Category: Motorola

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Rogers says Moto X upgrade to KitKat is ‘Coming Soon’

When Motorola unveiled the Moto G in November the company promised a quick upgrade to KitKat. Motorola held true to their word and went live with OS 4.4 earlier this week. At the same launch event, Dennis Woodside, Motorola’s CEO, also declared the flagship Moto X would see KitKat arrive “in a matter of weeks.” A

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Moto G update to Android 4.4.2 now available on TELUS and Koodo

Though the Moto G, Motorola’s low-cost, high-value smartphone, has been on the market for just about two months, it’s receiving a major software update today. TELUS and Koodo are pushing out an Android 4.4.2 update for the Moto G, which brings a number of interface tweaks like white fonts in the navigation bar, fullscreen transparency,

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The Best Smartphones of 2013

In this year’s Best Of, we’re going to focus on our favourite smartphones, tablets, wearables and accessories. In our fourth instalment, we take a look at the best smartphones. This was the year of the “good cheap” smartphone. As parts prices dropped and operating systems matured, we saw sublime offerings from many companies, most notably Motorola and Nokia.

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The anguish of updates

Here we are, another year almost gone, and I am weeping into my Cheerios. Not literally, mind, but a proverbial stream of lost opportunities cascades to the ground, one for every unconsummated Android update. Overall, this has been a relatively good year for OEMs: HTC brought Android 4.3 to the One in relatively good time;

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Moto G discounted to $150 at Koodo Mobile

One of the best smartphone deals in Canada just got a little better. The Moto G is now on sale for $150 outright at Koodo Mobile with a plan, making it one of the finest deals around. Though Koodo is a sub-brand of TELUS, and caters to a more money-conscious consumer, the various plans still

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Motorola begins selling unlocked Moto G in the US with AWS support

Don’t be mad, but I have some disturbing news: Canadians are getting screwed out of one of the best smartphone deals today. The newly-refocused Google-owned OEM announced the Moto G earlier this month, and the unassuming Android smartphone has quickly become the low-cost handset to beat. In fact, Canada was one of the earliest markets

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Motorola taps 3D printing firm as first Project Ara partner

Motorola has firmed up how it plans to proceed with its modular smartphone future, Project Ara. Announced last month, Project Ara purports to make obsolete smartphones a thing of the past by allowing users to upgrade components piecemeal. Of course, the feasibility of such an endeavor is still up for debate — the cost of

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Moto G now available at TELUS and Koodo Mobile

Apart from the Nexus 5 from Google Play, the Moto G is one of the most affordable Android smartphones to ever hit the market. The Moto G is Motorola’s newest smartphone and a sister phone to the flagship Moto X. As expected, TELUS and Koodo Mobile have exclusively made the Moto G available today —

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