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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  • Google To Buy Motorola Mobility For $12.5 Billion
    MOUNTAIN VIEW (CBS/AP) — It may be boldest move yet by a company known for being audacious: Google is spending $12.5 billion to buy Motorola Mobility. But the big prize isn’t Motorola’s lineup of cellphones, computer tablets and cable set-top boxes.
    03/31/2018 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Lenovo to reportedly take Motorola off Google’s hands for $3 billion [updated]
    Unnamed sources tell Reuters that Chinese computer vendor Lenovo is close to buying Motorola Mobility from Google for around $3 billion, which backs up a similar report from China Daily claiming that Lenovo would buy the one-time mobile phone titan for $2 ...
    01/28/2018 - 11:00 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 ...
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  • Motorola Mobility buy not delivering for Google
    Google Inc.'s $12.4 billion purchase last year of mobile-phone pioneer Motorola Mobility Holdings partly for its trove of more than 17,000 patents is showing signs it wasn't much of a bargain. A federal judge last week said Microsoft Corp. owes only ...
    04/29/2013 - 2:54 pm | View Link
  • Google seals $13 billion Motorola buy
    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Google officially completed its $12.5 billion purchase of Motorola Mobility on Tuesday. It's a watershed moment for the company, marking both its biggest acquisition ever and Google's transition from a search-and-software company to ...
    05/22/2012 - 2:42 am | View Link
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    Motorola, Inc. (/ ˌ m oʊ t ə ˈ r oʊ l ə /) was an American multinational telecommunications company founded on September 25, 1928, based in Schaumburg, Illinois.After having lost $4.3 billion from 2007 to 2009, the company was divided into two independent public companies, Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions on January 4, 2011.
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    Motorola Mobility is an American consumer electronics and telecommunications company based out of Chicago, Illinois that was founded in 2011. Motorola Mobility is currently owned by Lenovo after being purchased from Google in 2014.
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