Posted by A Ocean on May 6, 2013 ·
The European Commission had made a preliminary antitrust finding against Google’s Motorola Mobility,it has sent Motorola, a list of complaints on how it had abused its market position by seeking and enforcing a patent-related injunction against Apple.
The EU Commission takes step to ensure that companies with huge patent chest do not prevent competitors from using technologies that are crucial [...]
Posted by A Ocean on January 23, 2013 ·
Google today released Q4 2012 earnings, last quarter it made US $14.42 billion in consolidated revenues, up 36 percent from last year, and $2.89 billion in net income. Consolidated revenues would have been $15.24 billion had Motorola Home been included.
“We ended 2012 with a strong quarter,” said Larry Page, CEO of Google. “Revenues were up 36% year-on-year, and 8% quarter-on-quarter. And [...]
Posted by A Ocean on November 16, 2012 ·
Apple may be going with guns blazing at Samsung in the patent war, but, it’s open for a truce when it comes to other competitors, after reaching a global settlement with HTC in multiple patent related cases Apple and Motorola are currently in talks to resolve their several patent disputes.
Bloomberg reported that both the companies have exchanged “proposals on using binding arbitration [...]
Posted by A Ocean on September 6, 2012 ·
Credit : Noah Devereaux/Wired
On Wednesday at a news conference in New York Motorola’s chief, Dennis Woodside, introduced three smartphones under the Razr brand that will become available for Verizon customers in US, this is the first major product launch under new owner Google.
Droid Razr M goes on sale for US $ 99.99 (with contract and after rebate), it features a 4.3 inch near edge-to-edge screen.
Posted by A Ocean on September 5, 2012 ·
According to Canaccord Genuity, Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone has dethroned Apple’s iPhone 4S as the bestselling smartphone in the US in August. Apple’s iPhone 4S has remained at the top of the pile since its introduction last October. iPhone 4S sales in the US had been dipping in anticipation of the new iPhone launch, and the Galaxy S III’s has managed to capitalise on that.
Posted by Calvin Robinson on January 10, 2012 ·
The Motorola Xoom is an impressive piece of tech.
The preferred size of a tablet is quite a personal thing. The Xoom being somewhere between that of larger tablets like the iPad, and smaller tablets such as Dell’s Streak 7 is quite a good place to be. However, as with many tablets, the weight is still an issue. Holding the 730 grams Xoom in one hand for any period of time can become a strain.
Posted by A Ocean on August 5, 2010 ·
Give way, iPhones and BlackBerrys, smartphone customers in U.S. have voted with their wallets and picked Android as their favorite in the second quarter of this year according to NPD , a market research company. Earlier NPD survey has shown Android-based smart phones outselling the iPhone in the U.S. in the first quarter of 2010.
NPD concluding that 33 percent of phones sold during the [...]
Posted by A Ocean on August 2, 2010 ·
Smartphone Market share Q2 2010
Apple’s iPhone may be hitting the headlines for right or wrong reasons and getting more than adequate attention, but, that does not guarantee better market share, likewise, the erstwhile Finnish mobile czar Nokia may be not making as much noise (barring few digs at Apple) as it use to,nevertheless, that hasnt stopped it from retaining a substantial lead in [...]
Posted by A Ocean on July 15, 2010 ·
Research firm ChangeWave’s recent smart phone survey of 4,028 U.S. consumers shows an explosive transformation occurring in consumer demand and throws up a number of illuminating statistics. The major point is that people are keen on buying smartphones like never before, with 16% of respondents saying that they’ll be taking the plunge within the next 90 days, which marks the biggest [...]
Posted by A Ocean on July 9, 2010 ·
NTP Corporation has filed a lawsuit against six leading cell phone makers for infringing on its patents for delivering email to cell phones. The companies against whom cases were filed are Apple , Google , Microsoft , Motorola , HTC and LG. NTP claims that the companies are infringing eight of NTP’s patents related to the delivery of email over a wireless network.
“Use of NTP’s [...]