On the Mark: Apple Goes 'Mobile'
- ROK CRITICS. McElligott, Tim // Telephony;9/19/2005, Vol. 246 Issue 17, p18
Comments on the design of Motorola Corp. and Apple Computer Inc.'s iPod ROKR mobile handset. Limitation of storage; Lack of over-the-air downloading capability; Criticism of brand name; Price.
- Think outside the Pod. Chan, Tony // Wireless Asia;Oct2005, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p34
The article reports on Motorola ROKR which comes preinstalled with Apple's iTunes software and has practically all the features and functions of an iPod music player. The importance of having iTunes on the cellular phone is not the music-playback feature, but the fact that for the first time, it...
- Moto answers call for smart phones. Cuneo, Alice Z. // Crain's Chicago Business;5/15/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p24
The article reports that Motorola Inc. is spending about $50 million on a two-pronged ad campaign to launch its first smart phone. Moto's total ad and marketing spending, with partner Verizon Wireless, is expected to be about $50 million, though a Moto spokeswoman declines to comment on the Q or...
- WHAT'S HOT. // Caribbean Business;9/29/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 38, p28
The article describes the world's first cellular mobile phone with iTunes, enabling music lovers to transfer up to 100 of their favorite songs from the iTunes jukebox on their Mac or personal computer to their mobile phone. The phone was jointly launched by Apple Computer Inc., Motorola Corp....
- Motorola exec touts devices, flashes iTunes device at CES. Eichner, Tina // RCR Wireless News;1/10/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p3
Presents the message of Ron Garriques, president of Motorola's personal device business, during 2005 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Expectations of Garriques from the industry; Preview of the iTunes on a Motorola device to be released by the company in partnership with Apple;...
- It's a NEW DEAL. Brown, Karen // Wireless Week;9/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 18, p8
Reveals that carrier and handset players in the open mobile operating systems are drawing their cards on the future of lucractive wireless services. Market share being held by Symbian for the combined smartphone and PDA segment; Investment of Motorola in Symbian devices; European operators that...
- Going mobile. Thomas, Daniel // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;9/24/2010, Vol. 200 Issue 4646, p40
The article reports that in a survey of 500 global hospitality operators by Motorola Inc., 82% reported an increasing importance of mobility within their organization to drive revenue and improve the customer experience. The research also suggested that the mobilization of key applications will...
- serving up M-commerce. Marek, Sue // Wireless Week;2/4/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p30
Reports that Motorola Corp. is about to launch its mobile commerce proposition through a deal with Food.com. Description of how consumers can benefit from the deal; Trial of the company's service; Other prospects of the company; Challenging part of the company's service.
- Radio rave. Masia, Seth // Ski;Oct96, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p29
Offers information on Motorola's pocket-size Sport 7 two-way radio. Price; Resetting of frequencies; User-friendliness; Usefulness for skiers.