Deals of the Day (7-25-11)

Verizon Wireless has knocked $100 off the price of a Motorola XOOM tablet with 3G wireless. That means you can now pick up a 3G XOOM for the same price as a WiFi-only model… assuming you’re willing to sign up for a 3 year contract. Still, that’s probably the best price you’re going to find […]

How to install and root Android 3.2 on the Motorola XOOM

Motorola began rolling out an over-the-air software update for the Motorola XOOM tablet today. It brings Google Android 3.2 Honeycomb and it finally fixes the bug that prevented the microSD card slot on the tablet from functioning properly. But if you don’t feel like waiting for Motorola to send you an update, it’s possible to […]

Motorola XOOM 4G LTE upgrade clears the FCC

There are two updates Motorola promised when launching the XOOM tablet in February. First, the microSD card slot would eventually work. Second, the company would offer a free upgrade which would allow users to send in their 3G capable tablets to receive a 4G LTE modem. The first promise is finally starting to come true. […]

Motorola XOOM finally gets an SD card fix… outside the US

Good news everyone… outside of the US! Motorola is finally going to make that useless microSD card slot on your XOOM tablet start working. Motorala Europe has announced that it has already started rolling out a software update bringing Google Android 3.1 to XOOM users residing in countries that don’t happen to be the United […]

First custom ROM for the Motorola XOOM now available

Hackers have been installing rooting the Motorola XOOM and installing custom kernels with support for overclocking for months. But now the first cooked ROM is available for the tablet, offering a complete replacement for the firmware that ships with the XOOM. The Tiamat XOOM ROM 1.0 is pre-rooted and provides a number of featues out […]

Deal of the Day: Free Bluetooth keyboard with the Motorola XOOM

Motorola is offering a free Bluetooth keyboard with the purchase of a Motorola XOOM tablet. The keyboard normally runs $69.99, but it’s available for free if you pick up a tablet directly from Motorola before noon Eastern Time on June 14th. The deal is good on the WiFi-only or 3G model of hte tablet. The […]