Motorola

  • Zebra Tech to buy Motorola Solutions' unit for $3.5 billion: Report 15-04-2014 10:27 AM

    Bangalore: Barcode printer maker Zebra Technologies has agreed to buy Motorola Solutions Inc's enterprise business for $3.5 billion in cash, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the discussions. The deal was agreed in the past few days and could be announced as early as Tuesday, the newspaper said....
  • Motorola Mobility names Rick Osterloh as COO ahead of Lenovo buy 10-04-2014 12:22 PM

    Bangalore: Motorola Mobility has named Rick Osterloh as its chief operating officer, reporting to the Motorola Operating Board at Google Inc until its acquisition by Lenovo Group Ltd is completed. The appointment was made public on Wednesday on Motorola's official blog by Jonathan Rosenberg, who will continue in his role...
  • Moto X review: An impressive offering that can bring some shine back on Motorola 20-03-2014 04:10 PM

    New York: In the four decades since Motorola first showed off a prototype of the world's first cellphone, the company has watched Apple, Samsung and other innovators surpass it in sales. The Moto X, a phone notable for innovations in manufacturing, is part of Motorola's attempt to regain its stature....
  • Moto X goes on sale in India; available for Rs 23,999 19-03-2014 11:25 AM

    New Delhi: Handset maker Motorola has launched its much-awaited Moto X smartphone in India at Rs 23,999 onwards, in partnership with e-Commerce firm Flipkart. The colour variants are available for Rs 23,999, while the wood finish variants will cost Rs 25,999. The Moto X features a 4.7-inch touchscreen, Android KitKat...
  • Moto X India launch today; prices start at Rs 23,999 19-03-2014 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: Handset maker Motorola will launch its Moto X smartphone in India today, priced Rs 23,999 onwards, in partnership with e-Commerce firm Flipkart. "After the huge success of Moto G, Flipkart.com and Motorola are now launching the Moto X in India. At Rs 23,999 for the colour variants and...
  • Moto 360: Motorola's Android Wear smartwatch coming this summer 19-03-2014 10:36 AM

    New Delhi: Google is already trying to create more uses for Android watches by making its new software - Android Wear - available to computer programmers interested in making apps for the software. The first Android watch may come from Motorola Mobility, a Google subsidiary that is in the process...
  • Moto X coming to India on March 19 at Rs 23,999 18-03-2014 03:06 PM

    New Delhi: The much-awaited Moto X is going to be available in India through Flipkart at Rs 23,999. Flipkart in a tweet said, "Big news! The #MotoX will start at Rs 23,999 and is releasing tomorrow!" The colour variants will be available for Rs 23,999, while the wood finish variants...
  • Moto X 'coming soon' to India via Flipkart 13-03-2014 03:17 PM

    New Delhi: Ever since the budget Moto G launched in the Indian market in early February, there was growing curiosity about if and when Motorola's flagship phone - the Moto X will arrive in India. Some of the speculations were first laid to rest by Motorola in a 26 February...
  • Moto X India launch in a 'few weeks', says Motorola 28-02-2014 01:46 PM

    New Delhi: Ever since the budget Moto G launched in the Indian market in early February, there was growing curiosity about if and when Motorola's flagship phone - the Moto X will arrive in India. Now Motorola has laid to rest some speculations, while triggering many more when during the...
  • Motorola Moto G review: An optimal blend of performance and price 27-02-2014 07:35 AM

    In June 2012, Motorola had drastically trimmed down its India operations and later shut down its India website. But the lure of the Indian market couldn't keep Motorola away for long and they are back with a bang with the budget Moto G.Earlier this month Motorola began selling the phone...
  • The biggest buys: Facebook vs Google vs Microsoft 20-02-2014 08:21 AM

    Facebook's $19 billion in cash and stock acquisition of WhatsApp is by far the company's largest and bigger than any that Google, Microsoft or Apple have ever done. The deal translates to roughly 9 per cent of Facebook's market value. In comparison, Google's biggest deal, Motorola Mobility, stood at $12.5...
  • Moto G phones in India to get Android 4.4 KitKat; rollout begins soon 18-02-2014 05:27 PM

    New Delhi: Motorola has announced that the Moto G devices in India will soon get an upgrade to Android 4.4.2 KitKat. "When Moto G was launched on 5th February, we committed to delivering Android 4.4 KitKat within days. We're very pleased that we could begin the actual rollout within a...
  • Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside to join Dropbox as COO ahead of Lenovo deal 13-02-2014 12:58 PM

    Private cloud storage company Dropbox Inc plans to name Google Inc executive Dennis Woodside, CEO of Motorola Mobility, as its first Chief Operating Officer. Jonathan Rosenberg, the former head of product management at Google, will be appointed as the Chief Operating Officer of Motorola Mobility with responsibility for day-to-day management,...
  • 20,000 Motorola Moto G units sold out within hours of its debut in India 09-02-2014 01:08 PM

    New Delhi: Enthused by the overwhelming response from shoppers to Moto G launch, e-commerce player Flipkart is looking at a long term relationship with handset maker Motorola Mobility. The US-based firm launched its much-awaited budget phone Moto G in India through Flipkart on February 6. There has been tremendous response...
  • Motorola Moto G review: Great price for a good phone 06-02-2014 07:50 AM

    New York: You're not getting the best or the latest technology with Motorola's $179 (Rs 12,499 in India) Moto G smartphone. What you do get is a great price for something close. Motorola bills the Moto G as the phone for the rest of us - the ones who can't...
  • Motorola Moto G comes to India at Rs 12,499 (8GB), Rs 13,999 (16GB) 05-02-2014 02:09 PM

    New Delhi: Motorola Mobility, that had trimmed down its India operations in 2012, is making a return to the country with the budget Moto G. The Moto G, according to Motorola will be a Flipkart exclusive for now. "Moto G is now available in India, exclusively on FlipKart. Order it...
  • Motorola Moto G to be a Flipkart exclusive in India, for now 05-02-2014 01:29 PM

    New Delhi: Motorola Mobility, that had trimmed down its India operations in 2012, is making a return to the country with the budget Moto G. The Moto G, according to Motorola will be a Flipkart exclusive for now. "Moto G is now available in India, exclusively on FlipKart. Order it...
  • With Motorola under its belt, Lenovo steps into ring against Samsung and Apple 31-01-2014 03:15 PM

    Beijing: Lenovo Group, the Chinese technology company that earns about 80 per cent of its revenue from personal computers, is betting it can also be a challenger to Samsung Electronics and Apple in the smartphone market. On Wednesday, Lenovo said it would buy Google's Motorola Mobility handset unit for $2.91...
  • How Google's expensive Motorola mistake could be Lenovo's boon 30-01-2014 01:35 PM

    San Francisco: An expensive mistake by Google could turn into a golden opportunity for China's Lenovo Group as it expands beyond its success in the personal computer industry. Google is ridding itself of a financial headache by selling Motorola Mobility's smartphone business to Lenovo for $2.9 billion. The deal announced...
  • Google to sell Motorola to Lenovo for $2.9 billion 30-01-2014 08:14 AM

    San Francisco: Google is selling Motorola's smartphone business to Lenovo for $2.9 billion, a price that leaves little doubt that Google's biggest acquisition turned out to be an expensive mistake. The deal announced Wednesday will rid Google of a financial headache that has plagued the Internet company since buying Motorola...
  • Motorola Moto G India launch details to be announced on February 5 22-01-2014 11:27 AM

    New Delhi: The much-awaited Motorola Moto G smartphone, which was earlier scheduled to be available in January, is now expected to be available next month. Motorola said it will announce the Moto G India launch details on February 5. The company posted this nugget on its Facebook page, as well...
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  • Motorola Moto G budget smartphone available online for Rs 15,137 15-12-2013 02:53 PM

    New Delhi: The recently launched Moto G smartphone is expected to be officially launched in India next month, but the phone has already made its way to an online store in India. The budget smartphone Moto G is available on the e-commerece site Shopyourworld.com. The website is selling the 8GB...
  • Sometimes frustrating that Motorola independent of Google: Motorola CEO 14-12-2013 09:04 AM

    New York: Google's $12.4 billion purchase of Motorola Mobility was widely seen as a way for Google to acquire patents to defend its Android operating system from intellectual property lawsuits. Yet Motorola hasn't given up on making phones. In August, it started selling the Moto X, the first smartphone assembled...
  • Moto G review: Not the best, but worth its price 04-12-2013 11:07 AM

    New York: You're not getting the best or the latest technology with Motorola's $179 Moto G smartphone. What you do get is a great price for something close. Motorola bills the Moto G as the phone for the rest of us - the ones who can't afford $500 to $700...