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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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Beta Test This! Device Tune-up (T-Mobile Only)

T-Mobile is currently looking for beta testers for their new task killer, Device Tune-up .  As T-Mobile puts it, this is not your ordinary app killer.  It’s designed to run

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HTC Desire Arrives Stateside on “Select Regional Operators” in August [UPDATE: Cellular South]

HTC took to twitter earlier today to let their followers know that the Desire handset would be coming to the United States.  Considered by many to be a “Nexus One

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AT&T CEO Obviously Not a Fan of Google

There’s an article on the Wall Street Journal today that talks about AT&T and their reaction to Verizon’s willingness to cozy up to Google and Android.  While CEO Randall Stephenson

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HTC Issues Official Statement on Hero and Eclair: “By End of June”

HTC Hero owners have been growing increasingly impatient as they wait for an Android 2.1 update.  We’ve heard rumblings that something was going to happen later this month and now

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Sony Ericsson Tweaks Android 2.1 Timeline for Xperia X10 Handsets

It was reported last month that Sony Ericsson planned on rolling out Android 2.1 to their Xperia X10 series of phones in the fourth quarter.  Today sees the company updating

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Brief, Blurry Video of Samsung Tablet

The Samsung tablet has found time to shoot a video, albeit a blurry cameo. Behold just under thirty seconds of the Tab acting like a phone. Yeah, a huge 7-inch

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Sony Ericsson Formally Announces Xperia X8

Sony Ericsson’s “Shakira” has has gone from rumored to official in under two weeks. The company has officially announced their next Android handset, the Xperia X8. As most predicted, the

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Next Generation of Droid Unleashed June 23rd

The end of the month is shaping up to be a fun one for us Android enthusiasts.  Samsung has asked us to “save the date” for the 29th as we

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Rumor Taps Droid X For July 19th Launch

The Droid X rumor mill has gone into overdrive these past few days with pictures, specs, and ad treatments arriving almost daily.  All we’re really waiting on is price and

First Official Peek at Sony Ericsson Android-Based “Yendo” Walkman

The first images of Sony Ericsson’s upcoming Android-based Walkman have arrived online.  Thanks to the Unofficial Sony Ericsson Blog we can see that the not-yet-announced “Yendo” Walkman series devices look

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AT&T Does it Again, Restricts Non-Market Apps on HTC Aria

Gosh darnit AT&T.  Just when we thought you were starting to get Android you had to go and pull this stuff again.  Like the Motorola Backflip, the just-announced HTC Aria

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SoundHound Releases Free Version of Android App

Sound search company SoundHound has announced the availability of a new, free version of their Android application. The app app provides five free music searches per month in addition to

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Samsung Galaxy Beam Brings First Android-Based Pico Projector Phone to Singapore

Samsung has announced that their Galaxy Beam (formerly “Halo”) handset is headed for Singapore next month. What makes this phone so special is it that it is the first Android

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Blackboard Mobile Arrives for Android Handsets on Sprint Network

Since 1997, Blackboard has made it possible for thousands of higher education, K-12, professional, corporate, and government organizations to go beyond traditional learning. Earlier today Blackboard  announced the availability of

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T-Mobile Confirms “Unprecedented, One-Day-Only Event”

You may want to pump the brakes a little bit if you are thinking of adding a line of service to your T-Mobile account.  If at all possible, you are