XDA devs root Motorola Droid 2

The talented XDA Dev team has managed to root Motorola's Droid 2 just two weeks after the smartphone's launch.

Motorola adds mobile startup 280 North to its quiver

In a bid that is likely to improve its increasing presence in the smartphone market, Motorola has confirmed that it has acquired a mobile development company called 280 North.

A Droid tablet could be just what Android needs

There's a lot of discussion going on about the multimedia tablet market, but most pundits seem to think nothing can kill the iPad. However, a Droid-branded Android tablet from Motorola might be worth a look.

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.

Rumored Droid Pro phone may just be repackaged Droid 2

As the collection of phones with the "Droid" name continues to run amok, there are new details that a rumored phone called the Droid Pro may just actually be the name of the Droid 2 when it gets a GSM antenna.

Ultimate nerd phone: R2-D2 Droid 2 details are here

There usually isn't a lot of mobile phone news that breaks in the annual Star Wars convention in Orlando, but this year it apparently is the hub of Motorola's special edition Droid 2 that looks so cool, I want to drop my Droid early and pay full price for this sucker.

Droid 2 goes up for sale, Motorola says bye-bye to Droid

The Droid, which has sold more units than any other Android phone, has been taken off the factory line to make room for the similar-looking, more powerful Droid 2.

Droid 2 stealthily goes on sale in 2 days

After Verizon seemingly stopped acknowledging the existence of the Droid 2, the wireless provider today finally provided some concrete details of the device, saying it would go on sale this Thursday.

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.

Google's Android triumphs over RIM's BlackBerry

Google's Android OS has continued its meteoric rise by displacing RIM's BlackBerry and claiming first place amongst operating systems in handsets sold to US consumers.

Motorola teams with Verizon for TV tablet

Motorola is reported to be developing a tablet specifically targeted at the television market.

Android smartphone shipments jump 886%

Android smartphone shipments increased by a staggering 886% in Q2 2010, with companies such as HTC, Motorola, Samsung, Sony Ericsson and LG offloading a record number of units.

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.

Motorola Android 3.0 tablet may be here this year

Android lover Motorola is expected to be working on an iPad competitor that runs on Google's mobile operating system, but what's bigger news is that it could be one of the first devices to run the next-generation Android 3.0.

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.