Motorola CEO Leaves Doors Open for Future Moto Maker Tablet


After a successful run at the highly customizable Moto X thanks to the Moto Maker studio, Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside left open the possibility that the personalization options could potentially come to a future Motorola branded tablet. When asked about a potential tablet, Woodside told Pocket-lint that this could be a potential for the future. “We […]

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Release Date Pegged for July

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean will arrive in July.

Google has announced that Android 4.1 Jelly Bean will be released to Android users starting in July. At Google I/O today, the company announced its next version of Android software, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. It will be coming with a host of new features including offline Voice Typing, a new powerful search service called Google […]

Verizon Motorola Xoom Ice Cream Sandwich Update Rolling Out Soon

Verizon Motorola Xoom Ice Cream Sandwich Update Rolling Out Soon

The Motorola Xoom Ice Cream Sandwich update has been approved by Verizon which means that it should be rolling out to owners in just a matter of days. Droid Life has discovered that Verizon has posted the details to its website today which means that the update is good to go and should be rolling […]

Verizon Motorola Xoom Ice Cream Sandwich Update Close to Rolling Out?

Verizon Motorola Xoom Ice Cream Sandwich Update Close to Rolling Out?

The wait for the Verizon Motorola Xoom Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update might be close to an end. Droid-Life has caught wind of a soak test that is heading to owners of Verizon’s Motorola Xoom and they believe that the soak test is for the ever elusive Ice Cream Sandwich update that Xoom owners […]

Verizon to Blame for Lack of Galaxy Nexus Update?

Verizon to Blame for Lack of Galaxy Nexus Update

Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners on Verizon have been waiting for nearly five months for an update to their Nexus smartphone, an unheard of length for a Nexus device. Well, an Android engineer may have shed light on the reason behind it and lo and behold, fault likely lies with Verizon. Comments made by Android software […]

Motorola Xoom Getting a Hefty Update

Motorola Xoom Gets a Hefty Update

While owners of the 4G LTE version of the Motorola Xoom are still waiting for their upgrade to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, owners of the Wi-Fi Xoom here in the U.S. have just received word that an update is on the way, one that comes with a hefty portion of features including improved overall […]

Motorola Xoom 4G LTE Upgrades End March 31st

Motorola Xoom 4G LTE Upgrades End March 31st

Towards the end of 2011, Motorola and Verizon finally started upgrading the Motorola Xoom with 4G LTE capabilities. The wait was long and arduous but it finally happened. Now, Verizon has given the 4G LTE upgrade process and end date. If you head over to the Xoom upgrade page on Verizon’s website, you’ll notice that […]

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 […]

Play Console Games on Your iPad, iPhone & Android with Onlive

Onlive Ipad gaming

Gaming on your iPhone, iPad and Android devices is about to get a lot more fun and a lot more amazing thanks to the launch of Onlive gaming for mobile devices. Onlive is a new type of gaming service that essentially streams the game to your device. This allows machines that don’t have awesome graphics capabilities to play console and PC […]

Will AT&T Launch a 3G Xoom 2 Media Edition Tablet?


Alongside FCC documentation for the Motorola Droid 4 for Verizon Wireless, the U.S. regulatory body for wireless devices is also reviewing the Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition tablet. Unlike the Xoom 2 variants for Verizon Wireless, to be branded as the Xyboard tablet, the Media Edition Xoom 2 at the FCC comes with AT&T-compatible U.S. […]

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 […]

Motorola Xoom 2 On-Contract Pricing Leaked for Verizon


Pricing information may have leaked for the pair of next-generation Xoom 2 tablet for Verizon’s 4G LTE network. The tablets, which will bear a closer resemblance to the Droid RAZR than to the original Xoom that they will replace, will be priced between $430 on a two-year contract all the way up to $420 depending […]

Xoom 2 to Get Rehashed as Xyboard on Verizon?


The Xoom 2 may get a re-brand on Verizon Wireless when those tablets launch. The slates may give up the Xoom branding for the Xyboard (pronounced cy-board, like cyborg), name. The carrier has been experimenting with various names for its smartphones lately. The most recent case is with the HTC Vigor, a device that was […]

Motorola Xoom 2 Hitting Stores By Christmas, European Price Leaked

xoom 2 release date and price

The next Motorola tablet, the Xoom 2 looks like it will be making an appearance before Christmas, at least in Europe. According to a leaked Carphone Warehouse ad, the Xoom 2 WiFi model will retail for 400 Euros (about $545) and will be available in time for you to “Give something special this Christmas.” Shown in the […]

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 […]