Google To Buy Motorola Mobility For $12.5 Billion

Google to buy Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion

Google Inc. is buying cell phone maker Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc. for $12.5 billion in cash. It's by far Google's biggest acquisition and a sign the online search leader is serious about expanding beyond its core Internet business and setting the agenda in the fast-growing mobile market.

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ASK NEWS:
  • Google Nexus 6: How It Stacks Up Against the iPhone 6 Plus and the ... - TheStreet.com
    The Nexus 6 is a creation of Google ( GOOG ) and Motorola Mobility  (formerly owned by Google and now a ... top of the best phones money can buy.
    11/13/2014 - 8:41 am | View Link
  • Google's New 'Phablet' Will Face Stiff Competition From Apple, ... - TheStreet.com
    ... phone was designed by Google in cooperation with Motorola Mobility , a former division of Google that is ... 6 for sale as well as Best Buy ( ...
    11/11/2014 - 12:32 pm | View Link
  • Lenovo shares drop despite 19% quarterly earnings boost - Arab News
    Shares drop at China’s Lenovo despite 19% quarterly profit jump - Citizen.co.za
    11/6/2014 - 2:13 pm | View Link
  • PC, Smartphone Sales Lift Lenovo Profit - Wall Street Journal
    Lenovo reports 19% rise in profits - BBC
    11/6/2014 - 9:00 am | View Link
  • Why Google Doesn’t Care If You Want A Dividend - Motley Fool
    It also recently sold Motorola Mobility, which it purchased for $12.5 ... of Google stock -- A, B, and C shares. Everyday investors can only buy A
    11/6/2014 - 5:32 am | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Droid Turbo review: Motorola had to leave Google to become the king of Android
    The past few years have been crazy for Motorola. After the iPhone rocked the cell phone industry in 2007, Motorola was among the first companies to respond effectively, and it found success in the U.S. market when it launched the Droid with Verizon Wireless in late 2009. No companies were ready for Samsung and the double-digit billions it was prepared to spend on marketing in order to take over ...
    11/5/2014 - 10:50 am | View Link
  • Lenovo closes deal to buy Motorola
    Lenovo says it's completed its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google.
    10/30/2014 - 8:03 pm | View Link
  • Lenovo Wraps Up Deal to Buy Motorola From Google
    Lenovo completes its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google, bolstering the Chinese giant's position in the smartphone market. read more
    10/30/2014 - 11:16 am | View Link
  • Lenovo closes deal to buy Motorola from Google
    Lenovo announced Thursday it has completed its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google, a move strengthening the Chinese giant's position in the smartphone market. The $2.9 billion deal, announced in January, ends Google's brief ownership of the onetime mobile phone star. By adding Motorola, Lenovo positions itself among the top global smartphone makers behind Samsung and Apple. Lenovo will ...
    10/30/2014 - 9:07 am | View Link
  • Lenovo Completes Motorola Mobility Purchase
    Back towards the start of this year, Lenovo announced that it would be acquiring Motorola Mobility from Google. Motorola Mobility, the phone and gadget arm of Motorola, would be sold to Lenovo for just under $3 billion. Motorola Mobility would come as the latest in a string of acquisitions for Lenovo, who in recent years has picked up IBM’s desktop and x86 server businesses, among other major ...
    10/30/2014 - 8:17 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Sale Of Motorola Mobility From Google To Lenovo Is Finalized
    Lenovo is now the top computer manufacturer in the world, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that consumers want to buy a smartphone from them. The company plans to keep Motorola Mobility’s headquarters in Chicago, and keep the Motorola brand.
    10/30/2014 - 8:47 am | View Link
  • Lenovo To Buy Google's Motorola Mobility for $2.9B
    Lenovo Group is buying Google’s (GOOG) Motorola Mobility smartphone business for $2.9 billion, an acquisition that would expand the Chinese company’s footprint in the lucrative tablet and smartphone markets. Lenovo announced the deal in a statement ...
    01/29/2014 - 4:55 pm | View Link
  • Lenovo to buy Motorola Mobility from Google for $3.3 billion
    Lenovo has agreed to acquire Google's Motorola Mobility handset unit for $US2.91 billion ($3.3 billion), as the Chinese PC maker continues a buying spree of US hardware companies. "We will immediately have the opportunity to become a strong global player ...
    01/29/2014 - 1:42 pm | View Link
  • Lenovo To Buy Motorola Mobility From Google For $2.91 Billion
    TechCrunch has confirmed reports that Lenovo is buying Motorola Mobility from Google. This is the division within Google that the company purchased in 2011 for $12.5 billion. Motorola Mobility will go to Lenovo for $2.91 billion. Of that $2.91 billion, $1 ...
    01/28/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Google cleared to buy Motorola Mobility
    It was one of a series of approvals that underscored the scramble by technology companies to acquire big pools of patents. The US Justice Department also approved an Apple-led consortium's purchase of a patents from bankrupt Canadian company Nortel ...
    02/14/2012 - 12:28 am | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Moto X Developer Edition
    Developer Edition Techies behold. Moto X Developer Edition has a look all its own, 32 gigs, and of course—an unlockable bootloader. GSM edition Verizon edition
    11/22/2014 - 10:17 pm | View Website
  • Facts about Google’s acquisition of Motorola
    J.K. Shin, President Samsung, Mobile Communications Division “We welcome today’s news, which demonstrates Google’s deep commitment to defending Android ...
    11/22/2014 - 5:59 pm | View Website
  • Motorola
    Motorola Mobility makes Android smartphones and Bluetooth accessories to keep people connected.
    11/22/2014 - 11:47 am | View Website
  • Lenovo to Acquire Motorola Mobility from Google
    Lenovo Newsroom official site for press releases, photos, video, audio, pr contact information, presskits and more.
    11/22/2014 - 3:40 am | View Website
  • Facts about Google’s acquisition of Motorola
    Overview On August 15, Google announced an agreement to acquire Motorola Mobility, based in Libertyville, Illinois, for $40 per share.
    11/22/2014 - 12:13 am | View Website
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