Summary: The new flagship phone for Motorola, Google's mobile hardware subsidiary, the Moto X has grabbed the tech industry's attention. It is made in the US and comes with a lot of flashy customization features. I think the phone is a bit disappointing. But it won't matter because the Android ecosystem is so large now that its momentum cannot be stopped.
My schedule hasn't permitted me to write about the much-hyped Moto X that Google released last week. I am glad I waited however because the news flow gives a lot more overview so I have also posted the most relevant links below.
I haven't used a Moto X. So I have to go on reviews alone. From the reviews, it sounds like it will be a good seller. But the phone has problems that may keep it from iPhone or Samsung-like cult status. What I...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.