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  • Nortel sells patents to consortium for $4.5B

    A consortium that includes leading smartphone makers Apple and Research In Motion is paying $4.5 billion in cash for about 6,000 patents and patent applications belonging to bankrupt telecom-equipment maker Nortel Networks Corp.


  • Consortium prevails over Google for Nortel patents

    A consortium that includes leading smartphone makers Apple and Research In Motion prevailed over Google this week with a $4.5 billion cash bid for about 6,000 patents and patent applications from bankrupt telecom-equipment maker Nortel Networks Corp.


  • Phone rivalry drives down RIM 1Q earnings

    The BlackBerry's inability to compete with the iPhone and smartphones running Google's Android system shone through Thursday as the maker of the BlackBerry, Research In Motion Ltd., said its earnings and revenue fell.


  • Dolby sues Blackberry maker RIM over patents

    Dolby International, a unit of audio equipment maker Dolby Laboratories Inc., is suing Research In Motion Ltd. for patent infringement in the U.S. and Germany.


  • ITC staff side with Kodak in Apple patent battle

    Staff investigators at the U.S. International Trade Commission sided with photography pioneer Eastman Kodak in its patent-infringement battle with smartphone giants Apple and Research in Motion.


  • RIM recalls 1,000 PlayBook tablet computers

    BlackBerry smartphone maker Research In Motion Ltd. has recalled about 1,000 of its BlackBerry PlayBook tablet computers due to defective operating software that can make it impossible for users to set up the device.


  • Maker of BlackBerry says earnings up 31 pct

    Research in Motion Ltd., the maker of the BlackBerry, says its profit jumped 31 percent in its latest quarter, but it expects sales to shift toward cheaper models this quarter.


  • In this photo taken on Friday Aug. 27, 2010,  a shopkeeper displays BlackBerry mobile phones in his shop in Ahmadabad, India.  Indian authorities are scheduled to meet Monday evening, Aug. 30,  to decide whether to ban some BlackBerry services in India, an official said, one day ahead of a government-imposed deadline for BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd. to give security agencies access to encrypted data or face a ban. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki)

    Indian officials to meet to decide BlackBerry ban

    Indian authorities are scheduled to meet Monday evening to decide whether to ban some BlackBerry services in India, one day ahead of a government-imposed deadline for the device's maker Research In Motion Ltd. to give security agencies access to encrypted data.


  • In this photo taken on Friday Aug. 27, 2010,  a shopkeeper displays BlackBerry mobile phones in his shop in Ahmadabad, India.  Indian authorities are scheduled to meet Monday evening, Aug. 30,  to decide whether to ban some BlackBerry services in India, an official said, one day ahead of a government-imposed deadline for BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd. to give security agencies access to encrypted data or face a ban. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki)

    India BlackBerry ban averted for 60 more days

    India said it withdrew a threat Monday to ban BlackBerry services for at least two more months after the device's maker, Research In Motion Ltd., agreed to give security officials "lawful access" to encrypted data.


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