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Here are five popular phones bought by Verizon customers before the iPhone arrived

Here are five popular phones bought by Verizon customers before the iPhone arrived

posted: 26 Oct 2014, 21:10

February 10th, 2011 was a historic day in the history of Verizon Wireless. On that day, Big Red finally started ringing up sales of the Apple iPhone. To be certain, Verizon customers had to wait a long...

8 classic Android smartphones that blew our minds back in the day

8 classic Android smartphones that blew our minds back in the day

posted: 06 Aug 2014, 03:33

Like most other things in the world, Android had a bumpy start. It took a great amount of software enhancement, hardware experimentation and, not of lesser importance, Verizon's huge marketing budget, in order to finally...

Motorola DROID X gets security update (and no, we don't mean the Motorola Moto X)

Motorola DROID X gets security update (and no, we don't mean the Motorola Moto X)

posted: 07 Sep 2013, 03:22

The Motorola DROID X was the result of the manufacturer's brainstorming on how to take advantage of what was then a major sensation with the Motorola DROID; phone buyers who never heard of Android just...

Motorola DROID X is one hot handset as it survives a campfire

Motorola DROID X is one hot handset as it survives a campfire

posted: 20 Jul 2012, 12:11

There was a time when the Motorola DROID X was a hot model, but just because it has cooled off from its launch back in 2010 doesn't mean that you need to toast it like a marshmallow; one DROID X owner, feeling no pain, dropped...

Motorola DROID X is treated to a new software update bringing improvements and bug fixes

Motorola DROID X is treated to a new software update bringing improvements and bug fixes

posted: 23 Feb 2012, 22:53

Long gone as being regarded as one of the big guns for Verizon, there’s no kidding that the Motorola DROID X had a great run, but owners will appreciate that it’s still seeing some love in the...

Motorola DROID X marks the spot for new Motorola soak test

Motorola DROID X marks the spot for new Motorola soak test

posted: 17 Feb 2012, 23:48

Motorola is sending out requests for those with a Motorola DROID X to participate in a soak test of software version 4.5.621; those interested in participating in the test need to register with the Motorola Owner's Forum...

Verizon outs an Andriod 2.3 bug fix via update for the Droid X

Verizon outs an Andriod 2.3 bug fix via update for the Droid X

posted: 16 Aug 2011, 09:41

Verizon Wireless has just released a small update for the original Motorola Droid X that will fix any bugs that users of the device may have experienced since having their software updated to Android 2.3 Gingerbread…

Motorola DROID X now supports Netflix app

Motorola DROID X now supports Netflix app

posted: 15 Jun 2011, 20:44

Motorola DROID X owners didn't understand how owners of the Motorola DROID could have Netflix on their device before they did; all is forgiven since the one time Verizon flagship model now supports the movie and television streaming app...

How to update your Motorola DROID X to Gingerbread

How to update your Motorola DROID X to Gingerbread

posted: 01 Jun 2011, 17:10

Last week Verizon stated that the final version would be made available on May 27th. What wasn't disclosed is that it was being rolled-out to Motorola "Soak Testers" first to try out. Everything must have been OK with those private testers,...

Gingerbread update confirmed for Verizon's Motorola DROID X, coming May 27th

Gingerbread update confirmed for Verizon's Motorola DROID X, coming May 27th

posted: 25 May 2011, 07:03

Verizon’s Motorola DROID X is one of the most popular Android devices, but up until now DROID X users were stuck with earlier version of Google’s platform. Now, Verizon has posted information about the upcoming...

Gingerbread said to be coming to the Motorola DROID X, DROID Pro and DROID 2/Global

Gingerbread said to be coming to the Motorola DROID X, DROID Pro and DROID 2/Global

posted: 23 May 2011, 22:48

For the original Motorola DROID, Android 2.2 marks the end of the line as a response to an inquiry in the Motorola Support Forum brings a semi-official response that Android 2.3 is coming to the Motorola...

Motorola DROID X, DROID 2 and First-gen DROID each get Netflix app ported to it

Motorola DROID X, DROID 2 and First-gen DROID each get Netflix app ported to it

posted: 12 May 2011, 23:30

While this afternoon's announcement of the launch of the Netflix app for Android shut out all Motorola Android devices, the guys at Xda-developers found a way to port over the software to three DROID models...

Motorola DROID X to get its Gingerbread update on May 13th?

Motorola DROID X to get its Gingerbread update on May 13th?

posted: 06 May 2011, 07:56

Motorola is said to be waiting for Verizon to sign off on the latest Gingerbread build for the Motorola DROID X; speculation now centers on May 13th as the possible date for the OTA upgrade to take place...

Motorola DROID X hits 1918 points on Quadrant after Gingerbread update

Motorola DROID X hits 1918 points on Quadrant after Gingerbread update

posted: 20 Apr 2011, 11:01

The Gingerbread update for the Motorola DROID X has been live for about a week now, but the improvements that it brings seem to be anything but solely superficial. According to the feedback that we just got from...

Motorola DROID X gets Android 2.3 OTA upgrade; is Netflix coming to the device?

Motorola DROID X gets Android 2.3 OTA upgrade; is Netflix coming to the device?

posted: 12 Apr 2011, 21:53

The Motorola DROID X received an OTA upgrade today that takes the device to Android 2.3.3 and brings a new Bootloader to the phone which will kill off root access; speculation that there is a .jar file...

Gingerbread update to DROID X and DROID 2 leaks on the web

Gingerbread update to DROID X and DROID 2 leaks on the web

posted: 29 Mar 2011, 08:29

It was only about a month that separated the launch dates of the Motorola DROID X and the Motorola DROID 2 when they...

Verizon cuts the price on Droid handsets; R2-D2 version is now free with a 2 year contract

Verizon cuts the price on Droid handsets; R2-D2 version is now free with a 2 year contract

posted: 02 Mar 2011, 02:11

Looking to clear the shelves before the new wave of dual-core and 4G Android devices make it to Verizon, the carrier has cut prices by $100 or more on the older crop of Droid models; for example,...

Motorola DROID X not only gets a cut in price, but also a cut in internal memory

Motorola DROID X not only gets a cut in price, but also a cut in internal memory

posted: 15 Feb 2011, 22:24

Verizon has slashed the price of its flagship Motorola DROID X to $149.99 while Costco has the device for as low as $9.99 with a 2 year contract; at the same time, the DROID X will now come with a 2GB...

Amazon slashes the price of the Motorola DROID 2 Global to a penny & DROID X to $20

Amazon slashes the price of the Motorola DROID 2 Global to a penny & DROID X to $20

posted: 04 Feb 2011, 15:24

Verizon is being targeted seeing that Amazon is now selling the Motorola DROID 2 Global for a shiny penny for new customers signing a 2-year contract. Furthermore, you’ve got the almighty Motorola...

Screenshots hint to possible Gingerbread update for the Motorola DROID X soon?

Screenshots hint to possible Gingerbread update for the Motorola DROID X soon?

posted: 01 Feb 2011, 14:48

Recent leaked screenshots show off what appears to be a BLUR-like build of Android 2.3 Gingerbread for the Motorola DROID X. So far, it seems to follow accordingly to what's found on the Motorola ATRIX 4G...

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