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  • Motorola ACTV pictures and hands-on
    Sports Fitness

    Motorola ACTV pictures and hands-on

    By 1 November 2011

    Motorola is taking a stab at the fitness market with the launch of the Motorola ACTV, an Android-based sports watch. It's a clever twist on the sports watch, but enters a competitive market. We got hands-on with it briefly to put it through its paces. ...

  • Motorola Droid 4 emerges, looks a bit QWERTY
    Phones

    Motorola Droid 4 emerges, looks a bit QWERTY

    By 28 October 2011

    The Motorola Droid 4 has just broken cover, and by all accounts looks the part for any fans of a QWERTY slider as the new phone is packing a beauty. Along with the surprisingly clear photos of the Droid 4, courtesy of  Droid Life, there are a myriad...

  • Motorola sells just 100,000 tablets over summer
    Tablets

    Motorola sells just 100,000 tablets over summer

    By 27 October 2011

    Motorola has admitted in its latest quarterly earnings report that it sold just 100,000 XOOM tablets in the last 90 days telling us that yet another company is struggling to keep up with Apple and its popular iPad. “The company shipped a total of 11.6...

  • Motorola Smart Controller for RAZR pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Motorola Smart Controller for RAZR pictures and hands-on

    By 20 October 2011

    Motorola like its accessories and we got the chance to play with some of them at the European launch of the new Motorola RAZR on Wednesday. One of the accessories that caught our eye was the new Smart Controller, which is a clever Bluetooth remote for...

  • Motorola RAZR vs Samsung Galaxy S II
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    Motorola RAZR vs Samsung Galaxy S II

    By 20 October 2011

    Motorola has just announced a serious thorn in the Galaxy S II's side, unleashing a handset that boasts specs just a hair's width apart from the Samsung flagship model. Both are their respective company's flagship Android handsets, but which one emerges...

  • Motorola RAZR pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Motorola RAZR pictures and hands-on

    By 19 October 2011

    The new Motorola RAZR has now been announced in Europe, shedding the Droid tag of its US brother, and Pocket-lint was on hand to put the new handset through its paces and bring you our first impressions. At only 7.1mm thick, if sophisticated materials...

  • Motorola RAZR Ice Cream Sandwich update coming early 2012
    Phones

    Motorola RAZR Ice Cream Sandwich update coming early 2012

    By 19 October 2011

    Motorola has revealed that the Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Motorola RAZR will be pushed out OTA at the beginning of 2012. The Motorola RAZR was announced on Tuesday at a New York event for the Verizon network in the US, before the European announcement...

  • Motorola RAZR UK release: 1 November
    Phones

    Motorola RAZR UK release: 1 November

    By 18 October 2011

    Online phone retailer Clove.co.uk has put the newly announced Motorola Razr, called the Motorola Droid Razr in the US, up for order on its website whilst detailing that it will get a 1 November UK release. "Following Motorola’s announcement of the Droid...

  • Motorola Droid RAZR unveiled at Next Big Innovation event
    Phones

    Motorola Droid RAZR unveiled at Next Big Innovation event

    By 18 October 2011

    Motorola Mobility has finally unveiled its much rumoured Droid RAZR smartphone. Having been outed a few times in advance of the company's "next big innovation" event in New York City on Tuesday 18 October, including in its own official video teaser, the...

  • Motorola ACTV takes on iPod nano
    Online

    Motorola ACTV takes on iPod nano

    By 18 October 2011

    Motorola has thrown a serious tech curveball with the MotoACTV, a fitness-centric take on the iPod Touch.  The ACTV can be worn like a watch or clipped on to everything from your bike to arm, it then tracks your location, calories, distance and speed...

  • Motorola Droid RAZR breaks cover
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    Motorola Droid RAZR breaks cover

    By 18 October 2011

    Previously known as the Motorola Spyder, new pics of the, now, Droid RAZR have been revealed on Motorola's teaser website ahead of its launch today (18 October). The phone looks to be super-thin and is rumoured to be packing a dual-core 1.2GHz processor...

  • Motorola Xoom to get Android Ice Cream Sandwich update?
    Tablets

    Motorola Xoom to get Android Ice Cream Sandwich update?

    By 17 October 2011

    The Motorola Xoom could be the first tablet to get updated to Google's soon-to-be-released Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. According to Fudzilla, the Motorola Xoom will see the hybrid phone and tablet operating system pushed out as an update imminently....

  • Best Buy Motorla Xoom Family Edition, for kids
    Tablets

    Best Buy Motorla Xoom Family Edition, for kids

    By 16 October 2011

    Motorola and Best Buy in the US have announced a special edition of the Motorola Xoom designed for families. The new Android 3.1-powered Motorola Xoom Family Edition comes pre-loaded with almost $40 worth of applications and also features Kid Mode by...

  • Motorola Xoom 2 and Spyder / Droid Razr smartphone break cover
    Phones

    Motorola Xoom 2 and Spyder / Droid Razr smartphone break cover

    By 12 October 2011

    The Motorola Xoom 2 has surfaced again, alongside its smartphone cousin the Spyder,  in a set of leaked pics that allegedly show almost the final builds of both devices. The new tablet from Motorola features a different form factor to the original Xoom,...

  • Motorola Atrix 2 offers a bigger screen, still wants docking
    Phones

    Motorola Atrix 2 offers a bigger screen, still wants docking

    By 11 October 2011

    Motorola has updated the Atrix handset, bumping the specs and cunningly calling it the Motorola Atrix 2. The new handset has been announced on AT&T in the US at CTIA in San Diego. The Motorola Atrix 2 will give you a 1GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM...

  • VIDEO: Motorola teaser for Droid RAZR or Atrix 2?
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    VIDEO: Motorola teaser for Droid RAZR or Atrix 2?

    By 10 October 2011

    A teaser video for the next Motorola handset has appeared online, promising an imminent announcement on a product that is "Faster, thinner, smarter, stronger". Titled "Motorola's Next...", the 35-second clip is a collection of images that suit each tagline...

  • Vodafone non-Apple Micro SIM coming, but for what phone?
    Phones

    Vodafone non-Apple Micro SIM coming, but for what phone?

    By 27 September 2011

    Vodafone has exclusively confirmed to Pocket-lint that it will be selling non Apple Micro SIM cards for devices other than the iPhone 4 and Apple iPad 2 in the "not too distant future", after we were tipped that the company was creating generic Micro...

  • Motorola Droid RAZR pictures leaked
    Phones

    Motorola Droid RAZR pictures leaked

    By 26 September 2011

    Could one of the coolest phones of 2009 be about to merge with one of the slickest phones of 2003? If the rumours surrounding these leaked Motorola handset pictures are to believed, then yes. What you are looking at here is, supposedly, the Motorola Droid...

  • Motorola Xoom 2 coming with 8.2-inch Media Edition
    Tablets

    Motorola Xoom 2 coming with 8.2-inch Media Edition

    By 26 September 2011

    The Motorola Xoom 2 has been spotted out and about and, what's more, is that it seems to have a little friend in tow - the 8.9-inch Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition. Both tablets have been leaking like an Android filled tap all over the web this past weekend,...

  • Motorola Droid Bionic  review
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    Motorola Droid Bionic review

    By 23 September 2011

    It would be cool if the Droid Bionic followed the same storyline as Steve Austin’s cybernetic TV show. Motorola, a company barely alive. A Google voiceover saying we have the technology, we can rebuild it. Then a better, stronger, faster Android phone...

  • Honeycomb: What devices are Android 3.0 ready?
    Tablets

    Honeycomb: What devices are Android 3.0 ready?

    By 19 September 2011

    A bevy of manufacturers have announced Android 3.0 devices at CES in Las Vegas this year, so we've put together a simple and easy to understand list, featuring all the devices that have been confirmed as Honeycomb (Android 3.0) ready. We will try to update...

  • Motorola 7-inch tablet spotted in the wild
    Tablets

    Motorola 7-inch tablet spotted in the wild

    By 19 September 2011

    Motorola could be set to release a 7-inch Android powered tablet that is even thinner than the Xoom according to stills leaked onto the Internet.  Website Thisismynext.com obtained footage that showed a new look Motorola tablet sat on top of a table,...

  • Motorola Defy+ pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Motorola Defy+ pictures and hands-on

    By 15 September 2011

    The Motorola Defy+ is an upgraded edition of last year’s tough phone, keeping it fresh by boosting the processor to 1GHz and landing with a newer version of Android, now 2.3. We caught up with the new phone at a recent showcase for Carphone Warehouse....

  • Nokia CEO says Google Motorola deal creates uncertainty for Android ecosystem
    Phones

    Nokia CEO says Google Motorola deal creates uncertainty for Android ecosystem

    By 9 September 2011

    Nokia CEO Stephen Elop has come out all guns blazing in defence of Nokia's decision to jump aboard the good ship Windows Phone 7, rather than taking the Android path. Speaking in China, Elop said that the Google/Motorola deal has caused some big waves...

  • Motorola Fire XT pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Motorola Fire XT pictures and hands-on

    By 3 September 2011

    Whilst nosying around the various European mobile network stands that were set up over at IFA, hoping for a sniff of a new exciting Android handset or perhaps even the mysetrious Nokia 703, we were surprised to see the Motorola Fire XT strutting its stuff....