Droid X Bootloader Encrypted, Custom ROMs Probably Not Happening

One of of the best Droid developers in the game, Stephen Bird, recently  had a chance to dig into the Droid X system dump and confirmed what many of us had feared.  Yes, that’s right, the Droid X is locked down Motorola Milestone style, locked bootloader and all.  In fact, it is the same ...

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Game On! 21 Droid X Vouchers Hidden Across United States

The official Droid X twitter (@DroidLanding) game is underway.  Verizon and Motorola have hidden 21 Droid X vouchers around the United States and is slowly leaking out information as to where to find them.  Throughout the day, the DroidLanding account tweets out random clues as to where ...

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Verizon Releases Droid X Video to Tell Us “This Phone is Awesome!” [VIDEO]

Verizon just published a new video on their YouTube channel dedicated to their forthcoming Droid X handset.  The four minute clip gives us a really good look at the ins and outs of the device and focuses on the multimedia capabilities of the phone.  Thankfully, Blake tells us that the Droid X ...

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Christopher Nolan’s Inception Gets Android Game (Verizon Exclusive)

Christopher Nolan’s upcoming sci-fi action thriller film, Inception, doesn’t hit theaters for a couple more weeks but Verizon customers can immerse themselves into the world of DiCaprio. Designed as top-down 3D maze game, the object is to get you from A to B in as little time as ...

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Android Quarterly Report Card (US Carriers)

Welcome the first AndroidGuys quarterly report card.  This post is designed to let you guys and gals know how we think the carriers are doing as it pertains to Android.  We conducted a blind, internal poll with members of our staff deciding how they would grade each US wireless provider on ...

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720p Video Capture, 3G Mobile Hotspot Coming to Droid Incredible

It appears that Droid Incredible owners have an update coming down the pipeline and it’s not your simple bug fix or maintenance release. According to AndroidForums user hyp3r1, he was able to score a test unit Droid Incredible from a friend at HTC (note the branding of the device).  Said ...

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Did Overwhelming Demand Halt Droid X Pre-Sales at Best Buy?

Less than a week after Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores began accepting pre-orders for the Droid X handset, word is coming down that future orders are being halted.  According to Droid Life, they’ve been informed by at least three sources that pre-sales have been stopped because of ...

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Samsung Confirms Galaxy S Series Phones to See Android 2.2

Samsung was in New York last night to official kick off the various Galaxy S handsets headed for your (US) carrier of choice.  Without giving us the prices and launch dates we’d been hoping for, we’re left waiting on carriers to make announcements.  T-Mobile is the first out of the ...

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Droid X Makes Cameo in Verizon’s New “Rule the Air” Commercial [VIDEO]

Verizon has officially kicked off their “Rule the Air” ad campaign with this new Towers commercial.  Designed to showcase the fact that they have coverage pretty much everywhere, the TV spot features a city that constantly with objects morphing into towers and hotspots.  The female ...

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US Cellular Confirms Galaxy S Coming

US Cellular has confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy S will be one of their four Android-based handsets slated for release this year.  It was just last week when I suggested that US Cellular would offer this device as Samsung is practically blanketing the world with this phone.  The Galaxy S ...

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Verizon’s Galaxy S Announced as “Samsung Fascinate”

As expected earlier this year, the top four carriers in the United States will each carry their own version of the Galaxy S from Samsung.  Hot on the heels of the Epic announcement for Sprint this morning comes Verizon’s  Samsung Fascinate.  Unfortunately, we don’t have any pictures ...

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Droid Incredible Getting Phased Out Already? UPDATE

Around a week back, it was rumored that the Droid Eris and Droid Incredible were on the fast track for extinction.  While most were of the opinion that the Incredible was simply too new to get killed off, the Droid Eris made sense.  It’s nearly eight months old now and it simply ...

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Verizon Customers React to Droid X [VIDEO]

Check out the following video which shows how Verizon customers react to some of the new features of the Droid X.  The 3-minute clip also provides footage from yesterday’s announcement with appearances by all the key players. If you haven’t seen the phone on film yet, this provides ...

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Droid Set for Android 2.2 Update in July

The Motorola Droid appears poised to be the first handset to see Android 2.2 aside from the Nexus One.  A recently leaked image shows the Droid salted for the update in late July while the brand new Droid X is scheduled for August.  PhoneDog has since received confirmation of the Droid update ...

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EVO 4G Versus Droid X : Who Ya Got?

We know the announcements just came down within the last hour for the Droid X but we’re dying to know.  If you had your choice between the EVO 4G from Sprint and the Droid X from Verizon, who would you pick?  And why?  Vote in the poll below and then back your argument up in... Read More