Why Motorola’s Xoom costs more than Apple’s revolutionary iPad

“Research firms that have taken apart Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc.’s Xoom tablet computer uncovered some additional clues about its features and why it costs more to build than Apple Inc.’s hit iPad,” Don Clark and Andrew Dowell report for The Wall Street Journal. “UBM TechInsights estimates the components inside the Xoom cost Motorola about $278, […]