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Update for Motorola Droid 2 rolling out now, bringing security patches and bug-fixes

Users of Motorola’s Droid 2 should be seeing an OTA notification, as Verizon has updated the support page with the information that a new update (v4.5.621) is now available. What do you get for those 14 MBs? Device Features Device is enabled with the Wireless Alerting System. A Google Security Patch has been added to […]

DROID 2 Global Owners Seeing Update 4.5.692

It didn’t take too long for the DROID 2 Global OTA update discovered over a week ago to begin rolling out to users. The update version is 4.5.692 and fixes some issues, including the device’s tendency not to save camera settings after reboots, automatic power-ons, fixed out of memory issues and more. Check inside the […]

DROID 2 Global and DROID Pro Now Receiving Gingerbread Upgrades

Continuing to prove that they don’t want to leave any of their customers in the dark, Verizon and Motorola have begun rolling out updates to Android 2.3 for both the Motorola DROID 2 Global and the Motorola DROID PRO. We’re getting all the Gingerbread goodness you’ve come to know and expect as well as a […]

Motorola DROID 2 R2-D2 Gets Gingerbread

Considering the DROID 2 and DROID 2 Global have both gotten their Gingerbread updates, we weren’t surprised to see the DROID 2 R2-D2 wasn’t far behind – they’re practically the same phones. If you can’t wait to get your grubby little robot clamps on it, it looks like it’s rolling out now (at least the […]

Motorola Droid 2 Gingerbread OTA Update Available NOW

That’s right, folks. Tonight’s your lucky night if you’re a Droid 2 user. Seems the Gingerbread soak test for the Motorola DROID 2 went over well seeing how Moto is to begin rolling out the tasty Android treat for the masses starting tonight at 11:59PM. This will bring your device up to Android 2.3.3 and […]

Soak Test for Motorola DROID 2 Gingerbread Update Begins Tonight

  A few days ago we posted a leaked Verizon PDF showing the changelog for the Motorola DROID 2’s upcoming Gingerbread update. Well, we have been informed by one of our awesome readers that the soak test for the software 4.5.601 update is underway starting at 11:50pm tonight. Here is the post from the Motorola […]

Droid 2 Gingerbread Changelog Published to Verizon’s Support Site, Update Imminent?

Verizon has outed the changelog to the long awaited Gingerbread update for the Motorola DROID 2. A soak test was supposed to begin this week, and very well may be under way, but it appears Verizon is inching closer to unleashing the new software version on the masses. The update will leave MotoBlur at build […]

A Handful of Verizon Devices Reaching End-of-Life; DROID 3, Samsung Continuum and Tab 10.1 Getting a Bit Hard to Find

An update for you Verizon faithful looking to find a device you may want sometime soon. The Motorola CITRUS and the Motorola DROID 2 (along with its global counterpart) will both see end-of-life on the Android side of the spectrum. Both have had good runs but have been outclassed by sequels or better comparable devices. […]

MiUi Ported to DROID X and DROID 2

If you were wondering how soon you would be able to enjoy MiUi after the DROID X and DROID 2 got second init support, stop wondering – it’s here. Everything is as it would appear on other devices so you should feel right at home if you’ve been to this rodeo before. Simply download the […]

Motorola DROID 2 Getting CM7 Soon, Nightlies Are Headed Our Way

The first of many breakthroughs on Motorola devices, we hope – CyanogenMod 7 is now making its way to the Motorola DROID 2. This comes several days after a breakthrough achieved on the DROID X that allowed CyanogenMod 7 to boot and run. And run well, at that. Developer cvpcs says they’ll eventually be merging […]

Motorola Employee Confirms Gingerbread Update for Droid X, Pro and 2

Apparently, some Droid Pro and Droid 2 Global owners have been having issues with corporate sync and have hit up the Motorola Support forums in search of help. It was in these forums that a Motorola employee chimed in to address current issues with Exchange Activesync, commenting that the problem will be fixed with the […]

Motorola DROID X & DROID 2 Gingerbread ROMs Rooted

The one downside to the leaked Gingerbread update files that were put on the internet yesterday for the Motorola DROID 2 and DROID X courtesy of P3Droid, TeamBlackHat and the folks at MyDroidWorld is the fact that it wasn’t rooted. It was a small price to pay for many who just wanted to get stepped […]

There Is Something Fishy About the Mobile Hotspot in the Leaked Gingerbread for Motorola Droid X and 2 [Blunders]

If you have been toying around with the leaked build of Android 2.3 Gingerbread for the Motorola DROID X or Droid 2, try this out: when you first launch the official Verizon 3G Mobile Hotspot application you will be greeted with the standard warning of impacted battery life and increased data usage. Only, the application […]

Motorola DROID X, DROID 2 Gingerbread (2.3.3) ROMs Leak; How to Install Them

We’d heard the Motorola DROID X could receive Android 2.3 Gingerbread this weekend, but that was only a rumor. We didn’t hear about a Motorola DROID 2, though, but the folks at MyDroidWorld have leaked the upgrade for all to apply and enjoy on both MOTOBLUR phones from Verizon. It’s not the official OTA but […]

Mystery DROID 2 Update Floating Around?

Looks like the DROID 2 could be in for another OTA update soon, if an image sent to Droid-Life is to be believed. The line beneath the data disclaimer is weird: “Delta Package between 2.3.20 – 3.4.2-113″ – just what is this? As they point out, 2.3.20 is the latest build number for the DROID […]