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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

Samsung Android-powered flip phone to be called Galaxy Golden, report says

The rumored upcoming clamshell Android-powered smartphone from Samsung will most likely be called the Galaxy Golden, reports Korean site Clien.net. Details are still somewhat light for this one but do

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Google introduces Android Device Manager

Google announced late last week that a new Android Device Manager service will make it possible to locate missing or stolen devices. Slated to roll officially out later this month,

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Verizon now offering 500MB Share Everything option for $40 per month

Right on the heels of a new plan from AT&T, Verizon sneaks in a costly entry-level option.

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T-Mobile will not stock Moto X in stores

While T-Mobile does plan to offer support for the Moto X smartphone, you won’t find one in the retail stores around the country. Speaking with AllThingsD, T-Mobile’s Chief Marketing Officer Mike

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Motorola to offer lower-cost Moto X in coming months

Like the idea of Motorola’s new Moto X smartphone line but aren’t quite sold on spending $200 for one? Perhaps you’re more of a pre-paid/no-contract type user who doesn’t like

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Jelly Bean moves forward, accounts for 40 percent of Android platform

Two out of every five Android devices accessing the Google Play Store over the last two weeks were found to run Jelly Bean.

Wallpapers

30 more grungy and rusty wallpapers for your Android

Looking to change up your Android home screen?  It doesn’t get much easier than swapping out the wallpaper; it’s one of the quickest ways to breath new life into the

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U.S. Cellular expects Moto X in August

U.S. Cellular has started taking pre-orders for the Moto X smartphone with expectations of shipping later this month (August). Priced at $199.99 with a two-year service agreement, the handset is

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Google Play Edition of Moto X is coming

Even though the newly announced Moto X smartphone runs a nearly stock Android experience, it’s still not the same thing as a pure Google build of Android. Suffice it to

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Sprint: Moto X coming “later this summer”

Sprint is one of the first wireless carriers to announce availability of the brand new Motorola Moto X. Okay, so it’s rather vague, but Sprint says it’s coming “later this

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Motorola announces Moto X for five major U.S. carriers

Motorola announced on Thursday that the Moto X will soon arrive at five major wireless providers in the United States. Indeed, the smartphone will be offered at Verizon, AT&T, Sprint,

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Facebook brings Cover Feed to standard app experience

Facebook confirmed today that the Cover Feed feature used in Facebook Home app can be used in the standard app experience. Limited to devices which can support Facebook Home, it

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AT&T tops in wireless customer care satisfaction — JD Power

Look out, AT&T is making some serious headway in the mobile space. Not only do they own the fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network, but they are also tops

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Samsung Hennessy tipped to feature dual 3.3-inch displays

  A dual-screen Samsung Hennessy may soon find its way into the world, reports Chinese website Blog of Mobile. Said to be running Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, the phone is

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Newly discovered Samsung patent hints at metal future for Galaxy devices

One of the most common complaints or knocks against the Samsung Galaxy S4 is the decision to use a plastic case and battery cover. When compared to the HTC One