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BBM Welcomes Over 20 Million New Active Users in the First Week
Oct 29, 2013
Waterloo, ON – After the amazing launch of BBM™ on Android® and iPhone® devices, with more than 10 million downloads in the first 24 hours, BBM has now ended its first week with more than 80 million monthly active users*, including over 20 million new users on Android and iPhone...
RIM And Alpha Micro Sign Supply Agreement To Deliver OEM Radio Modems For GSM/GPRS Wireless Networks
Dec 03, 2002
Waterloo, ON and Basingstoke, UK: Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM) and Alpha Micro Components today announced a new supply agreement that enables Alpha Micro to distribute RIM's OEM radio modems for GSM/GPRS wireless networks to device manufacturers in the UK and Ireland. RIM also announced today that its radio modems for GSM/GPRS networks received regulatory certifications in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.
Nov 21, 2002
Waterloo, ON: Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM) announced that it will challenge today's jury verdict relating to the complaint filed by NTP Inc. in November, 2001. The complaint alleged that certain RIM products infringed on patents held by NTP Inc. that cover the use of radio frequency wireless communications in electronic mail systems. Today's jury verdict in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia was in favor of NTP Inc., a holding company and owner of the patents in the lawsuit.
Nov 12, 2002
Waterloo, ON: Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced measures to streamline its operations and reduce expenses. The measures include a decrease in discretionary spending and a global workforce reduction goal of approximately 10% of the total employee base spread across the Company. At the beginning of November, RIM employed approximately 2,200 people. These measures represent an important step toward the Company achieving its goal of profitability.
Nov 08, 2002
Espoo, Finland and Waterloo, Canada: Nokia (NYSE: NOK) and Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced that they have signed a BlackBerry™ software licensing agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, RIM has granted Nokia the right to use and distribute certain BlackBerry software in conjunction with Nokia products on a global...
Nov 07, 2002
Waterloo, ON and Milpitas, Calif.: Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM) and Palm, Inc.’s Solutions Group (Nasdaq: PALMD) today announced that they have signed an agreement in principle setting out the fundamental terms under which RIM will license certain RIM keyboard patents to Palm. Specific terms of the royalty-bearing license were not...