| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:47 AM
Motorola Solutions, the Schaumburg-based maker of walkie-talkies and radio systems, reported fourth-quarter sales Wednesday were flat compared with a year ago but beat analyst expectations on earnings per share.
"We continue to see signs of recovery,"...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:28 AM
Motorola Solutions Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as it slashed costs, and the maker of walkie-talkies and radio systems raised its share buyback authorization by $5 billion.
Motorola Solutions has about $600 million remaining...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Schaumburg-based Motorola Solutions, a maker of walkie-talkies and radio systems,
on Tuesday reported that third-quarter profit fell 52 percent on a combination of lower sales and one-time charges.
Net income fell to $147 million, or 59 cents per...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 10:51 PM
The rooftop deck atop Nir Zohar's Israeli startup firm provides a bird's-eye view of this metro area's evolution into a high-tech powerhouse.
His website set-up company, Wix, is tucked into a once-derelict port district, now the seaside home to a bevy...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Last month, when the U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace since 2011, corporate research and development spending got some of the credit.
Investment in what the U.S. Commerce Department calls "intellectual property products," which includes R&D,...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Motorola Solutions is transferring a big chunk of its pension obligations to a leading insurer, aiming to reduce the risk on its balance sheet.
Motorola Solutions will buy a $3.1 billion group annuity contract from Newark, N.J.-based Prudential...
| May 20, 2004
Angry relatives of victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks called Wednesday for investigators to hold accountable New York City officials and Motorola Inc. for providing alleged faulty communications equipment.
"Talk about the radios!" cried Eileen...
| Jul 8, 2005
CNN viewers were greeted Thursday with video footage of bent metal and broken glass from a bombed-out London train. The images' source: a video camera phone, a first for the news network.
Meanwhile, amateur pictures of the bombing began popping up on...
| Mar 4, 2009
| 5:24 AM
Nancy Cohen's days began to change in January, after Schaumburg-based Motorola Inc. decided to lay off 4,000 workers.
The University of Illinois at Chicago fundraising executive found herself bombarded by phone calls from engineers who lost their jobs...
| Mar 15, 2011
With the scale of the disaster in Japan still being measured, concerns are growing that last week's earthquake and tsunami could lead to a long-term disruption in the world's supply of automobiles, consumer electronics and machine tools.
Japan is the...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 7:53 PM
The fine print in a contract between Illinois and Motorola Mobility indicates that the smartphone company can maintain a smaller workforce than the one it employs today and still qualify for more than $110 million in financial incentives designed to keep...