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Best Android Phones [April 2014]

It’s April, don’t be the fool that buys some joke of an Android phone. As manufacturers push their major spring handset launches, the question of which is best takes on a whole new level of relevancy.

Republic Wireless Moto X heads to Motomaker April 1st – first 2,000 orders get wood for free

If you were looking at a Moto X on Republic Wireless but wanted to customize it, good news. The Republic Wireless Moto X will be available on Motomaker officially starting tomorrow with free wood backs to the first 2,000 customers. Full details in the post.

Moto X goes collegiate — new colors and college logos added to available customizations

Just in time for March Madness, Motorola is rolling out new customization options for the Moto X. The College Collection combines official school logos with new back and accent color options to create any true fan’s dream phone.

Motorola Touchless Controls’ “What’s Up” command is too awesome for words [VIDEO]

Yesterday, we told you guys about a new upgrade to Motorola’s Touchless Controls app that added an awesome new command. Saying “What’s Up” or “Read Notifications” will have the phone read back a list of your recent notifications. We gave the new feature a spin on video on the Motorola DROID MAXX running Android 4.4 KitKat, and marveled at the fact that it sounds pretty natural and fluid.

Motorola Touchless Control’s new “What’s Up” command will read your notifications aloud

A new upgrade is headed to the Touchless Controls app on the Moto X and the Verizon DROID Mini, Ultra and MAXX. There weren’t a multitude of new features, though the magnitude of the one new feature certainly does excite us. Motorola has added a new “What’s Up” command, which will recite your notifications back to you in an oddly-digitized voice.

Sprint Moto X now receiving Android 4.4.2 update

After last week’s soak test tipped us off to the impending update, Android 4.4.2 is now officially available for the Sprint Motorola Moto X. The update isn’t a huge bump from the previous Android 4.4 update, but does manage to squash a few bugs while managing to increase battery life. Here’s what Moto X users […]

Deal: Verizon Moto X being offered through Moto Maker for a penny on-contract or $329 without

Looking for a good deal on a Verizon Wireless Moto X that can be customized through the Moto Maker? Now’s your best shot, as Motorola is offering the device for just a penny whenever you buy it with a two-year contract. You can also grab it for $329.99 if you prefer not to be bound […]

T-Mobile Moto X first in line for Android 4.4.2 upgrade, brings improved battery life

Motorola was quick in getting their devices up to Android 4.4 KitKat, but users have missed out on a couple of quick maintenance upgrades following that. The first crop of Moto X users are finally going to be stepped up to the bug fixing update, though, Motorola announced. T-Mobile gets first dibs.

Get $100 off a Moto X for 1 hour only starting Jan 27th (while supplies last)

Good news for those that have been keeping the Moto X — and it’s newly affordable wood back options — on their Android radar. Motorola is having a quick 1 hour sale starting Monday, January 27th at 3PM ET, where they’ll be offering $100-off the full off-contract price Moto X. This means you’ll be able […]

Motorola’s Gallery app heads to Google Play with new user interface

Owners of the Motorola Moto X and Verizon’s newest DROID phones will be happy to know that the company’s gallery app has been put into the Google Play Store. They also too this opportunity to bring us a brand new user interface.

Moto X in bamboo, ebony, teak, and walnut wood finishes now available on Motomaker

It’s been a long time coming, but those who’ve been putting off ordering a Moto X in hopes of picking one up in one of those all natural wood finish can finally have at it. Announced a few days ago but officially arriving on Motomaker today, the Moto X can be outfitted in retro-premium styled […]

Would you buy a Motorola phone if they had early access to Android updates? [POLL]

When Android 4.4 KitKat launched, we were surprised to see that the Moto X got the upgrade before most Nexus devices. It wasn’t a huge gap between the rollouts, but the fact that any non-Nexus device got it before any others was astonishing. Some suspected Motorola might have had privileged access to the update. Would you buy a Motorola phone if that were true? Vote in the poll inside!

Motorola urges Patriots, Broncos, Seahawks, and 49ers fans to snag a Moto X with team colors

Thanks to Moto Maker you can design your own phone and even customize it for your team colors. Slap on a team wallpaper and it’s practically a foam finger in your hand 24/7. Playing to these hardcore fans, Motorola just sent out an e-mail suggesting you do just that: support your team by buying where X marks the Moto.

[Update: Germany, France too] UK Moto X launches February 1st for £380

The Moto X has been a big hit for Motorola, but the company wasn’t logistically ready to launch this thing in regions other than North America. That’s set to change soon, though, as Motorola has announced that the device would finally be arriving in the United Kingdom starting February 1st.

Buy a Moto X off-contract and get a Chromecast for free [DEAL]

Read for another “buy X and get a free Chromecast” deal? Google’s really pushing this thing lately, as the offer now applies to any Moto X bought off-contract at Motorola’s website. It’s a savings of $35 which, if you consider the fact that the cheapest Moto X is now $399.99, makes this deal worth almost […]