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Google is acquiring Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion; Android stays an open-source

This is great news! Google buys Motorola Mobility, the mobile division of Motorola for an estimated $ 12.5 billion.

Motorola was one of the first mobile phone manufacturers to use Android on their mobile phones and had some success in the U.S. market.

In a blog post of Google Co-Founder Larry Page, he states that Google has acquired Motorola not only because of its power in Android smartphones and devices, but also for being a “market leader in the home devices and video solutions business.”
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