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Google is planning to cut recently acquired Motoro

first_imgGoogle is planning to cut recently acquired Motorola Mobility’s workforce by 20%, or 4,000 posts, as part of a shift in strategy to focus on high-end smartphones and a reduced range of lower-end devices, according to press reports.Google will also cut Motorola’s management, eliminating up to 40% of staff at vice-president level, according to a New York Times report.The news follows earlier reports that Google is planning to sell off Motorola Mobility’s Home division, which includes its cable and set-top box activities.Google has said in a regulatory filing that it expects severance-related charges of up to US$275 million (€223 million), most of which will fall in the third quarter.last_img

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Google has launched a new app Google Play Movies

first_imgGoogle has launched a new app Google Play Movies & TV Chrome app, that will let Chromebook users watch movies and TV shows when they are offline.The Chrome OS offline mode comes alongside an improved local playback experience for anyone watching movies through the Chrome browser and better performance for Google’s Chromecast HDMI streaming device, the search giant said.Google has also added ‘info cards’ about Play TV and movie content to the service.The news comes as US web TV service Aereo announced it has now rolled out to Chromecast devices in the States, having made its service ‘Google Cast Ready’.last_img

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