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Google spent a decade trying to make a balloon-powered cell network

January 22nd, 2021

A project initially spawned out of Google’s “X” moonshot factory is finally being abandoned after over a decade of research and experimentation. The project, called Loon, was supposed to be a balloon-powered wireless network that provided data service to even the most remote areas of the planet. Loon, which is now under the X umbrella …

Verizon offering $100 off all DROID smartphones via online store

March 2nd, 2011

It looks like Big Red is doing a little wheeling and dealing with its entire DROID smartphone lineup. Via the company’s web store, Verizon Wireless is offering online-purchasers of any DROID-branded smartphone an additional $100 off the subsidized, two-year contract price. With the new, temporary pricing schema in place, the DROID X (CPO), DROID R2D2, …

Video of Android 2.3 running on Motorola DROID X emerges, less BLURry [Updated]

December 14th, 2010

Well what do we have here? It looks like a video of Verizon’s Motorola DROID X running an early alpha build of Google’s latest mobile OS iteration, Android 2.3. The software being demoed has a build number of VZW-TestKeys-280657 and baseband version BP_C_01.09.07P. As the video maker notes, Motorola’s BLUR UI is playing a much less prominent roll …

All DROID smartphones on sale for 1¢ at AmazonWireless

November 19th, 2010

Thinking about treating yourself to one of Verizon’s DROID smartphones right before the holidays? You’ll definitely want to check out this latest deal from AmazonWireless. The online retail giant has the full compliment of DROID devices from Big Red — the DROID Incredible, X, 2, and Pro — on sale for a single penny for those …

Apple releases Mac OS X 10.6.5

November 10th, 2010

Moments ago, Apple released its Mac OS X 10.6.5 update to its customer-base. Fixes in the point-upgrade include: • improve reliability with Microsoft Exchange servers • address performance of some image-processing operations in iPhoto and Aperture • address stability and performance of graphics applications and games • resolve a delay between print jobs • address a printing …

Android 2.2 for Motorola DROID X confirmed for tomorrow

September 21st, 2010

The gang over at Droid-Life have gotten the official skinny on the DROID X, Android 2.2-update release date. That date is: September 22, 2010 at 12:00 PM ET. The instructions seen above also detail that starting at noon you can manually pull the update down by going to: Settings > About Phone > System Updates; …

Android 2.2 for Motorola DROID X ready, launching tomorrow?

September 21st, 2010

It looks like Verizon has updated their DROID X support page, as it now indicates that the Android 2.2 update many of you have been waiting on is now ready to go. Blog Droid-Life is reporting that the update will be hitting handsets on Wednesday the 22nd… as in tomorrow. The update will bring with it Flash …