Wow! This is something really interesting. Google have earlier bought many companies, but not a huge hardware company like Motorola! And it isn’t a dream, it has happened for real! Google has just bought the big Motorola Mobility for a whooping $12.5 billion. As for a big company like Motorola, I don’t think $12.5 billion is a bad deal.

Google Acquires Motorola For $12.5 Billion!

With this move, we can be sure that Google have decided to fix their ground on the mobile OS scene with their Android platform.

Google mentions on their blog :

Our acquisition of Motorola will increase competition by strengthening Google’s patent portfolio, which will enable us to better protect Android from anti-competitive threats from Microsoft, Apple and other companies.

Well, this is some interesting news for the tech world to discuss about. We can wait and see what Google have in their showcase with the acquirement Motorola! Stay tuned to Tips Needed for more breaking news like these!

via Official Google Blog