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The Droid Army is amassing

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions & Site Assistance' started by W3RDSMYTH, Oct 28, 2009.

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    Hi all, found this place today when doing a google search for the latest droid and android news.

    My boss at work and I are both going to be getting the Motorola Droid next week and we have been eagerly watching its progress over the past months and weeks. I was glad to find a community of other folks as excited about it as I am!
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    Awesome, glad to have you on board. I think the popularity of the site and the Droid in general shows that there are a ton of Verizon customers out there waiting for something to compete with the iPhone!
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    for me, it's not so much to COMPETE with the iphone... that would be like some japanese motorcycle manufacturer going after the "hardly davidson" market. that is a big tower to topple, though they undoubtedly have a better product. people have their allegiances, but there is typically a group of (informed) people that will spring for the better product, despite the hype associated with the "reigning king". i, for one, am not willing to jump on the iBandwagon, based solely on it's popularity.
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    Verizon is expecting at least a million sales its first couple of days. Does that sound like any phone you know? Yup, the 3g. No need to compete with the iphone though, just need to have a flowing fan base.
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    love the analogy! so true:D
    I am actually going to be upgrading from a 2g iphone running on tmobile. tmobile is letting me end my contract early without a fee because their coverage here is shitty.
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    Welcome to the site guys! :)
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    Welcome to the site man. Yes the army is amassing and soon a legion will grow.
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    digg? ive always been more of a reddit person myself.:)
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    Well, submit it and link it here and we'll see who can vote it up!
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    pastachef: analogies are my favourite, thanks :) love the flying spaghetti monster avatar too, what prompted that? or is it just to go with the handle?

    p.s: welcome to the forum!
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    Ive been a strong pastafarian and pirate, and the username pastachef seemed a suitable way to pay tribute to the FSM.:D
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    just checking. i'm a longboarder, and there is a model by Comet called the FSM, which i bought recently. anyway, i was just wondering if that was some skateboarder love.. :D
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    +1+1

    I am with you 100%
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    hello all. like most of you these past few weeks have been all about Droid for me. glad i found this forum and proud to enlist myself in this revolution against the death star!

    DROOOOID!
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    you. you can stay. :D welcome to the machine!