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Motorola debuts fourth generation Moto G family of phones

Motorola on Tuesday announced its 2016 refresh for the popular Moto G smartphone. But, unlike previous years, this time around the handset arrives in three variations. Indeed, the fourth-gen Moto G is actually the Moto G, Moto G Plus, and Moto G Play. Read on for a quick primer on each. Moto G The standard

Motorola may be stepping into the modular phone game with the Moto X this year

According to a new report, Motorola’s rumored upcoming Moto X may follow in the footsteps of the LG G5 and go modular. Sources are saying there are six modules, called Amps, that can bring anything from stereo speakers to a bigger battery and even a pico projector. This report follows up on a recent leak which showed off various renders of what is said to be this year’s Moto X.

From VentureBeat’s report:

Motorola has at least  [Read More…]

Moto X Pure Edition is just $300 at Motorola until May 9

Motorola is selling the unlocked Moto X Pure Edition smartphone for $ 299.99, a $ 100 discount from its normal price. The sale lasts until Monday, May 9.

This latest discount is designed as a Mother’s Day promotion, which means you can use Motorola’s Moto Maker to customize the unlocked Moto X Pure Edition with different front, back and accent colors. You can then add your own custom engravings and messages to give mom a special  [Read More…]

Former Motorola leader Rick Osterloh heads back to Google to lead hardware projects

Former Motorola president Rick Osterloh has returned to Google. Osterloh will be in charge of Google’s hardware teams, including Nexus, Chromecast and Google Glass.

Re/code reports:

A Google rep confirmed that Osterloh has joined the company as its newest Senior Vice President, running the new hardware product line and reporting to CEO Sundar Pichai.

Osterloh left Motorola in February, after it was acquired by Lenovo. He previously worked at Motorola while Google owned the company and  [Read More…]

Motorola Affinity spotted in import listing, may turn out to be the Moto E 2016

Indian import export website Zauba shows that Motorola has imported a phone into the country with the codename Affinity. The screen size is listed as 5 inches, and the retail value at ₹5,164 ($ 78) suggests this may well be the Moto E 2016.

With the Moto G4 rumored to sport a 5.5-inch display, it is possible Motorola is considering a bump in the screen size for its entry-level offering from 4.5 inches to 5 inches.  [Read More…]

Snag a Moto X Pure Edition at up to $100 off from Motorola

Motorola is currently offering a pretty good deal on the Moto X Pure Edition, cutting the price of the handset by up to $ 100. While that $ 100 discount is only available for the 16GB version of the Moto X Pure (dropping it to $ 299), those interested in the 32GB version can still snag it for $ 50 off at $ 399.

Motorola says the discount will be available through March 17, so there’s time  [Read More…]

Save up to $70 on select Motorola phones through B&H Photo Video

For a limited time, customers can purchase select Motorola smartphones with discounts ranging from $ 50-$ 70 off normal costs. Moreover, the a number of the deals also include free expedited shipping

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You can grab two 16GB Moto Gs for $399 at Motorola

Motorola is hosting a deal on its Moto G 2015, scoring you two 16GB variants of the phone for just $ 399. That’s right, you can score two customized Moto Gs for one low price, which saves you $ 40 on the normal price. The Moto G 2015 features a 5-inch display, a 13MP camera, 16GB of internal memory and a microSD card slot to add more should you need it.

If you are in the  [Read More…]

Motorola Droid Ultra, Maxx, and Mini will not receive Lollipop upgrades

Motorola has announced that it will not be bringing Lollipop to the Droid Ultra, Maxx, and Mini as they originally intended. This will leave the three phones, originally introduced in July 2013 at Android 4.4 KitKat. The announcement was made on Motorola’s forums, where the company also apologized for the lack of an upgrade.

From Motorola:

We apologize that we will not be upgrading DROID Ultra/Mini/Maxx to Android Lollipop, as we had hoped. We know how  [Read More…]

Motorola launches VerveLife, a new line of wearable accessories

Motorola has announced a new line of wearable products under the VerveLife branding. The company will release a number of ‘Verve’ branded accessories, from wearable cameras to headphones and even a GPS pet tracker. At this point not a whole lot is known about each of the products, though they will be on display during Mobile World Congress, which is just around the corner. What we do know about the VerveLife products is:

VerveOnes  [Read More…]