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News Round Up: Import Ban on Apple Prodcuts? Samsung vs Apple Trail End, Surface Gets Price Point & Cyanogen Mod 10

This week Post PC Nation takes a closer look at the possible import ban on the Apple products in the US, the end of the Samsung Apple trail as well as pricing for the Windows RT edition of Microsoft’s surface tablet and Cyanogen mod 10…

Apple Insanity Patent Rant on Why we Need Patent Reform [Video]

Patents wars have been heatng up for a while now, but the latest round that have managed to ban the Galaxy Nexus and the Galaxy Tab 10.1… are bordering on absurd.  Lucky for us Sascha has taken the time to pull it all together into

Motorola Getting Friendly with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon

Motorola has a long standing relationship with Texas Instrument and has enjoyed the occasional flirtation with Tegra for their Smartphones & Tablets, but it seems that they are going to be getting friendly with Qualcomm & their Snapdragon platform.   There are some recently leaked benchmarks…

Motorola Lapdock Now Running Android 4.0 instead of Linux

The Motorola Lapdock is an accessory for Motorola smartphones like Atrix…, it is a netbook like device that allows you to have a more robust experience by providing a desktop version of Firefox and a customized Linux operating system called Webtop.  Previously the Lapdock

4G LTE Upgrade Program for Motorola XOOM Tablets Ends March 31

Motorola unwisely shipped out original XOOM tablets without 4G LTE support despite the fact that the tablets have the cellular components inside. However, they made good by offering a free program for Xoom… owners to send their tablets in to get the 4G upgrade. Turnaround

Deal of the Day: Refurbished Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi 32 GB Tablet for $299

At the time of this writing, 1SaleADay is hawking a 32 GB, refurbished Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi tablet for $299.

While it wasn’t a huge seller for Motorola, it’s still a decent 10.1-inch Android tablet to pick up if you haven’t already gotten one. Or, if…

Motorola Defy Gets Pelted by Pennies, Wet, Thrown in Sand & Survives

We came across a fun demo at the morotola booth during MWC. the defy smartphone is meant to be a rugged handheld and motorola seems to be bend on proviing since they set up a demo where sand is repeatedly thrown at it, water dripped…

Android 5.0 Jelly Bean May Incorporate Motorola’s WebTop Functionality

Motorola Mobility’s ATRIX line of smartphones are known for their LapDock accessories. When you dock an Atrix… phone into a LapDock, the desktop-like WebTop OS loads, transforming the LapDock into an Android laptop of sorts.

However, without an ATRIX phone docked, the LapDock has no

Is Google Coming out with a 5 inch Phablet as Well?

Samsung released the Galaxy Note, which is quickly becoming the must have handset in Taiwan, LG just announced the Optimus Vu… which seeks to go head to head in the “Is it a Phone? Or, is it a Tablet?” ecosystem.  Chris Davies over at

Weekend Project: Root Your Motorola Device Running Gingerbread or Honeycomb

There was an exploit released earlier today by Dan Rosenberg to gain root access on the Motorola XYBOARD or XOOM 2. Rosenberg was the same person who figured out a way to root the Sony Tablet S about a week ago.

Well, as it turns…

Motorola Mobility Posts Android 4.0 Release Schedule, Waiting in Store For Most

Just recently tech news headlines proclaimed that Motorola blamed differences in hardware and carrier software add-ons, not Motoblur. At the time it seemed like they “doth protest too much”. Now after seeing their Android 4.0 release schedule for existing Motorola smartphones and tablets, it seems…

Motorola Mobility’s First Medfield, Android 4.0 Phone Leaked

At CES 2012 Intel played up the fact that they are working on Android smartphones powered by a 1.6 GHz, Atom Z2460 processor, codenamed Medfield. We saw both a reference design from Intel as well as pre-production version of the Lenovo K800, the first Medfield-based…

Deal of the Day: $99.99 Motorola DROID 4 from Amazon

Verizon Wireless just made the 4G LTE Motorola Droid… 4 available for $199.99 on-contract a few hours ago. However, Amazon Wireless is undercutting VZW’s price by $100 already.

As you can see, the DROID 4 is the DROID RAZR’s QWERTY brother, offering an edge-lit keyboard

Refurbished Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi Tablets Sold on Woot! Have Previous Owners’ Data

Motorola Mobility announced that approximately 100 out of a batch of 6200 XOOM Wi-Fi tablets that were purchased between March and October of 2011 and returned soon afterwards may not have been properly processed to delete the previous owners’ data from the devices. These refurbished…

Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX Battery Life Crushes All Competitors

If you’re like me and hate running out of battery at the end of the day you might want to take a closer look at the Motorola Droid… RAZR MAXX. It has a whopping 3300mAP out of the box and it uses it to blow