Google Buys Motorola Mobility for $12.5B BYTE Special Report
Today Google bought Motorola Mobile for $12.5 billion today. Listen to BYTE's special report.
Google has purchased Motorola Mobility for $12 billion dollars. Google's Larry Page and Andy Rubin told investors the move is all about adding to its library of patents, supporting and extending Android, and making a more solid move into the household, which could mean second life for Google TV. But is there even more than meets the eye behind the deal? BYTE's Gina Smith, Eric Mack and Fritz Nelson speak with Al Hilwa, Program Director for IDC's Application Development Software research in this BYTE special report.
Server Market SplitsvilleJust because the server market's in the doldrums doesn't mean innovation has ceased. Far from it -- server technology is enjoying the biggest renaissance since the dawn of x86 systems. But the primary driver is now service providers, not enterprises.
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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