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Project Elite v4 ROM:Sleek,Stable & Fast

Last week I came across a great ROM for Motorola Droid 1 (a.k.a. “OG Droid”) tucked away in Droid Forums: Project Elite v4. Now, I usually flash the major ROM developers’ work (Cyanogen, Bugless Beast, Chevy and the others on ROM Manger) because of their history, and pass up the new guys because of fear of abundant force closes and buggy performance.

Well, I’m glad I took a chance on this one.

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Graph Shows Android’s Impact on BlackBerry at Verizon

There’s nothing quite like a graph to help understand figures, estimates, and averages. It’s one thing to read about Android’s growth and RIM’s decline, but it’s entirely different when you see it in graphical form.

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CyanogenMod 6.1.0 Stable Releases Falling From The Heavens

If you own a rooted Android device, chances are CyanogenMod is a familiar, perhaps even a common, almost “household” name.  I’ve personally rooted phones for the sole purpose of installing

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Sssssh… The Droid 2 Global Announced Quietly on Facebook

There does not seem to be much of a marketing campaign going on right now for the Droid 2 Global from Verizon. Confirmed today though a facebook post, the handset is selling for $299.00 with a $100.00 mail-in rebate card. The quote from the facebook post:

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HURRY! DROID Phones Available for a Measly 1¢ on Amazon

Time for your daily dose of deals. If anyone has not pounced on previous opportunities to own a new DROID branded Android device, now is the time.

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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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Droid Pro Priced at $179.99, Due November 18

Verizon has officially announced pricing and availability for their upcoming, world-ready Droid Pro. Set to debut on November 18th, the 1GHz ‘Blackberry Killer’ will run $179.99 after a two-year service agreement and $100 mail-in rebate.

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Droid Pro Promo Material Arriving

It appears that Verizon stores are getting their training materials and handy fact cards for the Droid Pro.

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Droid Pro Expected to Run $179.99

Remember the scare we had a few weeks back where it was rumored that the Droid Pro would run $299.99 with a two-year service agreement?  Yep, turns out it was

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Beware the Droid 2, Droid X Snowbot! [VIDEO]

Listen up kids!  You’re going to want to be very careful over these next few winter months.  The Snowbot is on the loose!  Verizon recently released their latest Android-based commercial

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Motorola Acknowledges Froyo Issues for Droid X, Promises Fix

A thread went up earlier this week on Motorola’s support forum acknowledging the issues that some Droid X users are finding with the recent Android 2.2 update.  While not entirely

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Tonight on AGTN

Tonight on the Android Guys Thursday Night Droid-Cast: We will be talking Big Android BBQ!  Call in at 347-632-2112 to give us your thoughts and memories from the event. Greg

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Verizon Announces the Motorola Droid Pro [UPDATE]

UPDATE: Full press release and specs after the break: Verizon has officially announced the Droid Pro.  Before I go any farther, I just want to say that I absolutely love

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Motorola XT720 Released on Wind Mobile

Wind Mobile has released the Motorola XT720, a high-end Android device.  Think of it as the Droid without the keyboard.   This phone has a 3.7-inch display with a resolution

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And So It Begins, Verizon CEO Confirms Tiered Data Plans

I kind of want to put this article in the rant section, because it is well known how I feel about Verizon and their habits of nickel and diming their