Motorola at CES: Flash for Droid, 2.1 for Cliq, Backflip for AT&T?

Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha’s press event at CES today lasted less than half an hour but he crammed some fairly big news into that short time. The highlights:

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AT&T Confirms Android Plans – 5 Handsets in First Half of 2010

AT&T has finally added their name to the list of carriers officially on board with Android.  Coming not a moment too soon, the nation’s 4th largest carrier announced today that five Android-based handsets are coming in the first half of 2010.  Speaking at the 4th annual AT&T ...

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Total Ownership Cost for Nexus One as Compared to Other Handsets

After watching all the ads,  you’re finally thinking about getting a new smart phone but not sure what to get. Maybe price is an issue, or maybe it performance. Ether way I hope that this is a help to your new year shopping. It seems that the guys at BillShrink have put a nice ...

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Motorola Devour Gets Silver Finish – Nearing Release?

A BGR tipster passed along a picture of the Motorola Devour in a silver finish as well as some basic feedback about the device. According to them, the keyboard is “nice” and somehow “easier to use” than the Motorola DROID. Maybe it was MOTOBLUR, maybe it’s the trackpad ...

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Motorola’s 4.3-Inch ‘Mirage’ Headed for China

Motorola seems to be really swinging for the fences with their Android handsets.  Take a look at the rumored Mirage (or Shadow) for a glimpse as to what the handset maker is up to now.  A BGR tipster has passed along some specs to this device which is said to be headed to China. ...

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Nearly Full List of Motorola Opus One Specs Leaks

The Motorola Opus One has been pretty much all but confirmed at this point.  We’ve seen pictures of the device and heard silly stories about its life in the wild.  Up until now, the specs were pretty much rumor and conjecture.  Today the picture gets somewhat clearer thanks to a Boy ...

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More Motorola XT701 Pics and Specs Coming Together

The guys over at LeakDroid stumbled across a handful of pictures of the upcoming Motorola XT701.  Posted originally on the blog at zol.com.cn (translated), we’re getting a few more decent glimpses of the “Sholes Tablet”.  If the phone looks a little Droid-like, that’s ...

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Motorola Backflip Headed to AT&T

Our friends over at phandroid were just passed along some images of the Motorola Motus.  According to their tipster, we can start calling this one the Enzo, however it might be Backflip by the time it rolls out.  The images finally help us understand just how the hinges and backflipping is ...

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Motorola Zeppelin Looking Sexier as it Preps for Flight

The Motorola (XT800) Zeppelin is making its way to China Telecom come December 25th and will support both GSM and CDMA. In addition to dual connectivity, the latest specs (translated) put have the phone running an ARM Cortex A8 processor.  Other details list a 3.7-inch screen, 720p support, ...

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Developers Waste Little Time Porting Android 2.1 to Droid

In a move that comes as little surprise, some crafty developers have managed to extract Android 2.1 from a Nexus One handset to port it to the Motorola Droid. Does it work? Yes and no. According to comments left by the devs, it’s buggy at best.   As of right now, there are roughly a ...

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Motorola MT710 is a 3.7″ OPhone Beauty

Motorola’s commitment to Android is becoming clearer by the week.  It seems like every time we turn around, they are up to something else involving green robots.  What we like best is that their products aren’t just the same old, same old.  Each has a distinctive look and feel to ...

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Motorola’s XT800 ‘Zeppelin’ Head to China

Remember that camera-shy Motorola from a few weeks ago?  Well, it’s back and this time it’s ready to face the camera.  Not only that, we’ve got some fun details to share with you. The XT800 ‘Zeppelin’ will be a World Class phone featuring both CDMA and GSM radios ...

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Motorola Titanium – New Android Handset?

Rumors and Leaks on the Android space are running wild this weekend, first with the supposed GPhone being handed to Google employees and now with the details obtained from “leak source extraordinaire” the FCC.  This time, the government folks are tipping us off about a Motorola smartphone ...

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Stolen Opus One Ends up Online

Here’s an odd tale of sorts.  A YouTube user who goes by the handle of jay84305 allegedly grabbed a Motorola Opus One from somewhere in Florida’s South Beach area after a Motorola or Sprint employee dropped it. He then decided he would post a few pictures and videos of it.  As of now, ...

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Bada-Bing Bada-Boom. Another OS? There Ain’t No Room.

Or is there? On 8 December, Samsung unveiled a new mobile OS that they will begin placing on select phones. The name of the OS? You guessed it, Bada. In terms of the OS, Samsung states that Bada is an open platform, that aims to deliver an intuitive user experience through innovative visual ...

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