Motorola is rumoured to be coming out with a refresh of the Moto X with the “Moto X +1.” The branding appeared online last week and if true we will most likely this flagship come to Canada. Some additional details have popped up and it seems it’ll follow a similar path of being highly customized.
The man that introduced the Moto X to the world is now its President and COO. Rick Osterloh, former VP of Product, has taken over the highest role at Motorola during its transition period, after CEO Dennis Woodside stepped down following its acquisition by Lenovo. If you recall, Motorola is in the midsts of being
Another devices has found a home over on the shelves of Quebec-based Videotron. Last week it was Apple’s iPhone 5s and 5c, but this week it’s the entry-level Moto G. The Moto G comes with Android OS 4.4 KitKat, 1.2Ghz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, 1GB of RAM, 4.5-inch display (1280 x 720 resolution), 5MP
After months as a Rogers exclusive (though it came to its Fido subsidiary later), the Moto X is now available on another Canadian carrier. Manitoba-based MTS has launched the 4.7-inch Android device for $29.99 on a 2-year term, making it reasonably affordable for one of the best all-rounded smartphones on the market. The company is
Motorola joined the April Fools fun this week, but in a more subtle way than many companies. The team behind the Christmas-themed boot screen for the Moto X and Moto G have released an update, bringing UFOs, the Loch Nest monster and Bigfoot, along with another interesting addition: a “Powered by Android” notice.
Gone is the K9 and pouncing in comes the feline. This video is on the Fido YouTube channel shows that the dog-loving carrier will shed their image and completely overhaul it to be led by a cat. The tag line that the next era of Fido will be using is “Yes We Cat.” This new
WIND Mobile is launching the excellent, low-cost Android device, the Moto G, this Thursday, March 27th. The company announced that it will make available Motorola’s entry-level Android device, which runs a quad-core 1.4Ghz Snapdragon 400 processor, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, an HSPA+ baseband, a 2070mAh battery, a 4.5-inch 720p display and Android
Another OEM is announcing a smartwatch today, and this one differs in a holistic way: it’s rounded, not square. Motorola’s Moto 360 will also run Android Wear, like the square G Watch, but will feature a number of unique features, similar to the way Moto X takes existing Android features and enhances them. While the
A small update to the ever-improving Touchless Control app on the Moto X now allows users to ask, “What’s up?” or say “Read Notifications” to have the Android voice engine read out the latest emails, tweets and messages. While it’s only optimized for US English, it should work fine if the system language is set
Motorola has issued a couple updates to its excellent Assist and Active Display apps for Moto X and Moto G, clearing up a few user-facing issues. Assist is the company’s context-aware organization tool meant to improve three areas of one’s life: driving, meeting and sleeping. Driving uses the accelerometer to detect when you’re moving quickly