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Motorola Atrix 2 a.k.a. Edison gets hands-on treatment

Motorola Atrix 2 a.k.a. Edison gets hands-on treatment

23 September, 2011 | comments (36)

The next version of the Motorola Atrix, a.k.a. the Edison, has been spotted once again and we're not talking about some blurry shots here but a full blown hands-on by the folks at The Verge, well before the official announcement. The most...


UBS study shows 89% of iPhone owners plan to buy Apple again

UBS study shows 89% of iPhone owners plan to buy Apple again

23 September, 2011 | comments (159)

The holiday season is coming and people are starting to think what they can replace their aging phone with. Analysts at UBS did a survey, which revealed interesting stats about retention rates - that is how many people plan to stick with the same...


Motorola ATRIX 2 sneaks out again for a photo shoot

Motorola ATRIX 2 sneaks out again for a photo shoot

20 September, 2011 | comments (36)

The Motorola ATRIX is a true pioneer in the Android lineup of the tech giant. When launched, the droid was the first device to sport a qHD resolution screen. It was also among the first dual-core devices to hit the market. Today, we have a batch...


Motorola Admiral looks ship shape, headed for Sprint in the US

Motorola Admiral looks ship shape, headed for Sprint in the US

16 September, 2011 | comments (21)

We caught wind of the Motorola Admiral early last month among a group of handsets all headed for US carrier Sprint. Beyond the name this device was effectively an unknown, with no spy shots or spec leaks that we could readily find available. The...


Symbian remains top mobile OS in Europe, as Android beats iOS

Symbian remains top mobile OS in Europe, as Android beats iOS

13 September, 2011 | comments (81)

The mobile market researchers from comScore just released their report on smartphone market in the top 5 EU countries for the three months ending in July 2011. According to the study, which covers UK, Germany, France, Spain and Italy, Symbian is...


Motorola Fire and Fire XT launched in India

Motorola Fire and Fire XT launched in India

13 September, 2011 | comments (48)

We haven's seen much new stuff from Moto on European soil, but the company has just launched the Fire and Fire XT on the Indian market. Both are Android 2.3 Gingerbread running smartphones with mid-range specs and attractive price tags. Motorola...


Motorola Defy+ goes on pre-order in the UK, coming later this month

Motorola Defy+ goes on pre-order in the UK, coming later this month

05 September, 2011 | comments (24)

The toughened Motorola Defy+ is starting to pop up on British etailer sites for pre-order. The Defy+ is the result of the original Defy going on survival training and is IP67 certified (dust tight, can survive a dive in up to 1m of water for half an...


Android US market share growth continues, comScore reports

Android US market share growth continues, comScore reports

31 August, 2011 | comments (127)

td { font-size: 12px !important; } .bgdark td { background: #F7F6F1 !important; } .bglight td { background: #C5C5C5 !important; } The marketing research company comScore has just published its report on the US mobile phone...


Motorola Pro+ QWERTY droid goes official as Defy+ nears availability

Motorola Pro+ QWERTY droid goes official as Defy+ nears availability

30 August, 2011 | comments (13)

Motorola surely has a knack for portrait QWERTY droids. The latest addition to the family will also extend the Plus branded line of Moto droids, which began a few weeks ago with the Defy+. Motorola Pro+ The Motorola Pro+ is powered by a 1GHz...


Motorola Defy+ gets officially announced

Motorola Defy+ gets officially announced

15 August, 2011 | comments (64)

Today has surely been one busy day for the folks at Motorola Mobility. Shortly after their company's acquisition by Google became news, they found some extra time to announce their latest droid in their already colorful lineup - the Motorola...


Google acquires Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion

Google acquires Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion

15 August, 2011 | comments (178)

Google has announced it's going to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion ($40 per share). The Mountain View-based company plans to use Motorola's rich patent portfolio to help its Android platform in the numerous legal battles it's currently...


DROID BIONIC teardown pictures and manual released by FCC

DROID BIONIC teardown pictures and manual released by FCC

08 August, 2011 | comments (19)

Eager to know more about the DROID BIONIC? The FCC has just came to your rescue. The Federal Communications Commission has ripped the phone apart in one of their routine tests and hasn’t forgotten to photograph it. Of course, they have also shared...


Motorola DEFY+ leaks on O2 Germany

Motorola DEFY+ leaks on O2 Germany

04 August, 2011 | comments (31)

According to German website mobiFlip.de, O2 in Germany is planning on launching the Motorola DEFY+, an updated version of the current Defy. The only changes we know of right now is a upgraded 1GHz processor from the 800MHz in the current DEFY...


Motorola DROID Bionic specifications leak

Motorola DROID Bionic specifications leak

03 August, 2011 | comments (13)

Just when we were about to classify the DROID Bionic as vaporware, Motorola’s developer site served up some juicy specifications of this highly anticipated smartphone. Before we go ahead though, even though the image below shows the model number as...


Motorola Domino+ for China spotted

Motorola Domino+ for China spotted

02 August, 2011 | comments (44)

A new Android based Motorola smartphone has been spotted in China. Named the Domino+ (or the XT531 if you will), the device is intended to be released only in the Chinese market and will be aimed at the budget smartphone buyer. The Domino+...


Motorola Q2 results: operating loss now, but Q4 should see profit

Motorola Q2 results: operating loss now, but Q4 should see profit

29 July, 2011 | comments (23)

Motorola Mobility announced their Q2 financial results - their predictions of breaking even didn’t come to pass, but net revenue went up as did the number of phone shipments. The Home segment of Motorola Mobility posted small earnings but those...

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AT&T-bound Motorola Atrix 4G successor leaks in live shots

AT&T-bound Motorola Atrix 4G successor leaks in live shots

28 July, 2011 | comments (18)

We just got wind of a few pictures of an unannounced a Motorola Atrix-like droid. The device looks much like the AT&T's Atrix 4G, but the camera has been boosted to 8 megapixels, there is 1080p video recording and the front screen seems curved much...


Motorola MOTOKEY XT, MOTOKEY Mini EX108 and WX294 hit Brazil

Motorola MOTOKEY XT, MOTOKEY Mini EX108 and WX294 hit Brazil

25 July, 2011 | comments (15)

Motorola has released three new feature phones in Brazil - the TIM's exclusive QWERTY bars MOTOKEY XT EX118 and MOTOKEY Mini EX108 plus the dual-SIM WX294. The two QWERTY bars MOTOKEY XT EX118 and MOTOKEY Mini EX108 are available only through the...


Motorola Atrix 4G gets Android 2.3 Gingerbread update

Motorola Atrix 4G gets Android 2.3 Gingerbread update

24 July, 2011 | comments (73)

Motorola has finally delivered on its promise of updating the Motorola Atrix 4G to the latest version of Android. The Android 2.3.4 update is now available for Atrix 4G users and can be downloaded from Motorola’s website. The list of ...


Motorola announced XT316 budget Android QWERTY phone

Motorola announced XT316 budget Android QWERTY phone

13 July, 2011 | comments (26)

Motorola has announced a new budget smartphone based on Android. The XT316 has a candybar form-factor and a full QWERTY keyboard and is likely to compete against the likes of the Nokia E5 and the BlackBerry Curve 3G. The XT316 has a 2.8 QVGA...