“According to a media report, Apple Computer is planning to institute a multimedia cellular telephone, which ‘could put a dent in’ Motorola’s profits, said the analyst in a report Monday,” Kate DuBose Tomassi reports for Forbes.

“‘As the U.S. handset leader, Motorola may be vulnerable to any new handset trend but we believe it is ready to ship in size its own innovative products soon,’ said [Standard & Poor's Equity Research analyst Kenneth Leon],” Tomassi reports “Motorola’s answer to the Apple product will be the ‘new, more robust SLVR’ with the capability for more than 500 songs, Leon said.”

Full article here.
More than 500 songs in a Motorola phone? Sure, a Windows Media-based Motorola phone, maybe. We might be wrong, but we don’t see an iTunes-based Motorola phone exceeding 100 songs to compete with an Apple ‘iPhone,’ if there is one, that is (and we hope that there will be an Apple-branded phone someday).

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