AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up: Google Buys Motorola, Droid HD Appears, and More!

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from the last week, shall we?  There was plenty to talk about in the world of Android, but we’ve narrowed it down to a few items.  Hit the break to watch Phil run through some of the stuff we’re still talking ...

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It’s Unanimous – Android Partners ‘Welcome’ the Google and Motorola Deal [UPDATE]

If you thought that other Android players would be upset of the news of Google acquiring Motorola this morning, then you’d be wrong. At least initially.  Early press quotes indicate that 4-out-of-4 OHA partners are in agreement and each of them ‘welcome’ the deal.  All four ...

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BREAKING: Google Acquires Motorola for 12.5 Billion to ‘Supercharge’ Android

It’s a huge day for Android today as Google just announced that they’ve acquired Motorola Mobility.  Yes, that Motorola.  New CEO Larry Page just put the word out on the official Google blog that they have opened their wallets up to the tune of 12.5 billion in an effort to ...

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Droid Bionic Specs Finally Confirmed by Motorola

It’s been a long road for the Bionic, from its announcement back at CES to Motorola’s delay, aimed at bringing an “improved form factor,” and most recently, a rumored August 4th launch date. We’ve heard several different rumors as far as specs go, and it appears ...

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Motorola Dinara to be Verizon’s Next Big Android?

The rumor mill has started to spin again this week, this time giving us a glimpse towards the specifications of a new Motorola phone for Verizon. The device, known internally as the Dinara,  will supposedly run Android 2.3 Gingerbread, pack 1GB of RAM, and be powered by a TI processor (the ...

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Motorola Xoom Android 3.2 Update Rolling Out, Includes SD Card Support

We first heard about Android 3.2 when Huawei announced their 7-inch MediaPad last month, and we learned that it is essentially a version of Honeycomb that was built with more processors and smaller displays in mind. It would appear that the guys over at DroidLife have gotten their hands on some ...

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Leaked Motorola Videos Provide Look at Droid 3

A few tutorial videos have leaked online, showing the Droid 3 in moving pictures.  This is noteworthy because up until now, we’ve only had static images and rumors for the unannounced Motorola handset.  Take a look at the few clips below and you’ll get a decent glimpse of the ...

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Motorola Dropping Android for their Own OS?

An insider recently said that Motorola is secretly planning a team of trained developers to create their own OS. They are doing this to lessen how much they depend on Android.

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Android 3.0 Era Begins, Motorola XOOM On Sale

The age of Android 3.0 begins today with the release of the Motorola XOOM. Grab the 10.1-inch tablet at a Verizon store near you!

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Motorola “Not Entertaining” Windows Phone 7, is 100% Committed to Android

Worried that Motorola might consider hedging their bets? Don't be. The company is in love with Android and doesn't need to look beyond the platform.

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Sprint Adds Rugged Motorola i886 to Android Lineup

Sprint quietly dropped another Android-powered handset in the lineup yesterday with the rugged Motorola i886. Running an unknown version of Android, the phone is the first to feature a side-sliding QWERTY keyboard with Nextel Direct Connect.

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Rumor: Motorola Working on Another Pair of Ruggedized Android Phones for 2011

The word around the campfire is that Motorola is prepping two ruggedized handsets along the lines of the T-Mobile DEFY. Expected sometime in the middle of 2011, these phones are said to run less than the DEFY by as much as half.

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Rumor: Motorola’s 7-Inch MOTOPAD to Launch with Android 3.0

We don’t even have an announcement for Android 2.3 yet we’re already hearing about Android 3.0 ‘Honeycomb’.  According to a tweet from mobile-review (Eldar Murtazin), Motorola is prepping their first tablet, the 7-inch MOTOPAD with Android 3.0 under the hood.  Wow, ...

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Motorola Introduces Us to Droid 2 Global [VIDEO]

Widely expected to arrive with much fanfare and hype, the Droid 2 Global simply appeared on Verizon's website without so much as a peep. To Motorola's credit, at least they have put together a YouTube video to publicly show off the new features of the world's first 1.2GHz smart phone.

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Motorola Reports Earnings Boost, Gives Android Credit

Motorola reported its biggest profit in 3 years in the 3rd Quarter of 2010. Motorola credits Google’s Android powered smart phones for the jump in sales. Motorola’s mobile division rose by 20 percent from just a year ago thanks to the new Droid 2 and Droid X. Motorola shipped out 3.8 million ...

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