Moto X doesn't want you writing swear words on it, thanks

19 August 2013

0-pl04TBe1pghfJkvB Motorola's new smartphone, the Moto X, comes with a feature called Moto Maker which basically allows you to put words on the back of it, like you used to be able to do with iPods. However, you can't write anything on there as, so it appears, Motorola are a bit prudish.

Over at, they decided to run something of a test, tapping in a load of crass phrases and such, to see what sticks.


Obviously, all the biggies weren't allowed (f*ck, b*tch, sh*t, and all that) and you get a message saying "we'd rather you not say that. How about another try?" You also can't engrave your Moto X with things like 'Apple', 'BlackBerry', 'HTC', but weirdly, you can have 'iPhone'.

Also banned are blowjob, cunnilingus, buttsex, boner and, curiously, vagina. They will allow 'carpet muncher', but won't allow 'Dick Nixon'. Shame, if you happen to be called Dick Nixon (in more ways than one). You also can't say 'what's up pussy cat?', which is just weird.

As the picture shows, 'rectal probe', is completely fine though.

If you want the full list and a whole load of pictures of phones with a load of mucky phrases on, check out the report. Obviously, it contains alorra, lorra swearing.

TOPICS:   Technology   Mobile   Gadgets


  • hotmail r.
    Well this is just amazing, Motorola still make phones! Bum those foxes you herb smokin' Tennants drunkers. I noticed some commenters calling each other names earlier and wanted to come and play as well but I was a bit late, hopefully I can make up for it now. The next person to post is a tosser and their comment is obviously rubbish and not valid unless they are saying something good about me in which case they ae right bit still a tosser. That is all, you can go now.
  • hotmail r.
    If only that nob above could spell! What a wanker!
  • Chewbacca
    Did you try "BitterWalletisashitblogsitewithwankertrollfucks"? Of course not, and you never will because you don't read your comments. You fucking morons.
  • Big M.
    Can't be arsed myself; can someone try these words/phrases for me: I Love Snoodling Hot Karl Lucky Piere Arabian Goggles Mutha Fucka
  • Captain.Cretin
    "Rectal Probe" So this mobe is aimed at the saucer people then??? I, for one; welcome our new body cavity loving overlords. (Bends over and prepares to take it from someone OTHER than the government).
  • Chewbie
    Flex wit da erb fox

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