When Google bought Motorola, the future for non-Google-owned Android handset manufacturers looked somewhat dim, predictably because Motorola would now have a direct interface with Android’s parent company and could therefore get access to more integrated links between hardware and operating…

These are eight reasons why Google bought Motorola. It is adapted from a report from IHS iSuppli.     Google wants to play a big role in the emerging ICT consolidation as Tekedia has noted. With this and possibly one…