Topic: Motorola

With New Droid, Motorola Hopes for Another Razr Hit

New 4G smartphone resurrects popular brand

Can the name “Razr” help put Motorola devices back on the must-have list? Seems like we’ll soon find out. At a New York press event Tuesday afternoon, Motorola Mobility released its…

Filings Show Google Raised Motorola Bid by $3 Billion

Details of the acquisition deal come out

A new regulatory filing released Tuesday is revealing all the juicy details of last month’s Google-Motorola deal — like how Google ended up paying billions more than it had anticipated,…

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A foxy space warrior builds Motorola's Droid Bionic from the innards of a rampaging killer cyborg

When it came time to build its new, highly anticipated Droid Bionic smartphone, Motorola didn't take the easy way out, at least according to this new spot for the device…

Big Bucks for Google If It Tries Apple Model for Android?

Analysts crunch numbers on the unlikely scenario

It’s a scenario that will likely never be more than a “what if,” but Piper Jaffray analysts say that if Google were to follow Apple’s model and make Android proprietary…

Wall Street Not Blessing Google-Motorola Marriage?

Standard & Poor's downgrades Google to 'sell'

Why isn’t Wall Street warming to the Google-Motorola marriage? Two days after announcing its plan to pay a hefty $12.5 billion for Motorola Mobility, Google’s stock isn’t just down more than…

Motorola Mobility CEO Could Get $62 Million If He Exits

He holds a 1.8% stake in the company

In the wake of yesterday’s news that Google is acquiring Motorola’s mobile division in a $12.5 billion deal, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Motorola Mobility CEO Sanjay Jha…

Regulators Likely to Clear Google-Motorola Deal

But search giant could face tough approval process

Google may be right that its $12.5 billion deal to acquire Motorola Mobility will be approved by regulators. But that doesn't mean that Washington won't submit the deal, and the…

Google’s Motorola Buy Protects Android in Growing Patent War

Companies agree to $12.5B deal

Amid an intensifying patent war in the mobile technology space, Google announced Monday morning that it plans to acquire handset manufacturer Motorola Mobility for about $12.5 billion. The deal, which is…