of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 mini handset today so I thought I would share my unboxing with you guys.  This

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Latest Sprint Ad Shows Off EVO 4G Features [VIDEO]

I happened across this ad tonight on YouTube, realized it hasn’t been covered elsewhere, so I felt compelled to share it with you guys.  Here’s the latest Sprint ad which

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Full Page NYT Ad Shows Droid X: “Hold the Phone Any Way You Like it”

Take a look at a full-page New York Times ad  featuring the forthcoming Droid X.  We didn’t realize it at the time, but there’s something really awesome about the phone

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PSA: HTC EVO 4G Back in Stock

Just a quick little post to let you know the popular EVO 4G is now back in stock.  If you count yourself among those who have been patiently waiting to

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Did Overwhelming Demand Halt Droid X Pre-Sales at Best Buy?

Less than a week after Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores began accepting pre-orders for the Droid X handset, word is coming down that future orders are being halted. 

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Surprise! Motorola Delays Cliq, Cliq XT 2.1 Update on Last Day of Quarter!

If you didn’t see this coming, you are a liar.  As much as everyone wanted to believe Motorola would roll Android 2.1 out to Cliq and Cliq XT handsets this

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Samsung Confirms Galaxy S Series Phones to See Android 2.2

Samsung was in New York last night to official kick off the various Galaxy S handsets headed for your (US) carrier of choice.  Without giving us the prices and launch

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Rumor: Android 3.0 “Gingerbread” to Have Minimum Hardware Requirements

According to rumors currently hitting the internet, the Android team will be imposing specific hardware requirements on handsets if they expect to run Android 3.0.  Rumored to be the Gingerbread