Moto X Android 4.4 KitKat update rolling out to Verizon Wireless now

Motorola has just announced that it will begin updating its Moto x smartphones to Android 4.4 KitKat effective today. The company is making good on its promise to make the update process take weeks rather than months. Starting today, Verizon Wireless customers receive notices about the update being available in stages. Other carrier versions will be updated soon, but Verizon customers can check for updates by going to Settings > About...

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Moto X Android 4.4 KitKat update now in testing for Verizon customers, reveals new features

Motorola promised that it would deliver Android 4.4 KitKat to the Moto X in “a matter of weeks,” and it appears that the company is well on its way to fulfilling that promise. Verizon Wireless is testing the update and has posted a change log of what new features users can expect to see. A release date for the upgrade has yet to be publicly announced, but Verizon is currently conducting a soak test that allows it to update a select...

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Moto G specs made official: HD screen and quad-core processor for only $179 unlocked

Motorola did something fairly surprising today when it announced the Moto G specs. It was expected that the Moto G would not be quite on the same level as its big brother Moto X, but the phone that’s launching today surprised quite a few with the release of specs that are not shabby. The fact that it did it for a third of the price of what someone gets when purchasing premium phones is even more surprising. Here’s what’s available in...

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Moto G specs appear ahead of tomorrow’s announcement

Motorola is going to debut a new smartphone tomorrow, but one retailer has jumped the gun and revealed what kind of features will appear in the Moto G. The page was taken down, but not before people gained access to the secrets shared. Here’s what to expect from the international version of the Moto X. 4.5-inch LCD 720p display (1280 x 720) 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU 1GB RAM 8GB of internal memory 2,070 mAh battery Android 4.3 software...

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Motorola Moto X now customizable on Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile

One week, I wrote that the Moto X color customization tool, MotoMaker.com, would open up to Sprint and Verizon. Those rumors have been proven true, and even T-Mobile has been added to the mix. As of today, customers at any of the major networks in the US can design a smartphone with custom colors. Pricing information is as follows: $99 - 16GB on a two-year agreement $499 - 16GB off-contract $149 - 32GB on a two-year agreement $549 -...

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Moto X MotoMaker personalization tool may come to Sprint and Verizon next week

Motorola accomplished something rare when it managed to release the Moto X on all four major carriers, but it did so without one of its best features - the MotoMaker tool that lets users choose the colors for their phones. The MotoMaker website works only with AT&T phones, but the photo below shows that may change as early as next week. The photo above shows a leaked memo that claims Sprint should gain access to MotoMaker on...

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