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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

Scout navigation app intros real-time social meet up and ETA sharing

GPS and navigation application Scout has a new update this week folds in a layer of social sharing. With the latest release of Scout users will be able to share

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T-Mobile to sunset Classic plans at retail partners starting in November

As many of you already know, T-Mobile has done away with phone subsidies through its website and retail locations. Partner such as Walmart and Best Buy, however, have been able

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BRIEF: FreedomPop debuts first 100 percent free mobile service

FreedomPop, the free wireless internet company, today on its one year anniversary launched its beta of the world’s first completely free mobile service with free voice, text and data. The

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An Android 4.4 KitKat concept we could get behind

Here’s a conceptual look at Android 4.4 KitKat with which we could fall fast in love. Google+ user Nikolai Prettner has put together a mockup for what the gallery and

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Nexus 5 spied in clearest picture yet

We’re officially into October which means we’re fairly confident that the next-generation Nexus smartphone is due this month. Photos, leaks, and rumors have been gathering steam over the last few

Accessory Reviews

Lifeproof Samsung Galaxy S3 case review

Are you the type of mobile user who needs protection against drops and water? You’ll have a hard time finding something better than Lifeproof’s Galaxy S3 case. Designed to withstand

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MetroPCS now offering LG Optimus F6 for $199

MetroPCS announced on Monday that the no-contract carrier is now offering the LG Optimus F6. Priced at $199, the smartphone runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a 4.5-inch display,

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ai.type 2.0 includes contextual grammar checking, crowdsourced prediction

A new 2.0 (beta) release of ai.type is available to download and install, bringing about contextual grammar checking and crowdsourced prediction. Smarter than ever, the keyboard app also features dynamic

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RadioShack to carry Samsung Galaxy Note 3

RadioShack confirmed on Monday that the retailer will stock the AT&T and Sprint  version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Starting on Friday, October 4, customers will be able to purchase

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Samsung ChatON reaches 100 Million users

Samsung Electronics is proud to announce that ChatON now has a global subscriber base of over 100 million users. The service was launched in October 2011, hitting the 50 million

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HTC readying 5.2-inch waterproof Butterfly 2, leaks suggest

HTC is reportedly working on a successor to last year’s Butterfly smartphone which could feature a 5.2-inch 1080p HD display and offer protection against water. Details are rumored to include

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Gmail app update opens door to potential inbox advertising

The recently announced update to the official Gmail application for Android may soon allow for inbox advertisement. After digging through the APK code of the new mail client, AndroidPolice spotted

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Google Japan launches Android vending machines in Tokyo

Google Japan has rolled out three Google Play vending machines in Tokyo, each designed to help sell 18 different games. Those who have smartphones running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

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T-Mobile’s next big changes may include refurbished devices in-store

T-Mobile’s Uncarrier strategy seems to be paying off for the carrier but that doesn’t mean they’re going to rest on their laurels. New rumors suggest a third phase of the

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LG G2 camera inspired by Lizzy, the chicken

So you want to see what optical image stabilization does to your videos, eh? Check out LG’s new YouTube clip which shows where the inspiration came from and how it