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Lawsuit forces Motorola to abandon XOOM name, even though it already has

Lawsuit forces Motorola to abandon XOOM name, even though it already has

posted: 21 Aug 2013, 11:55

There probably wasn't much likelihood that Motorola was going to revive the XOOM branding, but the chances are completely gone now. Motorola has been engaged in a lawsuit with Xoom Corp, an online payment provider...

Verizon’s Motorola XOOM ICS update begins to rollout

Verizon’s Motorola XOOM ICS update begins to rollout

posted: 04 Jun 2012, 17:55

Verizon announced the other day that the Motorola Xoom would finally be privy to an Ice Cream Sandwich update on June 4th. The carrier looks to be making good on its promise as the...

Verizon's Motorola XOOM is making the jump to Android 4.0 ICS starting on June 4

Verizon's Motorola XOOM is making the jump to Android 4.0 ICS starting on June 4

posted: 01 Jun 2012, 14:58

Verizon announced the wonderful news today, as they give us the concrete date of Monday, June 4th as being the day ICS will become available to the tablet. In addition to all the cool features that we...

Photo of Verizon ICS update and testing schedule leaked

Photo of Verizon ICS update and testing schedule leaked

posted: 26 Apr 2012, 17:38

A Reddit user that works for Verizon has posted several confidential images detailing the Ice Cream Sandwich testing and update schedule. What the majority of us are the most interested in is the Gingerbread to Ice Cream Sandwich...

Motorola XOOM 4G updates expire on March 31st

Motorola XOOM 4G updates expire on March 31st

posted: 05 Mar 2012, 23:12

If you haven't yet updated your Motorola XOOM tablet to LTE, time is running out as the upgrade expires at the end of this month; Motorola needs to have received your Motorola XOOM by April 11th for it to be upgraded to LTE 4G...

Hello Moto! Android 4.0 ICS update is being pushed out to the US Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi

Hello Moto! Android 4.0 ICS update is being pushed out to the US Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi

posted: 18 Jan 2012, 11:18

You heard that right people! The software update for Ice Cream Sandwich is apparently being rolled out to XOOM Wi-Fi units as we speak, bringing some much needed life to this pioneer in the Android...

Ice Cream Sandwich update being prepared for testing on the Motorola XOOM?

Ice Cream Sandwich update being prepared for testing on the Motorola XOOM?

posted: 02 Jan 2012, 21:00

With emails going out to those owners of the Google Experience version of the Motorola XOOM about a project that will soon take place for the tablet, it could mean that it will be Android 4.0 being tested on...

Motorola XOOM gets an unofficial Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich port

Motorola XOOM gets an unofficial Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich port

posted: 19 Dec 2011, 08:55

Now there is a way of getting Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich running on a Motorola XOOM. However, that is done by installing an unofficial, custom ROM, which does not work quite as one would expect...

Motorola XOOM's project improves support for Verizon's pay-as-you-go customers

Motorola XOOM's project improves support for Verizon's pay-as-you-go customers

posted: 30 Nov 2011, 03:36

The confidential "project" that is underway for the Motorola XOOM turns out to have nothing to do with the hoped for Ice Cream Sandwich OS; in fact, it might let down some owners of the tablet to know that...

Next Motorola project is for the Motorola XOOM

Next Motorola project is for the Motorola XOOM

posted: 28 Nov 2011, 00:05

Motorola has been sending out emails to owners of the Motorola DROID BIONIC, the OG Motorola DROID and now the Motorola XOOM, asking them to take part in an unnamed project for each device; participants must be a member of the Motorola Feedback...

Black Friday for Verizon includes free red HTC DROID Incredible 2

Black Friday for Verizon includes free red HTC DROID Incredible 2

posted: 21 Nov 2011, 22:22

The Black Friday kickoff to the holiday shopping season`will be celebrated by Verizon by offering free smartphones and other discounted devices; Verizon will also double the amount of monthly data you receive for $30 to...

Android 3.2 update for the Motorola XOOM is finally being rolled out in Europe after many delays

Android 3.2 update for the Motorola XOOM is finally being rolled out in Europe after many delays

posted: 01 Nov 2011, 11:31

In what seems to be an eternity, especially when it was initially expected to become available in September, which then got pushed to ‘before the end of October’, Android 3.2 Honeycomb...

Motorola XOOM to get ICS, but no definite timeline for update

Motorola XOOM to get ICS, but no definite timeline for update

posted: 24 Oct 2011, 19:15

A reliable source in the Motorola support forums has confirmed that the Motorola XOOM will get the update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, but no timeline has been set out for the update...

Now available: Motorola ATRIX 2 and Motorola XOOM Family Edition

Now available: Motorola ATRIX 2 and Motorola XOOM Family Edition

posted: 16 Oct 2011, 14:37

A couple of new Motorola products are launching today, the Motorola ATRIX 2 and the Motorola XOOM Family Edition; the former is being released by AT&T for $99 with a signed 2 year contract while the latter can be had from...

Android 3.1 update is finally available for the Motorola XOOM in Canada

Android 3.1 update is finally available for the Motorola XOOM in Canada

posted: 23 Aug 2011, 11:58

Call it a long time coming, especially when it was released in the US way back in June, Motorola XOOM owners in Canada can reap all the benefits that come along with the update – like its scrollable apps listing...

Motorola XOOM finally getting LTE upgrade... in September

Motorola XOOM finally getting LTE upgrade... in September

posted: 26 Jul 2011, 13:36

It looks like Motorola XOOM users on Verizon can finally have something solid to look forward to as a leaked memo has confirmed that the LTE upgrades will begin in September. Of course, there's no word on if Verizon has shortened...

Motorola XOOM confirmed for Honeycomb 3.2 update, Verizon users getting it in

Motorola XOOM confirmed for Honeycomb 3.2 update, Verizon users getting it in "coming weeks"

posted: 15 Jul 2011, 06:45

The Motorola XOOM was the first device to come with Android Honeycomb and it's going to be among the first getting the 3.2 update: “Android 3.2 rolling out in phases for Wi-Fi only devices…

Android 3.2 rollout begins, brings SD support to Xoom, source already in AOSP

Android 3.2 rollout begins, brings SD support to Xoom, source already in AOSP

posted: 12 Jul 2011, 14:12

The Android 3.2 update has begun a small rollout, and it looks like the update will not only bring the new zoom compatibility mode for non-Honeycomb apps, but it will finally turn on the SD support that Xoom...

Motorola XOOM soon to get Android 3.2?

Motorola XOOM soon to get Android 3.2?

posted: 07 Jul 2011, 19:05

A message written on the web site of the Android Open Source Project suggests that Android 3.2 could be coming soon to those with the Motorola XOOM, the message was written by someone apparently at Google in response to to an issue that the tablet has...

Android 3.1 Honeycomb update is being rolled out globally to the Motorola XOOM

Android 3.1 Honeycomb update is being rolled out globally to the Motorola XOOM

posted: 22 Jun 2011, 12:20

Motorola announced today through their European Facebook page that Android 3.1 Honeycomb is being pushed out to units outside of the US. From the sound of it all, European owners of the XOOM can expect to...

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