Wearable devices getting closer

For Canadians,  last week was big for Android and Google news, Not only was the ChromeCast video-streaming device finally launched into the Canadian market, but the Android Wear project was finally officially launched.

Published on: March 24th, 2014 Sean Carruthers

Hello Nest, goodbye Motorola: What’s the future for Google’s hardware?

It’s probably fair to say that when most people think of Google, they think of a big online/software company. There’s been a lot more thought about the company’s excursions into the world of

Published on: February 10th, 2014 Sean Carruthers

Some new KitKat features are tastier than others

It’s probably fitting that Google finally launched Android OS 4.4, dubbed KitKat, on Halloween, a day when many future Androiders were receiving snack sized versions of the popular chocolaty treat. The big question

Published on: November 5th, 2013 Sean Carruthers

Six hot new Android phones

Published on: August 14th, 2013 Dave Webb

Shhhh, my Android phone is listening in…

Since Google purchased hardware heavyweight Motorola, we’ve been paying close attention, expecting something new and fancy to come along,and it sounds like the Moto X is it. And based on the leaked video

Published on: July 15th, 2013 Sean Carruthers

Motorola hints at new way to make a smart phone

The race to sell smart phones isn’t getting slower. It’s accelerating. The evidence was seen last week in a U.S. newspaper ad from Google-owned Motorola Mobility which says its upcoming Moto X handset

Published on: July 9th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Google lays off 1,200 at Motorola

Some 1,200 workers at Motorola Mobility are losing their jobs as Google Inc. continues the job cuts it began last year in the telecommunications equipment manufacturing firm.The retrenchment follows an earlier announcement by

Published on: March 8th, 2013

Motorola loses bid for Microsoft injunction

In the world of corporate lawsuits, a key weapon is an injunction preventing a competitor from selling a product. Money is nice, but keeping product off the shelves is better. That's important in news

Published on: December 3rd, 2012 Howard Solomon

Motorola shows off LTE handset for Rogers

September is barely a week old and already there’s a harvest of new handsets – or at least upcoming handsets. On Wednesday, Motorola Mobility said that the Razr HD LTE is coming to

Published on: September 5th, 2012 Howard Solomon