Motorola CEO discusses future of Google's largest acquisition
13 Dec 2013, 12:58 pm
Google's $12.4 billion purchase of Motorola Mobility was widely seen as a way for Google to acquire patents to defend its Android operating system from intellectual property lawsuits. Yet Motorola hasn't given up on making phones.
This may be remembered as the year smartphones became boring. Although high-definition displays on smartphones have gotten bigger and their cameras have gotten better, the pace of gee-whiz innovation has dawdled.
Today: The IPO market's big 2013 closes out with one of its biggest deals of the year and more action in Silicon Valley. Also: Facebook gains after S&P inclusion, Cisco and Oracle decline amid pessimism.
2. Fußball-Bundesliga: Köln gewinnt souverän, Kaiserslautern patzt erneut
Der 1. FC Köln hat die Tabellenführung in der zweiten Liga mit einem Sieg gegen Dresden gefestigt. Verfolger Kaiserslautern musste gegen Paderborn den nächsten Rückschlag hinnehmen. Aalen und Sandhausen trennten sich remis.
Die Reform könnte massive Auswirkungen auf die Politik Italiens haben: Die staatliche Parteienfinanzierung soll stark zurückgefahren und ab 2017 abgeschafft werden. Künftig sollen Wahlkämpfe aus Spenden von Firmen und Bürgern finanziert werden.
Exclusive: Univision presents multiplatform experience for hit telenovelas at Lost Remote Show
The Lost Remote Show LA is currently underway and we’re continuing to break social TV news. David Beck, Senior Vice President, Social Media, for Univision Communications Inc. just presented an amazing transmedia partnership with Toyota for Televisa’s (one of their network
We’ve covered NBC’s The Voice closely this season as the show continues to innovate in social TV. Over two years ago, The Voice set a social TV precedent in how new platforms can take a show to the next level. We’ve continued to cover the show and this season we watched as they too
CBS’s Big Brother is a staple in reality TV that has sought to define what innovative multi-platform content really means. This summer the network grew Big Brother Live Feeds, a subscription service for uber fans that offers “subscriber-only web chat, four different live feeds, multiple
During The Future of Social TV panel at the Lost Remote LA Show, VP of social media for Fox Broadcasting Company Cait Hood talked about one of the network’s most successful social TV stories—”Glee.”
Hood detailed the success of the show’s most recent social TV campaign
Christmas songs: Lily Allen vs The Retrobot for number one
The race for Christmas number one is heating up as Lily Allen takes on the might of the X Factor, Robbie Williams, Susan Boyle and ... the Retrobot