Tag Archives: Motorola
- Google acquires Motorola Mobility
August 15, 2011
Google this afternoon signed a deal to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5bn (£7.67bn) to send shockwaves through the burgeoning smart phone and tablet industry. Motorola, already a mainstay of Google Android OS, will now be Google’s flagship brand and compete alongside Samsung, HTC and others on Google’s side. Larry Page,...
- iCaramba! Motorola sues Apple over iPhone/iPad patent infringements
October 7, 2010
Nowadays, it seems tech companies spend more time in court than they do in the laboratory. This year’s action got off to a silly start when a patent troll claimed he was entitled to 84% of Facebook. Not long after this, Oracle sued Google’s Android OS for intellectual property infringement,...
- Unable to win over mobile consumers, Microsoft tries winning in court
October 2, 2010
It’s the tech world’s equivalent of a one-two punch, albeit one thrown by a fighter who’s somewhat off-balance. As Microsoft prepares to launch its Windows Phone 7 software on October 11, it’s also launched a patent infringement lawsuit against Motorola’s Android-based smartphones. We’re sure it’s entirely coincidental that Motorola has...
Google Play officially welcomes real-money gambling apps
August 3, 2017