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Motorola shuts down operations in Asia Pacific

Motorola shuts down operations in Asia Pacific

29 August, 2012 | comments (119)

BGR India is reporting that Motorola Mobility will be shutting down operations in the Asia Pacific region, except in Australia and Korea. This decision was made after Motorola laid off 20 percent of its work force and decided to shrink its...


Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE pictures and specs leak

Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE pictures and specs leak

28 August, 2012 | comments (37)

Engadget has managed to get their hands on some images and specs of the yet to be announced Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE. The phone looks like a close relative of the Motorola DROID RAZR (as do most of the phones Motorola announced recently)...


Motorola DROID RAZR HD gets shown off in tutorial videos

Motorola DROID RAZR HD gets shown off in tutorial videos

19 August, 2012 | comments (16)

That September 5th event might be a good couple of weeks away, yet we've got a chance to see the likely release candidate. Motorola's upcoming (and likely named DROID RAZR HD) top shelf smartphone for Verizon Wireless got shown off in tutorial...


Motorola files a lawsuit against Apple in the ITC

Motorola files a lawsuit against Apple in the ITC

18 August, 2012 | comments (145)

Motorola has filed a lawsuit against Apple in the International Trade Commission (ITC), claiming Apple are infringing upon seven of Motorola's patents in their products. The patents in question are related to features like reminders, email...


Motorola and Verizon hold NYC press event September 5

Motorola and Verizon hold NYC press event September 5

17 August, 2012 | comments (39)

Motorola sent out invitations for an event in New York City on September 5th. Scheduled only a few hours after Nokia's own upcoming (and seriously hyped) announcement in the Big Apple, Motorola claims that its showcase will be "the day's main...


Verizon DROID RAZR HD to feature an 8 MP camera

Verizon DROID RAZR HD to feature an 8 MP camera

15 August, 2012 | comments (33)

Despite earlier reports, the upcoming DROID RAZR HD will not feature the extended battery capacity of its RAZR MAXX counterpart. This is disappointing, as there was talk that the undisputed king of our battery life test may finally have met its...


Motorola PHOTON Q 4G LTE from Sprint to go on sale for $199.99

Motorola PHOTON Q 4G LTE from Sprint to go on sale for $199.99

14 August, 2012 | comments (19)

Fans of QWERTY keyboards on phones can rejoice as the Motorola PHOTON Q 4G LTE will go on sale this Sunday, August 19 on Sprint in the US and is available for pre-order right now. The phone is priced at $199.99 on a contract, which is a bit...


Motorola to lay off 20% of its workforce, focus on fewer devices

Motorola to lay off 20% of its workforce, focus on fewer devices

13 August, 2012 | comments (49)

Motorola Mobility has announced that it'll be giving the boot to 20 percent of its workforce in the coming months. This is one of the few restructuring steps the company is taking, after it went under Google's ownership. In addition to the...

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Motorola RAZR XT910 Android 4.0 roll-out begins today

Motorola RAZR XT910 Android 4.0 roll-out begins today

10 August, 2012 | comments (244)

It's been a long wait but the Android 4.0 update is finally ready to hit the European Motorola RAZR XT910. We have information that the roll-out for the update will begin today and if you have this handset you should stop reading and check if the...


Canalys analysts claim Android rules the smartphone world

Canalys analysts claim Android rules the smartphone world

02 August, 2012 | comments (62)

Analysts have crunched the numbers and revealed the state of the mobile world in Q2 of 2012. Canalys released a report that mostly talks about China - and with good reason too, as the country broke the record for smartphone shipments for a second...


Motorola announces Electrify 2 and Defy XT for U.S. Cellular

Motorola announces Electrify 2 and Defy XT for U.S. Cellular

02 August, 2012 | comments (20)

Motorola has announce two new Android smartphones - the Electrify 2 and the Defy XT - for the U.S. Cellular in the, well, US. The Electrify is the successor to last year's Electrify, also known as the Photon 4G, but it is closer to the...


Motorola Android import ban starts today, few will care

Motorola Android import ban starts today, few will care

18 July, 2012 | comments (46)

A few months ago Microsoft won its case against Motorola and scored an import ban. The ITC had then decided that the Google-owned company has violated a Microsoft-owned ActiveSync patent and ruled that starting today Motorola will no longer be...


Motorola ATRIX HD goes on sale, will set you back by $49.99

Motorola ATRIX HD goes on sale, will set you back by $49.99

16 July, 2012 | comments (19)

The Motorola ATRIX HD has skipped all the formalities and gone straight for the release. The handset is now available on Amazon and Best Buy for $99.99 and $49.99 respectively, on a two-year contract. In case you are not aware, the ATRIX HD...


Android now powers 51.8% of US smartphones, growth continues

Android now powers 51.8% of US smartphones, growth continues

13 July, 2012 | comments (112)

Popular analyst company Nielsen has published its report on the US smartphone market in the second quarter of 2012. The quarter saw smartphone growth continue as two thirds of all new customers picked a smartphone. Android continues to be in...


Motorola XT907 with 4G LTE leaks on camera

Motorola XT907 with 4G LTE leaks on camera

13 July, 2012 | comments (11)

A new Motorola device has been spotted on Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba with the model number XT907. Although not much is known about the handset, from the image it looks like a scaled down version of the current DROID RAZR (XT912). It is...


Motorola Atrix HD gets priced in the US for AT&T

Motorola Atrix HD gets priced in the US for AT&T

10 July, 2012 | comments (15)

You may recall that the Motorola Atrix HD was leaked last week, featuring some pretty impressive specifications to go alongside an impressive 4.5" ColorBoost display. AT&T has today made the device official, and has released a promo video to go...


Motorola ATRIX HD for AT&T becomes official

Motorola ATRIX HD for AT&T becomes official

05 July, 2012 | comments (66)

We have seen the Motorola ATRIX HD in the past, back when it was known as ‘Dinara’. Now suddenly we find the product page live on Motorola's website even before the company made any official announcements. Looking at the ATRIX HD you can see...


Android 4.0 update for RAZR and RAZR MAXX becomes official

Android 4.0 update for RAZR and RAZR MAXX becomes official

22 June, 2012 | comments (37)

We're sure this will bring a smile to all you DROID RAZR and DROID RAZR MAXX users out there who have been waiting patiently because Motorola and Verizon has made the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for these phones official. The new...


A Sprint bound, Motorola QWERTY slider leaks out

A Sprint bound, Motorola QWERTY slider leaks out

16 June, 2012 | comments (35)

It looks like Sprint Wireless will be the QWERTY slider kingdom capital this Fall, folks. A yet to be announced Motorola device, sporting the aforementioned hardware has leaked out in a blurry image, thus joining the company of the LG handset which...


Motorola announces RAZR V XT889 for China

Motorola announces RAZR V XT889 for China

15 June, 2012 | comments (20)

Motorola has announced a new version of the RAZR exclusively for the Chinese market. This version is called the RAZR V XT998 and has a completely new design compared to the current RAZR. The front side gets new thin, long grilles on the top...