Droid and Lego NXT solve a 7x7x7 Rubik’s Cube

David Gilday has done it again! The inventor of the Lego NXT Rubik’s Cube-solving robot has beefed it up with none other than a Motorola Droid. Now his monster is rocking Android and solving Rubik’s cubes all over town. The video below shows this robot solving a 7x7x7 Rubik’s ...

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Droid Set for Android 2.2 Update in July

The Motorola Droid appears poised to be the first handset to see Android 2.2 aside from the Nexus One.  A recently leaked image shows the Droid salted for the update in late July while the brand new Droid X is scheduled for August.  PhoneDog has since received confirmation of the Droid update ...

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Want Android 2.2 on Your Droid? Go For It!

Verizon Droid owners will be happy to learn that an unofficial port of Android 2.2 has made its way into the wild today.  At nearly 100 percent operational, the only missing ingredient is WiFi connectivity.  For some, that’s a small price to pay considering all the great stuff that comes ...

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Motorola Says “Follow This Thread” for Droid Froyo News

In my opinion, Motorola is doing a fantastic of letting people know what’s going on as it pertains to Android.  They have twice released a timeline that shows when each of their phones are expected to get updated to Android 2.1 “Eclair”.  As for how efficiently they are going ...

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Motorola Droid to Get Android 2.2 (Froyo) in “Near Future”

Not content with their Android 2.1 update from a few weeks ago, Motorola Droid owners are already looking for 2.2 (Froyo) information.  Our inbox and twitter feed has been hammered with requests from Droid users begging for the latest Android release.  “How long will we have to ...

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Samsung Galaxy 2 Rumors Back in Action

We first reported on a rumored Samsung Galaxy 2 back in early December.  At the time,  we only had a tweet to go by.  The specs included a 4-inch, 32GB device with Android 2.1 as the backbone.  Today we’re hearing a slightly different, if not fuller, list of specs – 1GHz ...

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First Thoughts on 2.0.1

About an hour ago I received an update to 2.0.1 on my Droid and I thought I’d go through a few of my first impressions on the update. First and foremost I need to praise the update procedure itself. Prior to the Droid I had an LG Dare which was, in nearly every way, a... Read More

Audio Issues Plaguing Droid Owners

We’ve seen a few reports of Droid owners experiencing audio issues with ringers and sms volume over the last few days.  Apparently, it’s not something isolated to a select few users and affects people in different ways.  The most common problem can be described as the external ...

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Verizon Deploys 100,000 Droids on First Weekend

The estimates are starting to roll in from last weekend’s launch of Verizon’s Droid handsets.  Unofficially, the number is pegged at 100,000 units moved.  This figure comes from  Mark McKechnie, an analyst at Broadpoint AmTech Inc.  who said Verizon had 200,000 Droids ready to ...

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Motorola Droid and HTC Eris Release Date is (Almost) Official

In what many consider to be just short of an official announcement, Boy Genius Report is stating that one of their contacts confirmed that both the Motorola Droid and HTC Eris will debut on Verizon on November 6th. This is consistent with previous information reported here and elsewhere. ...

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Promotional Goodies Being Sent out for “Droid Does 11.09″

Some promotional material for the Droid Does campaign is starting to make its rounds throughout the tech and mobile community. Although a firm date has not been set yet as to when to expect the pre-sale or sale date, the rumors are starting to swirl around both October 28th and November 6th. ...

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