Does The Droid Razr Name And The Sci Fi Branding Actually Mesh?

These displays have started to arrive at Verizon Wireless stores for Friday’s launch of the Motorola Droid Razr. This device is just about as exciting as the very first Droid launched two years ago this month, also at Verizon Wireless.  The original Droid was surrounded by a $100 million dollar sci-fi advertising budget that really

11-11-11 At 11:0AM Verizon Wireless Releasing The Droid Razr

Droid Life just got their hands on this promotional graphic that shows the Motorola Droid Razr will go on sale next Friday 11/11/11 at 11:11am.  Verizon Wireless also posted the teaser video (after the break) that shows the same date. The Motorola Droid Razr was announced a couple of weeks ago in New York City

They’re Back! Droid Landing Twitter Gearing Up For Droid Razr Launch

When Verizon Wireless and Motorola launched the Motorola Droid X they also launched Droid Landing. Droid Landing is a twitter account found here. Droid X’s had gotten away from the Verizon Wireless Droid command center and scattered throughout the United States in a scavenger hunt.  Droid Landing was reactivated for the launch of the R2-D2

Verizon Original Galaxy Tab Owners To Get Gingerbread

If you’re one of the owners of the original Samsung Galaxy Tab (the 7″ version) on Verizon Wireless we’ve got good news for you. Your tablet will soon be updated to Android 2.3, Gingerbread. According to Verizon Wireless the 70mb update will bring you Android 2.3.5 as well as several improvements to your Galaxy Tab.

Verizon Wireless Sign Up Page For Galaxy Nexus Goes Live

After last week’s highly anticipated announcement that Verizon Wireless was indeed getting the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the next thing we were waiting for was the sign up page. This evening the sign up page went live. Like most highly coveted smartphones, this sign up page promises to send you updates when things like a release

HTC Thunderbolt Gingerbread Update Finally Arrives!

HTC Thunderbolt owners, the moment you’ve all been waiting for is finally among us.  The HTC Thunderbolt Gingerbread update is starting to roll out. If you own a Verizon Wireless HTC Thunderbolt go to settings, about phone, check for update. Doing this should prompt you to download the update and then install it. It’s a

Verizon Wireless Ahead Of 4G/LTE Rollout Schedule

While all four tier 1 carriers in the United States seem to be at each others throats and competition is one of the biggest concerns with the proposed AT&T/T-Mobile merger, the 4G landscape seems to have a clear leader. That leader is Verizon Wireless. Sprint’s 4G rollout ran out of gas last year when Clearwire

Verizon Has Locked The Motorola Razr, Not Motorola

Motorola announced earlier this year that they would start shipping phones with unlocked bootloaders.  According to phonearena and ausdroid.com Motorola has said that the Motorola Razr’s bootloader is unlocked. However it’s the decision of the carrier, not Motorola to lock the bootloader, and of course Verizon has decided to lock it up tight. Although the

Verizon Wireless Finally Announces Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Verizon Wireless issued a press release this afternoon acknowledging that they will in fact carry the Samsung Galaxy Nexus.  The press release was somewhat vague, leaving out the information that everyone was looking for like pricing and availability.  As far as availability goes Verizon has said it will arrive “sometime later this year”.  As for

Sprint Getting The Galaxy Nexus?

Perhaps the hold up for an official Verizon Wireless announcement of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus is because it’s also going to Sprint? Briefmobile.com has obtained this packing list image containing a Nexus Prime poster headed to United Cellular, Sprint’s largest third party dealer. The Galaxy Nexus was announced Wednesday morning in Hong Kong.  At that

2750 mAH Battery For HTC Rezound Shows Up Online

For those of you considering the follow up to the HTC Thunderbolt, the HTC Rezound, on Verizon Wireless, there’s good news for you.  HTC has manufactured a 2750mAH extended battery pack for the device. Although it’s an optional accessory. It’s going to be a great investment, especially if you live in a 4G area and

Verizon Definitely Getting Galaxy Nexus

Verizon Wireless has long been rumored to be the rollout carrier for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus in the United States. While it was announced that both a 4G/LTE and HSPA+ version are available a carrier has yet to be announced for the device. In fact, after it was announced by Kim Titus that the Galaxy

Samsung Galaxy S II HD With LTE Clears FCC

No that’s not some strange Samsung tongue twister, the Samsung Galaxy S II HD with LTE has found it’s way to the FCC’s Columbia Maryland test facility. The device carrying the number SHV-E120L. The Samsung Galaxy S II HD was originally reported in September to be headed exclusively to Korea. Now it looks like it

Galaxy Nexus & HTC Rezound (Vigor) To Cost $299 On A New 2 Year Agreement

Engadget has gotten their hands on leaked MAP Pricing for upcoming Android devices on Verizon Wireless.  Engadget credits an anonymous source, and typically leaked Verizon Wireless MAP docs include the other smartphone categories but we will assume Engadget vetted this correctly. As you can see from the document both the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and the

CTIA: Quick Look At The Samsung Stratosphere

While here at CTIA Enterprise & Applications in San Diego CA we got to spend a few minutes with the forthcoming Samsung Stratosphere on Verizon Wireless. The Samsung Stratosphere is an Android device running 2.3.4 “Gingerbread” and it features a 5 row slide out qwerty keyboard. It’s also the first phone to feature a qwerty