Droid Incredible 2 Gets Gingerbread Update

In terms of Android updates, Verizon has started off the week with a bang.  Following directly on the heels of yesterday’s maintenance release for the HTC Thunderbolt, the Gingerbread update has arrived for the HTC Droid Incredible 2. Customers can manually download and install the ...

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OTA Update Available for HTC Thunderbolt Users

Thunderbolt owners! Open your settings, go to "Software Update", and click "Check New", because Verizon has just sent out the 1.70.605.0 build! While it is still Froyo, the update does include some enhancements.

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HTC Droid Incredible 2 Poised to Get Gingerbread Soon

Verizon appears to be readying the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for yet another one of their smart phones, the Droid Incredible 2.  Released back in late April, the update comes almost as quickly as we’d hoped. Details in the 2.18.605.4 build include (PDF) improvements to email, ...

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Verizon Quietly Puts Droid 3 Up for Sale

And we thought the Droid 2 landed with less than expected fanfare.  Verizon has made the Droid 3 official today, quietly sneaking it onto their website as well as DroidDoes.com.  The Android 2.3 handset runs $199.99 with a two-year service agreement or $459.99 outright.  For those who ...

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Star Legends: The Blackstar Chronicles Beta Launched! WIN A BETA KEY (AG Exclusive)

Check it out! The day that we have been waiting for has finally arrived! Spacetime Studios, the makers of Pocket Legends, has launched the beta of Star Legends: The Blackstar Chronicles exclusively on Verizon's V-Cast service. So if you are a Verizon customer, go check it out and see if you can ...

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Best Buy Leak Confirms Form Factor of Redesigned Droid Bionic

The fellas over at This is my next have posted a leaked Best Buy document which gives us our first look at the redesigned Droid Bionic. As you can tell from the image, the handset now has a more squared off corner that resembles the Atrix 4G, Photon 4G, and other models in the ...

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Verizon Planning to Offer HTC Thunderbolt for Free

With the HTC Thunderbolt launched a few months ago for $249, there is word today that people who have been waiting for the price to come down are soon going to be pleased. How much is the Thunderbolt going to be discounted? How does getting Verizon's first LTE enabled handset for free sound?

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Verizon Confirms July 7th Date for Tiered Data Switch

Well, we knew this day was coming sooner or later. Verizon has confirmed the date for what many people feared: their switch from unlimited data plans to tiered data plans. Starting on July 7th (that's this Thursday, folks), Verizon will offer three options for smartphone users.

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Plenty of Signs Indicate Droid 3 Arriving Any Day

Motorola and Verizon’s latest collaboration, the Droid 3, is set to hit stores within a matter of days.  How do we know that?  That’s easy – everywhere you turn, there’s another clue.  These last few days have seen multiple signs that Verizon stores are readying for the ...

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Droid Bionic Tipped for August 4 Launch

The long awaited arrival of the the Droid Bionic appears to be closing in on us.  AndroidCentral is reporting that Verizon is set to begin offering the handset come August 4th.  Yep, still considered “summer” and still within Q3. After first making its debut back in January at CES, ...

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Rhetorical Questions: Carriers and Their Android Endeavors

Plenty of questions come to mind when it comes to the various carriers and their Android endeavors.  Some  seem to get it right more often than not while others have been playing from behind (ahem, AT&T)  since day one.  Others seem to really want to the platform to help push them over the ...

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Verizon 4G LTE-enabled Galaxy Tab10.1Now Available for Pre-order

Verizon has begun offering pre-orders to customers looking to pick up the 10-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 with support for their 4G LTE network.  The tablet is offered in Metallica Gray or Glossy White and comes with two storage options – 16GB for $529.99 and 32GB for $629.99 (two-year ...

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Verizon’s First Sliding QWERTY from Samsung Gets Spied

While Verizon and Samsung have already teamed up on a couple of Android smart phones (Fascinate, Continuum), they have yet to offer a sliding QWERTY form factor.  That looks to be changing, thanks a few photos which leaked online over the weekend. Pocketnow, who obtained the grainy images, ...

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Droid 3 on Track for July 14 Debut

The Motorola Droid 3 looks to be arriving just a few weeks from now, and shortly after Verizon stops offering unlimited data plans.  According to information obtained by DroidAttic, the “Next Generation of Does” will in stock on July 13th, presumably on sale the next day.  This ...

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Tears for Tiers: A Look Inside Verizon’s Imminent Tiered Data Pricing

I'm sure by now you've heard about Verizon's plan to adopt tiered data pricing. The blogs have been buzzing about it, readers have been flaming about it, and trolls... well... they've been trolling about it. I can't say I'm surprised about the move, considering I've been a guinea pig to ...

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