Thanks to some hard work by the members of AllDroid forums, Motorola DROID owners who are not afraid of flashing can look forward to adding multi-touch to their handset in the very near future. With... a little bit of hacking, the multi-touch capable firmware of the Motorola Milestone, the European version of the DROID, has been ripped and successfully ported to the DROID. After making a video showc...

Motorola Zeppelin

The Motorola Zeppelin has resurfaced with a couple of nice shots and an unconfirmed release date of, you guessed it, December 25th (China only).  Translated... specs include an ARM Cortex A8 processor, a  3.7-inch multitouch screen capable of 720p HD support, HDMI output, Android 2.0, a 5-Megapixel camera with LED flash, a 3.5mm headphone jack, GPS, and Bluetooth 2...

DROID owners not satisfied with OS 2.0.1 should keep an eye on the work of some hackers over at Sholes.info. According to their latest post, a few daring members have installed Android 2.1 ripped... from the Nexus One onto their DROID. Not quite ready for prime time, the image used for the installation apparently does not properly preserve file system permissions which causes some problems...

The guys over at Android and Me uncovered a new online Android application store being developed by Motorola. Called SHOP4APPS, the new store will be web-based so you can access it using the mobile... browser on your handset or the full browser on your desktop. Motorola is also reportedly developing a dedicated Android client, MotoAppStore, which will provide a user friendly front end to the o...

Analyst Ben Wood of CCS Insight stepped out on a limb and predicted that handset manufacturers will produce a cornucopia of Android handsets in 2010. According to his estimates, there will be at least... fifty new models released in 2010 alone. Thus far, each manufacturer is rumored to be planning the following :

Motorola: is embracing Android in a big way and is expected to produce at least 10 han...

Qik on the Motorola DROID

Qik has updated the Android version of its popular live streaming application for mobile phones. Included in the update is a special treat for... Motorola DROID owners – the ability to capture a DVD quality (720×480) stream. Sweet! Updates for Non-DROID owners are more practical than flashy and include bug fixes to improve performance...

Motorola Milestone

Sales of the Motorola Milestone, the European version of the Verizon Wireless Motorola DROID, began on December 10th and the popular Android handset... flew off the virtual shelves of online retailer eXpansys. The UK retailer confirmed that its entire inventory of the Motorola Milestone sold out within 2.5 hours, making the Milestone the fastest sell...

Motorola Motus

A Mr. Blurrycam image and the initial specifications for the Motorola Motus were leaked last month. The Motus was revealed to be an Android 1.6 smartphone... with an unusual reverse flip keyboard and a rear directional touchpad. A tipster over at Engadget apparently had some hands-on time with the Motus and has shed some light on some of the unusual features...

New Motorola DROID lock screen

Well, I just finished manually updating my Motorola DROID to the new Android 2.0.1 firmware update, and I shot some photos of the process... and the minor changes I’ve seen on the device so far.

I honestly *just* got done doing the update, so I have no real opinions on anything now other than I like the new lock screen much bet...

The almighty Motorola DROID has come out on top in Time Magazine’s annual top 10 listing of best gadgets of the year.¬† Beating out devices such as the Nook and iPhone... 3GS, amongst others, some would say that the DROID was a relative underdog in the contest.¬† Nobody can deny the fact that the first official phone to run Android 2.0 has made shock waves in the indust...