DuPont names Breen as chairman and CEO

...Breen has been on the company's board since February and has held several executive positions elsewhere, including at Motorola and General Instrument Corp. In a conference call in October, following the third-quarter results earnings release, he...

Motorola, Teledesic join forces

NEW YORK -- Motorola Inc. and satellite rival Teledesic...power from all edges of the Earth," Motorola Chairman Chris Galvin said Thursday...plan in favor of the joint effort. Motorola bought a 26 percent stake in the Teledesic...

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Motorola revives plans to build Virginia chip plant

Motorola Inc. announced Wednesday that it will...semiconductor products. The facility marks Motorola's largest single capital investment...become a home for technology companies. Motorola Chairman Robert W. Galvin and Gov. George...

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Google makes patent play with Motorola deal

...audacious: Google is spending $12.5 billion to buy Motorola Mobility. But the big prize isn't Motorola's lineup of cellphones, computer tablets and cable set-top boxes.It's Motorola's more than 17,000 patents - a crucial weapon...

Motorola discontinuing Mac clones

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Motorola Inc., barred from using Apple Computer...ate into its own weakening sales. Motorola had planned to make Macs built to a...were pinned on the (new) boxes." Motorola's decision marked the second time...

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Motorola to lay off 15,000 workers

...dramatic decline over the past three years, Motorola will cut 15,000 jobs and trim its electronics...sales growth and profits this year, Motorola President Robert Growney said it was...time" to speed up its overhaul plan. Motorola said it could lose money in the second...

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Motorola finds bigger is not always better, looks to reorganize

CHICAGO -- Motorola Inc., the world's largest maker...turnaround, analysts said Wednesday. Motorola is putting the finishing touches on...plans to lay off 15,000 workers. Motorola on Tuesday reported a second-quarter...

Motorola's blockbuster quarter impresses Street

CHICAGO -- Motorola Inc. stunned Wall Street and shareholders...on past predictions of a comeback, Motorola finally posted some eye-opening numbers...after the market closed Tuesday drove Motorola shares up $3.30 a share to $19...

Motorola struggles to fix software

NEW YORK -- Motorola Inc. is struggling to fix defects in...Wall Street Journal reported today. Motorola has seen its market share in wireless...canceled its $500 million contract with Motorola because of numerous problems with Motorola...

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Motorola reports holiday supply delays with camera phones

...one of the coolest new products, especially Motorola's, by Christmas. Motorola, the biggest U.S. cell-phone maker, said...quality." The supply glitch is cutting into Motorola sales during the biggest season for cell-phone...