Google IO 2015 Coverage

[Deal] Grab a Moto 360 for $149.99 from BestBuy


Earlier today, BestBuy kicked off a brand new deal on all three colorways of the Moto 360. However, unlike any of its other previous promotions, the company has decided to host this one via eBay.

Buying a Moto 360 with this promo saves customers a whopping $100; meaning you can pick one up for $149.99. However, stock is extremely limited — so if you want to get your hands on one, better act fast.

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Motorola DROID Turbo seeing limited edition metallic colors on May 28


The DROID Turbo, an exclusive to Verizon, will see new limited edition metallic colors launch next Thursday. On May 28, Big Red will add metallic blue, orange, and violet accents of the handset to its lineup.

Through Verizon Edge, payments of the DROID Turbo can be broken into $20.83 per month for twenty-four months. The carrier will also throw in $150 or more credit when recycling a smartphone that is in decent shape.

Hit the break to see what is going on with the DROID Turbo’s next software update.

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Motorola to start testing Lollipop on the 1st Gen Moto X

Moto_X_Back_TALollipop on the 1st generation Moto X has been a bit of a sore spot for Motorola, and the device is still sitting on Android 4.4. Motorola has committed to upgrading the device straight to Android 5.1 and skip 5.0 completely, but even that has taken longer than usual due to supposed issues with the processor in the device.

Motorola’s David Schuster has taken to Google Plus to try to reassure users that the update is still on the way. It’s not quite ready to start rolling out to devices, but Motorola is going to begin testing the update on devices in the US and Latin America. If this soak test goes well, the company hopes to begin a full rollout in the next few weeks. Fingers crossed. Read more