Lenovo-owned Motorola has announced its newest low-cost entrant into the mobile phones arena with the debut of the second-generation Moto E. In its first iteration, the Moto E enjoyed considerable success in markets like India and the Asia-Pacific, where low cost phones are high on the priority list of first-time smartphone users. Show More Summary
Right now, smartphone rumors are at a fever pitch. HTC is a leaky ship and Samsung hearsay arrives on the regular. Motorola opted out of the whole Mobile World Congress rat race that will be happening this weekend and instead shipped its new low-end champion, the Moto E, for all us gadget bloggers to gawk at our leisure. Read more...
Cloud storage company Dropbox announced today it has hired Vanessa Wittman as its new finance chief, who will be replacing longtime CFO Sujay Jaswa. Wittman brings some public company experience, having served as CFO and SVP at Motorola Mobility after the company had been acquired by Google and during the company’s later sale to Lenovo. Show More Summary
Lenovo has found a way to breathe new life into its Motorola Mobility subsidiary, finding success where others have only found failure. In fact, since Motorola Mobility was spun off into its own company in 2011, the American mobile brand has seen nothing but struggles, unable to make it on its own and serving as [...]
Net profit at China-based computer and mobile phone maker fell by a less-than-expected 5% to $253 million in the three months to December in connection with its acquisitions of ’s System x and Motorola last year, the company said in a quarterly report today. That performance, combined with a 31% jump in its revenue to […]
Apple's 2012 acquisition of the fingerprint technology firm AuthenTec reportedly thwarted Motorola's plans to incorporate fingerprint recognition into the Nexus 6. The news comes straight from former Motorola Mobility CEO Dennis Woodside who explaine...
Motorola ex-CEO says Cupertino killed off its partner The former CEO of Motorola Mobility says the company's Nexus 6 phablet would have been a nicer piece of kit, were it not for Apple's inteference.…
The dimple on the back of Motorola's Nexus 6 would have featured a Touch ID-like fingerprint sensor if Apple had not acquired sensor firm AuthenTec in 2012, according to former Motorola Mobility CEO Dennis Woodside. In an interview with...Show More Summary
By Paul Carsten BEIJING (Reuters) - Motorola, the mobile handset maker bought by China's Lenovo Group Ltd from Google Inc for $2.9 billion, is optimistic about its prospects in the Chinese market, its president told Reuters. Lenovo's acquisition, completed three months ago, ended Google's move into the consumer mobile handset business. Show More Summary
After Lenovo's acquisition, it's a given that Motorola Mobility would eventually be making a comeback in China; and now we have confirmation of this, along with the announcement of a new but familiar-looking model. After the Chinese New Year holidays...
With every mobile phone company offering a myriad of smartphone options these days, it can become very difficult to distinguish one phone from another and determine the best one for you. Motorola has two great products that you might want to consider when shopping for a new mobile phone: the Droid Turbo and the Nexus Droid Turbo vs Nexus 6 is an article from: The Inquisitr News
Material Design in 2014 was just the beginning — now the good stuff really begins 2014 has been a year filled with fantastic things for the mobile world. Samsung is exploring aluminum casing, Motorola's crazy custom backplates got even more creative, and two different phones running Cyanogen OS have been launched as legitimate commercial products. Show More Summary
Motorola will reportedly launching affordable 4G handsets in India sometime next year. In an interview with Economic Times, Rick Osterloh, president and chief operating officer at Motorola Mobility, stated that the vendor will be very aggressive in the 4G segment in India in 2015.
Recent item from the tech rumor mill now indicates that the mobile phone company Motorola is working on a successor to its popular budget Moto E smartphone, which as expected, will be called the Moto E (Gen 2), TechRadar.com reporte...
Motorola lost its appeal in a court case regarding a price fixing scheme for mobile phone displays. The company wanted to hold foreign firms, including AU Optronics, liable for overcharging Motorola's foreign suppliers. The US court disagreed with Motorola's claim. Show More Summary
Black Screen of Death plagues early Google-mobe batch Motorola has issued a recall for an early batch of its hotly anticipated new Nexus 6 smartphones that were sold through US mobile carrier AT&T, owing to a software glitch that can reportedly causes the devices to boot to a black screen.…
The Nexus 6 is Google's showcase phone for Android 5.0 'Lollipop' and the first Nexus device made by Motorola. It comes with a dual-LED ring flash, a 13MP sensor with a fast F2.0 aperture, optical image stabilization and 4K video recording. DxOMark Mobile put the Nexus 6 through its image quality tests and has just published the results. Read more
Motorola Mobility just announced the availability of the Keylink, a Bluetooth-powered fob that helps you find your misplaced keys or smartphone. Compatible with devices running iOS 7.1 or higher, this $25 accessory can ring up your iPhone from up to 100 feet away. If you happen to lose your keys, you can also use the Motorola Connect app […]
ShinyShiny CEO Ashley talks about his new favourite phablet – and the inevitable comparisons to that iPhone. When it comes to mobiles I am, to use cliché marketing speak, a bit of an early adopter. I had one of those Motorola Razr flippy phones very early on and bought an iPhone as soon as it went from being a bit... Show More Summary
It’s official: Google’s foray into the realm of the mobile handset vendor is over, the deal to sell its Motorola Mobility subsidiary to Lenovo finally closing yesterday. The transfer of Motorola Mobility to Lenovo marks the end of Google’s relatively short tenure in the hardware side of the mobile market; Lenovo paying Google $2.91 billion [...]