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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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T-Mobile may introduce data passport plan with international coverage

T-Mobile is slated to usher in the third phase of its Uncarrier initiative this evening and there is plenty of buzz as to what might be announced. We’ve previously heard

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Big Android BBQ app updated on eve of 2013 event

With but a few hours separating today and the start of the fourth annual Big Android BBQ we now have an updated app experience. If you’re headed to Dallas for

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Android team intros three new developer features for Google Play Games

Today we’re announcing three new features in Google Play Games that make it easier to understand what players are doing in your game, manage your game features more effectively, and

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Samsung flip phone spied with unnecessary Snapdragon 800 CPU

You know what you need in your flip phone? You need Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and a quad-core Snapdragon processor.  At least that’s what Samsung thinks. A newly discovered SM-W2014

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Android 4.3 pushed out to AT&T’s HTC One

Effective yesterday, October 8, the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update has started rolling out for the AT&T version of the HTC One. In addition to the standard fare of Android

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U.S. Cellular now offering Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Gear

U.S. Cellular on Wednesday confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear are now available for purchase. Offered through the retail store and online portals, the pair cost

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Samsung announces Galaxy Round for Korean market

The Android 4.3 smartphone becomes the world’s first commercialized full HD Super AMOLED flexible display

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New Motorola DVX price and hardware details come to light

New details emerging for the upcoming Motorola DVX suggest the smartphone could closely resemble the Moto X on the inside as well as the outside. Reportedly, the DVX will employ a Snapdragon

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Samsung eyeing new acquisitions to help bolster services

Samsung is looking to scoop up a company or two to help bolster its portfolio of services and features, reports the Wall Street Journal. After losing out on Waze to

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Motorola reportedly prepping 6.3-inch Xplay, Droid Quantum for 2014

Motorola could be ready to introduce a 6.3-inch Xplay device in 2014, or so says a “reliable” Weibo source. There’s little known about this honker other than it should debut

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Nexus 5 battery capacities may differ with internal storage

The upcoming Nexus 5 smartphone could employ two different battery capacities, reports PhoneArena. Not only will Google offer the handset with 16GB and 32GB internal storage options, but the battery

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Entry-level Samsung SGH-T399 ‘Garda’ expected at T-Mobile

T-Mobile USA should soon introduce a new entry-level Android smartphone, reports @evleaks. Known by the code name of “Garda”, the Samsung SGH-T399 runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and reportedly features a

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HP Chromebook 11 intro’d with ARM processor

As expected, Google and HP on Tuesday introduced an ARM-based HP Chromebook 11. Available immediately for $279 through HP, Amazon, and Best Buy, the 2.3 pound device employs a Samsung

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Appstore Developer Select rewards developers who optimize apps for Kindle Fire line

Amazon on Tuesday announced a new initiative which rewards developers who optimize Android apps for the Kindle Fire line of tablets. Known as the Appstore Developer Select program, incentives include

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Samsung takes aim at Google Glass with ‘Gear Glass’

Look surprised when we tell you this next bit of information, but Samsung is looking to introduce its own take on Google Glass. Called — wait for it — Gear