Motorola: “Do NOT Load the Leaked 2.2 Upgrade”

Handset maker Motorola is advising Droid X customers to shy away from manually installing the leaked Froyo builds making their rounds. According to them, this could leave you S.O.L. when it comes to the official update.

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Froyo for Droid X Leaked (Updated)

Droid X owners, you’ll probably be getting a Froyo update OTA sooner rather than later, but if you need it now and want to take matters into your own hands, you can do so. Keep in mind: this is a likely unfinished, probably still buggy pre-release version of Froyo for the Droid X that ...

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Droid 2 Official for August 12th, R2D2 Version Arrives in September

The worst kept secret of the summer, the Droid 2, is now official. Starting tomorrow, August 11th, customers can begin pre-ordering the successor to arguably the most successful Android phone to date. The cost falls right in line with pretty much everything else we've seen this summer at ...

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Motorola Open Sources Droid X

It appears Motorola may have finally given us what we wanted: the open source software for the Droid X. That’s right, now developers can mess around with the 4.3-inch beast even more! This isn’t quite as exciting as the 1-Click Root that came to the Droid X just a few days ago, but ...

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Verizon Touts Mobile Hotspot in Latest Droid X Spot [VIDEO]

Verizon’s latest television commercial is out and it shows off the mobile hotspot capability built into the phone.  For those of you with this device (or the EVO 4G), you’ll know just how awesome the feature is.  Watch the 30 -second clip below and see what happens when you are at ...

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1-Click Rooting Comes to Droid X

Are you fascinated by the idea of rooting your new Droid X but scared to get involved with the sometimes-convoluted process?  Put your fears aside and check out the Windows-based app which roots (and unroots) your phone with one button.  Although the concept is rather different from methods ...

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Motorola Takes Out Another Ad Aimed at Apple

Motorola has taken out another full page newspaper for their new Droid X handset.  Like the previous one, it’s basically one big slap in Apple’s face for their iPhone 4 issues. Read the paragraph at the bottom and see all the wonderful burn for yourself.  I like to imagine that ...

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How NOT to root a Droid X

One of our friends and listeners to our weekly podcast gave us a heads up on that it seems it is kid of easy to brick your shiny new Droid X during a root/re-flash process.  He gave us a link to the Droid X forums where it is talking about the things you simply don’t... Read More

Verizon and Motorola Both Acknowledge Droid X Screen Issues

Verizon and Motorola have issued a statements regarding the Droid X‘s screen problems. Some users noticed flickering and vertical banding on their 4.3-inch screens. One unhappy camper even posted a video of it on Youtube. According to Verizon, not all Droid X’s have this issue. It ...

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Droid X Does Data Consumption, 5X Other Devices

The Droid X has only been out one week yet Verizon’s network is already feeling the effects.  Speaking at the paidContent Mobile conference earlier this week, Verizon’s business development executive director indicated that users of  their new super phone  are big on data, stating, ...

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Droid X Does Send Photos Direct to Print at Local CVS

Hey Droid X owners!  Did you know that you could snap a picture and have it sent to your local CVS and turned into a 4×6″ print?  Yeah, Droid X does that.  Break out that high-resolution 8-megapixel camera and select “Print to Retail” from the Gallery menu.  Follow the ...

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Droid X Gets Better, Already

The Droid X has been out less than a week yet it’s already receiving its first over-the-air software update.  Version.1.13.604 is rolling out and it’s not just the initial bug fixes and minor tweaks to address jitters and early complaints.  Deals, Discounts, Freebies, and More! ...

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Droid X Ad “Eagle Eye” Feels Familiar [VIDEO]

Verizon’s latest TV spot for the Droid X has arrived and it sounds like something we might have heard before.  Check out the 30 second clip and see what happens when you pick up your Droid X when you’re supposed to be working.  Alone.  At night.  Yeah, it’s not so bad after ...

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Motorola’s Response to Droid X Bootloader controversy

You have probably heard all the noise from the angry shouts in the Android Community concerning the newly released Droid X, and it’s super locked-down bootloader.  Motorola has gotten a lot of flak because they have made it next to impossible to root the Droid X, which is something that a ...

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“Droid X is Here” Clip Shows What Droid Does to Humans [VIDEO]

A slightly varied version of the Droid X teaser “See You Tomorrow” has landed online thanks to Verizon.  The spot is nearly identical in visuals right up until the end where we get to see what happens when someone sticks their hand in the floating space-like object.  Oh, and the ...

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