A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to World Domination

Google purchased the Android, Inc. company back in 2005, then announced the Open Handset Alliance in, 2007.  Then in the Fall of 2008, the lowly T-Mobile G1 was open to the public.  But the initial business model that Google put forth may have gone awry in the time since up to now. In the ...

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Motorola Defy+ Pre-Orders Start in the UK, Free on Contract

Motorola officially announced the Motorola Defy+ last month which is successor to their famous rugged Android powered device known as Motorola Defy, and it comes with some slightly upgraded features. The device was announced for Asian, European and Latin American markets. It would appear that ...

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U.S. Cellular Clears $199.99 Motorola Electrify for September Launch

U.S. Cellular has added another Android smart phone to their roster today, announcing the upcoming release of the Motorola Electrify. Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread and featuring a dual-core 1GHz processor, the handset is essentially a re-branded Photon 4G. Like the Sprint counterpart, ...

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Create the Next Droid Bionic Ad and Win Cash in $25,000 Contest

Think you have what it takes to come up with a great television spot for the Droid Bionic.  Prove it!  Sign up for the new $25,000 contest kicking off today put your ideas to the test.  The challenge spans the next few weeks and will be broken into three main phases – Idea, Pitch, and... ...

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Motorola Announces Gingerbread for Droid 2 Global

Motorola announced earlier this morning that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update is available for the Droid 2 Global.  Not to be confused with the update that was recently announced by Verizon, this is for the world-ready version of the handset.  According to the Motorola forums, the update is ...

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Orange to Launch Motorola FIRE in France

A few days ago Motorola officially announced the Motorola Pro+ which comes with a QWERTY keyboard and business style look. Now Motorola is planning to launch another similarly designed phone known as Motorola FIRE.  This time, however, we’re not talking the USA as it’s expected to ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up: Free T-Mobile Phones, Samsung Galaxy Note, and More!

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from 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 video after the break and join our own Phil Esposito as he runs through some of... ...

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9MP Photo From the Motorola Dinara

Take a look at the photo to the left, it’s a beauty isn’t it? Just look at the detail and the crisp, contrasting colours…Ok so whoever took this photo could have chosen a more interesting subject, but at least the photos statistics are a little more intriguing. It’s a ...

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Motorola Announces the Pro+

      Continuing the trend started with the successor to the Defy, the Defy+, Motorola has announced the sequel to the Pro. The Pro+ is set to hit shelves in Europe and Asia this October, it’s powered by an adequate 1GHz processor and has a Blackberry-esque full portrait ...

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Verizon Says Droid Bionic Twitter Account Isn’t Official

Earlier today we learned that the Droid Bionic would be dropping on September 8th, as seen in a tweet from @DroidBionic. As it turns out, this Twitter account is not affiliated with either Verizon or Motorola. What exactly does that mean? Basically, the September 8th date may or may not be ...

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Droid Bionic to Launch with New Webtop Accessory

One of the notable features that we’re looking forward to seeing in the redesigned Droid Bionic is the support for the laptop dock and/or HD station.  Widely considered one of the standout reasons to buy an Atrix 4G (AT&T) or Photon 4G (Sprint), it adds a new level of functionality to ...

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Motorola Tweet Confirms Droid Bionic for September 8

A tweet from the Official Motorola Droid Bionic Twitter account has confirmed yesterday that September 8th will be the release date for the long-awaited handset.  Of course we’ll likely get a full-on press announcement in the next few days as Motorola and Verizon really want to make sure ...

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SouthernLINC Wireless Now Offering $149.99 Motorola Titanium

Atlanta-based SouthernLINC Wireless has begun offering the Motorola Titanium this week, essentially doubling their Android smart phone lineup.  Running Android Android 2.1 Eclair and featuring Push to Talk technology, the handset offers subscribers a 3.1-inch touch display, full portrait QWERTY ...

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AT&T Roadmap Leaked, Android Goodies Inside

It looks like the guys over at PocketNow have gotten their hands on AT&T’s roadmap for the rest of 2011. Of course, nothing is confirmed, and this could very well be a fabricated list. The lineup includes a total of six Android phones, all packing Android 2.3.3 (with the exception of ...

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The NPD Group: Google Acquisition Has Potential to Revitalize Flagging Motorola

  According to leading market research company “The NPD Group,” Android continues to dominate US smartphone market share. They say Android accounts for a whopping 52% of units sold in Q2 2011, iOS also gained a slight quarterly rise to 29% but BBOS fell to 11% with Windows ...

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