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Microsoft and Canon strike patent cross-licensing deal

Microsoft and Canon strike patent cross-licensing deal

03 July, 2014 | comments (59)

Software giant Microsoft and imaging giant Canon have struck a cross-licensing patent deal that affects "a broad range of products and services each company offers, including certain digital imaging and mobile consumer products". While details on...

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Project Ara Chief Designer Dan Makoski leaves Google

Project Ara Chief Designer Dan Makoski leaves Google

03 July, 2014 | comments (27)

Chief Designer of Project Ara - Dan Makoski - has left Google. Makoski has been working at Google/Motorola since 2012 and is quitting now after his two year contract with the company ended. Why he chose not to renew his contract with Google...

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Moto Maker can now be used in Germany to customize Moto X

Moto Maker can now be used in Germany to customize Moto X

02 July, 2014 | comments (20)

It's finally happened - Moto Maker is now available in a country other than the USA. Germany is the first land to get it, but we should expect the service to arrive in other parts of Europe soon too. Moto Maker is basically a website that allows...

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Motorola Moto G 4G hits the UK at £160 SIM-free, £19 on contract

Motorola Moto G 4G hits the UK at £160 SIM-free, £19 on contract

24 June, 2014 | comments (39)

The Motorola Moto G 4G became available in the US just over a week ago and now it has crossed the pond over to the UK. Several stores are already accepting pre-orders for the 8GB version at £160 SIM-free or from £19 a month. A regular Motorola...


Motorola Moto G 4G now in stock in the US

Motorola Moto G 4G now in stock in the US

16 June, 2014 | comments (20)

The Motorola Moto G 4G is now in stock at Motorola's US website. The device is up for grabs in 8GB flavor for the promised $219 price. If the lowly storage bothers you, don't forget that the 4G LTE Moto G is the first to come out with a microSD...

Tags: Android, Motorola, LTE


Google tweet shows an unknown new phone

Google tweet shows an unknown new phone

09 June, 2014 | comments (64)

The Android Twitter account posted an image to brag about how awesome Google Now is, but there's something odd about the phone in the image. It's not a Nexus 5, not even one of the Moto phones, and it lacks any branding. Since this is the...

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Moto X 64GB goes official, available on Try Then Buy

Moto X 64GB goes official, available on Try Then Buy

09 June, 2014 | comments (17)

Motorola launched a very interesting Try Then Buy campaign for the Moto X two days ago. You can fully customize a Moto X of your liking, deposit just a penny and try it at home for two weeks. If you like it, then you can keep it and Motorola will...

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Try the Moto X for two weeks by paying just one cent

Try the Moto X for two weeks by paying just one cent

07 June, 2014 | comments (31)

Ever since the Moto X went on sale, there has been no shortage of special offers on the device, with some aggressive discounts thrown in every now and then. With the latest offer, Motorola is letting you try out the device, customized to your...

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Moto X+1 with 1080p screen unintentionally confirmed

Moto X+1 with 1080p screen unintentionally confirmed

06 June, 2014 | comments (29)

Motorola Moto G owners have been complaining that their precious status bar space is wasted with a permanent label displaying the carrier name. Reports started flying around that this will not be fixed, but Motorola VP of Product Management Punit...


Motorola starts rolling out Android 4.4.3 to Moto X, Moto G and E

Motorola starts rolling out Android 4.4.3 to Moto X, Moto G and E

04 June, 2014 | comments (102)

Motorola has announced that it will be rolling out the latest Android 4.4.3 KitKat update to the Moto X, Moto G and the Moto E. This includes the Moto X customers from T-Mobile, Moto G customers in the US and Brazil (including the Moto G 4G...

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Motorola will close its Texas plant by end of 2014

Motorola will close its Texas plant by end of 2014

30 May, 2014 | comments (60)

One of the main selling points of the Moto X when it debuted was that the phone was completely made in America. Motorola, in anticipation of the upcoming phone, created a plant in Texas for the purpose of manufacturing its flagship...

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Moto 360 smartwatch to cost €249, coming in July

Moto 360 smartwatch to cost €249, coming in July

20 May, 2014 | comments (20)

Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch was unveiled back in March on the very same day that Google's Android Wear OS debuted. It's the only smartwatch from a big phone manufacturer to come with a circular screen and it's certainly the prettiest one...

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Apple and Google agree to dismiss current lawsuits

Apple and Google agree to dismiss current lawsuits

17 May, 2014 | comments (72)

The long standing legal battle between Apple and Google owned Motorola Mobility has come to an end, with both Apple and Google agreeing to dismiss current lawsuits against each other. In a joint statement released by the two companies, they...


Motorola Moto G Ferrari Edition unveiled in Mexico

Motorola Moto G Ferrari Edition unveiled in Mexico

14 May, 2014 | comments (41)

Yesterday, alongside the Moto E and Moto G 4G, Motorola also unveiled a Moto G Ferrari Edition. The phone was showcased only in Mexico and no, it's not a joke. The Motorola Moto G Ferrari Edition is based on the 16GB LTE version of the phone. The...

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Motorola Moto G with LTE and microSD goes official

Motorola Moto G with LTE and microSD goes official

13 May, 2014 | comments (102)

The Motorola Moto G is the company's most successful smartphone to date and at its London event today, the company announced a new version with LTE. The Moto G LTE is also featuring a microSD card slot - a feature that many, including us, badly...

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Motorola Moto E is now official, costs £89

Motorola Moto E is now official, costs £89

13 May, 2014 | comments (99)

At its dedicated press events in London and Delhi today, Motorola’s latest budget phone the Moto E went official. The Moto E leaked in full a few days ago and there aren’t that many surprises. The phone is built around a 4.3” scratch resistant...

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Flipkart teases upcoming Moto E, will go on sale on May 14

Flipkart teases upcoming Moto E, will go on sale on May 14

10 May, 2014 | comments (42)

We practically know everything about the Motorola Moto E now. The company's newest Android smartphone is expected to slow below the already low-priced Moto G. Indian online retailer Flipkart, which has exclusive rights to sell the Moto G and...

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Full Motorola Moto E specs and images leak

Full Motorola Moto E specs and images leak

10 May, 2014 | comments (104)

Motorola's upcoming budget smartphone, dubbed Moto E has been making the rounds in the rumorland for quite a while. We even saw a live image of the handset alongside the Moto G a couple of hours ago and now, the full hardware specifications along...


Alleged live photo of Motorola Moto E leaks out

Alleged live photo of Motorola Moto E leaks out

09 May, 2014 | comments (40)

Alleged live photo of Motorola’s yet to be announced Moto E made the rounds online. The image showcases the previously leaked handset alongside the Moto G. As you can see in the photo above, the Moto E looks decidedly cheaper than the...


Motorola Moto E import docs suggest a $105 price tag

Motorola Moto E import docs suggest a $105 price tag

07 May, 2014 | comments (20)

The Motorola Moto E was an integral part of the rumor mill in April. Its specifications were leaked, suggesting it could be the device that the company is going to announce at its May 13 event. Thanks to Indian import data website Zauba, the...

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