Google Officially Kills Off Motorola’s Lapdock, Webtop OS

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It’s been rumored that Motorola Mobility will abandon the innovative Webtop OS and Lapdock accessory that would essentially convert a phone, when docked to the laptop hardware, into a lightweight netbook. The concept debuted with the Motorola Atrix 4G released for AT&T and since then Motorola had released a number of devices for AT&T, Sprint, […]

Google Strips Motorola of Webtop, Retires Lapdock

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When Motorola Mobility unveiled the original Motorola Atrix for AT&T alongside the Webtop OS and the Lapdock mobile computing accessory, it was one of the coolest ideas to emerge out from CES 2011. However, the implementation was another story and the experience was encumbered by lags and bugs and the solution wasn’t quite an ideal […]

ClamCase Brings Clambook Laptop Dock to Most Android Smartphones, iPhone

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For owners of non-Webtop enabled Motorola smartphones and iPhone owners who look toward their Droid counterpart longingly with their ability to connect their phones to a laptop shell to gain a larger display, longer run time thanks to recharging capabilities, a full size keyboard, trackpad, speakers, and USB ports, fret not as ClamCase is looking […]

Fingerprint Scanners, NFC, New Lapdocks in the Future for Motorola

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With buzz around new Motorola smartphone such as the Motorola Droid RAZR HD (formerly referred to as the Droid Fighter), Motorola wants to still innovate on the ecosystem that differentiates its hardware from other competitors in the Android camp. The soon-to-be officially acquired company by Google gave a technology talk at the University of California, […]

Motorola’s Latest Webtop OS Ditches Custom Linux OS for Ice Cream Sandwich

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With Android Ice Cream Sandwich being the first version of the Android operating system that melds together’s Google’s smartphone edition and tablet edition (previously limited to Android 3.x Honeycomb) of the mobile OS together, we’re seeing the lines between phone and tablet being blurred. With the traditional phone-centric build of targeted at finger-friendly mobility highlighting […]

Motorola Lapdock 500 Review: Turn Your Phone Into a Laptop

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The Motorola Lapdock 500 is a laptop dock for your Motorola smartphone. Connect your Droid 4, Droid RAZR or Droid RAZR MAXX to the Lapdock 500 and you can use a full version of FireFox, access your phone and work on documents on the larger 14 inch display. One of the best things about this setup is […]

Android 5.0 Jelly Bean Brings Native Lapdock Capabilities for Full Desktop Apps

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It looks like Google may be borrowing a page from Motorola Mobility’s playbook ahead of the completed acquisition of the smartphone-maker. With Android 5.0 Jelly Bean, it is now speculated that Google will be bringing Lapdock-like capabilities with the next iteration of Android with scalable, full-screen apps. In a prior report, there were speculations that […]

Verizon Motorola Droid 4 Accessories Leak Ahead of Launch

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Verizon’s Droid 4 leaks get better every time. After an anticipated, yet still unofficial, launch date of December 8, we are now seeing some of the compatible accessories that will be available for this Webtop-enabled smartphone. The first accessory is a Lapdock 100, which is a more compact and lighter accessory that converts your smartphone […]

Droid RAZR Displays Start Appearing in Verizon Stores

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Verizon Wireless is updating its Droid Does displays inside its stores to feature room for the upcoming launch of the Droid RAZR, which the company says is coming 11/11/11 at 11:11 AM. Live display models are not yet installed, but the new super sleek and super slim flagship 4G LTE smartphone made by Motorola does […]

CTIA: Lapdock 100 Hands-On for Sprint Photon 4G, Coming 10/21 (Video)

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At the CTIA trade show in San Diego, California, Sprint had a Lapdock 100 on display that’s compatible with the Webtop-enabled Motorola Photon 4G Android smartphone. The Lapdock, when connected to the Photon 4G’s micro USB and HDMI ports, brings out the Webtop environment, allowing users to experience their smartphones on a larger, laptop-like display, […]

AT&T Announces Five New Android Smartphones: Motorola ATRIX 2, Samsung DoubleTime, Samsung Captivate Glide, Pantech Pocket and prepaid AT&T Avail

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On the eve of 2011’s Fall CTIA, U.S. GSM carrier AT&T has announced five new Android smartphones, which brings the count of this year’s Android lineup for the carrier up to 19 devices. The five new devices include the Motorola ATRIX 2, Samsung DoubleTime, Samsung Captivate Glide, Pantech Pocket and prepaid AT&T Avail. First up is […]

5 Things the iPhone 5 Can Learn From the Droid Bionic

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The iPhone is generally thought of as a leading smartphone, one the competition learns from and copies, but this time around, there are several features that I hope the iPhone 5 learns from the Droid Bionic. The iPhone 5 is even more anticipated than the iPhone 4, but it is facing stiff competition from several […]

Motorola Droid Bionic Features, Specs and Accessories Revealed

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The Motorola Droid Bionic is practically here. There’s no official release date from Verizon just yet, but new leaks and information from a trusted source leads us to believe that you’ll be able to go buy a Droid Bionic on September 8th. The new information comes to us by way of Droid-Life, which posted up […]

Motorola Droid Bionic LapDock Priced at $300?

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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 […]