Tag Archives: Droid

Motorola Droid RAZR first impression of camera and video interface

The Motorola Droid RAZR on Verizon is the thinnest (0.28 inch at thinnest), lightest, 4.3 inch, dual-core, Verizon 4G LTE phone I have tested. The back is Kevlar and the front Gorilla Glass making it light and strong. It claims … Continue reading

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Two weeks with a Motorola Droid Bionic – 4G, dual-core, new screen and focusing

I  look at a smartphone primarily as a content creator – still photos/video  on demand for publication. The Bionic is a fast phone, capable of running on Verizon’s 4G LTE. The switching between 3G and 4G is smoother than I have … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Adopted at last

Single parent Steven Valenti adopted his third cousin, Izyek, after a fractured skull and seven foster homes. At 2 months old, I’zyek Valenti was rushed to Hershey Medical Center with a fractured skull. His parents’ explanation of how he was … Continue reading

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Updating Ford Sync with AppLink for complete verbal control of Pandora on 2011 Fiesta

Updating Ford Sync with AppLink for complete verbal control of Pandora on 2011 Fiesta

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VIDEO: A doll baby for every child

‘They are going to be excited cause they really didn’t think they’re getting anything this Christmas.’ The annual baby doll give away at York’s Helping Hand for the Homeless began in 1987 and was expanded by a young girl, Gretel … Continue reading

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Speed test between original Droid, Droid X and HTC Incredible

A speed test comparison between a stock Motorola Droid running Android 2.1 another running 2.2 (Froyo), a stock Motorola Droid X review unit running Android 2.1 and an HTC Incredible running 2.1

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Droid X video Trapped young deer, shot vulture treated for injuries

I was using the front facing microphone in the Motorola Droid X. What is interesting is that when I ask the subject a question from behind the Droid X using the subject mode the sound was barely audible. I boosted the gain.

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Droid X photo, video galley

The photo, video gallery on Verizon’s Motorola Droid X, morphs into several different useful forms. From the camera, the gallery is directly linked from the camera’s preview icon. Hold the Droid X vertically and there are small thumbnails that swipe … Continue reading

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Android Tips & Tricks: Use the mechanical shutter button for steady shots

Avoid using the virtual shutter button on the touch screen. It is nearly impossible to keep the camera from moving while depressing a button with no feel that is on the same plane as the lens and not in a … Continue reading

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Android Tips & Tricks: Your phone’s LED camera flash, video light

Widely used in camera phones for over five years now, the LED fash/video light in your phone can exhibit different lighting properties than the xenon gas tube flash used in a typical camera flash. Although an LED has the potential … Continue reading

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