Tag Archive: Motorola


Motorola’s Punit Soni is talking up the company’s software strategy. Let’s listen in.

Motorola Solutions invests in heads-up glasses start up Recon Instruments Motorola Solutions (no, not that Motorola — the other one) has given a bag of cash to heads-up glasses maker Recon Instruments. Recon, whose Recon Jet HUD glasses we’ve been looking forward to for some time, didn’t disclose the amount of the investment, but that it was enough to warrant a press release tells us it was at least marginally substantial to their bottom line. The  [Read More...]

Microsoft can add another feather to its IP licensing hat, having now signed Motorola Solutions up for a licensing agreement. That’s not Motorola Mobility, the portion of Motorola bought by Google and now being sold to Lenovo that makes handsets such as Moto X and Moto G, as well as Verizon’s Droid line. No, Motorola Solutions is the other Motorola, the part left behind after Google snapped up the smartphone half of the company. And they  [Read More...]

Motorola Moto G Getting a Little Brother?

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Amongst all the speculation surrounding the allegedly upcoming Motorola flagship (currently coined “X+1″ by the media), another new Moto phone is purportedly in the works.  Though this model is on the other end of the model spectrum, and is expected to reside just under the existing Moto G in terms of specs and affordability.

Currently dubbed “Moto-E” by the Italian site androidworld.it, this new  [Read More...]

Punit Soni to field questions live with #AskMoto hashtag

Motorola has made a big deal out of bringing several of its devices’ core functionalities out into the Play Store for easy updating, and it is now marking the milestone of 50 updates to over 15 apps over the last 8 months. Touchless Control, Active Display, Motorola Camera and Gallery are just a few of the apps updated regularly through Google Play rather than a complete system  [Read More...]

In light of Motorola‘s sale to Lenovo, the company’s UK managing director Andrew Morley is set to leave after joining Motorola back in 2010. This departure follows CEO Dennis Woodside stepping down back in September, soon after Google sold its mobile company to Lenovo.

Motorola Migrate gets a maintenance update

Moto has pushed a small update to the Motorola Migrate app this afternoon. Motorola Migrate is their ingenious application that help users from other phones move to the Moto X, Moto G, Droid Maxx, Ultra and Mini by transferring data that you may not have saved to the cloud. It even imports your data from iCloud.

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Motorola names Rick Osterloh new president and COO

Motorola Mobility has a new President and COO: Rick Osterloh. Formerly SVP of Product, Osterloh is taking over the helm of Motorola from form CEO Dennis Woodside. Woodside, if you’ll recall, stepped down in September to take a position as COO of Dropbox, following Google’s selling of Motorola to Lenovo.

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Motorola Mobility has announced Rick Osterloh as the new President and COO.  Osterloh is stepping into the role of former CEO Dennis Woodside who is now the COO of Dropbox.  Hopefully Osterloh can steer Motorola into the right direction especially after the acquisition from Lenovo.

Below is a snippet from Motorola’s blog:

Since his return, Rick’s had a key role in the company’s reinvigoration. He’s  [Read More...]

We all love a good rumor from time to time, and Twitter leaker @evleaks has revealed a tantalizing piece of possible branding today. As shown in the leaked image after the break, we’re looking at the ‘Motorola Moto X+1′. Nothing else has been published besides from the codename, which (as always) could change prior to a product announcement, but there’s a chance we could be looking at a Moto X successor. Then again, we have no idea what this  [Read More...]