Motorola Droid Bionic September Launch Gathers More Steam

Droid Bionic

Alright, so we have just learned that the Motorola Xoom will likely be getting its 4G LTE upgrade in September. That’s great. However, you may recall that Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha stated back in April that the Motorola Droid Bionic would be launching alongside the upgrade. So, unless plans have changed it appears that the […]

Motorola Xoom 4G LTE Upgrade Coming in September

Motorola Xoom

Droid-Life has uncovered some evidence that points to a September release of the 4G LTE upgrade for the Motorola Xoom, something that Motorola promised would be coming out at some point this summer. This news comes after we saw what is probably the Xoom’s 4G LTE module pass through the FCC with flying colors which […]

How to Get Netflix on Your Honeycomb Tablet Right Now

LG G-Slate

Earlier today, Netflix released an update that brought support to several new smartphones including the Samsung Droid Charge, the HTC ThunderBolt, and hey, even the Motorola Droid Bionic. Also listed, Lenovo’s IdeaPad which is a Honeycomb tablet. Thing is, the IdeaPad isn’t the only Honeycomb tablet that is able to take advantage of the Netflix […]

Motorola Xoom 4G LTE Upgrade Gets Closer to Reality

Motorola Xoom

Oh, you thought this Motorola Xoom news train had stopped? Think again. Just a short time ago we learned that the Xoom’s Android 3.2 update has begun to trickle out and now we have some more good news for Xoom owners as the Xoom’s LTE module has apparently passed through the FCC which means that […]

Motorola Xoom Android 3.2 Update Starts Trickling Out

Motorola Xoom

We knew that the Motorola Xoom Android 3.2 update was on the way courtesy of a Google employee but we didn’t know exactly when. Well, today appears to be roll out day as there is now evidence that the update has begun to roll out to some U.S. Motorola Xoom owners. Now, we knew for […]

Android 3.2 to Bring New Way of Viewing Non-Tablet Apps

Zoom Feature

It’s no secret that Android tablets are lacking in the optimized application department with current numbers for optimized Honeycomb applications hovering around 250-300 in number. And it doesn’t help that the rest of the applications, the ones designed for phones, often look and behave terrible. Well, to combat that, Google has announced that it will […]

Motorola Xoom Android 3.2 Update Rolling Out Soon?

Honeycomb

Heads up Motorola Xoom owners, you may be seeing another Honeycomb update coming your way in the very near future. Today, a Google employee apparently confirmed Android 3.2 Honeycomb, the update that got unofficially detailed a few weeks ago, will be coming to the Xoom “within days.” Unfortunately, there is no solid evidence to back […]

WiFi Xoom is Latest Honeycomb Tablet to Suffer Price Drop

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The WiFi-only model of the Motorola Xoom is the latest Android Honeycomb tablet to undergo a price drop. Originally launched at $600, the Xoom is now available for $499 at Walmart. Though the mega-retailer has not given any reason for the drop in price, possible reasons may be increased competition in the space along with […]

Motorola Fails U.S. Xoom Owners Yet Again

Motorola Xoom

I am mystified as to how Xoom owners are putting up with all of the nonsense spewed their way from Motorola. Every single day it seems like there is another mishap and today is no different. You see, Motorola rolled out Android 3.1 to Xooms outside of the United States and lo and behold, Motorola […]

T-Mobile: G-Slate 2x Faster Than iPad 2, 3x Faster Than Motorola Xoom

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T-Mobile’s LG-made G-Slate tablet just saw a drop in price, possibly due to poor sales, and it appears that the carrier is preparing to try and make a big sales push as a leaked document has revealed that the company is now “legally” able to “definitively” say that the G-Slate is two times faster than […]

Motorola Droid 3 And Xoom LTE Inch Closer to Launch

Droid 3 And Xoom LTE MAP Listing

Over the weekend the Motorola Droid 3 and the Motorola Xoom LTE were both added to Verizon’s MAP (Minimum Advertised Price) list which means that launches for both could be just around the corner. There have been plenty of signs that a Droid 3 launch is imminent. First, we had heard July 7th as a […]

Motorola Xoom 4G Leaks Out in Official Verizon Ad

Xoom 4G

Yesterday, Verizon posted a commercial showing off its tablet devices. In the commercial, there was a strange looking tablet device that didn’t appear to be any of the devices that Verizon has in its portfolio which includes the Motorola Xoom and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. Well, today, Android Central has shed some light on […]

Whoops: Motorola Sent Out Xoom 4G LTE Upgrade Emails in Error

Motorola Xoom

Yesterday, it became apparent that Motorola had sent out emails in regards to the 4G LTE upgrade that the Motorola Xoom will be getting at some point in the future. Those emails seemed to suggest that an upgrade date was close. Not so fast, according to Motorola, who apparently sent out the emails in error. […]

Motorola Xoom 4G LTE Upgrade Appears to Be on Its Way

Motorola Xoom

With last week’s announcement of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 for Verizon, Motorola Xoom owners got a rude awakening. Their tablet wouldn’t be the first Android tablet to get 4G LTE even thought it came out all the way back in February.  However, it looks like the upgrade might be coming soon as Motorola has […]

NVIDIA: Tegra 2 Has No Issues with Verizon 4G LTE

NVIDIA Tegra 2

In a statement today, NVIDIA denied that it’s Tegra 2  dual-core processor is having any issues with Verizon’s LTE network citing the upcoming Samsung Galaxy 10.1 as an example of it working fine with the 4G network. Yesterday, Motorola’s Sanjay Jha admitted that his company was late in getting on Verizon’s 4G LTE network.  In […]

Motorola Admits Defeat in Race to 4G LTE

Motorola Xoom

Today is not a good day to be a Motorola Xoom owner. In fact, it’s not a good day to be a Motorola fan in general. Let me explain. Earlier today, Verizon announced that it would be launching the 4G LTE version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 with pre-orders starting on June 8th. The […]

Friday the 13th: 10 Unlucky Gadgets and Services

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There are plenty of bad gadgets and technology out there that deserve to fail, but others are just plain unlucky. What better day than Friday the 13th to take a look at gadgets that might have done better if they arrived at a different time, with a lucky rabbit foot or a four leaf clover, […]

Samsung Droid Charge Delay: Are 4G Phones Ready for Verizon’s Network?

Samsung Droid Charge

Remember the Samsung Droid Charge? It was a 4G LTE smartphone from Verizon that was supposed to launch on April 28th only to have Big Red postpone that release date indefinitely due to still unknown reasons. Speculation about the delay has rested on it having something to do with the 4G LTE outage that the […]