HTC Vigor Launching as HTC Rezound on Verizon?


The much talked about next-generation HTC Vigor, which is rumored to be a 4G LTE handset with a 720p HD resolution display, may launch as the HTC Rezound once it hits Verizon Wireless in the U.S. The device had several possible names in the past, and it was believed to possibly launch as either the […]

Motorola Droid Bionic Finally Stars in Worthy Commercials

Droid Bionic

The Motorola Droid Bionic is a fantastic phone. We said so in our review of it. However, for some reason, Verizon decided that its first dual-core 4G LTE smartphone, one of the best phones on the market, wasn’t worthy of a fantastic advertising campaign. The first commercials we saw, were, in a word, horrible. Sure, […]

Verizon to Re-Launch Android App Store Today


According to CNN, Verizon will re-launch its V CAST Apps Android app store today and will re-brand it as Verizon Apps. It will, like V CAST Apps currently does, be separate from the Android Market and it will, of course, come per-installed on Verizon’s Droid smartphones. And yes, just in case you were wondering, Verizon […]

Gingerbread for Droid 2 R2-D2 Starts to Roll Out

Droid 2 R2-D2

After the Motorola Droid 2 and Droid 2 Global both got boosts up to Gingerbread, we figured it would only be a matter of time before Verizon’s special edition Droid 2 R2-D2 handset would see the update and sure enough, shortly after the other Droid 2’s got Android 2.3, owners of the Star Wars branded […]

How to Use Webtop on the Droid Bionic [Videos]

Droid Bionic HD Station

The Motorola Droid Bionic is similar to the Atrix 4G, in that it has a Webtop application and a collection of accessories designed to help you be more productive on the go. Webtop is an application, that when paired with one of the right accessories, will turn your phone into a laptop or into a hub […]

Why There Are No Droid Bionic Lines

Droid Bionic line

The Motorola Droid Bionic launched yesterday after months and months of delays. While we have seen an incredible amount of interest in the Droid Bionic from readers and Android fans, we didn’t see lines reaching around the block like we expect to see for the iPhone 5 launch. While you can take this as the ultimate indicator […]

How to Use The Built in Droid Bionic Apps [Videos]

Droid Bionic 4G LTE

The Motorola Droid Bionic comes with a collection of advanced features. Once you’ve mastered the basics, you can check out these how to videos to get more out of your phone. For more experienced Android users, there are a number of Droid Bionic videos that show you how to use the built in apps like […]

Ultimate Droid Bionic Beginners Guide [Get Started Videos]

Motorola Droid Bionic Box

The Motorola Droid Bionic is on store shelves now, and as soon as you get your new phone home, you’ll want to get things set up. Motorola has just posted a collection of Droid Bionic how to videos to help you get started with your new Droid Bionic. If you are new to Android, there […]

How To Turn Off 4G LTE on the Droid Bionic [Video]


The Motorola Droid Bionic is my current favorite Android smartphone because it has snappy performance and blazing fast 4G LTE speeds. While it is great to have super fast downloads and uploads, the 4G connection is torturous on your Bionic battery life and on your 2GB capped data plan. The tiered data plans may be […]

Where to Get Your Droid Bionic If You’re On a Budget?


While Verizon Wireless’s official $300 asking price for its flagship Droid Bionic smartphone is standard for a 4G LTE device, you can get more bang out of your buck if you shop around. We’re hearing some discounts at a number of reputable wireless dealers, including through Amazon, which is offering the phone for significantly less, […]

Droid Bionic Official, Available Sept 8th for $299

Motorola Droid Bionic Official

The long wait is over folks. Verizon has officially announced the Droid Bionic with a two year contract price of $299 and availability on September 8th at Verizon Wireless. Now that you have the important details, you can skip over to our Droid Bionic review for everything you need to know before you buy. Spoiler […]

Motorola Droid Bionic Review: Editor’s Choice (Videos)

Motorola Droid Bionic Review

The Motorola droid Bionic has had a storied launch, but after 9 months of waiting Motorola has finally delivered a new flagship phone to Verizon. The Bionic is a the first 4G LTE dual core smartphone to arrive on Verizon Wireless, just in time for millions of users to enjoy the fast 4G LTE speeds […]

Verizon 4G LTE Smartphone Roundup: Which Device to Consider?


With the imminent launch of the Motorola Droid Bionic on Verizon Wireless, users looking at fast mobile broadband data on the carrier’s 4G LTE network will have many choices. In this roundup, we’re going to take a look at the first generation of 4G LTE devices, including the Thunderbolt, Droid Charge, and LG Revolution, and […]

Verizon May Offer Early Upgrades for Droid Bionic and iPhone 5 Buyers

Normally you need to wait two years to get a new phone at discount pricing, but it appears that Verizon is giving out early upgrades to long-term customers in order to tempt them to upgrade to the Motorola Droid Bionic and iPhone 5. Droid Life’s Kellex reports that he received an email telling him that he […]

Droid Bionic’s Massive Ad Campaign Kicks Off, Chance to Win a Bionic

Droid Bionic marketing kicks off

The Droid Bionic is almost here. With the Motorola Droid Bionic Release bearing down on us, the massive marketing blitz has started with a contest and viral augmented reality game going on at the Verizon owned domain. If you head over to’s Bionic landing page, you’ll be greeted with an odd landing page […]

Motorola Droid Bionic LapDock Priced at $300?


Leaked pricing suggest that Motorola and Verizon Wireless may be pricing the unique LapDock laptop dock accessory at $300, a far cry from affordability considering that users can get a full netbook that is capable of so much more for the same price. The LapDock garnered a lot of attention at CES earlier this year […]

Will the Nexus Prime for Verizon Have 4G LTE Support?


A Samsung-made smartphone is going through the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) for certification right now with the model number SCH-i515 showing that it will be a ‘CDMA phone with Bluetooth wireless technology.’ The filing with the Bluetooth SIG is to certify the Bluetooth radio, and not for overall wireless radio certifications like an FCC […]

Motorola Reveals Droid Bionic’s Webtop Accessory Solutions


We’ve heard about the leaked pricing for the Droid Bionic (with two-year activation) and accessories bundle at Costco, and now we’re hearing more information about the flagship Motorola Droid device with its innovative Webtop solutions that could be enabled through a variety of Motorola-made accessories. In a leak obtained by Droid-life, it appears that Motorola […]