Rumor: this could be the second generation of the Moto G

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The launch of the Moto G sent shockwaves throughout the industry back in November 2013, and now it seems that Motorola is preparing to up the ante with the second generation of the device. We can’t really vouch for the two “exclusive” sources of this report, so we’re going to treat it as a total rumor for now, though one of them, the Brazilian website Tecnoblog, had at least one solid scoop back in April, when it leaked details about the Moto E. Tecnoblog reports that Motorola is gearing up to [Read Entire Story]

Motorola discusses inspiration behind the round shape of Moto 360

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Of all of the Android Wear devices that have been announced, the Moto 360 is arguably the most hyped device of the bunch. Many people are excited for the 360 because not only will it be a solid Android Wear device, but because it looks great for a watch. The rounded design and aesthetics of the device continue to look impressive, especially compared to the typically-square designs of other smartwatches. Motorola very easily could have followed suit and gone with a square design, but from the [Read Entire Story]

Moto 360′s Product Lead Explains The Smartwatch’s Design

Unfortunately while devices like the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live are available for order, Google did not mention when exactly we could look forward to the Moto 360. They did provide us with a rather broad and vague timeframe of summer, but apart from that, not much else is known, such as its exact specifications and more importantly, its pricing (although some retailers have taken a stab at it).That being said, a video has surfaced recently on YouTube that basically talks us through the [Read Entire Story]

The MOTO 360 is Motorola’s new RAZR

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Getting wearable critics cooing is difficult, but Motorola seems to have struck a nerve with the MOTO 360. The circular smartwatch may, at its heart, be simply another Android Wear device, yet its enthusiastic embracing of a new form-factor and the technologies to enable it have already cast a shadow over models from LG and Samsung. For once, buyers are … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Moto 360 will launch alongside Moto X+1 and will be a part of Moto Maker, report says

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Google announced lots of stuff on this year’s Google I/O. Android Wear was one of the most interesting for sure, considering this is Google’s shot at wearables, only smartwatches for now though. As a part of the I/O, Google briefly announced 3 smartwatches, LG G Watch, Samsung Gear Live and Motorola’s Moto 360. First 2 are already up for sale while the last one will be sometime this summer. Different people like different things, but I’m gonna go ahead and say Moto 360 is [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear Live, LG G Watch Android Wear smart watches release date in less than two weeks

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The LG G Watch has been in the headlines for quite some time, and, with Google I/O just hours away, we finally get some information on its release date. That, together with another Android Wear smartwatch bit, this time, from Samsung, paints a nice image of when these Google-powered wearables will be released.The LG G Watch has been spotted online on e-tailer websites like MobileFun (in the UK and Australia). It is currently listed with pre-order status, but it will apparently start shipping on [Read Entire Story]

Minuum is developing a keyboard app for the Moto 360

Virtual keyboard makers Minuum have never met a device they haven’t figured would be better with a keyboard. The team makes a tiny keyboard app for Android which lets you type by sliding your finger across the screen, but Minuum is also working on apps for computers with 3D motion sensors, Google Glass, and smartwatches like the […] Minuum is developing a keyboard app for the Moto 360 is a post from: Liliputing SOURCE: Liliputing - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Wireless charger for Motorola’s Moto 360 smartwatch stops by the FCC

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Thanks to a brand new FCC filing from Motorola, we now know that the Moto 360 will either utilize or support a wireless charger. The FCC filing we are looking at uses the smartwatch, wireless charger, and AC/DC adapter for testing. And what is the wireless charging standard the Moto 360 will use? The Qi wireless charging standard. We will certainly be hearing more about the Moto 360 and other devices when Android Wear is fully introduced Wednesday at Google I/O. Source: FCC Come comment on this [Read Entire Story]

Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch wireless charger hits the FCC

Wondering if the Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch will have support for wireless charging? Signs point to yes… and by signs, I mean a new listing at the FCC website. Blogger Dave Zatz pointed me toward a  listing for a Smart Watch Wireless Charger from Motorola Mobility today. There aren’t many details in the listing, but the charger […] Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch wireless charger hits the FCC is a post from: Liliputing SOURCE: Liliputing - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Here are the 10 finalist designs for Motorola’s Moto 360 watch face contest

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The Moto 360 is shaping up to be one beautiful smart watch and Motorola is sure to want beautiful watch faces to go along with them. In case you weren’t aware Motorola recently started a contest for people to submit custom watch face designs for a chance to win prize money and / or a Moto 360 smart watch. Well, they’ve revealed the 10 finalist designs that will square off for first place. Many of these designs might be featured in the final roster for the smart watch’s launch, [Read Entire Story]

Infographic: An Inside Look at the Smartwatch Market

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Smartwatches may seem like a novelty to most of us, but the smartwatch market is exploding at the moment. Not only has Google thrown its hat into the ring with Android Wear but big name smartphone manufacturers such as LG, HTC and Motorola all have smartwatches in the works. Samsung already has a smartwatch line, and even Apple could jump into the game soon. The smartwatch scene is about to explode and this detailed infographic shows us exactly why. Check it out! Smartwatches Market Infographic [Read Entire Story]

Which is the best Moto 360 watch face? Come cast your votes!

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Motorola’s Moto 360 Design Face-off contest was announced last May, but we were more focused on the small text, revealing a $250 price point. This contest’s main purpose was to get people interested in designing a watch face for the Moto 360. After 1300 submissions, Motorola has finally narrowed down designs to the best 10, and you will select the winner. In a way, all 10 designs are winners, and their makers will get a $50 Google Play gift card. First place will get to take a Moto [Read Entire Story]

Moto 360 Smartwatch Release Date & Price Rumored

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Moto 360 Smartwatch Release Date & Price Rumored is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. When the Moto 360 running Google’s new Android Wear operating system was announced it instantly struck a chord with consumers and enthusiasts. Offering a premium watch experience that also runs a new Android-based mobile operating system for wearable devices. Google first revealed Android Wear back in March, which was met by announcements of the Moto 360 and an LG G Watch, but since then [Read Entire Story]

64GB Moto X coming to Motomaker on Sunday

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Motorola recently announced their new “try before you buy” promotion, but that’s not all the Motorola related news to come out this weekend. Reportedly, Motorola is set to release the 64GB version of the Moto X tomorrow, Sunday June 7, which will be available via Motomaker. The confirms recent rumors suggesting that Motorola would release a 64GB model of the device, and it also suggests that the upcoming Moto X+1 would have similar storage capabilities. The device is set to [Read Entire Story]

Daily Deals: MacBook Pro 13″: $950, KitchenAid Stand Mixer: $210, Bose Soundlink Mini: $169, more

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The Daily Deal Roundup pulls the best Daily Deals (meaning you only have until Midnight) from our Daily Deal finder every morning at 9am. Logitech Harmony Smart Control with Smartphone App and Simple Remote refurb $74.99 (Reg. $129.99) | Newegg ASUS Nexus 7 NVIDIA Tegra 3 1GB Memory 32GB 7.0″ Touchscreen Tablet PC with Android 4 refurb $99.99 (Reg. $299) | eBay Samsung Gear Smartwatch Rose Gold and Lime Green $124.99 (Reg. $299) | eBay Apple MacBook Pro 13.3″ Intel [Read Entire Story]

Republic Wireless getting the Moto G

There have been rumors suggesting that Republic Wireless would get the Moto G since before the Moto G was even official. Well now those rumors have become a reality, with Republic Wireless announcing today that they will be selling the Moto G in April for $149, down from $179 for the normal unlocked version of the phone. If you want to use the Moto G with Republic Wireless you’ll have to buy it straight from them as it needs their firmware installed to work. Like other Republic Wireless [Read Entire Story]

Motorola execs say Google had nothing to do with their recent success

Google’s Motorola wasn’t as special as you may think. At MWC, Motorola’s SVP of Supply Chain and Operations, Mark Randall — along with SVP of Software Engineering Steve Horowitz — spoke about their company’s time with Google. Some of the commentary we knew, but some is enlightening, showing that moving forward, Moto is going to be Moto again.  We’d heard former CEO Dennis woodside say on several occasions that Google gave no special attention to Motorola. There were no special inroads to [Read Entire Story]

Moto G is Motorola’s most successful smartphone yet; new Moto X due late summer

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What do you get when you combine quality hardware, fast software updates and a super affordable price? A smartphone that nearly instantly shoots up to the top of your company’s list in terms of success. That’s exactly what Motorola got with the Moto G, as the company has revealed that the Moto G is their most successful smartphone yet. The Moto G isn’t amazing in the specs department, nor is it the most revolutionary device we’ve ever seen. But what it does provide is a [Read Entire Story]

Motorola Confirms Development Of Another Smartwatch

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Motorola held a decided low-key press conference today at Mobile World Congress. It was a snoozer. But! But Rick Osterloh, Motorola SVP, confirmed that the brand is still working on smartwatch development and there is another one on the way. Motorola was in fact one of the first firms to attempt a smartwatch. Way back in the balmy days of 2011, Motorola released the Motoactiv GPS and fitness… Read More SOURCE: TechCrunch - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Motorola’s Google Smartwatch Prototype Spotted

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Motorola and Google did work pretty well together, as I have fond memories of the first Motorola Droid that boasted of a solid build alongside a decent display. Well, many years down the road, here we are with a possibility that a smartwatch from Google or Motorola is not too far away from the horizon. In fact, what you see above could very well be a jointly developed timepiece that has leaked out, or at least this being a prototype of the device. According to the folks over at Android Police, [Read Entire Story]

Motorola teases smartwatch later in 2014

Motorola is working on a smartwatch for launch in 2014, the company has confirmed, with execs confirming the new wearable during a press conference at Mobile World Congress today. Details … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Motorola expanding Moto Maker to Europe in Q2, smartwatch later this year

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MWC 2014 Coverage brought to you by: Bitdefender Mobile Security & Antivirus for Android. Motorola might not have had anything to show us at MWC 2014, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have anything interesting to say. At a panel event Motorola’s senior vice president Rick Osterloh and other execs talked about the company’s plans for the Moto Maker, a next-gen smartwatch and even touched on the subject of the Lenovo buyout. During the event, Motorola discussed its plans to expand the [Read Entire Story]