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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 (94)

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 (25)

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 (56)

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 (190)

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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Project Ara will remain in Google after the sale of Motorola

Project Ara will remain in Google after the sale of Motorola

29 January, 2014 | comments (19)

Shortly after the official announcement about Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola, a word got out on the fate of the Project Ara modular phone. Motorola’s Advanced Technology group which developed the device, as well as its patents will remain with...

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Lenovo acquires Motorola Mobility from Google for $3 billion

Lenovo acquires Motorola Mobility from Google for $3 billion

29 January, 2014 | comments (110)

Google announced that it has reached an agreement to sell Motorola Mobility to Lenovo. The Chinese electronics giant will pay approximately $2.91 billion for the smartphones business with $1.41 billion due at the deal’s closing in cash and ordinary...


Moto X to land in the UK on January 30

Moto X to land in the UK on January 30

28 January, 2014 | comments (27)

Despite being a few months old and not having the most boastworthy specs on the market, the Moto X still commands high demand where it is available: which is only in the Americas. However, the Google-owned hardware manufacturer announced that their...

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Motorola slashes $100 off the Moto X on Monday

Motorola slashes $100 off the Moto X on Monday

25 January, 2014 | comments (27)

Motorola is preparing some very sweet deals through the Valentine's Day. Starting Monday, January 27, Motorola Mobility will be slashing $100 off the price of the contract-free Moto X. The offer will be available from 3PM to 4PM ET, or until...

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Friends with Moto program offers great discounts on Moto X, Moto G

Friends with Moto program offers great discounts on Moto X, Moto G

24 January, 2014 | comments (12)

Going to buy a Motorola Moto X or a Moto G? You might want to try this first – the Friends with Moto program might shave $50 off the X and $40 off a 16GB Moto G. It's not a certain deal but you can sign up to receive a promo code for the...

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Motorola launching the Moto G in India this week

Motorola launching the Moto G in India this week

21 January, 2014 | comments (249)

Back when Motorola announced the Moto G smartphone, we had heard that India will be one of the countries to get Motorola's latest smartphone. Now, according to sources at BGR India, Motorola will be launching the Moto G in India some time this...

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Dual-SIM Moto G hits Malaysia too, priced at $210

Dual-SIM Moto G hits Malaysia too, priced at $210

19 January, 2014 | comments (66)

Just a day after the dual-SIM version of the Motorola Moto G went official in Australia, the phone has reached Malaysia. Thankfully, this time around, we also have a price for the phone. In Malaysia, the dual-SIM Motorola Moto G carries a...


Dual-SIM Motorola Moto G debuts, Australia gets first dibs

Dual-SIM Motorola Moto G debuts, Australia gets first dibs

18 January, 2014 | comments (46)

Back when the Motorola Moto G was announced, company officials went on record saying that there’s a dual-SIM version coming down the road, but provided no details on either pricing or availability. Well, now we have at least one piece of the puzzle...

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LG G2 and Moto X now free on AT&T with two-year deal

LG G2 and Moto X now free on AT&T with two-year deal

17 January, 2014 | comments (10)

This is hot news for Android lovers in the US - AT&T has slashed the on-contract prices of the Motorola Moto X and LG G2 to null if you sign a two-year commitment. The deal is available until the end of this month - January 31 - and is...

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NPD: Apple holds 42% of US market, Samsung 26%

NPD: Apple holds 42% of US market, Samsung 26%

17 January, 2014 | comments (61)

The smartphone adoption in the US market is growing and two companies are coming out the big winners out of it – Apple and Samsung together hold over 60% of the market in the last quarter of last year, up from 52% in the final quarter of...