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flextronics

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Google offloads Motorola's China, Brazil factories

Motorola has struck a deal to pare back on its manufacturing facilities, allowing Flextronics to take them over.

By December 11, 2012

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Dump iPhone for Android? Google tells you why and how

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt proclaims that an Android phone would make a great Christmas gift for an iPhone user.

By November 25, 2013

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Motorola: Moto X sells at profit; custom orders 'substantial'

The Flextronics plant in Texas could crank out "tens of millions" of phones per year, CEO says. At the moment, 100,000 Moto X units are leaving the plant each week.

By September 11, 2013

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Lone Star phone: The Texas town where the Moto X gets built

Motorola and Google have teamed with contract manufacturer Flextronics on the first smartphone ever to be assembled in the United States. Crave's Eric Mack took a tour of the factory, and met the neighbors, too.

By September 12, 2013

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Motorola assembling 100k Moto X phones in Texas weekly

The first big phone from Google's Motorola is made in America, but not in the same quantities as the iPhone or Galaxy S4 (so far). Crave's Eric Mack swings by the Moto X factory in Fort Worth.

By September 10, 2013

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Google's Eric Schmidt downplays NSA spying

Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt says he was worried that the NSA spying scandal could "split" the Internet.

By September 13, 2013

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June 13, 2014

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Apple's U.S. Mac-making plan would create 200 jobs -- report

CEO Tim Cook's remark that Apple will invest $100 million in manufacturing Macs in the states will mean the creation of 200 jobs, some industry watchers say.

By December 8, 2012

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More arrests in tech insider-trading scheme

Justice Department unveils charges against five more, including an employee of an Apple supplier who's accused of leaking information about an unannounced iPhone as well as the internal name and details of the project that became the iPad.

By December 16, 2010

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Apple's stock surge makes its secrets a big target

Feds arrest four people in an insider trading probe. The Holy Grail for traders looking to game the system were details about Apple's plans via Flextronics.

By December 17, 2010