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Court raises doubts on Motorola Mobility's price-fixing lawsuit

Motorola Mobility, which is currently pursuing a US price-fixing lawsuit against overseas suppliers, found itself on the back foot after a three-judge panel of the 7th US Circuit Court of Appeals raised doubts on whether the claims in the lawsuit…

Moto 360 specs and price leaked by Best Buy

Electronics retailer Best Buy on Sunday put up a listing for Motorola's upcoming Moto 360 smart watch on their website, revealing its price as well as features and specs. The page was pulled shortly after the word got out.

Microsoft wins injunction against Motorola in Germany

Microsoft has won an injunction against certain Motorola Android devices after a regional court in Munich ruled that the phone maker is infringing on a software keyboard patent. Microsoft won two separate cases: one against Motorola Mobility Inc. and another against its German...

Google announces Motorola Mobility shake-up, cuts 4,000 jobs

Motorola Mobility announced yesterday that it will be laying off 20-percent of its workforce and closing a third of its 94 offices worldwide as part of Google’s plans to re-invent the firm, change its business direction and return it to…

Fujifilm sues Motorola Mobility for patent infringement

Fujifilm has filed a lawsuit against Motorola Mobility alleging infringement of four patents. The company has reportedly been trying to work out a licensing deal since April 2011 to no avail, resulting in what is now the eighth company with…

European Commission probes Motorola Mobility over patent abuse

Responding to complaints by Apple and Microsoft, the European Commission, Europe's competition regulator has launched two antitrust investigations into Motorola Mobility to assess whether the firm abused its standard-essential patents with unfair licensing conditions and litigation against rivals.

Apple axes push email for iCloud, MobileMe in Germany

Following a recent ruling against the company in Germany's Mannheim Regional Court, Apple has been forced to turn off its iCloud and MobileMe push email services for users in the European country to comply with an injunction won by Motorola…

Motorola Mobility to layoff 800 employees

Motorola Mobility is planning to cut hundreds of jobs and rein costs as it prepares to complete its acquisition by Google. The mobile phone maker said in a regulatory filing that the reductions would cost it $31 million and the…