16 Aug '11, 3pm

Google-Motorola Deal Means More Video Streaming to Android Devices?

Google-Motorola Deal Means More Video Streaming to Android Devices?

Google yesterday announced plans to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 Billion, which instantly brings them into the mobile hardware market. Now the mobile platform is pretty interesting in and of itself, but that’s not the only reason this deal is being made. As part of the purchase, Google will gain ownership of Motorola’s 17,000 patents and 7,500 pending patents. In the blog post about it, Google said something that piqued my interest: Motorola is also a market leader in the home devices and video solutions business. With the transition to Internet Protocol, we are excited to work together with Motorola and the industry to support our partners and cooperate with them to accelerate innovation in this space. Er what? Does that mean that the new Google TV will be Motorola-powered? While much of the focus has been on the “Holy Crap! Google Bought Motorola mobile phones!” r...

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