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Verizon's Motorola XOOM tablet receives new software update

Verizon's Motorola XOOM tablet receives new software update

posted: 03 Aug 2013, 11:56

This update to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean includes Google Now, an updated notification screen, improved voice search, adaptive keyboard that improves over time to help predict the user's next word, revised settings menu, added a...

Motorola XOOM LTE owners invited to Jelly Bean soak test

Motorola XOOM LTE owners invited to Jelly Bean soak test

posted: 11 May 2013, 11:35

Motorola's MO for a software update is to invite members of the Motorola Support Network with a specific device, to take part in a soak test; this means that a limited number of units will have a new software build installed so that...

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Motorola's "Unlock My Device" website up and running

posted: 17 Aug 2012, 22:14

Motorola has finally put up its website to help owners of certain Motorola models unlock the bootloader on the device; the site helps those with certain models set up their phone or tablet to accept third party software although there...

Motorola XOOM ICS update soak test may have begun

Motorola XOOM ICS update soak test may have begun

posted: 31 May 2012, 08:18

The Verizon Motorola XOOM was the very first tablet to get Android 3 Honeycomb. Sadly, that is still what runs on the device. However, rumor has it that an Ice Cream Sandwich update for the XOOM is right around the corner...

3 Google reference devices get CyanogenMod 9 nightlies

3 Google reference devices get CyanogenMod 9 nightlies

posted: 24 Feb 2012, 17:35

If you've been waiting for some custom Ice Cream Sandwich goodies from the good fellows of Team Douche, your wait may be over, depending on what device you have. The first official nightlies for CyanogenMod 9...

Verizon finally launches the Motorola Xoom with LTE built-in

Verizon finally launches the Motorola Xoom with LTE built-in

posted: 26 Oct 2011, 11:42

Verizon has finally launched a version of the Motorola Xoom tablet that has the 4G LTE radio already built-in and can be had for $499 with a two-year contract or $669 without the ball and chain…

Verizon Motorola XOOM owners get their 4G LTE upgrade starting tomorrow

Verizon Motorola XOOM owners get their 4G LTE upgrade starting tomorrow

posted: 28 Sep 2011, 16:52

Long time Verizon Motorola XOOM owners are finally going to get their fill of 4G LTE speeds as Big Red officially announced that the 4G LTE upgrade for the Honeycomb tablet will be available starting tomorrow, September...

Motorola XOOM 4G LTE is one step closer to reality as employee beta tests wrap up

Motorola XOOM 4G LTE is one step closer to reality as employee beta tests wrap up

posted: 30 Aug 2011, 11:21

one of our reliable tipsters informed us that Big Red is just about wrapping up their employee 4G LTE upgrade pilot, which allowed certain employees to partake in the beta test. Specifically, we’re told...

Government and business users might be the first to get the LTE upgrade to the Motorola XOOM

Government and business users might be the first to get the LTE upgrade to the Motorola XOOM

posted: 25 Aug 2011, 04:44

When the Motorola XOOM hit the market back in February, its 4G capabilities were among its top selling points. However, there was a catch – users had to sit tight and wait...

Motorola DROID BIONIC and XOOM 4G spotted on Verizon's accessories site

Motorola DROID BIONIC and XOOM 4G spotted on Verizon's accessories site

posted: 16 Aug 2011, 22:56

It now appears that we are in fact getting closer to both being released, as Verizon's own accessories site now has the place-holders for both the Motorola DROID BIONIC and XOOM 4G LTE. Verizon is known to do this...

Motorola XOOM maintenance update out now

Motorola XOOM maintenance update out now

posted: 05 Aug 2011, 22:38

Verizon is rolling out right now, a maintenance update to the Motorola XOOM that includes improvements for renting movies, enhanced SD card support and more; the OTA update is for users of Big Red's variant of the tablet only, although one for the...

Verizon roadmap confirms September 8th launch for the Motorola DROID Bionic

Verizon roadmap confirms September 8th launch for the Motorola DROID Bionic

posted: 03 Aug 2011, 20:57

Whether it's the Motorola DROID Bionic or the HTC Vigor, a roadmap leaked by an alleged Verizon employee gives us the answers to the questions we have about the launch dates for certain handsets; where is the...

Tweet purportedly lists upcoming Verizon release dates

Tweet purportedly lists upcoming Verizon release dates

posted: 30 Jul 2011, 07:46

An insider's tweet contains information on when we can expect to see the launch of some upcoming handsets for Verizon including the BlackBerry Bold 9930, the BlackBerry Torch 2 and the 4G update for the Motorola XOOM tablet...

Motorola mistakenly emailed XOOM owners about the LTE update

Motorola mistakenly emailed XOOM owners about the LTE update

posted: 09 Jun 2011, 14:58

According to Motorola, the LTE upgrade emails received yesterday were sent in error; there's no word on when your XOOM will get the update, but Motorola says that it's still in the "near future"...

Motorola contacting Verizon-branded XOOM owners about imminent LTE upgrade

Motorola contacting Verizon-branded XOOM owners about imminent LTE upgrade

posted: 07 Jun 2011, 19:45

Motorola has been contacting owners of the Verizon branded XOOM tablet to inform them that the time is here for owners to send their tablet back to the manufacturer to have it upgraded to 4G...

Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi only models don't have access to the new Movies hub yet

Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi only models don't have access to the new Movies hub yet

posted: 16 May 2011, 11:22

Naturally, the roll out of the Motorola XOOM’s Android 3.1 Honeycomb update is proceeding normally, but for some strange and unknown reason, the Wi-Fi only version of the XOOM is locked out from experiencing...

Verizon's 3G Motorola XOOM to get Android 3.1 now, other models must wait

Verizon's 3G Motorola XOOM to get Android 3.1 now, other models must wait

posted: 11 May 2011, 13:38

Motorola has announced that the Motorola XOOM 3G model for Verizon customers will be receiving an upgrade to Android 3.1 this week; other models will receive the upgrade sometime in the next few weeks...

Upcoming software update for the XOOM brings additional Bluetooth support & bug fixes

Upcoming software update for the XOOM brings additional Bluetooth support & bug fixes

posted: 28 Apr 2011, 10:48

The Motorola XOOM might have gotten the head start in bringing Android 3.0 Honeycomb to the masses, but it’s beginning to see some stiff competition from other Honeycomb flavored tablets. Regardless...

Sprint is reported to offer the Wi-Fi Motorola XOOM first with a WiMAX version later

Sprint is reported to offer the Wi-Fi Motorola XOOM first with a WiMAX version later

posted: 12 Apr 2011, 20:06

Just when we were hoping to see a WiMAX driven Motorola XOOM in the very near future, we’re now hearing reports that Sprint will basically offer the Wi-Fi only version of the tablet first – then some...

Cases for the Motorola XOOM begin to arrive at Sprint stores - indicating the inevitable

Cases for the Motorola XOOM begin to arrive at Sprint stores - indicating the inevitable

posted: 11 Apr 2011, 20:52

It seems that some Sprint stores nationwide are beginning to receive shipments on cases for the Motorola XOOM. In fact, one individual managed to snap a photo of the would be case that’s expected...

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