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About Research In Motion

Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM) is a Canada-based manufacturer of Blackberry range of smart-phones and cell phones. On March 4, 2009, the company announced an online application store competing with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)'s AppStore. Unlike the Apple AppStore, RIM's app store will not be a dollar-store, reports said.

RIM in detail

RIM is founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. It has offices in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Skype for Blackberry phone was scheduled for launch in May 2009.

Research In Motion in News

Dtex Systems Adds Cybersecurity Veteran and FireEye Executive Jeff Williams to Board of Directors
Dtex Systems, a global insider threat protection company, today announced the addition of FireEye's Jeff Williams, to the company's board of directors. Jeff is renowned for building and scaling the worldwide sales team at FireEye, leading the sales team from early stage through to a highly successful IPO in 2013

Internet Patents Corporation Announces Completion of Merger With Prism Technologies
Internet Patents Corporation (NASDAQ: PTNT) ("IPC"), operator of a patent licensing business focused on its e-commerce technologies, today announced the completion of its merger with Prism Technologies, LLC ("Prism"), a company focused on intellectual property licensing and management.

Nokia Corporation Q4 and full year 2012 Interim Report
Nokia CorporationInterim reportJanuary 24, 2013 at 13.00 (CET+1)This is a summary of the fourth quarter and full year 2012 interim reportpublished today. The complete fourth quarter and full year 2012 interimreportwith tables is available athttp://www.results.nokia.com/results/Nokia_results2012Q4e.pdf

BlackBerry Joins FIDO Alliance and Board; Seeks Secure, Universal Authentication for Mobile Platform and Device Users
The FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance, an industry consortium revolutionizing online authentication with the first standards-based specifications, today announced that BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY) (TSX: BB) has joined the Alliance and been appointed to the Board of Directors.

eSignal Launches New Mobile Application for the iPad
eSignal, an Interactive Data company and leading provider of real-time desktop solutions for professional and individual traders, today announced the launch of eSignal Mobile, a companion to the eSignal desktop. Available initially through an iPad® application, eSignal Mobile offers anywhere, anytime access for active traders.

Mobile Nations Launches Talk Mobile 2013, Presented by BlackBerry
Mobile Nations, the leading online mobile news and community network -- Android Central, CrackBerry, iMore, and Windows Phone Central -- announced today that Talk Mobile, an online event spanning all of the Mobile Nations sites and presented by BlackBerry®, will launch on June 3, 2013.

VRINGO ANNOUNCES CHANGES TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS
 Noel J. Spiegel Joins Vringo Board of DirectorsH. Van Sinclair Appointed Lead Independent DirectorSeth "Yossi" Siegel Has Rotated Off Board of Directors

Leading South Korean Mobile Input Device Manufacturer CrucialTec Joins the FIDO Alliance Board
The FIDO Alliance, an industry consortium revolutionizing online authentication with the first standards-based open protocol, announces that CrucialTec (KRX: 114120) has joined the Board of Directors. CrucialTec is the world leader in Optical Track Pad mobile input devices used in smartphones, smart TVs and digital cameras

SquareTrade Wins Shorty Award for Best Use of Social Media
SquareTrade®, the top-rated protection plan trusted by millions of happy customers, today announced it won the Shorty Award for Best Use of Social Media for Customer Service. The awards honor particularly clever and adept creators of concise social media content across a variety of platforms

OMERS Ventures Announces Hiring of George Babu as Director
OMERS Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of the OMERS pension plan, announces George Babu is joining its team as Director. In this role Mr. Babu will identify and execute investment opportunities in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) sectors, with a focus on human-computer interfaces, hardware platforms, mobile and enterprise software.

QNX Demos New Industrial Reference Platforms for Faster Application Development at Embedded World 2013
Embedded World (Hall 5/5-333) - This week at Embedded World, QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for connected embedded systems, will showcase pre-integrated software components and tools that can help reduce the costs and effort of developing mission-critical embedded applications for the industrial, automotive, and medical device markets.

iMing Corp to Launch its New Product Line for the iPhone Accessories Market
iMing Corp. (PINKSHEETS: IMNG) announced todaythat the company plans to launch its newproduct line for the iPhone accessories market in the secondquarter(Q2) of2013. The company's new device is called the "imRemote". The "imRemote"is thesmallest and most powerful universal remote control device made for theiPhone

Communitech Deploys Meru Wireless Network to Facilitate Collaboration at Ontario's Regional Hub for Commercialization
Meru Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: MERU), a leader in virtualized wireless LAN solutions, today announced that Communitech (www.communitech.ca) has deployed a Meru wireless network at the Communitech Hub

IDG Communications' Marketing Clients Earn Marketing Recognition
Avaya, Dell, HP, and Research in Motion (RIM) have been singled out for superior digital marketing and information programs created with IDG Communications. The honors include a year-long multimedia content and social marketing program for the HP Enterprise CIO Forum, The New Fulcrum Point site sponsored by Dell, and The Avaya Thought Leadership Forum.

James River Capitalises on Higher Gas Prices & Sir Stuart Rose Takes Over as Chairman of Ocado - Finspreads
Finspreads: Shares in James River Coal shot up at the end of trading on the Nasdaq yesterday (January 21st), as rising gas prices continue to improve the prospects for cheaper heating alternatives this winter. The sharp rise indicates a reversal in the fortunes of the coal company, whose shares have struggled along with others in the sector in recent months.

BlackBerry Introduces the BlackBerry Z10 Smartphone in India
BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB)today introduced the newBlackBerry® Z10 smartphone powered by BlackBerry® 10 in India. The BlackBerry Z10 is the first BlackBerry smartphone to launch with the re-designed, re-engineered, and re-invented BlackBerry 10 platform, which offers customers a faster, smarter and smoother experience than any other BlackBerry smartphone they have used before

WeChat Crosses 300 Million Registered Users Worldwide; Now Also on BlackBerry
Tencent, the largest internet company in Asia Pacific has announced the availability of WeChat, the No.1 mobile messaging app on the BlackBerry® platform. The popular, free mobile voice and text messaging application which was launched in India in July last year across iPhone, Android, Symbian, and Windows platforms will now also be available for BlackBerry users

Equity Brief: Ratings Changes for December 21st: SPLK, STE, STM, STSA, TGI, TISI, TRIP, TW
A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network (http://bit.ly/equitybriefdaily) and Equity Brief:

Nokia and RIM enter into new patent license agreement
RIM payments to Nokia settle all legalactions between the companies

Equity Brief: Ratings Changes for December 20th: SASR, SD, SGY, SLGN, SNSS, ST, STN, TAP
A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network (http://bit.ly/equitybriefdaily) and Equity Brief:

Equity Brief: Ratings Changes for December 19th: PSE, PSX, PWR, PXP, QEP, RF, RGA, RGR
A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network (http://bit.ly/equitybriefdaily) and Equity Brief:

Massive Dynamics TeliPad Smartphone Device Is Already a Leader in New Smartphone Market Shift
Massive Dynamics, Inc. (OTCBB: MSSD) management was pleased to learn that research by Informa Telecoms & Media have predicted smartphones lower than $150 will increase to 52% of market share by 2017. Already under $90, the revolutionary new TeliPad smartphone device appears to be among the leaders in the new market shift in a sector that includes Apple Inc

The Radicati Group Releases "Instant Messaging Market, 2012-2016"
The latest study by The Radicati Group, Inc., "Instant Messaging Market, 2012-2016," offers an in-depth analysis of the Instant Messaging market. Instant Messaging (IM) solutions provide real-time communication between two or more users on a network

The Radicati Group Releases "Mobile Device Management - Market Quadrant, 2012"
The latest market brief by The Radicati Group, "Mobile Device Management - Market Quadrant, 2012" provides a competitive analysis of the Mobile Device Management market. Mobile Device Management solutions provide policy and configuration management to enterprise mobile devices, such as mobile phones and tablets, across multiple mobile operating systems.

B2X Care Solutions Achieves Increased Volume and Reaches Number Three Position in Global After-Sales Customer Service Markets
B2X Care Solutions (B2X), the global end-to-end after-sales and customer services company focusing on the massive $20B after-sales market for mobile devices and consumer electronics industries, announces increased service volume (over 10M managed repairs globally), 2x revenue growth, market share capture (number three worldwide in device repairs) and new customer wins.

Free The Children Premiers Documentary, Redefine Possible: The Story of Spencer West
On Saturday, September 15, international charity and educational partner, Free The Children, in collaboration with BlackBerry® and Bell, is proud to present the exclusive screening and premier of Redefine Possible: The Story of Spencer West

First Annual Women's Legacy Summit to Attract Top Female Executives From Southeast
Executive Alliance, Inc., creator and provider of a national network of programs for senior executives, announced today the Women's Legacy Summit to be held Sunday, September 9 and Monday, September 10, 2012, at the Ritz-Carlton Lodge, located outside of Atlanta.

NASDAQ Volume Leaders for Monday, August 6th (SIRI, CSCO, FB, ZNGA, MSFT, ONNN, INTC, MU, NWSA, ORCL)
Here are today's NASDAQ volume leaders as reported by Equity Briefing and Analyst Ratings Network (http://bit.ly/arndailypv):Sirius XM Radio Inc. (SIRI) is trading up 2.31% and was last sold at $2.21. The stock traded as high as $2.23 and as low as $2.17. SIRI had previously closed at $2.16. 56,886,804 shares of the stock traded hands today.Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) is trading up 2

Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) Delivers 2D Barcode Standard and Registry to Enhance and Extend Mobile Commerce and Advertising Traffic
OMA announces its standard specification for encoding, decoding and resolution of mobile two-dimensional (2D) barcodes

Blackberry maker told to pay $147m in patent case
Research in Motion (RIM) loses a patent case against Mformation Technologies; Judge calculates fine at $8 per Blackberry device

'Troubled' RIM set to lay off 5000 workers, delays launch of BlackBerry 10
Embattled Canada-based mobile maker Research In Motion (RIM) has delayed the launch of a new BlackBerry phone.

RIM wrestles to keep BlackBerry 'alive'
Mobile manufacturer giant Research in Motion (RIM), the company that launched the innovative and award-winning BlackBerry product line, is battling to ward off competition from the growing touch-screen 'Android-ruled' mobile market.

Apple, Samsung account for 90 percent of smartphone profits
Korean mobile maker Samsung and US-based tech giant Apple have captured over half the global market for smartphones and over 90 percent of its profits, according to a research firm.

Frost & Sullivan: The Next Decade to see Telecom as a Smart Enabler of Enterprise Mobility Needs
With the growing need to be constantly connected and having easy accessibility to multiple apps that provide real-time information, there has been a paradigm shift to a mobile world that has compelled enterprises to leverage the benefits of mobility

New P’9981 Smartphone Launches in India
Porsche Design and Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today launched the elite new Porsche Design P’9981 smartphone from BlackBerry® in India. Instantly identifiable as a Porsche Design product, the exclusive material choices for this unique smartphone include a forged stainless steel frame, hand-wrapped leather back cover, sculpted QWERTY keyboard, and crystal clear touch display

Google design chief would love to work with RIM on Android phone with keyboard
Google's design chief Matias Duarte has said that he would love to work with BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) to built an Android-based phone with keyboard.w

Facebook to give advance warning if mobile applications pull users' personal information
Social networking giant Facebook has become the seventh company to agree to give people advance warning if its mobile applications pulls users' personal information from tablet computers and cell phones.

Angry Birds on BlackBerry PlayBook
Just in time for the Christmas holidays, the popular game/series from Rovio, Angry Birds, Angry Birds Rio and Angry Birds Season, is now available on your BlackBerry PlayBook! Angry Birds features hours of gameplay, challenging physics-based castle demolition, and lots of replay value

CORRECTING and REPLACING: Angry Birds on BlackBerry PlayBook
Just in time for the Christmas holidays, the popular game/series from Rovio, Angry Birds, Angry Birds Rio and Angry Birds Season, is now available on your BlackBerry PlayBook! Angry Birds features hours of gameplay, challenging physics-based castle demolition, and lots of replay value

Research In Motion Announces Sunil Dutt as Managing Director for India
Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the appointment of Mr. Sunil Dutt as Managing Director for India. Sunil Dutt is an industry veteran with 27 years of extensive experience in the Indian Mobile Technology and Telecom sector. “Sunil Dutt brings a wealth of experience to RIM

BlackBerry delay making RIM's future uncertain: Analysts
The crisis surrounding BlackBerry maker Research In Motion apparently show no sign of lifting, as analysts and commentators are now making their complaints ever more loudly after it emerged that the company has delayed the launch of its new smart phones until late 2012.

Thinxtream Introduces PrintJinni Apps for Apple iOS, BlackBerry and Android Devices with Wireless Printing Support for Multi-vendor Printers and MFPs
Thinxtream Technologies, a global company with software products for printing applications, today announced the availability of PrintJinni for the Apple iOS, BlackBerry and Android platforms

Thinxtream Introduces PrintJinni(TM) Apps for Apple(R) iOS(TM), BlackBerry(R) and Android(TM) Devices With Wireless Printing Support for Multi-Vendor Printers and MFPs
Thinxtream™ Technologies, a global company with software products for printing applications, today announced the availability of PrintJinni for the Apple® iOS™, BlackBerry® and Android™ platforms

CMO Council Study Reveals Consumers Want Better Experiences, Deeper Engagement, and More Value From Brands Through Social Media
Consumers are positively engaged and highly loyal to the brands they choose to follow and "like" on social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others

BlackBerry slammed over failing to block illegal sex content including child porn
Smartphone maker BlackBerry has come under fire after it emerged that its customers were able to access illegal sex content on the internet, including child pornography.

US Federal Court Bars RIM (BlackBerry) from Using BASIS’ BBX Trademark
The United States Federal Court in Albuquerque today granted a temporary restraining order (TRO) against Research in Motion (RIM), immediately barring RIM from using BASIS International Ltd.’s incontestable federally registered BBX trademark at RIM’s Asian DevCon on December 7-8 in Singapore.

One in 10 US mobile phone users having an iPhone: Survey
About one in 10 mobile phone subscribers in the United States is now using an Apple iPhone, a new survey has revealed.

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