Success with a deal for IBM personal computers led China’s Lenovo to underestimate the difficulty of reviving smartphone company Motorola Mobility. “We underestimated the differences of the culture and the business model,” says the ...
Lenovo's Motorola division is the latest company to confirm it will be holding a press event on Feb. 26 as part of the 2017 Mobile World Congress show.
Mobile World Congress kicks off at the end of February, and it’s already shaping up to be a busy show. The Lenovo-owned Moto just sent out invites for an event it will be hosting on February 26. This is technically the day before the trade show starts, which is pretty normal. What’s [...]
Motorola teases a new phone to launch at MWC. Motorola is set to launch a new phone in Barcelona next month prior to the start of Mobile World Congress. The annual show has become a traditional venue for manufacturers to launch phones...Show More Summary
The Le Pro3 is the first phone available in the US from LeEco -- a company already well-known in its native China for its mobile devices and TVs (among many other things). Similar to Motorola and OnePlus, LeEco is competing on price, with the Le Pro3 ringing in at just $400. Show More Summary
At the launch of a mobile phone, Parineeti was seen in a white Zara blouse paired with an H&M skirt. A bracelet from Pipa Bella and Asos heels finished out her look. Between the silk blouse and the metallic element of the skirt, the outfit didn’t seem to photograph that well and hence had me […]
Lenovo's Phab 2 Pro might be the first smartphone out there with Google's Tango technology, but other parts of the company are interested too. While addressing press at an event in Chicago, Motorola Mobility president Aymar de Lencquesaing said that the Lenovo subsidiary is "likely to have a Tango module" for the Moto Z line of smartphones... Show More Summary
Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola hasn’t gone so well for the company. Sales continue to drop and popularity in China simply isn’t growing. Lenovo is now changing things up in hopes of getting back on track in the mobile department. The biggest news is that the company will no longer be [...]
Before the first handheld mobile cell phone was demonstrated by Motorola in 1973, people had ideas to show their expectation for them. Here below is a small collection of funny vintage photos capturing people with their mobile phones in the past. See more »
Lenovo announced that it sold 14 million smartphones during the third quarter of 2016, while sales from its Motorola division got a big boost.
Apple's latest iPhone rollout wasn't a game changer. Samsung's was a disaster. That leaves room for another phone maker to swoop in and claim its device is the future of mobile. And that's exactly what Moto is looking to do with itsShow More Summary
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
It was 1997, and cellular phones were already boring. A captivating, futuristic novelty when Motorola first demonstrated the technology in 1973, the mobile phone had quickly run up against a series of constraints. Size, cost, processor...Show More Summary
For the first time since absorbing Motorola Mobility In […]
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