Verizon Wireless is updating Motorola Mobility's Droid Razr HD and Razr Maxx smartphones to run Google's Android 4.1, a.k.a. Jelly Bean. The over-the-air updates, rolling out in phases this week, follow three weeks after Verizon upgraded Motorola's Droid Razr M to Jelly Bean.
Verizon Wireless is updating Motorola Mobility's Droid Razr M smartphone to run Google's Android 4.1, a.k.a. Jelly Bean.
Apple and rival smartphone vendor HTC agreed to settle all outstanding patent litigation between themselves around the world, and the two firms entered into a 10-year licensing agreement.
Telco video service providers trying to decide whether to install pricey home gateways that receive, store and distribute data content throughout the home or wait for cloud storage and connectivity to mature have an easy choice: Put in gateways and migrate to the cloud as it matures, a panel of vendors said Thursday at TelcoTV 2012 in Las Vegas.
Google's Motorola Mobility unit has identified 13 different smartphones that will not upgrade to Android 4.1, a.k.a. Jelly Bean. Consumers who purchased one of those devices will receive a $100 rebate when they trade up to a select new Motorola model.
Verizon Wireless is updating the Motorola Droid Bionic to run Google's Android 4.0, a.k.a. Ice Cream Sandwich. The operator also pledged to upgrade the LG Lucid.
Google failed to meet analyst expectations for the third quarter of 2012, its first with Motorola Mobility fully integrated into its ranks. Much of this could be attributed to Motorola, which had an operating loss of $527 million, a huge increase from the $41 million for the same statistic last year. Overall Motorola revenues were $1.25 billion, with $843 million coming from its mobile segment.
The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers said Thursday that formed a working group focused on helping cable operators and technology vendors deploy products that support a new DOCSIS 3.1 standard that could allow for the delivery of ultrafast broadband products.
Motorola Mobility has been busy at this week's SCTE Cable-Tec Expo in Orlando, Fla., making several announcements, chief among them that Time Warner Cable is deploying the Motorola EDGE Manager to better manage connected home devices and services.
Motorola Mobility confirmed it is not shipping the unaltered, stock version of parent firm Google's Android on its smartphones because of carrier demands to customize the mobile operating system to their own specifications.