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 [...]
News hit the wire early Thursday morning that Lenovo has finally completed its purchase of Motorola Mobility from Google. The $2.9 billion acquisition lets the Beijing-based tech company—already a leading PC maker globally—stake its claim in the ground for the mobile market in the western world. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, Google sold Motorola Mobility to Lenovo for $2.91 billion in cash and stock. Just three years ago, Google bought the company for $12.5 billion, but this isn’t as terrible a business deal as it might appear: while Lenovo gets the phone business, Google gets to keep the company’s valuable library of patents. Google spent $12.5 billion on … [More]
Back in January, Lenovo announced that it was going to buy Motorola Mobility from Google for $US2.91 billion. Now, the deal is signed and sealed. More »
Last January it was announced Google Inc. had agreed to sell off its subsidiary Motorola Motobility to China’s Lenovo Group Ltd. in a deal worth some $2.91 billion. Now, the acquisition has finally been completed and sees Lenovo suddenly become … Continue reading ?
It was just a couple of short years ago when the tech world was abuzz because Google had spent a fortune to purchase Motorola Mobility. There were a number of rumours that dealt with every facet of this transaction and many analysts were looking forward to seeing just how Google would utilize their new acquisition […]
Motorola Mobility is now officially a part of Lenovo, nine months after the deal was first announced.
Back towards the start of this year, Lenovo announced that it would be acquiring Motorola Mobility from Google. Motorola Mobility, the phone and gadget arm of Motorola, would be sold to Lenovo for just under $3 billion. Motorola Mobility...Show More Summary
Back in January, Lenovo announced that it was going to buy Motorola Mobility from Google for $2.91 billion. Now, the deal's signed and sealed. Read more...
Lenovo has today completed its $2.91 billion purchase of Motorola Mobility first announced in January this year. Formerly owned by Google, the completion is a mere formality but allows Motorola to go ahead at full force with its upcoming products with the support of Lenovo – one of the world’s largest PC suppliers by market share. Show More Summary
Motorola has today announced on its official blog that the company has become part of Lenovo's family of businesses, essentially finalizing everything we've reported on thus far regarding the $2.91 billion acquisition. It's said that...Show More Summary
Google's latest mobile operating system, the Android Lollipop is soon to be released to the public but which phones will be getting the updates when it comes out? Much like Android KitKat, it generally depends on what make your phone...Show More Summary
Now that Samsung, Motorola, LG and Apple have all made their wearable plans clear, only one major mobile vendor remains: HTC. There have been reports floating around since last winter claiming that HTC would be unveiling a smartwatch...Show More Summary
After yesterday's render that suggests that the next generation Nexus, which may or may not be known as either the Nexus 6 or Nexus X, would sport a design aesthetic similar to Motorola Mobility's Moto X smartphone, we now have the first leaked photo. Show More Summary
Although not the most popular Android smartphone, there’s no question that Motorola Mobility’s Droid franchise has been one of the most enduring, even if its popularity is hampered by its antiquated exclusive connection to one wireless carrier. According to inside sources, Verizon and Motorola will launch the latest Droid smartphone some time next month (no [...]