BGR has received some new info regarding the previously known Motorola Calgary, including a new pic in silver as well as some user feedback regarding the optical joystick, amongst other things.  Said... to be launching Q1 on Verizon’s network the Calgary is now being called the “Devour” and is sporting a new silver look.  Pictured running MOTOBLUR, not much new is known of the device...

Howard Forums member firecracker was browsing Verizon Wireless’ website and discovered that replacement battery covers for the Motorola DROID are being offered by the carrier for free with free... overnight shipping. Most other standalone battery covers are being sold for $4.99 so Verizon is either making an exception due to the widely reported problem of loose battery covers with the DROID or i...

CES 2010 is coming fast and the rumors about what will be announced next week at the industry’s largest trade show are starting to flow. Global Equities Research analyst Trip Chowdhry jumped on... the Android rumor bandwagon by predicting that Motorola will debut two new Android handsets with OLED displays during its pre-CES press conference on January 6th. One handset will be a Google experienc...

I managed to snag a few copies of the beta build of the Swype keyboard for Android a few days back and have been loving it.  If you are not familiar with Swype, it is an on-screen keyboard that you... drag your finger (or stylus) around to type words, instead of having to tap on individual keys.  It was most notably seen on Verizon’s version of the Samsung Omnia II, a Windows Mobile device...

Korea may become the next battleground in the war between Android and the iPhone for smartphone dominance. On the one side, we have KT Telecommunications which is the exclusive carrier for the iPhone... in Korea and on the other, we have rival SK Telecom which is gearing up to release ten Android handsets in 2010. SK Telecom is larger of the two wireless carriers, controlling over 50% of the market sh...

If App sales are any indication, the Motorola DROID is topping the charts as the most popular Android device. According to mobile application analytic firm Flurry, the Motorola DROID accounted for 49%... of all applications purchased from the Android Market on Christmas day in the US. The DROID was followed by the myTouch 3G with 18%, HTC Hero with 17% and the G1 with 16%. Overall in the month of Decemb...

With the end of the year holiday season in full swing, our thoughts inevitably begin to focus on the year ahead and according to some analysts, 2010 is going to be the year for Android to shine. Forrester... Research is predicting that Android will grab a 10% market share in 2010, almost tripling its current 3.5% share. Much of this growth will be driven by strong manufacturer and carrier support from Qualcomm...

The guys at Gizmodo got some face to face time with the Nexus One and provide us with the best hand-on preview of the phone thus far. They compare the Nexus One to the iPhone 3GS and the Motorola DROID... and cover everything from the feel of the phone all the way down to the JavaScript performance of the web browser. The take home message is that the Nexus One, when it debuts, will be the best Android ph...

Those three mystery Android devices that kept appearing over the past few weeks have finally been given a name and a destination. The trio include the MT710, the XT701 and the XT800 and all three are... slated for launch in China in early 2010. Each handset will land at a different carrier with the MT710 headed to China Mobile as part of its OPhone platform, the XT701 headed to China Unicom, and the X...

Motorola Calgary

Live photos of the Verizon Wireless Motorola Calgary burst upon the scene back in October and we have been eagerly awaiting additional information about... this long-rumored handset. Phone Arena came through for all of us today with a few new tidbits about the Calgary, now supposedly known as the Devour A555. The Devour is shaping up to be the little broth...