|Founded||September 25, 1928|
Motorola was a company that made cell phones and other electronics. The company was based in Schaumburg, Illinois, a small town just outside of Chicago, Illinois. After losing $4.3 billion from 2007 to 2009, Motorola was divided in two separate companies on January 4, 2011; Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions.
They were listed in the New York Stock Exchange as MOT.
On August 15, 2011, Google said that it would buy Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion.
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