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Motorola Prepping a Droid Pro Sans Camera?

Engadget is reporting today that they have proof, of sorts, that Motorola has designed an alternate version of the yet-to-be released Droid Pro. This model will be different in that it will not have a camera feature.

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Minor Update Hitting Droid 2

A minor software update is currently rolling out to Droid 2 handsets around the country. The Motorola update is designed to improve a number of items including battery life, screen response, GPS location tracking and more.

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High-End LG Phone Spied with Verizon Branding

Engadget was passed a pair of images of an unknown LG handset marked with Verizon branding. Very little is known about this device other than it has was looks like a front-facing camera, a reflective, mirror-like display somewhere in the range of 4-inches, and a high-definition camera.

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Droid Pro to Debut at $299 with 2-Year Contract?

The sleuths over at Droid Life stumbled across what looks to be a landing page for Verizon’s upcoming world phone, the Droid Pro.

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Q3 2010 Quarterly Report Card (US Carriers)

We put this feature together to help fill you, dear reader, in on we think each of the big four wireless providers are doing as it pertains to Android. Using the same system as the first time around, we conducted a blind, internal poll with members of our staff deciding how they would grade each U.S. wireless provider on their job. You know, like a teacher handing out grades. How did your provider do?

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Verizon Rumored to Drop Samsung Continuum, LG Vortex on October 29

According to sources at Droid Life, Verizon is set to launch two new Android handsets next Friday, October 29th. Should their intel prove correct, we should expect a press release from Verizon any moment.

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Verizon Enhances “My Verizon” App with Express Services

Verizon is sending out an update this week to encourage their Android users to download the latest version of the My Verizon application. The free app is part of the Express Services and lets customers see a list of frequent transactions involving bills, plans and devices.

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Verizon, Samsung Tap Galaxy Tab with $599 Price Tag and November 11 Launch

We just received official word from a Samsung rep that Verizon’s version of the Galaxy Tab is slated to launch next month. Due on November 11th, the Android 2.2 tablet will run $599 off contract.

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Rumored Droid X SE to Tweak Colors, Bump Processor to 1.2GHz

Motorola and Verizon have been very busy this year, pumping out one powerful Droid iteration after another. While some are new models like the Droid Pro, others are special versions of previous releases such as the R2D2 edition of the Droid 2.

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Verizon Announces Field Force Manager for Android

Verizon has announced an Android version of their Field Force Manger service for businesses. The location-based mobile resource management tool allows businesses locate, monitor, and communicate with their mobile field workers.

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(Some) Official Droid 2 Global Specs Hit Motorola Website

The specs for Verizon’s next super phone, the Droid 2 Global, have landed online ahead of any official announcement from Motorola.  To be fair, these are not the full details,

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Droid Pro Red Eye Spotted, Looking Good

Well hello there, Droid Pro, the newest member of the Droid family. The Droid Pro was announced yesterday, as a device that will, most likely, complete with RIM’s Blackberry devices.

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Rumor: 1.3GHz ZTE Phone Coming to Verizon

Late yesterday afternoon, the Boy Genius Report posted a quick blurb that might perk up your ears. According to their sources, Chinese handset maker ZTE is rumored to be working on some high end devices for Verizon.

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Dual Screen Samsung Continuum Spied

Two new Samsung devices in one day! It was just over a month ago when we saw the year-end roadmap for Verizon come to light. Among the unknown/unseen handsets teased was a Samsung i400 “Continuum” which was said to be a mid-range phone. Flash forward to today and we see that we’re looking at another Galaxy S class phone. This time, there’s a twist.

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Calling all Android users on Verizon!

Getting tired of being left behind for the next Android phones or are you like me and just want a new phone ever six months or so?  If so, check