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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

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

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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