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Motorola to close Texas smartphone factory

Motorola has confirmed it will close its smartphone factory in Fort Worth, Texas, The Wall Street Journal reports. The plant, which employed 700 staff and was responsible for the assembly of devices customized with Moto Maker, is unsustainable due to weak sales and high costs.…

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Google Made A Massive Investment In Lenovo The Day After It Sold Motorola

Google made a surprise announcement at the end of January that confirmed it was selling Motorola to Lenovo for $ 2.91 billion, but the search giant seemingly forgot to tell us that it made a big investment in the Chinese consumer…

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Motorola Migrate Makes It Easier To Ditch Your iPhone For Android

If you’ve been thinking about ditching your iPhone for an Android-powered smartphone, but you’ve been put off by the time and effort it takes to transfer all of your data, you no longer have an excuse not to make the…

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Motorola Attempts To Lure iPhone Owners To Moto X With New Migration Tool

Could you be persuaded to give up your iPhone and switch to Android if you were given a really simple tool to transfer all of your important data? Motorola is certainly hoping so with its new web-based migration tool that…

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Apple And Motorola Agree To Drop 14 Patents From Trial

motorolavsappleApple and Motorola are set to do battle in a Miami courtroom in August 2014, but before the fight can begin, the two companies have decided to drop 14 patents from litigation. At the behest of Federal Judge Robert N. Scola, the two companies are starting narrow down the list of patents they want to […]

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Google Finally Doing Something With Motorola: Moto X Hero Phone Will Be Made In U.S.

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Remember Motorola Mobility? Google bought it for $ 12.5 billion in 2011, and the smartphone maker hasn’t released one new device since. Now Motorola is ready to unveil several new Android phones between now and October. The upcoming flagship device from Motorola will be called the Moto X, and it will be assembled in Texas.

The news was just announced onstage by CEO Dennis Woodside at the D11 conference.

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Court Rules In Favor Of Apple, Invalidates Last Motorola Patent In Lawsuit [Report]

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Motorola’s patent trove weakens.

The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC)  has officially ruled in favor of Apple against Google’s Motorola Mobility in a patent case that began in 2010. The last patent Motorola was using to sue Apple for infringement has been ruled invalid by the ITC.

Motorola sued Apple for allegedly violating six of its patents three years ago, and today’s patent was the last of six patents to be thrown out  [Read More…]

Ex-Apple Evangelist Guy Kawasaki Now Working For Google At Motorola

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Guy Kawasaki was one of Apple’s most famous evangelists. He’s the guy who helped Steve Jobs market the hell out of the original Macintosh back in 1984 to really put Apple on the map.

Guy left his post as Chief Evangelist of Apple in 1987 and has reclined into a life of venture capitalism along with running his popular blog, but now he’s gearing up to help Google do battle with Apple  [Read More…]

Motorola Atrix HD Beats Galaxy Note II, iPhone 5 In Customer Satisfaction Survey

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How happy are you with your smartphone? According to a survey of 92,825 smartphone user in the United States, the Motorola Atrix HD delivers the most satisfaction with an impressive 8.57 out of ten. Another Motorola device, the Droid RAZR M, is ranked second with 8.5 out of ten, while the iPhone 5 is ranked fifth with just 8.23 out of ten.

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