Google’s Motorola adventure came to an abrupt end today, as the search giant unloaded the smartphone maker for a more than $7 billion loss. It’s the best money Google ever lost according to Wall Street, which never liked the acquisition.
Google’s Moto X phone was launched this summer, but one model has been kept from the public: he bamboo version. The Moto X is Google’s first smartphone born completely out of its purchase of Motorola in 2012. Google allows customers to build custom devices online with different colors—front, back and accents.
It's often said that YouTube is just a bunch of dogs on skateboards videos. But this past week, it was actually more accurately all about hamsters driving Volvos.
Motorola's "Lazy Phone" commercial has garnered a whopping 7 million YouTube views since going live three days ago. The humorous, 1-minute spot captures a hippy-looking dude who is ultimately playing the character of a smartphone that relies on touch-screen applications to work.