Google Unloads Motorola Mobility To Lenovo For $2.9 Billion; Keeps PatentsGoogle is selling Motorola Mobility's smartphone business to Lenovo Group for $2.9 billion, but is retaining most of the company's portfolio of mobile patents.
Google Attempting To Patent Lie-Detecting Microphone 'Tattoo'Google-owned Motorola Mobility has filed paperwork to patent an “electronic skin tattoo” coupled to a mobile communication device that would work to cancel out noise during conversation, but could also function as a lie detector.
US-Made Moto X Smartphone Just As Cheap To ProduceMotorola's new Moto X phone doesn't cost more to make simply because it's assembled in Texas, research firm IHS said Wednesday.
Google Clinging To Cash For Acquisitions, CFO SaysGoogle plans to cling to its bulging stash of cash to pay for potential acquisitions and other technology investments that might boost future profits, a top executive said Thursday.
Judge Tosses Apple Patent Lawsuit Against GoogleA suit by Apple claiming that Motorola Mobility, now owned by Google, is seeking unreasonably high license fees for the use of patents on wireless technology has been thrown out by a judge in Madison, Wis.
Google To Cut 4,000 Jobs At Motorola Mobility UnitGoogle is cutting about 4,000 jobs at its Motorola Mobility wireless phone business and will close or consolidate about one-third of Motorola’s 90 locations.
Google Closes On Motorola Mobility AcquisitionGoogle says it has completed its acquisition of phone maker Motorola Mobility and it has appointed a Google executive as the new CEO of the business.
Motorola Wins Tentative Ruling Over Apple In Patent DisputeA judge for the U.S. International Trade Commission has ruled that Apple infringed a patent held by Motorola and dismissed the rest of Motorola’s claims.
Google Acquisition Of Motorola Mobility Passes US, Euro Regulatory HurdlesU.S. regulators have approved Google’s $12.5 billion bid for Motorola Mobility. The announcement comes just hours after Google won clearance in Europe.
Google Heads To Neighboring SunnyvaleGoogle’s Mountain View headquarters is no longer large enough to house all of the company’s employees. As a result, the Internet search giant is moving to neighboring Sunnyvale.
Google To Buy Motorola Mobility For $12.5 BillionGoogle's purchase of Motorola Mobility shows the internet giant is serious about expanding beyond its core business and setting the agenda in the fast-growing mobile market.