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Fairfax to buy BlackBerry for $4.7 billion

...than 20 percent, Walkley said. That is now just 1.5 percent.The decline of BlackBerry, formerly known as Research In Motion Ltd., is evoking memories of Nortel, another Canadian tech giant, which ended up declaring bankruptcy in 2009...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-23/fairfax-buy-blackberry-47-
Kodak sells digital imaging patents to help get out of bankruptcy

...bankruptcy protection in the first half of next year.Apple Inc., Google Inc., Samsung Electronics Co., Research In Motion Ltd., Microsoft Corp., China's Huawei Technologies, Facebook Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. are among the 12 companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-19/kodak-sells-digital-imagin
BlackBerry's earnings rise in fourth quarter

TORONTO - BlackBerry, formerly known as Research in Motion Ltd. and written off as dead amid fierce competition from more modern mobile devices such as the iPhone, surprised Wall Street on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-28/blackberrys-earnings-rise-
Android extends dominance in smartphones worldwide

...worldwide market, up from 47 percent last year.The gains came largely at the expense of BlackBerry phones made by Research in Motion Ltd. and Symbian phones made largely by Nokia Corp. Each saw its market share drop below 5 percent. Nokia is now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-08-08/android-extends-dominance-
Gadget makers jockey for edge in holiday lineups

...running standard Windows applications. The Surface will go on sale on Oct. 26.NEW BLACKBERRYS: A year ago, Research In Motion Ltd. disclosed that it was working on a next-generation phone system for the BlackBerry.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-04/gadget-makers-jockey-edge-
Apple shares drop below $500 for first time in 11 months

...s Windows software. Apple's efforts to sell more iPhones to companies also could be short-circuited if Research in Motion Ltd.'s upcoming release of a revamped BlackBerry proves to be a hit. The BlackBerry is due out Jan. 30.In an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-14/apple-shares-drop-below-50
RIM turnaround tougher, stock hits 9-year low

NEW YORK - The maker of the BlackBerry is running out of time.Research In Motion Ltd.'s stock fell to a nine-year low Friday, a day after the Canadian company said phones running its upcoming Black Berry 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-06-29/rim-turnaround-tougher-sto
Google makes patent play with Motorola deal

...Monday could also trigger more multibillion-dollar buyouts. Nokia Corp., another cellphone manufacturer, and Research In Motion Ltd., which makes the BlackBerry, loom as prime targets.The patents would help Google defend Android, its operating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-08-15/googles-makes-patent-play-
Business news

...financial companies should hold extra cash on their balance sheets to cushion themselves against financial crises.Research In Motion Ltd. has turned down takeover overtures from Amazon.com Inc. and other potential buyers because the BlackBerry maker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-12-19/business-news
Nashville concentrating on buying more tickets to keep Predators

...Leipold announced May 24 he was selling to Canadian billionaire Jim Balsillie. The co-CEO of Blackberry makers Research in Motion Ltd. told NHL commissioner Gary Bettman he didn't intend to move the team but now is taking season-ticket deposits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/16/hoc_132473.shtml
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