Verizon has just announced the long-awaited and heavily-rumored Motorola DROID 4 - marketed as the thinnest LTE smartphone with a QWERTY keyboard! Available sometime in the coming weeks, let's see what else that monster of a phone has to offer.Naturally, the DROID 4 is the latest addition to the legendary DROID line-up by VZW, and that alone makes us incredibly excited about it. The phone certainly looks great to us. It's using the same familiar design style of the DROID RAZR, but of course adds a 5-row QWERTY keyboard.Under the hood, the Motorola DROID 4 will be packed with high-end hardware, including a 1.2 GHz processor, 1GB of RAM and 8MP camera. Software-wise, the device is going to launch with Gingerbread 2.3.5 (no tears, please), but will later be updated to Ice Cream Sandwich.As we said, the Motorola DROID 4 for Verizon is going to launch in the following weeks, but a price has not been announced as of yet. We can imagine that it'll ship with a price tag of around $250 to $300 … [Read more...] about Verizon DROID 4 by Motorola is announced!
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Just when we all thought we heard the last whispers about the very first Honeycomb tablet, the Motorola XOOM, it’s back in the spotlight as Motorola unloaded a press release today mentioning something that’s rather concerning.Well, remember that killer deal that Woot.com offered last year for refurbished Motorola XOOM tablets, where they were selling them for $399? Apparently, it seems that approximately 100 out of a batch of 6,200 XOOMs were improperly refurbished, thus, resulting in some units retaining the information of the previous owner. Therefore, it’s possible that data such as photographs, documents, passwords, social networking information, and other personal information could’ve been retained on units when they were sold through Woot. Specifically, the affected models were sold between October and December 2011. For the rest sold outside of the time period in question, Motorola is adamantly confirming that units were properly refurbished.In its … [Read more...] about Roughly 100 Motorola XOOM tablets sold by Woot were improperly refurbished
Today, Verizon Wireless officially announced that it will be adding two LTE-enabled tablets to its lineup – the Motorola DROID XYBOARD 10.1 and DROID XYBOARD 8.2. Both devices are rebranded versions of the Motorola XOOM 2 and XOOM 2 Media Edition respectively, and are pretty much identical to their European counterparts, save for the LTE radio.Both tablets are slimmer and lighter than their predecessor, the original Motorola XOOM, and run Android 3.2 Honeycomb out of the box. In terms of hardware, the tablets are pretty similar to one another as they are both powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor backed up by a gig of RAM and have a pair of cameras – a 5-megapixel one on the back and a 1.3-megapixel front-facing shooter. Besides, both of them offer high-definition displays reinforced with Corning Gorilla Glass and protected by a water-repellent coating.However, there are differences that set them apart. While the DROID XYBOARD 10.1 is tailored with business customers in … [Read more...] about Motorola DROID XYBOARD tablets are now official, coming to Verizon this month
Are you eying the Motorola DROID RAZR, but don’t have the funds at the moment to pick it up? Well, if you happen to live the Los Angeles area, you’ll have the opportunity of scooping one up in an upcoming scavenger hunt being hosted by Motorola and musician Cee Lo Green – yes, you heard that right, Cee Lo Green people!Essentially, the Grammy Award Winning artist will be hiding a Motorola DROID RAZR in white somewhere within the Los Angeles area today. Actually, the city-wide scavenger hunt will be happening from noon to 6 PM PT. Clues for the location of Cee Lo’s holiday elf carrying the DROID RAZR by Motorola will be posted on Moto’s Twitter feeds starting at 2:00 PM PT. Do you want to participate, but don’t live in the area? Well, there’s still good news for you seeing that you’ll have the chance to win the DROID RAZR via Twitter as well, because Motorola is giving everyone a chance to win one of six devices by using the #WhiteRazrXmas … [Read more...] about Cee Lo Green and Motorola will host an L.A.-based scavenger hunt for the New DROID RAZR in white
Later this month, Apple will be squaring off in court against Google's wholly owned Motorola Mobility subsidiary. The case revolves around alleged smartphone patent infringements and on Thursday, presiding Federal Judge Richard Posner made some preliminary rulings against the Cupertino based tech titan. The Judge ruled against Apple's request not to allow Motorola Mobility to use in court, quotes from the late Steve Jobs. Apparently, Motorola's attorneys are planning on putting on record quotes attributed to the late Apple co-founder that were published in Walter Isaacson's biography, Steve Jobs.Motorola wants to show the jury that Steve Jobs was willing to use everything he had to destroy Android. Among the quotes in Isaacon's book are, "I will spend my last dying breath if I need to, and I will spend every penny of Apple’s $40 billion in the bank, to right this wrong," and, "I’m going to destroy Android, because it’s a stolen product. I’m willing to go … [Read more...] about Judge allows Motorola to use Steve Jobs’ quotes vowing Android’s destruction