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Communication Breakdown
The city's plan to implement a radio system is turning into a long, high-dollar project
"...A fierce battle between two rival communications giants -- Motorola and Sweden-based Ericsson Inc. -- to secure the estimated..."

Dec. 10, 1999 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Paper Tigers
Some Editors Not So Smart About Smart Growth
"...southwest sector's development controversies were over. The recent short-lived Motorola debate has shown that locals are still vigilant; unfortunately,..."

April 3, 1998 News Column by Lee Nichols

Bitter Rivals
"...sure, there is no love lost between communications giants Motorola and Ericsson Inc. For years, Motorola radio systems, produced..."

Dec. 10, 1999 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Wasn't It FABulous?
Economic and environmental consequences of high tech plant closings are potentially grim.
"...at Austin's own big three -- Advanced Micro Devices, Motorola, and Samsung -- are trying to answer for themselves,..."

Nov. 2, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
The city decides to award the contract for its emergency radio system to Motorola, raising questions about how Motorola secured the contract.
"...to award a plum radio contract to its rival, Motorola Inc., that the company submitted a notice of intent..."

May 19, 2000 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Hightower Lowdown
Motorola's Chinese Chips; Bush League Public Ed; Devil in the Details
"...Motorola's Chinese Chips You might remember Motorola. It's the corporation..."

Sept. 29, 2000 News Column by Jim Hightower

Technical Difficulties
Older professionals face a hard choice: leave Austin or go tech?
"...wants has gotten more intense with recent layoffs at Motorola, Dell, and a slew of start-up ventures. Like Sam,..."

March 2, 2001 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

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Hey, who put a vegetarian in my aquifer?
"...another issue I have a huge problem with. Does Motorola, the city's current radio provider, not support their products?..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Column

Wanted: High-Tech Labor, Will Train
Will a Tight Labor Market Short Circuit Austin's High-Tech Industry?
"...Suffice it to say that Motorola, Advanced Micro Devices, and other high-tech manufacturers in Austin..."

Aug. 11, 1995 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Motorola announced this week plans to spin off its Austin-based..."

Oct. 10, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The Hightower Lowdown
Gifts for pets and corporate spies, and Michael Milken lobbies for a presidential pardon.
"...where's a spy to go to get a job? Motorola might be hiring. The Wall Street Journal reports that..."

Dec. 29, 2000 News Column by Jim Hightower

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Our readers talk back.
"...at City Hall, Mayor Watson refused to accept then Motorola executive and current AMD CEO Hector Ruiz's decision to..."

July 1, 2005 Column

Naked City
Big events such as concerts and fun runs may soon disappear from Auditorium Shores.
"...many charity events and major runs such as the Motorola Marathon and Capitol 10,000, and an end to the..."

Aug. 3, 2001 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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Letter to Isaac
"...that Dell employees total only 7,000 in Austin, and Motorola only 13,000. So that is under 20,000 people, in..."

Feb. 19, 1999 Column

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Don't Dissolve District
"...Jimmy Castro Motorola Still in Aquifer..."

May 1, 1998 Column

Home-Grown Workers
Is Austin's Job Boom Trickling Down to the People?
"...has imported by wooing companies such as Applied Materials, Motorola, and most recently Samsung, to the area. For 26-year-old..."

March 27, 1998 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...Motorola is looking to expand its facilities on property within..."

Feb. 6, 1998 News Feature

Off the Desk:
"...north of Williamson Creek, passing between the creek and Motorola. The plan would leave the existing US290 lanes to..."

July 26, 1996 News Feature

Let Them Eat Cake
The Return of Tax Giveaways
"...benefits convinced eight companies, including Celis Brewery, Golf-smith International, Motorola, and Applied Materials, to open new facilities in Austin..."

May 5, 1995 News Feature by Alex de Marban

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Our readers talk back.
"...board members in regards to the expansion of the Motorola plant (now Freescale) in Oak Hill, which had a..."

July 15, 2005 Column

SOS Alliance Against Everything
"...board members in regards to the expansion of the Motorola plant (now Freescale) in Oak Hill, which had a..."

July 13, 2005 Postmarks

Bill Bunch Sets the Record Straight!
"...at City Hall, Mayor Watson refused to accept then Motorola executive and current AMD CEO Hector Ruiz’s decision to..."

June 29, 2005 Postmarks

Austin @ Large: Money for Love
There's a word for that sort of thing. It starts with an 'F.'
"...it's official: Freescale Semiconductor, the now-all-grown-up and spun-off former Motorola chip division, is seeking "substantial" incentives to keep the..."

Dec. 17, 2004 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...by already – is likely Freescale Semiconductor, the former Motorola chip division that, with its IPO last week, became..."

July 23, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The Hightower Lowdown
A lobbyist "volunteers" for Bush, the WTO plays peek-a-boo in Qatar, and China represses independent unions
"...giants, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Business Roundtable, Goodyear, and Motorola...."

Feb. 23, 2001 News Column by Jim Hightower

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...Motorola took its "good corporate citizen" motto to heart this..."

March 13, 1998 News Feature

Bill of the Week
A quality control proposal for state government
"...seeking savings into martial artists. Since being pioneered by Motorola executives in the 1980s to salvage the firm's collapsing..."

April 22, 2011 News Column by Richard Whittaker

Tandy Quits Drugs
After four years at the helm, Drug Enforcement Administration head Karen Tandy announced Oct. 22 that she is leaving the agency
"...agency to take a senior vice president job at Motorola. Tandy, who was confirmed to the post in July..."

Oct. 28, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

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Our readers talk back.
"...Mr. Watkins points out that Motorola (now Freescale) has an enormous operation in the watershed...."

Jan. 13, 2006 Column

Too Much Urban Development in Watershed Already
"...plus more flooding downstream. Mr. Watkins points out that Motorola (now Freescale) has an enormous operation in the watershed...."

Jan. 10, 2006 Postmarks

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