Motorola Only Sold a Million Tablets in 2011


Motorola has released its Q4 and 2011 earnings today and well, it’s not pretty. Motorola Mobility has announced that it lost some $80 million on $5.3 billion in revenue during Q4, a huge drop from the same quarter in 2010 which saw the company earn just around $110 million in profit. Also included were some […]

Motorola Xoom Android 4.0 Update Gets Fully Detailed

Motorola Xoom

Earlier today, we told you that the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for the U.S. Wi-Fi version of the Motorola Xoom was now available. However, up until now, the contents of the software remained a mystery. Remember, these major Android updates roll out with things besides the upgrade to the new operating system. Now […]

Motorola Xoom Update Enables Pay-As-You-Go Plans

Motorola Xoom

The Motorola Xoom has just received an update. Unfortunately, it’s not the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update that Xoom owners have been craving, but it’s a quality update nonetheless. The update rolling out today is a mere 8.9MB in size. And while it doesn’t bring any new ground-breaking features, it does do one thing […]

Verizon Black Friday 2011: $199 Xoom, Free Red Droid Incredible 2

Motorola Xoom

Many of you have probably been wondering what Verizon has up its sleeve for this year’s Black Friday. Well, today the carrier announced a couple of deals that will be available for Black Friday and beyond. On November 24th, 25th, and 28th, Verizon will offer up a red version of the Droid Incredible 2 online, […]

Motorola Only Shipped 100,000 Xoom Tablets Last Quarter

Motorola Xoom

Motorola has announced its Q3 earnings and among the statistics is an interesting statistic in regards to the company’s Honeycomb tablet, the Motorola Xoom, which was released back in February. The manufacturer confirmed that it only shipped a grand total of 100,000 Xoom tablets last quarter. Yes, you read that correctly. 100,000 shipped. No word […]

Android 4.0 Update Headed to Motorola Xoom

Motorola Xoom

There has been a lot of speculation about what devices, phones and tablets, will be getting the bump up to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in the months ahead and it looks like we can confirm one more device today as a moderator over on Motorola’s forums has confirmed that the Xoom tablet will be […]

Motorola Xoom to Be First Tablet to Get Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich?

Motorola Xoom

There has been a lot of talk about Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and the Galaxy Nexus’ debuts tomorrow in Hong Kong but there hasn’t been much chatter about the current devices that might be seeing the update after the announcement finally goes down. And more specifically, we haven’t heard much about what current Android […]

Motorola Xoom Family Edition Arrives October 16th for $379

Motorola Xoom

We had a feeling some new Motorola Xoom models were on their way and sure enough, one of them has popped up today. It’s just not a Motorola Xoom 2 model. Motorola and Best Buy have announced a tablet called the Motorola Xoom Family Edition, an exclusive to the retailer, and it’s going to be […]

Motorola Xoom 4G LTE Upgrade Brings Some Nice Extras

Xoom 4G LTE

Verizon is in the process of finally upgrading the Motorola Xoom tablet with 4G LTE capabilities and many of those who first bought the Honeycomb tablet back in February are now able to enjoy fast data speeds courtesy of Big Red’s next-generation network. However, 4G LTE isn’t the only goodie coming along with the upgrade […]

Kindle Fire Burns Android Tablet Pricing to the Ground

Motorola Xoom

When Amazon announced the Kindle Fire tablet yesterday, it set the new bar for Android tablet prices. You see, Amazon’s tablet is going to be $199 without a contract effectively making the current slew of expensive Android tablets an ugly sight to consumers. So, how to make them more attractive? By lowering the price of […]

Motorola Xoom 2 Tablets Shipping in November and December?

Motorola Xoom 2

According to DigiTimes, Motorola will be shipping two new Motorola Xoom’s in Q4 of this year. The device that will be shipping in November is going to be a 8.2-inch Xoom (the report states 7-inches but that’s likely wrong) while the larger 10.1 model shipping a month later in December. We got our first real […]

Motorola Xoom with 4G LTE Shows Off Impressive Data Speeds

Xoom with 4G LTE

The Motorola Xoom‘s long awaited upgrade to 4G LTE is close. We know that for sure. Exciting times to be sure for those of you that have held onto your Honeycomb tablet since it was released in February. However, up until today, we hadn’t really had a clear glimpse of 4G LTE’s capabilities on the […]

Motorola Xoom 4G LTE Upgrade Gets One Step Closer to Release

Motorola Xoom

The Motorola Xoom has traveled a bumpy road since it was released all the way back in February of this year. Motorola and Verizon promised it would be the first tablet with 4G LTE capabilities only to see that blow up in their face with the release of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 with LTE. […]

Motorola Droid Bionic Accessories Page Arrives Ahead of Launch

Droid Bionic

Verizon has posted a landing page for the Motorola Droid Bionic‘s accessories over on its official website and while there isn’t anything there yet for sale, it’s a very good sign that things are in motion and we should have our first dual-core 4G LTE smartphone launch on time in September. This news of course […]

Motorola Kore Isn’t A Tablet After All

Motorola Kore?

When Motorola started scooping up domain names that had the word ‘Kore’ in them, immediate speculation rested on the Kore being some sort of successor to the Motorola Xoom line. Quad-core + Kal-El = Kore, right? Wrong. As it turns out, Kore appears to be something to do with a fitness line that Motorola is […]

Apple Now Going After the Motorola Xoom

Motorola Xoom

Just yesterday, we learned that Apple had won a ruling in Germany that halted the sale of Samsung’s latest and greatest tablet, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, in the European Union. How were they able to do this? By accusing Samsung of infringing on their intellectual property. In Apple’s eyes, Samsung has ripped off the […]

Motorola Kore to Succeed the Motorola Xoom?

Motorola Xoom

Motorola has been on a website buying spree lately and purchases dug up by Fusible seem to¬† indicate that something called the Motorola KORE is on the way. The current speculation is that it’s some sort of successor to the Motorola Xoom tablet and possibly one that is going to be powered by a quad-core […]

Motorola Xoom 3G Android 3.2 Update Gets Detailed

Xoom 3G

In a little bit of a shocker, good news for the Motorola Xoom is scarce these days, Verizon has posted the details regarding the Motorola Xoom 3G’s upgrade to Android 3.2 Honeycomb, an update that has already rolled out for the Wi-Fi version of the tablet. There aren’t any surprises unfortunately but because Verizon has […]

Motorola Talks the Talk but Can’t Walk the Walk


By now you’ve probably heard that Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha announced that the Motorola Droid Bionic will be launching in September. That would be fine, if Motorola hadn’t announced the phone all the way back in January of this year. It’s quite clear that Motorola has not figured out 4G LTE. The company launched a […]

This Is What A Motorola Xoom Owners Broken Heart Looks Like

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Tomorrow is a big day for Samsung and Verizon as the Galaxy Tab 10.1 officially becomes the first tablet to hit the market with 4G LTE capabilities. This of course means that the Motorola Xoom will be taking second place in the race for 4G LTE, something that nobody could have predicted when the tablet […]