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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

NVIDIA updates TegraZone to support all Android devices

NVIDIA today issued an update to its TegraZone app (v 2.9) which sees much wider device support. No longer relegated to Tegra-powered devices, it lets players and gamers from other

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Amazon’s game console to launch in 2014, report indicates

Amazon will debut a game console later this year which will run Android, says gaming-centric site VG247. Expected to launch with a sub-$300 price tag, the console will reportedly allow

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Nokia X (Normandy) specs revealed to be entry-level

Likely aimed at first-time smartphone buyers, Nokia’s first Android features low-end hardware The purported specifications for Nokia’s first Android smartphone have leaked online, pointing to an entry-level experience. ¬†According to

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Rovio: We’re not in bed with the NSA

So you’ve heard a rumor this week that the NSA was pulling data from Rovio’s popular Angry Birds games, eh? Could it be true? Is Rovio really helping out the

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Amazon intros new tools for developers selling HTML5 apps

Amazon today introduced a number of new tools for mobile developers looking to publish HTML5 apps and games. Effective immediately, developers can set list prices for their web-based apps and

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Boost Mobile debuts 5.7-inch Boost MAX

The $300 device is the no-contract carrier’s first crack at the so-called phablet form factor Boost Mobile on Tuesday introduced its first plus-sized smartphone, the 5.7-inch Boost MAX. Powered by

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Sprint adds 40 markets to LTE footprint

Sprint on Monday announced that it has added another 40 markets to its 4G LTE network. The areas, which seem to be scattered all over the country, bring the total

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HTC M8 to feature on-screen buttons, report indicates

The upcoming HTC ‘M8’ smartphone will be HTC’s first handset to employ on-screen buttons. At least that’s what a recent tweet from evleaks tells us. Generally speaking, it’s a mixed

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Aio Wireless now offering $50 Samsung Galaxy Amp

Aio Wireless on Friday announced that the no-contract carrier is now offering Samsung smartphones at discounted pricing. Available now through March 13, customers can pick up the Galaxy Amp for

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Sprint unveils $30 ZTE Optik 2 tablet

Sprint this morning announced the ZTE Optik 2, an Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean tablet with a rock bottom price tag. Powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with 1GB

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Qualcomm acquires 2,400 Palm, iPAQ, and Bitfone patents from HP

Qualcomm on Thursday announced that it has acquired a patent portfolio that includes content spanning Palm, IPAQ, and BitFone. Of the 2,400 total patents, roughly 1,000 come from the U.S.

App Reviews

Blendoku app review

If you’re like me then you like to play your mobile games in short, few minute bursts a couple of times a day. Once in a while you might find

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Nokia’s Mobile World Congress event could be long-awaited foray into Android

Nokia may finally announce its first Android-powered smartphone at Mobile World Congress, according to the latest round of reports. An invitation being sent out today has people buzzing that we

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LG G Pro 2 due in February – Korean report

LG will introduce the G Pro 2 at Mobile World Congress in late February, says Korea’s ETNews. The handset is expected to run Android 4.4 KitKat and feature a 6-inch

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo press images leak ahead of debut

Guess what! The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo (or, Lite) looks an awful lot like the standard version of the plus-sized device. A source close to SamMobile has passed along