Nest Team Will Become Google’s Core Hardware Group

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Google today sold Motorola to Lenovo for $2.91 billion. While many speculated that Google would release phones after it bought Motorola in 2011, it didn’t happen — Motorola remained a partner like other Android OEMs. Recently, Google acquired Nest, and TechCrunch has learned that Google has big plans for the team behind the connected device company. Google… Read more »

Motorola and NII Holdings bring Prip’s push-to-talk service to the iPhone

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Sprint’s iDEN network shutdown may have quashed hopes for an iPhone with native push-to-talk support, but that won’t matter much now that Motorola and NII Holdings have brought Prip’s service to iOS. The new app lets American iOS 7 users instantly … Go to original article. This blog/feed service is provided by Android Tablet US… Read more »

The Sub-$200 Moto G Smartphone Is Google’s Answer To Android’s Laggy Low-End

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When Google bought Motorola there were plenty of theories about why it wanted the mobile maker. Patents, being named chief among them. But today’s launch of the low-cost Moto G smartphone suggests the strategy was – or has certainly become – multi-faceted. If there’s any kind of wall between Google and Motorola it’s definitely a… Read more »

Motorola settles trademark dispute with Xoom Corp, will phase out tablet’s name

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Get a good lawyer and sometimes they’ll tell you that your best hope is to settle a case, rather than participate in a courtroom brawl. That’s exactly the route that Motorola Mobility is taking to resolve its trademark infringement spat with Xoom Corporation, an online payment provider that took issue with the Xoom tablet’s name…. Read more »