Motorola Tries To Get Back On The Cutting Edge

It's hunting zippy Net applications for its mobile phones

The midsummer sun is glittering in Stockholm's archipelago. A block up from the water's edge, Ulf Gustafsson is overseeing the refurbishing of a centuries-old townhouse into a high-tech haven. This is Stockholm's Old Town, an area with postcard views and good coffee shops. And it's teeming with software startups, most of them focused on the mobile Internet. Gustafsson's would appear to be just one more, except for a foreign name on its shingle: Motorola.

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