Motorola Droid

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I like the "Gazelle for Good" feature where you can select a cause and then raise funds for it with used gadgets.
Google Android

Google Android on top – captures 44% of Q3 smartphone sales

“Much of Android’s quarterly share growth came at the expense of RIM, rather than Apple,” said Ross Rubin
Motorola Droid Pro: Available from Verizon first week of November

New Motorola Droid Pro first words “I, BlackBerry!”

No doubt, Motorola wants a piece of the corporate action.
BlackBerry Torch

RIM BlackBerry Torch: Has the death relay begun?

It's too soon to sound the death knoll, but RIM's steady market share erosion cannot be ignored.
Motorola Droid

Android smartphones outsell iPhone 1H 2010

Meanwhile, a once-giant search company, is quickly becoming a giant search-and-mobile company. That makes for one little happy green Android robot.

Android and Motorola Droid: 10 not-so-cool things

By all accounts Google's young mobile operating system, Android, is enjoying a strong 2010 so far. Although the Nexus One smartphone launch was far from perfect, sales of phones running Android have according to some reports even surpassed the Apple iPhone in Q1.There are many reasons for that success....
Motorola Droid on Verizon

Google Android wins Q1 – Is Apple losing focus?

Google beat Apple when it came to smartphone sales in Q1 of this year. According to the report from NPD Group, Android captured 28% of the smartphone market, with Apple behind at only 21%. BlackBerry by RIM still leads the pack at 36% although it too has faced erosion...

Verizon launches HTC Incredible on April 29: New king of Android?

Verizon has officially taken the wraps of its plans to release the new feature-packed HTC Incredible smartphone. Available April 29th for $199 with a two year contract, it runs Android 2.1,  the latest version of Google's increasingly mobile operating system.Like the Google Nexus One (also manufactured by HTC) the...

Google Maps navigation on Motorola Droid (and Android) adds night mode

The already superb built-in navigation on the Motorola Droid (and Android 2.0/2.1) just got even better with the addition of night mode. Yes, please get me a megaphone so I can run to the nearest mountain top (Mt. Hamilton) and start hollering this spectacular news. But for me, of...

Is the Motorola Droid security flaw a hoax or real? (it’s real)

There has been several reports today of a security hole in the Motorola Droid phone. I was surprised that, at least according to some reports, the pattern lock which protects the phone much like a computer password, could be breached. Apparently, during an incoming call a thief could break...