Posts Tagged ‘Motorola Mobility’

Goodbye Moto! Google Flips Failed Motorola Mobility Unit To China’s Lenovo

China-based Lenovo is either the world’s savviest business negotiator or in for a crude surprise as it purchases the dilapidated remnants of Motorola Mobility from Google for about USD2.91 billion. Google had purchased much of the same assets from Motorola only three years ago for USD12.5 billion, so Lenovo’s purchase comes at an incredible discount. […]


Microsoft, ZTE Sign China-focused Android Patent Licensing Agreement

Microsoft announced that it has reached patent licensing agreement with China’s ZTE on Android and Chrome operating system patents. Microsoft will provide a patent portfolio to ZTE’s smartphones, tablets, computers, and other devices run on Android and Chrome operating systems. ZTE is reportedly the first Chinese mainland company that signed an Android patent licensing agreement […]