Google rids itself of financial headache in $2.9 billion sale of Motorola Mobility to Lenovo

  • Article by: MICHAEL LIEDTKE , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 29, 2014 - 7:50 PM

SAN FRANCISCO — Google is selling Motorola's smartphone business to Lenovo for $2.9 billion, a price that leaves little doubt that Google's biggest acquisition turned out to be an expensive mistake.

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