The mobile phone becomes 25 years old


Would you believe that the mobile phone is actually 25 years old? The first mobile phone to ever hit the market, 25 years ago was the Motorola DynaTAC 8000x and weighed in at twenty-eight ounces, and was quickly nicknamed “the brick.” Back then, the Motorola DynaTAC 8000x actually commanded a retail price of $3,995. Bob […]

Video: Motorola Krave ZN4 on Verizon Wireless


When looking at the Motorola Krave ZN4 which is destined for Verizon Wireless, one can’t help but think it is some technology resembling some tech that has escaped from Star Trek, much like the original Star Trek communicator but will more features. The Motorola Krave ZN4 has a few good points, the eye catching stylish […]

Motorola recruits for new Android social networking phone development


Motorola’s Interaction Design Team is apparently looking for new members as Motorola plans for implementing Google Android into their hardware line up. Someone sent the job posting to androidguys, and we have it below. “As a Senior Staff Interaction Designer, you will be responsible for leading and actively participating in the concept, design, documentation and […]

Mobile Phones 25th Birthday Yesterday: What was your first handset?


Yesterday was something special in the mobile phone world, we should have told you this news but totally forgot so we apologize. Mobile phones turned 25 years old yesterday; history was something special back then. We wrote about the first ever mobile phone to be launched which we think you should read, before you read […]

Motorola Rapture VU30 released by Verizon Wireless


Another mobile handset in the form of the Motorola Rapture VU30 is released on the Verizon Wireless tag to the mainstream market on the 14th of October. The Motorola Rapture VU30 is of a clamshell design with a touch sensitive external display and has been designed with quick photo capture in mind along with quick […]

The Motorola Krave ZN4 better than the Dare?


It appears that a Verizon user was able to get hold of a Motorola Krave ZN4 before it is officially released next weeks and has posted several images, including a few actually taken with the Motorola Krave ZN4. The guy says he’s very impressed with the new mobile handset and says it incorporated a glass […]

Motorola CPC VC6096 industrial PDA specs


Motorola has announced their new industrial CPC VC6096 and based on Windows Mobile 6.1 Pro OS. The CPC VC6096 has increased protection from external shock and is positioned as a mobile computer for use in vehicles. The Motorola CPC VC6096 comes equipped with all the modern features and works on 3G, GSM and WiFi wireless […]

Android based phone coming via TechFaith China in 2009


TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Ltd, China, has announced their strategy to release a commercial Android platform powered mobile phone sometime early 09. TechFaith assists mobile phone manufacturers in the designs area. TechFaith already have an impressive client base which includes Open Handset Alliance member Motorola, and the likes of LG, Sprint, SK Telecom, Bird, Amoi, […]

Motorola MOTO Q 11 Official: Available December 2008


The MOTO Q 11 from Motorola delivers a fully features smartphone with QWERTY keyboard, location services, and easy access email to professional and consumers at an affordable price. The Motorola MOTO Q 11 incorporates integrated Wifi which uses Boingo Mobile to auto-connect the MOTO Q11 with thousands of WiFi locations across the globe. The Q […]

Motorola Talkabout EM1000R two-way radios bring peace of mind


Motorola has come up with an emergence preparedness communications device called the Motorola Talkabout EM1000R, which keeps family members in touch but more importantly brings peace of mind knowing that you’ll not miss an emergency appointment or weather alerts again. The Motorola Talkabout EM1000R offers, 22 channels, each with 121 privacy codes for 2,662 combinations […]