Google's Motorola Mobility unit has canceled plans to upgrade its Atrix 4G, Electrify and Photon 4G smartphones to Android 4.0, dubbed Ice Cream Sandwich. All three devices will continue to run Android 2.3, a.k.a. Gingerbread, which Google first released in late 2010.
Apple suffered a patent litigation setback in a German court, which ruled that Samsung Electronics and Motorola Mobility had not infringed on technology related to touchscreen functions.
The partnership between Intel and Google's Motorola Mobility unit has finally borne fruit, with the companies announcing the Razr i, Motorola's first smartphone packing Intel's Atom-based silicon.
A Samsung Electronics executive speaking at the Mobile Future Forward conference here downplayed his company's role in the operating system wars and reiterated that Samsung's bada platform is primarily geared to low-end smartphones in Asia.
C Spire Wireless officially took the wraps off its long-planned LTE network, and said it now has service running in two Mississippi markets with more on the way later this fall.
Google may have put a sale sign on its Motorola Mobility cable equipment business unit—then again it may not have. Whatever the case, the set-top box player is moving forward as if nothing is amiss at IBC 2012 in Amsterdam.
Verizon is looking at how it may be able to expand the DVR storage capacity it offers FiOS TV subscribers by transferring TV shows and movies stored on set-tops to a network-based storage system, according to a patent application.
Google's Motorola Mobility unit will offer a $100 credit to consumers who purchased an Android device that is not in line to upgrade to Android 4.1, a.k.a. Jelly Bean.
Google executives offered a brief glimpse into the future of Motorola Mobility during the company's launch of a trio of new Droid-branded Android smartphones for Verizon Wireless. The launch is Motorola's first major event since Google closed its $12.5 billion purchase of Motorola in May.
Google's Motorola Mobility took the wraps off its first major phones since Google's acquisition of Motorola Mobility.