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Moto X+1 leaks via the Moto Maker website

Moto X+1 leaks via the Moto Maker website

02 May, 2014 | comments (19)

Motorola is holding a press event on May 13 in London to unveil a new smartphone. There is no more information on the device but the rumors have it Motorola might be unveiling either the Moto E or the Moto X+1. Well, it seems @evleaks was right...


Motorola to unveil a new smartphone on May 13

Motorola to unveil a new smartphone on May 13

30 April, 2014 | comments (32)

We just received Motorola's invitation for a special smartphone announcement on May 13. The event will take place in London, two weeks from now, at 8:45 AM local time. There isn't any other information on the device besides "Made to last....

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Moto X to get a price cut on May 1 for a day only

Moto X to get a price cut on May 1 for a day only

30 April, 2014 | comments (14)

The Moto X got its price cut to $400 on January 1, then there was a temporary discount later the same month and now there's another one. If you missed that one, you'll be pleased to hear there's yet another discount. Motorola will offer a...

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EU takes action to reduce smartphone patent wars

EU takes action to reduce smartphone patent wars

29 April, 2014 | comments (27)

The European Commission made a landmark ruling on Tuesday regarding an infringement claim by Motorola against Apple regarding the use of a standard-essential patent it had licensed. The Commission decreed that smartphone and tablet makers...


Motorola sold 6.5 million devices worldwide in Q1 2014

Motorola sold 6.5 million devices worldwide in Q1 2014

23 April, 2014 | comments (39)

Senior vice president of product management at Motorola Rick Osterloh announced in a tweet that the company has shipped 6.5 million devices globally for Q1 2014. The Moto X and Moto G have been getting warm reception worldwide, with the Moto G named...

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Specs of unannounced Motorola Moto E leak out

Specs of unannounced Motorola Moto E leak out

19 April, 2014 | comments (36)

Alleged specs of the yet to be announced Motorola Moto E leaked out. When launched, the smartphone will slot below the Moto G in the manufacturer’s product range. Leaked specs of the Moto E include a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU, 1GB of RAM, and 4GB...


Google revenues are up 19% in the first quarter

Google revenues are up 19% in the first quarter

17 April, 2014 | comments (9)

Google announced another winning quarter – the $15.4 billion in revenue for the first quarter of 2014 was 19% up year on year. Of course, the sale of Motorola Mobility was a big event for Google in Q1. The search giant will continue handling profits...

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Mysterious Moto X+1 branding leaks out on Twitter

Mysterious Moto X+1 branding leaks out on Twitter

06 April, 2014 | comments (25)

A mysterious Moto X+1 branding made the rounds on Twitter. The yet to be known device moniker was posted on the social network with a “coming soon” tag by @evleaks. Motorola Moto X + 1: coming soon pic.twitter.com/7c8Gy16rdl— @evleaks (@evleaks)...


Motorola Moto G Forte quietly goes official in Mexico

Motorola Moto G Forte quietly goes official in Mexico

02 April, 2014 | comments (10)

The previously leaked Motorola Moto G Forte quietly hit the store shelves in Mexico. The smartphone is currently available on local carrier Nextel, bundled with 50GB of free Google Drive storage. The Moto G Forte is no different than its...

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Moto G propels its manufacturer to 6% market share in Great Britain

Moto G propels its manufacturer to 6% market share in Great Britain

31 March, 2014 | comments (28)

The budget-friendly, characterful Moto G has taken the manufacturer back to relevance in Great Britain. Thanks to the £135 handset, Motorola has reached 6% of all UK smartphone sales according to the latest data from Kantar Worldpanel....

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Alleged image of rugged Motorola Moto G Forte leaks out on Twitter

Alleged image of rugged Motorola Moto G Forte leaks out on Twitter

29 March, 2014 | comments (25)

Alleged image of a rugged Moto G version made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. Dubbed Moto G Forte, the smartphone is reportedly bound for markets in Latin America. The image reveals a slightly bulked up Moto G derivative. There...


Motorola and Flipkart launch the Moto X in India

Motorola and Flipkart launch the Moto X in India

19 March, 2014 | comments (99)

After many months of waiting and a few weeks of teasing, Motorola finally launched the Moto X in India. As with the Moto G, Motorola has once again chosen to partner with online retailer Flipkart, who will be selling the Moto X exclusively in...

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Motorola unveils Android-powered Moto 360 smartwatch

Motorola unveils Android-powered Moto 360 smartwatch

18 March, 2014 | comments (65)

Google announced its Android Wear, a project that extends Android to wearables today, and Motorola is among the first to make use of Google's latest innovation. Motorola has officially announced Moto 360, an Android Wear powered...

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Moto G is the most successful Motorola smartphone yet

Moto G is the most successful Motorola smartphone yet

25 February, 2014 | comments (113)

The budget-friendly Moto G is Motorola’s “most successful, highest-selling smartphone”. Rick Osterloh, the senior vice president of product management in Motorola revealed the news at an MWC press dinner. Motorola’s SVP went on to mention...


AT&T may carry an LTE capable Moto G

AT&T may carry an LTE capable Moto G

17 February, 2014 | comments (14)

The Moto G is gaining popularity because of its excellent build quality, solid specs, great performance, and relatively low price. The phone is available unlocked, but is also receiving support from carriers like Verizon, US Cellular, and Boost...


Motorola extends Moto X discount deal till February 22

Motorola extends Moto X discount deal till February 22

15 February, 2014 | comments (14)

Motorola has extended the discount on the Moto X for another week. You can now get $70 off from any of the unlocked Moto X models without a contract till February 22. The deal was originally supposed to expire on February 14 but has now been...

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Lenovo CEO confident he can turn Motorola around

Lenovo CEO confident he can turn Motorola around

13 February, 2014 | comments (26)

Regarding Lenovo's recent acquisition of Motorola, CEO Yang Yuanqing claims that his company's long term business model will enable the Chinese tech giant to turn Motorola's fortunes around fairly quickly. That's despite the parallel finalization ...

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Dual-SIM Motorola Moto G now getting KitKat too

Dual-SIM Motorola Moto G now getting KitKat too

06 February, 2014 | comments (58)

Motorola is now seeding the official Android 4.4 KitKat firmware update to the dual-SIM version of Moto G. It is available over the air and weighs about 230MB. Currently the update is seeding in Malaysia, but we expect other markets to get it...


Moto G launched in India exclusively on Flipkart

Moto G launched in India exclusively on Flipkart

05 February, 2014 | comments (189)

The Motorola Moto G has finally been launched in India. For the first time, the company has collaborated with an online retailer for a launch. Moto G will be available exclusively on Flipkart, India's largest e-commerce website, starting tomorrow,...

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SIM-free Moto X price cut to £300 in the UK

SIM-free Moto X price cut to £300 in the UK

31 January, 2014 | comments (13)

The Moto X arrived at UK shores just yesterday and the phone's £380 launch price has already been reduced. Clove UK is offering a significant price cut to £300 and has the phone in stock, with today shipping. Note that this is for a SIM-free 16GB...

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