Some times ago I wrote a barcode scanner NPAPI plugin for the HTML5 browser by zetakey. It is based on code supplied as MySensor in the motorola knowledge base. The plugin is for Windows Mobile 6.x based devices by Intermec and another one for M3 devices.
According to two sources close to the matter, Lenovo just laid off hundreds of employees at Motorola, potentially more than 50% of the remaining workforce at the mobile device maker. One source actually pegged the number at 700+ outShow More Summary
Former Motorola executive Seshadri Tangutur was the contact in charge for the Spectacles project, according to new FCC filings. Tangutur, the former Corporate VP of Software for Motorola Mobility, joined Snapchat in February 2015 after being recruited by Steve Horowitz, one of its VPs for engineering, a source told Business Insider. Show More Summary
Annual ‘Motoserve’ Motorolans Give Back to Chicago during Annual ‘Motoserve’ Motorola Mobility Foundation -- Motorola’s charitable and philanthropic arm -- partnered with Chicago Cares for the third year in a row for “motoserve,” Motorola Mobility’s annual day of service in Chicago. Show More Summary
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IFA isn't as big of a mobile show it once was. Samsung and LG opted to have their big phone announcements elsewhere this year, and even Motorola had its own Lenovo-hosted soiree a few months ago. Still, we did see a few new handsets at the show, along with a cool new MotoMod attachment. Show More Summary
Hasselblad seem to be going in some interesting directions lately. Between the world’s first medium format mirrorless camera, and their venture with DJI, the world was already quite impressed. This latest announcement, though, has me a little curious. Let’s start at the beginning. Motorola recently launched the Moto Z Droid phone. This phone allows for what are called [...]Show More Summary
In the market for a new Android phone? You're better off waiting for this year's Google phones. Mobile app insights firm Apteligent has published its Android manufacturer update report for July 2016(PDF), detailing the track record of manufacturers when it comes to rolling out updates in the U.S. Show More Summary
Motorola Mobility recently overhauled its entire design language after being acquired by Lenovo. They launched the Moto Z and Moto Z Force last June, bringing modularity into the Motorola smartphone lineup. Now with tons of leaks surfacing online, the company will be releasing the new Moto Z Play next month.
In the surest sign that hardware hacking is the new hotness, Motorola and Farnell/Element 14 have developed an add-on board and SDK that will let you connect virtually anything to your mobile phone. Motorola is calling it the “Moto Mods”...Show More Summary
Motorola Mobility, a Lenovo company, made a splash last week with the introduction of new Moto Z and Moto Z Force smartphones. Not only are the devices well-built, premium Android phones with seriously potent performance, they also bring with them a very innovative version of modular expansion called Moto Mods [...]
Moto's modular masterpiece and Nokia's never known novelty. Motorola's latest phones — the Moto Z and Moto Z Force have at long last arrived, but with a catch: they're Verizon "Droid"-brand exclusives for now. But give it a little while and the modular-backed smartphones will be available elsewhere. Show More Summary
We've got a lot of new phones to talk about this week. Tony Hannides joins us to talk about the new Motorola Moto Z and Motorola Moto Z Force. Did Motorola get the modular concept right?
Behold, Moto's new Zs. This was Motorola's first real outing under the Lenovo umbrella and they came out in full force with the new Moto Z and Moto Z Force with magnetically-attached Moto Mod accessories like an extended battery, loudspeakers, and projector. Show More Summary
Rene Ritchie has been covering Apple and the personal technology industry for almost a decade. Editor-in-chief of iMore, executive editor for Mobile Nations, video and podcast host, you can follow him on Snapchat or Twitter @reneritchie. / /-->/ /-->/ Moto...Show More Summary
Tony Fadell is being replaced by Marwan Fawaz, former executive vice president of Motorola Mobility.
Verizon's first Motorola Droid smartphone helped set in motion a series of events that would ultimately see Android become the most popular mobile platform on the planet. Now, nearly seven years later, Droid branded smartphones are barely a blip on the radar. Show More Summary
The tech giant is a trailblazer for Chinese firms going global by doing deals overseas and adopting Western governance. The ill-judged takeover of Motorola’s old mobile business is testing that reputation. Absent a quick turnaround, Lenovo’s credibility will take a real dent.