The Droid Saga, Episode III: Rescue Of the ROMs

The Droid Saga

Episode III: Rescue Of the ROMs

It is a period of uncertainty on Bill’s Droid. Having been tempted by the power of Android 2.2, he manually installed Verizon’s pushed build of Android 2.2 FRG01B.

The networking stack was buggy and Verizon ceased the push immediately — but the damage was done:  the Droid was crippled. The Droid was eventually flashed back to Android 2.1 and then a “factory build” of Android 2.2 FRG22 was installed.

Peace returned to Bill’s Droid, but rumblings of discord continued. The Droid was now rooted, and the enormous power this represented could not be ignored …

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The Droid Saga, Episode II: The Revenge Of Flash

The Droid Saga

Episode II: The Revenge Of Flash

It is a period of chaos on Bill’s Droid. Having been tempted by the power of Android 2.2, he installed Verizon’s pushed build of Android 2.2 FRG01B to his Droid.

The networking stack was buggy and Verizon ceased the push immediately. Nevertheless, Bill’s Droid was bitten by the bug.  Networking — particularly wireless — was almost impossible.

The Droid is crippled, and it seems no hope remains to return peace and freedom to the Droid …

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The Droid Saga, Episode I: Attack Of the Android

The Droid Saga

Episode I: Attack Of the Android

It is a period of peace and freedom on Bill’s Droid. While no system is perfect, Bill’s Droid is a model of efficiency and freedom.

Rumors have abounded about an upgrade to Android 2.2, said to be faster, squash many annoying Android 2.1 bugs, and most importantly to have Flash 10.

When Android 2.2 was released by Verizon for the Droid, Bill investigated installing it on his beloved Droid without waiting for the OTA upgrade …

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