Microsoft Considered Buying a Nokia (Then Like Most People Didn't Bother)

Rumours suggest Microsoft recently had a pop at buying its Windows Phone buddy Nokia outright, before hang ups over price and other technicalities derailed the planned acquisition. Read More >>

Not Shocking: Google Could Already Be Eyeing a Motorola Hardware Sale

Google could be on the brink of confirming suspicions that it only bought Motorola for its 17,000 patents. The £7.8 billion acquisition is barely official—Justice Department approval came in February—but Google is reportedly looking to pawn off the hardware division. Read More >>

Google Wins EU and US Approval to Buy Motorola, But is Warned Over "Strategic" Patent Use

Google's seriously impressive attempt to blag an upgrade by buying all of Motorola's mobile phone division has finally been given the all clear, with anti-trust bodies in both the EU and US saying it's fine. Read More >>


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