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Motorola releases Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade schedule

Motorola releases Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade schedule

16 February, 2012 | comments (56)

A couple of months ago Motorola had put up a post on their site talking about the difficulties in getting Ice Cream Sandwich to your phone. Today, they have released a schedule that shows when each of their Android smartphones will receive the...


Verizon to sell Limited Edition DROID RAZR to its employees

Verizon to sell Limited Edition DROID RAZR to its employees

15 February, 2012 | comments (21)

Android and Me has received an email from a Verizon employee that claims that Verizon is going to sell Limited Edition versions of the DROID RAZR and the DROID RAZR MAXX exclusively to its employees. These special models will be priced at...


Google's Motorola acquisition finally approved

Google's Motorola acquisition finally approved

14 February, 2012 | comments (70)

Just as they said they would, the European Commission yesterday reviewed the case between Google and the mobile division of Motorola, and has cleared the merger. The Department of Justice's Antitrust Division followed suit close behind and dropped...

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Motorola might show an Intel-powered droid at the MWC

Motorola might show an Intel-powered droid at the MWC

14 February, 2012 | comments (21)

We've already seen the first phone powered by Intel's Medfield mobile x86 chipset and now rendered images of Motorola droid phone bring their promise of their own Medfield phone closer to reality. Motorola announced they will be making an...


Motorola Droid 4 hits the shelves at Verizon Wireless

Motorola Droid 4 hits the shelves at Verizon Wireless

10 February, 2012 | comments (16)

In case you are a hardware QWERTY keyboard junkie, and happen to live in the United States, we have some good news for you. Motorola's latest Droid 4 smartphone, featuring a slide-out hardware keyboard is now available for Verizon...


Motorola launches Motoluxe and DEFY Mini in Germany, UK

Motorola launches Motoluxe and DEFY Mini in Germany, UK

09 February, 2012 | comments (11)

Motorola announced the availability of its latest Android smartphones for the German and UK markets. The company, which is soon to be acquired by Google, will be taking the Motoluxe to Germany and UK, and the DEFY Mini to Germany. The Motorola...


Motorola unveils Gleam+ - a clamshell featurephone

Motorola unveils Gleam+ - a clamshell featurephone

09 February, 2012 | comments (59)

We were almost going to bet that clamshell featurephones are extinct in these parts of the world, but here comes Motorola announcing one. The company just unveiled the Gleam+ - a simple folding handset that should rely on an attractive price to lure...

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Motorola DROID 4 rumored to launch on February 9

Motorola DROID 4 rumored to launch on February 9

02 February, 2012 | comments (21)

We have been hearing and seeing the Motorola DROID 4 since October, last year and every time we felt we were closer to launch it got delayed further. While most expected the phone to go on sale in December, that clearly did not happen. Instead the...


Motorola releases unlocked RAZR Developer Edition

Motorola releases unlocked RAZR Developer Edition

30 January, 2012 | comments (7)

We previously reported that Motorola is facing intense pressure from users to unlock their devices, and it seems like the mobile giant may finally be giving in. In a recent post on their official blog, Motorola announced that it will be...


DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX found running on identical ROM

DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX found running on identical ROM

29 January, 2012 | comments (8)

On the surface the new DROID RAZR MAXX seems identical to the standard DROID RAZR, except for the bigger battery. But turns out they are even more similar on the inside. The Android Source has discovered that both the DROID RAZR and the...


Motorola posts net loss for Q4 and for the full year 2011

Motorola posts net loss for Q4 and for the full year 2011

27 January, 2012 | comments (20)

We've been seeing plenty of financial results and now it's Motorola's turn. Along with their Q4 and full year report, Moto also included an update on the merger with Google in their press release. Let's start with the financial side of things...

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Motorola RAZR MAXX available at Verizon for $299 on contract

Motorola RAZR MAXX available at Verizon for $299 on contract

26 January, 2012 | comments (25)

The Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX was one of the phones that managed to impress us at CES this year is available now from Verizon. The phone boasts a humongous 3,300 mAh battery while still staying relatively slim - a hair under 9mm. If battery life...


Motorola RAZR Ice Cream Sandwich ROM leaks

Motorola RAZR Ice Cream Sandwich ROM leaks

26 January, 2012 | comments (15)

An ICS ROM for the GSM version of the Motorola RAZR has leaked online that gives a glimpse of what we could expect later during the year when it starts rolling out officially. At first glance it looks almost stock but that's mostly because...


EU will decide on the Google-Motorola deal on Feb 13

EU will decide on the Google-Motorola deal on Feb 13

20 January, 2012 | comments (28)

Previously set at January 10, the deadline for the EU to clear or reject the Google takeover of Motorola Mobility has been pushed back to February 13. The reason behind the postponement is that the EU is waiting for undisclosed documents...


Motorola announces stylish MOTOLUXE and rugged DEFY MINI

Motorola announces stylish MOTOLUXE and rugged DEFY MINI

05 January, 2012 | comments (34)

Motorola made its first two announcements for 2012, unveiling the stylish MOTOLUXE and the rugged DEFY MINI smartphones. The two mid-range handsets run Android Gingerbread aim to deliver solid smartphone experience without breaking the...


Angry Moto owners start a petition over locked bootloaders

Angry Moto owners start a petition over locked bootloaders

05 January, 2012 | comments (22)

Unlocked bootloaders are a hot topic in the Android community and Motorola is yet another company to come under heavy fire from fans who really like the freedom to do with their phones as they please. It's not the first and it probably won't be...


Motorola DROID 4 hands-on images leak

Motorola DROID 4 hands-on images leak

01 January, 2012 | comments (38)

This is not the first time we're seeing the Motorola DROID 4, which has been a long time coming. First it leaked through some hands-on images and then we saw an official press image leak. Today we have something different; hands-on pictures of a...


European Motorola RAZR gets a new firmware update

European Motorola RAZR gets a new firmware update

31 December, 2011 | comments (33)

Motorola RAZR users in European countries can look forward to an over-the-air firmware update for their devices soon. The new firmware will update the software from version 651.73.15/16/17/18 to version 651.73.30. The list of changes in the...


Amazon DE to slash prices of the Lumia 800 and Moto RAZR tonight

Amazon DE to slash prices of the Lumia 800 and Moto RAZR tonight

11 December, 2011 | comments (29)

Amazon Germany is prepping two hot deals tonight for its Cyber Monday Reloaded promo - the Nokia Lumia 800 and Motorola RAZR smartphones. The WP7 and Android smartphones will be available for up to half their original price in a tight period between...


Motorola wins injunction against Apple in Germany, again

Motorola wins injunction against Apple in Germany, again

09 December, 2011 | comments (129)

Apple has been having a lot of legal headaches lately and now there's a new one. Now, it's Motorola that's causing the Cupertino-based company trouble as it won a preliminary injunction against several Apple products in Germany. It's not the first...

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