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  1. Moto X to be released October 1st as Telus exclusive

    Industry News
    The new Motorola Moto X is set to be released tomorrow, October 1st, as a Telus exclusive. It will be available for purchase both in stores and online for $100 on a 2-year contract or $600 outright. The much-anticipated Moto X will only be available in in soft-touch black for the time being...
  2. Motorola announces upcoming releases, new Moto X

    Industry News
    Motorola recently discussed the possibility of the additions of a Moto Smartwatch and a new Moto X at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Motorola did confirm that a smartwatch is currently in development but did not reveal any specific release plans or dates. Company...
  3. Google sells Motorola to Lenovo

    Industry News
    Google has confirmed that it has sold its Motorola unit to Lenovo for 2.91 billion including $660 million in cash and $750 million in Lenovo shares, as well as $1.5 billion in a three-year promissory note. The deal gives Lenovo ownership of the Motorola brand and its range of devices such as...
  4. Moto G now available at TELUS

    Industry News
    Moto G is now available at TELUS for $200, no commitment, or $0 on any two-year contract. It is available from TELUS at Black’s, Cellular Point, The Mobile Shop and Walmart.  It is also available at Koodo for $200 no commitment or $50 on Tab 3. You can get the Moto G  from Koodo at Best Buy...
  5. Bell FibeTV Receivers as hubs for additional wireless access

    Bell Fibe TV
    I have 3 FibeTV Motorola TV receivers connected with coax to the Bell Sagemcom router in my home. The Sagemcom router is in the basement and the Wifi coverage is not adequate to cover our home. I noticed that if I plug the Playstation ethernet cable directly into the back of the RJ45 port on the...
  6. Connecting Motorola DCT-6200 and Denon AVR-1312, no video. Firmware update?

    Home Theatre Corner
    Hello, So I am rewiring my dad's home theater to make it easier for him to use. Ideally, I want the video equipment (Blue-ray and the Shaw box) to connect to the Denon unit via HDMI, then have one HDMI out to the TV. The problem that is happening is no video is coming through, when the Motorola...
  7. Motorola Xoom WiFi Android 3.2 update now available

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    See here for more details To check for a software update Connect the XOOM to a Wi-Fi access point Open Apps and tap Settings Tap About tablet Tap System updates Follow the instructions on the screen to download and install the update
  8. Motorola phone caller ID not working

    Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone
    We had a problem with our line and Bell came out and fixed it a month ago at the box on the street. Since that time, our Motorola cordless phone doesn't show the Caller ID. Instead it just shows "Incoming call". Caller ID still works on our other phones and on the TV. I can't find any way to...
  9. Motorola Update on Ice Cream Sandwich

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    From Motorola corporate blog today. Note Step #3 for timeframes and the bolded bit for what devices.
  10. Global demand for mobile TV increases

    Industry News
    Consumers desire for "anytime, anywhere" entertainment is radically changing the traditional TV viewing experience outside of Canada, according to a global study released today by Motorola Mobility. One notable finding in the global study of video consumption habits among 9,000 consumers in 16...
  11. Eastlink to deploy MPEG-4 Video compression

    EastLink
    According to a Motorola press release issued today EastLink will now incorporate MPEG-4 video compression technology in all of its broadcast and on-demand HD services. Motorola says this major step is a first in the industry and solves bandwidth requirements for EastLink, especially as more...
  12. Motorola Droid Razr now on sale in Canada

    Industry News
    Back in 2004, the Motorola Razr was the sleekest, coolest phone to own. For the next several years, until the introduction of the Apple iPhone in 2007, it was the top selling phone in North America. This month, Motorola is back with a new Android powered Razr, which the company hopes will help...
  13. Rogers Cable

    Industry News
    Rogers Cable Inc., a subsidiary of Rogers Communications Inc., is Canada's 2nd largest cable television service provider with 2.3 million basic cable subscribers with almost three-quarters being of them also subscribing to digital cable. The company, which offers cable service to 3.66 million...
  14. OS 3.1 update for Motorola Xoom now available

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    The OS 3.1 Honeycomb update is reportedly now available for Canada
  15. Google buying Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion

    Industry News
    Google and Motorola Mobility announced this morning that the search giant will buy Motorola Mobility Holdings for $12.5 billion USD. The search giant and creators of the Android Smartphone operating system has agreed to pay $40 a share for Motorola, a premium of 63% over its closing price on...
  16. Rogers launches its first multi-room PVR

    Industry News
    With little fanfare, Rogers Cable has launched a multi-room personal video recorder (PVR) solution to customers in Atlantic Canada. At the heart of the system is the Motorola DCX 3400m set top box which connects to the cable coming into your home and acts as a server or central hub to the rest...
  17. Motorola DCT6416 III use elsehere

    Rogers Cable - Atlantic Canada
    I noticed the forum for Atlantic Canada for people who use Motorola equipment. I am moving from Halifax to Toronto and wondering is there no way for me to use my Eastlink Motorola DCT6416 III on Rogers? I'm sure it just needs to be flashed to Rogers somehow?
  18. Motorola XT860 4G coming to Bell Mobility

    Industry News
    Motorola Canada has announced the Motorola XT860 4G (known as the Droid 3 or Milestone 3 south of border) will be available from Bell Mobility later this summer. Features of the Android 2.3 Gingerbread powered device include: dual-core 1GHz processor, 4.0-inch qHD touchscreen display (960×540...
  19. Motorola ASTB upgrade last night

    Shaw Cable HD tuner and HD PVR Discussion
    Last night a new version of firmware was sent out to all Motorola advanced set top boxes in all regions (except Vancouver). The upgrade was completed in Vancouver with few incidents a couple weeks so there should be few for most customers. Firmware updates should be the following on most...
  20. REVERTING to list old shows - Motorola DCT6416

    Rogers Cable - Atlantic Canada
    This one is bizarre. Has anyone experienced this? Twice now (since the upgrade), my Motorola DCT6416 III PVR has somehow managed to REVERT its memory to only list shows which were previously recorded, watched, and DELETED a week or so earlier. The only way to describe the problem is as if the...
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