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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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Verizon Releases Droid X Video to Tell Us “This Phone is Awesome!” [VIDEO]

Verizon just published a new video on their YouTube channel dedicated to their forthcoming Droid X handset.  The four minute clip gives us a really good look at the ins

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Motorola Charm Hitting T-Mobile Stores, On Sale Soon?

Don’t tell your school-aged kids and siblings, but some retailers are already considering this to be back-to-school time.  Having said that, it would be no surprise to learn that T-Mobile 

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Twidroid Acquired, to be Bundled with Millions of New Devices

The first recognized name in Android twitter clients, Twidroid has been acquired by TweetUp.  Rebranded as Twidroyd, the highly rated application is expected to come preloaded on “millions of upcoming

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Android Boosts HTC Q2 Earnings

Thanks to phones like the Droid Incredible, EVO 4G, and Nexus One, Taiwanese handset maker HTC just announced a fantastic second quarter. Sales are up 58 percent year-to-year with net

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PriceGrabber’s Android App Released

Popular online shopping site, PriceGrabber.com has announced the release of their native Android application. Much like the online shopping experience, the app lets users search, compare, and purchase products from

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Flash for Froyo Doesn’t Respect Nexus One Silent Mode? (UPDATE)

Is Flash for Android 2.2 Froyo set up in a way in which silent mode doesn’t affect the plugin?  According to one of our readers, Simon, setting the phone on

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Samsung Galaxy S 2? Already?

The Samsung Galaxy S blitz has barely gotten off the ground around the world and yet Russian website Itrans (translated) is saying they have the first pictures of its alleged

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Download This! FIFA 10 (EA Sports)

In the off chance you’ve been living under a rock for the last few weeks, it’s World Cup time and fans are glued to television sets around the world. It’s

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Christopher Nolan’s Inception Gets Android Game (Verizon Exclusive)

Christopher Nolan’s upcoming sci-fi action thriller film, Inception, doesn’t hit theaters for a couple more weeks but Verizon customers can immerse themselves into the world of DiCaprio. Designed as top-down

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Sprint Talks Android Apps in Series of Helpful Videos

Sprint has just released a handful of new YouTube videos to help new Android users get the most of their phone.  Aimed at specific needs, Heather walks you through some

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Android Team Updates Platform Versions, Adds Historical Data

The official Android Developers Dashboard has been updated today with new data as well as historical information to aid developers.  Not only do we get to see how each platform

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Android Quarterly Report Card (US Carriers)

Welcome the first AndroidGuys quarterly report card.  This post is designed to let you guys and gals know how we think the carriers are doing as it pertains to Android. 

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Here’s the Google Voice Desktop App [VIDEO]

The fabled Google Voice desktop application has been spotted on film thanks to TechCrunch’s Michael Arrington.  After asking for pictures of the rumored application, he was sent the actual product

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Shooting Holes in Rumors: Gingerbread Edition

Apparently we need to pump the breaks on the Android 3.0 and/or Gingerbread rumors.  All that good stuff we reported earlier this week regarding the fall release and minimum hardware

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720p Video Capture, 3G Mobile Hotspot Coming to Droid Incredible

It appears that Droid Incredible owners have an update coming down the pipeline and it’s not your simple bug fix or maintenance release. According to AndroidForums user hyp3r1, he was