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Motorola's phone, the Moto X

Google Unloads Motorola Mobility To Lenovo For $2.9 Billion; Keeps Patents

Google 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.

01/29/2014

The new low cost smartphone of Motorola, 'Motorola Moto G'. Nelson Almeida/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Unlocked Phones Offer Consumers Flexibility

Our technology expert says prices of unlocked phones are coming down and that they offer the consumer more flexibility to shop for different packages from cell phone carriers.

11/27/2013

Motorola's phone, the Moto X

Larry Magid: Google Unveils Customizable Phone, The Moto X

The phone is expected to go on sale in late August or early September.

08/02/2013

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TiVo Reaches Deal With Cisco, Other Companies Over Patent Dispute

TiVo reached a deal to settle patent disputes with Cisco, Motorola and Time Warner Cable.

06/07/2013

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Santa Clara Stadium Security To Benefit From New Hi-Tech Police Communications

Santa Clara police will soon be armed with the latest communication technology in the law enforcement field. It is expected to prove especially helpful when they patrol the new 49ers stadium, because it will allow officers to coordinate efforts with other emergency responders during an incident.

05/13/2013

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: 40th Anniversary of First Cellphone Call

Believe it or not, it’s been 40 years since an engineer with Motorola made the world’s first cellphone call.

04/03/2013

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Google Earnings Up In 4th Quarter Despite Motorola Drag

Google eked out slightly higher earnings in the fourth quarter, despite a financial drag caused by the Internet search leader’s expansion into device manufacturing and a decline in digital ad prices as more people gaze into the smaller screens of smartphones.

01/23/2013

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Google Expanding Motorola Job Cuts

Google said it is expanding its plan to cut jobs from its Motorola Mobility unit outside the U.S. and will take $390 million in charges related to the layoffs.

10/04/2012

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Apple’s Competitors Jump the Gun, Anticipate Release Of New iPhone

Apple fans are anticipating reports that a new iPhone will be unveiled next week, but the rumors alone are enough to convince their competitors to announce their own products early.

09/03/2012

A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google To Cut 4,000 Jobs At Motorola Mobility Unit

Google 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.

08/13/2012

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