More Droid Eris Details Coming to Light

Well, now that we got “Droid” out of our system (or did we?), we’re ready to move on to the next thing. In this case, the next thing happens to be Droid Eris, also headed for Verizon.   Very little has been gathered about this device considering it will arrive in just over a ...

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BillShrink.com Breaks Down the Total Cost of Droid Ownership

So you’re thinking about getting the Droid from Verizon but don’t know how much it’s going to set you back.  Sure you know the phone costs $199 after rebate, but what’s the long-term cost of ownership?  That’s where BillShrink.com comes in.  They’ve just ...

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Peter Rojas: Droid Eris Will Be $99

Peter Rojas, co-founder of Engadget, Gizmodo, and gdgt has just spilled some delicious beans.  A post listed over on a gdgt discussion board under the category of Droid Eris says that the handset will come in with the lowest price point of any Android handset yet.

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A Few Droid Eris Tidbits

The more we hear about the Droid Eris, the more we believe our initial assumption will hold true.  This phone will likely end up being a Verizon-branded version of the HTC Hero.  They look nearly identical on the outside and now we’re hearing that they may be resemble each other on the ...

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Verizon Reps Getting Trained on Droid Eris

A tipster just sent in a screen grab that indicates Verizon reps are currently being trained on the Droid Eris.  What we’re looking at appears to be the intro screen of a training module.  We’re still waiting to hear back as to whether hardware or pricing information was part of ...

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Motorola Calgary (Verizon’s Second Android Phone) in the Wild

Here we go again.  The Boy Genius Report has the first “in the wild” shots of the Motorola Calgary handset, headed for Verizon.  Presumed to be arriving later this year, the phone looks very much like a less expensive, little brother to the Droid. Like T-Mobile’s CLIQ, this ...

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Rumor: Verizon’s Third Android Device to Act as a “MiFi” Personal WiFi Router

It’s pretty much a done deal that the Motorola Sholes and HTC Desire are going to be Verizon’s first two handsets but what about the third one?  According to information passed to Unstrung, the third handset will be manufactured by a smaller company and will be able to act as a ...

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Android Will Make Verizon Relevant

Wired Gadget Lab recently said what a lot of people are thinking: Why does Verizon “have the worst smartphones?” Verizon’s take? “Customers don’t care about phones. They care about the network and our network is the best.” Ok, so they didn’t really say ...

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BGR: Calgary to be First Android Handset from Motorola

The Boy Genius Report is, well… reporting that the first Android handset from Motorola will be the Calgary.  Shown below in mockups, the device has that some of that same old MOTO feeling to it mixed with a little new.  It’s a slide up QWERTY that doesn’t have a chin, which ...

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Verizon Looking For “Android Devices Expert”

According to a recent job posting on the Verizon Careers board, the nation’s largest carrier is looking for an Android Device Expert.  This is the first indication that the provider might be gearing up to release handsets or services based on Android.

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