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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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Sprint Follows Verizon’s Lead, Bails on Nexus One

Say good bye to the CDMA Nexus One.  Like Verizon did a few weeks back, Sprint has opted to drop the Nexus One from its future handset roadmap.  Why, you

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Samsung Galaxy A Demonstrated in Video

The recently released Samsung Galaxy A found itself getting the unboxing and hands-on treatment thanks to YouTube user ZerobrownKim.  For those not familiar, the Galaxy A features a 3.7-inch AMOLED

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Hey Developers! Save 30% With Pragmatic Programmers’ Android Books

If you are an aspiring Android developer looking to pick up some tutorials and best practices, you may want to swing by The Pragmatic Bookshelf.  The 3rd edition of Ed

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Dolphin Browser HD: Browsing Made Wonderful

The Android browser war got a little bit more interesting over the weekend with the release of Dolphin Browser HD.  Building on the previous version (2.5), Dolphin adds a host

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US Cellular Scores Samsung R880 “Acclaim” in Exclusive Deal

Chicago-based US Cellular recently announced an exclusive Android handset deal with Samsung.  Following on the heels of their recent HTC Desire news, US Cellular will offer the Samsung Acclaim sometime

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Android Edges Apple for Smart Phone Market Share (US)

The Android train keeps gathering steam as evidenced by the latest report from The NPD Group. According to their estimates, Android has eclipsed Apple for second place in the United

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ZumoDrive Connects Android Users to Their Content from Anywhere

Zumodrive, providers of a unique cloud-based file access system, announced the release of their Android application earlier this week. For those unfamiliar, ZumoDrive creates virtual drives on your devices which

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T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide Unboxing

Check out some of the pictures below which come courtesy of The Droid Sector.  This marks the first time we get to see what the retail box and accompanying accessories

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Download This!: Twitoc

Twitoc is one of those apps that you see and then ask yourself why you haven’t seen it before.  It’s based around twitter but in a more simplistic manner than

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Will Google Latitude be a Foursquare Killer?

Check this out.  Google Latitude has three times the number of active users as Foursquare.  Crazy, right?  In fact, Latitude has grown 30 percent per month since 2010 started and

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Watch Google I/O From Your Desk

Can’t make it to Google I/O on May 19th and 20th?  That’s alright, there are thousands of others just like you. Fortunately, Google is going to be broadcasting the two-day

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Language Translation Added to Google Goggles (v1.1)

The latest version of Google Goggles (1.1) is out and it brings the wonderful translation feature that was demonstrated back at Mobile World Congress.  With Goggles, users can now take

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Tag, Create, and Share Your World with Tagwhat

Colorado-based Tagwhat has just launched their new augmented reality app/service/experience for Android. Using the free application, users can place digital tags anywhere and everywhere. Want to share a great deal

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ARCHOS 7 Announced, First Large Screen Android Tablet Under $200

Today find Archos formerly announcing their ARCHOS 7 home tablet which aims to bridge the gap between smart phone and desktop computers. With its 7-inch touch screen (800×480) and sleek

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UK Motorola Milestone Gets Android 2.1

UK customers with Motorola Milestone owners take notice.  Your Android 2.1 upgrade started rolling out today!  You can download the update manually from http://direct.motorola.com/hellomoto/support/update/ or you could wait a few