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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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Hacker Overclocks EVO 4G to 1.267GHz (Toasty!)

A member (coolbho3000) from XDA-developers has managed to get his EVO 4G up to 1.267GHz,running about 30% faster than normal.  So far things have been running pretty stable for him

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You Tell Us: Who “Gets” Android The Best? (Handset Makers)

We all have our opinion as to which phone maker seems to be doing the best with Android.  Whether it’s HTC with their Sense UI and high end super phones

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Beta Test This! Tether

Tether announced earlier today that they have a beta version of their Android app ready for public consumption. Unlike the previous time, this release is open to the public. According

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Picture of Sprint’s Galaxy S Pro Surfaces, Confirms Sliding QWERTY

The first picture of Sprint’s version of the Galaxy S handset made its way into the hands of Android Community today.  Called the Galaxy S Pro, it looks every bit

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PSA: Sign up for SlingPlayer Mobile for Android (UK)

Android owners living in the UK are now able to sign up for SlingPlayer Mobile news direct from the official source.  Add your email address to the list to ensure

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Rumor: Sony Ericsson ‘Shakira’ to be Called Xperia X8

Remember the Sony Ericsson handset from last week that fell somewhere in the middle between the Xperia X10 and the X10Mini?  At the time it was suggested that the codename

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Droid Does Faster: Droid 2 Will be 1GHz According to Purported Commercials

The boys over at Droid Life have scored what appear to be treatments for the upcoming Droid 2 and Droid X handsets.  If these prove to be right, we can

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Motorola Droid X Rivals EVO in Size, Beauty

Verizon and Motorola are gearing up to drop not one, but two Droid handsets over the course of the next few weeks.  While the Droid 2 closely resembles its predecessor,

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More Samsung Tablet Details Trickle Out

The more we hear about the upcoming Samsung tablet, the more we like it.  Previously known as the Tab, Vietnamese site Tinhte (translated) is now referring to it as the

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AT&T Announces $129.99 HTC Aria for June 20

AT&T has announced via Facebook that their next Android handset, the HTC Aria, will be available June 20th.  If you’ve been following along for the last few weeks then you’ll

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Galaxy Apollo Confirmed as i5801

The Galaxy Apollo was spotted online late last week on Samsung’s UK site for smart phones.  At the time we suggested it could be a variant of the M100S (Galaxy

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“Solid” Motorola Droid X Stands Still for Photos

It’s not every day you get to see an unreleased phone stand still long enough to have some decent pictures taken.  The guys over at Gadget University were able to

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Samsung Galaxy Apollo Headed for UK “Soon”

Head over to Samsung’s UK page for smartphones and you will see a model called the Galaxy Apollo.  Listed as coming soon with no specs or details, we think we

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HTC Aria/Liberty/Intruder Spotted in AT&T Handset Testing Video

Check out the video below from AT&T which shows how they go about testing their handsets.  Of particular note is the fact that this clip shows the yet-to-be-announced HTC Aria/Liberty/Intruder

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INQ Mobile: “We are Going all-Android”

We previously covered INQ Mobile here back in September of 2009 as the company announced they would be looking to bring their own Android phones to the United States.  Here