Facebook has hired former Motorola Mobility executive Gary Briggs as its first-ever chief marketing officer. Briggs replaces Facebook Vice President of Product Marketing Eric Antonow, who is leaving the social networking giant after spearheading its marketing efforts since 2010: A Facebook spokesperson told AdAge that Antonow will exit next month to pursue a project related to his interest in education.
A new demonstration video reportedly released by Canadian operator Rogers Wireless indicates Google's forthcoming Moto X smartphone will integrate an always-on voice command feature enabling users to access services and information without touching the handset.
Apple ranked as the top smartphone maker in the United States with 39.2 percent of market, but second place Samsung posted the highest sequential growth rate, according to an online survey by comScore's MobiLens service
Mobile device management firm AirWatch has acquired Motorola Solutions' Mobility Service Platform unit for an undisclosed sum.
Motorola Mobility's Photon Q is the latest Sprint Nextel smartphone upgraded to Google's Android 4.1 mobile operating system, a.k.a. Jelly Bean. The automatic download began rolling out to subscribers Thursday.
Verizon Wireless is upgrading Motorola Mobility's Droid Bionic to Google's Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean mobile operating system. The operator will push out the over-the-air software update in phases, beginning today.
Google said it would cut an additional 1,200 positions at its Motorola Mobility unit, on top of the 4,000 cuts announced last August, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.
Verizon Wireless is updating Motorola Mobility's Droid Razr and Droid Razr Maxx smartphones to run Google's Android 4.1, a.k.a. Jelly Bean.
Google's Motorola Mobility unit has expanded its list of devices in line to upgrade to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, pledging to update nine additional smartphones and tablets offered by U.S. carriers in the months ahead.
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.