Droid X users finally get Android 2.2

Their Droid, Droid 2, and Droid Incredible brethren have been enjoying the latest Android operating system for weeks now, and finally Droid X users can download the 2.2 upgrade as Motorola just barely makes its promise of a summer rollout.

Droid X may be getting Android 2.2 tomorrow

Verizon originally promised that Droid X customers would be getting their upgrade to Android 2.2 this summer. Well, summer ends during the day tomorrow and it appears they might just barely meet that deadline.

Motorola Droid X gets first custom ROM


W00t! Steven Bird has debuted the first custom ROM for Motorola's locked-down and bolted Droid X smartphone.

Droid X, Droid 2 have best Android battery life

As one of the most feature-rich and largest-screen Android devices on the market, the Droid X actually manages to handle its battery better than any other phone with Google's mobile operating system.

Motorola in unauthorized Froyo crackdown

Motorola is cracking down on a leaked Android 2.2 (Froyo) update for its Droid X smartphone by sending cease and desist letters to sites like MyDroidWorld for hosting the unauthorized software.

Motorola Droid X gets overclocked

A talented overclocker known as "Elkay" has coded an injectable kernel module designed to accelerate the processor of Motorola's Droid X smartphone.

Best Buy signage suggests $199 for Droid 2

The Droid X has just barely been able to get its name out in the market before its big brother, the Droid 2, starts making headlines and now some shoppers have gotten a sneak peak at its price tag - literally.

Hidden Motorola message shows Droid X gets Android 2.2 by September

After several weeks of speculation about which phones will be getting the latest version of Android and when the updates will happen, there's finally an official word from one of the phone manufacturers.

Motorola earnings skyrocket 600% over last year

Thanks in large part to the introduction of the Droid, Motorola's second quarter earnings are more than six times what the company posted this time last year.

Motorola puts ad in New York Times to strike back at Apple

After Apple posted a video online that ludicrously made it appear as though Motorola's Droid X suffered from the same problem as the iPhone 4, Motorola has taken out prominent ad space that basically tells Apple to shove it.

Verizon users consuming more data than iPhone owners

AT&T was the first major carrier to introduce tiered pricing for mobile data, on fears that iPhone users might end up using too much, but it turns out Verizon users are the ones who are eating up the wireless spectrum.

Apple becomes a bigger crybaby, attacks Droid X

Apparently Apple still needs to feel better about itself after its iPhone 4 press conference earlier this month, as it is now seemingly on a mission to belittle every other smartphone on the market.

Motorola Droid X rooted, bootloader still in lock-down

A talented dev named Steven Bird (aka "Birdman") has managed to successfully root Motorola's locked-down Droid X in just 6 days.

Droid 2 coming next month, first to get native Android 2.2

Just a few weeks after the Droid X raked in huge sales, selling out all over the country, the Droid 2 will be hitting stores even though we still don't have that many official details on the newest Verizon device.

Droid X bug causes screen to die

Motorola's Droid X just might be the fastest-selling Android phone to date, but apparently for some of the early adopters the brand new gadget has become a paperweight.

Motorola "Mini Droid" rumors add to Droid congestion

Everyone loves having a lot of selection when it comes to mobile phones, but Verizon may be overdoing it with the "Droid" name, as rumors of a "Mini Droid" handset are beginning to circulate.

Verizon scrambles to meet demand as Motorola Droid X sells out

Motorola's Droid X is currently in short supply across the continental United States.  
Android enthusiasts hoping to snag the sleek smartphone via Verizon's online store will now have to wait until at least July 23 for the device to ship.

Droid X launches at the perfect time

Right after a class-action lawsuit hits its biggest competitor, the Droid X has been released to Verizon and electronics retailer stores today.

Motorola Droid X in serious lockdown

Motorola's eagerly anticipated Droid X smartphone is expected to hit the hot summer streets in just a few hours. But don't plan on hacking, rooting or modding the Android-powered device anytime soon.

Some lucky customers already have a Droid X

Of the thousands of people who pre-ordered the hotly anticipated Droid X, a little over 100 got theirs a bit early. Was it an accident or an intentional ploy to get some headlines?