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    BlackBerry (BB) Stock Forecast: Long-Term Growth at a Reasonable Price

    By Ambrish Shah
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    After AMC, Can WallStreetBets Take BlackBerry (BB) Stock to the Moon?

    By Ambrish Shah
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    Can WallStreetBets Take BlackBerry (BB) Stock to the Moon?

    By Ambrish Shah
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    WallStreetBets Keeps Inflating the BB Stock Balloon: Is It Time To Sell?

    By Ambrish Shah
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    Amazon AWS, Blackberry Join Forces at CES 2020

    Blackberry (BB) announced that it would work with Amazon AWS (AMZN). So, the companies will work together over a software platform for connected vehicles.

    By Namrata Sen Chanda
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    Huawei, Facebook, and Oracle Put Pressure on Google

    Facebook now shares Huawei’s ambition to challenge the dominance of Google’s Android, creating a huge risk for Google’s advertising business.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Google Gets One Last Chance to Block Oracle’s Demand

    The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Google’s (GOOGL) petition in its long-running copyright dispute with Oracle Corporation (ORCL).

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Tesla’s Real Competition: Automakers or Mega-Tech?

    Tesla (TSLA) stock has been polarizing like no other. Analysts and investors have very strong views about the stock on either side.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Self-Driving Cars: Has the Media Hyped Waymo?

    Has Waymo, Alphabet’s self-driving car unit, been hyped by the media? We’ll take a closer look and see what’s new in the world of autonomous vehicles.

    By Maitali Ramkumar
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    Ford’s Self-Driving Plan: Can It Overtake the Competition?

    Ford plans to produce autonomous cars for ridesharing by 2021. GM acquired Cruise, a self-driving startup, to kickstart its autonomous driving plans.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Apple’s Self-Driving Car: Quanta Supplying the Tech

    MacRumors recently reported that Quanta Computer supplied autonomous driving solutions to Apple. Apple has tested its self-driving car in Cupertino.

    By Maitali Ramkumar
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    Nokia Partner Helps Google Fight Android Fine in Europe

    Google (GOOGL) enlisted Nokia’s HMD to testify in its favor during a lawsuit with the EU’s (European Union) General Court over a huge antitrust fine.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Could Microsoft and BlackBerry Help Google Survive the Huawei Exit?

    Microsoft joins BlackBerry in setting aside its own operating system in favor of Android. That could soften the blow to Google if Huawei exits.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Hyundai-Aptiv Collab Heats Up Self-Driving Market

    The competition in the self-driving technology market just heated up again. Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) has formed a joint venture with Aptiv.

    By Maitali Ramkumar
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    BlackBerry, Roku, GoPro, Shopify Down More than 5%

    It’s been a bad day for small- and mid-cap tech stocks. BlackBerry, Roku, GoPro, and Shopify have lost significant market value today. Here’s why.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry Stock Fell 17%, Q2 Revenues Miss Estimates

    BlackBerry (BB) shares fell 17% in early market trading today. The company released its results for the second quarter of 2020 ending in February.

    By Adam Rogers
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    The 5 Best Stocks to Invest in for Self-Driving Cars 

    Self-driving cars are inevitable, and billions of dollars are going into this technology. We take a look at five of the best stocks in the industry right now.

    By Patrick Peterson
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    Autonomous Vehicles: Jaguar Ties Up with BlackBerry

    Jaguar Land Rover has partnered with BlackBerry to develop autonomous vehicles. BlackBerry will assist Jaguar in various areas via AI and machine learning.

    By Maitali Ramkumar
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    Why RBC Isn’t Optimistic about BlackBerry Stock

    Shares of BlackBerry (BB) have been volatile over the last 12 months. BlackBerry stock fell 40.5% from $12.0 in September 2018 to $6.57 in December.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry’s QNX Technology Continues to Gain Traction

    BlackBerry’s (BB) QNX technology is a part of the BlackBerry Technology Solutions (or BTS) vertical.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Why BlackBerry’s Cylance Acquisition Is Key for Revenue Growth

    BlackBerry (BB) acquired Cylance in the last fiscal year for $1.4 billion.

    By Adam Rogers
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    What Drove BlackBerry’s Key Metrics in the First Quarter?

    BlackBerry’s (BB) sales rose 23.0% year-over-year in the first quarter.

    By Adam Rogers
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    How Do Analysts View BlackBerry Stock?

    BlackBerry (BB) stock has burnt significant investor wealth over the years.

    By Adam Rogers
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    A Look at BlackBerry’s Successful Pivot

    BlackBerry’s Software and Solutions revenue now accounts for over 90.0% of sales.

    By Adam Rogers
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    What’s BlackBerry’s Revenue Growth Potential?

    According to BlackBerry, the total available market across its business segments stands at $22 billion.

    By Adam Rogers
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    What Are BlackBerry’s Key Revenue Drivers?

    BlackBerry (BB) is a leader in secure communications solutions.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Earnings Report

    What to Expect from BlackBerry’s Earnings and Revenue Growth

    BlackBerry was once the market leader in the smartphone market.

    By Adam Rogers
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    What Analysts Project for BlackBerry in Q1

    BlackBerry beat analysts’ earnings estimates in each of the last four quarters.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry’s Revenue Is Beginning to Grow Again

    Blackberry’s (BB) hardware business faced a massive downturn with the advent of smartphones like Apple’s iPhone.

    By Sanmit Amin
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    Alibaba Makes Move That May Upset Cisco and Microsoft

    Alibaba (BABA) has acquired workplace team collaboration platform Teambition, according to a report from TechNode.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Did Twitter Pass Up a Chance to Avoid BlackBerry Litigation?

    BlackBerry (BB) sued Twitter (TWTR) last month in a patent infringement dispute.

    By Neha Gupta
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    New iPhone Ad Focuses on Privacy Concerns

    Last week, Apple (AAPL) launched a new iPhone television commercial that focuses on privacy.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Amazon’s Anti-Counterfeit Push Shakes the Marketplace

    Last month, Amazon (AMZN) launched a new anti-counterfeit program called Project Zero.

    By Neha Gupta
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    The Google-Oracle Dispute is going to the Supreme Court

    Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google is under pressure to prove it didn’t violate Oracle’s (ORCL) software copyright in the development of Android.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Apple Eliminates a Distraction in France

    Apple (AAPL) agreed to an estimated $570 million to settle with French authorities over unpaid taxes.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Here Are Google’s Two Questions to Supreme Court in Oracle Dispute

    Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google has taken its long-running software copyright dispute with Oracle (ORCL) to the United States Supreme Court.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Could Apple’s iPhone Meet Blackberry’s Fate Sooner than Expected?

    Investors are optimistic about the latest round of the US-China trade talks (SPY). The optimism helped Apple recover this week.

    By Jitendra Parashar
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    BlackBerry Is Trading at 48% Discount to Average Price Target

    BlackBerry (BB) stock fell 28% in 2016 and rose 52% in 2017.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Which Segment Will Drive BlackBerry’s Fiscal 2019 Revenue?

    In fiscal 2019, BlackBerry (BB) expects its total Enterprise Software & Services segment billings to grow by double digits in fiscal 2019.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Nokia and Blackberry End Patent Infringement Suit

    Nokia and BlackBerry have quietly terminated a 2017 patent infringement lawsuit that pitted them against each other, according to a Bloomberg report.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    How Does BlackBerry View Fiscal 2019?

    Analysts expect BlackBerry’s (BB) revenues to fall 7.8% year-over-year to $891.82 million in fiscal 2019.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry’s Major Wins in Enterprise Software & Services Unit

    The United States Department of Veterans Affairs chose BlackBerry for a multiyear FedRAMP (Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program) cloud license.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry’s Optimism about Enterprise Software and Services

    Revenues from BlackBerry’s (BB) Enterprise Software and Services business fell from $91.0 million in fiscal Q2 2018 to $88.0 million in fiscal Q2 2019.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry Technology Solutions: Revenue Driver in Fiscal Q2 2019

    The revenues from BlackBerry Technology Solutions rose 29.0% year-over-year to $49.0 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2019.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Apple Anticipates Strong iPhone XR Sales

    Apple (AAPL) appears to anticipate strong demand for its least expensive new iPhone model, the iPhone XR.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Inside BlackBerry’s Program to Monetize Its Patents

    The Patent Trial and Appeal Board (or PTAB) noted in August that Nokia wouldn’t challenge several of BlackBerry’s patent claims against it.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Can BlackBerry’s Turnaround Be Successful?

    QNX software is now embedded in ~120 million vehicles, up from 60 million in June 2015.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Here’s What’s Impacting BlackBerry Stock

    On September 5, BlackBerry (BB) stock fell 6.3% to close at $9.97.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry Named Market Leader in Enterprise Mobility Management

    In August, IDC named BlackBerry (BB) a leader in the Worldwide Enterprise Mobility Management Software 2018 Vendor Assessment.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Nokia Expects Royalties of as Much as $3.5 for Every 5G Phone

    Vendors such as Nokia are expecting to make money from the arrival of 5G network technology by licensing patents for 5G mobile phones.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Has Samsung Had Enough of Chinese Competitors in India?

    It appears Samsung (SSNLF) has come to a point where feels it has had enough of its Chinese competitors in India.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    IBM Lawsuit against Groupon Leads to $83 Million Fine

    Groupon disagreed with a jury verdict that it willfully infringed on several patents owned by IBM. Groupon’s options include an appeal.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Why Apple Is Reluctant to Lease $145 Million to WiLAN

    Apple (AAPL) said it would challenge a recent jury verdict that said it infringed on WiLAN’s patents and must pay $145.1 million in damages.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Is Blackberry’s Software Bet Crumbling?

    BlackBerry (BB) has focused on software and services as its core business since it lost ground to Apple and Samsung (SSNFL) in the smartphone market.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Why Samsung Is Expanding in India

    Samsung is expanding its capacity in India. Just a few weeks ago, it opened a new factory in India that it said is the world’s largest mobile phone manufacturing plant.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    BlackBerry Continued to Slide Yesterday

    In this series, we’ll look at yesterday’s sell-off in the technology sector, which was driven by escalating US trade disputes.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry’s Licensing and Enterprise Software Verticals

    BlackBerry’s (BB) licensing revenue almost doubled, from $32 million in fiscal Q1 2018 to $63 million in fiscal Q1 2019.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Google’s Fine in Android Case May Exceed $11 Billion

    The European Union’s antitrust agency is preparing to fine Google—we’ll look into why, as well as other news, in this series on the Internet industry.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Can BlackBerry Stock Still Generate Impressive Returns in 2018?

    BlackBerry (BB) stock has returned 5.5% in the last 12 months, 5.6% in the last month, and 1.8% in the last five days.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Will BlackBerry’s New Smartphone Result in Revenue Growth?

    Last week, TCL launched the BlackBerry KEY2 for a price starting at $649.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry’s QNX Technology Now in 120 Million Vehicles

    BlackBerry (BB) recently announced that its QNX software has been embedded in more than 120 million vehicles.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Why BlackBerry Is Optimistic about Enterprise-of-Things Space

    According to BlackBerry (BB), EoT (Enterprise-of-Things) is the fifth wave of enterprise productivity.

    By Adam Rogers
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    BlackBerry’s Performance Highlights in Fiscal 2018

    Due to BlackBerry’s business transition, its revenue fell from $2.2 billion in fiscal 2016 to $1.4 billion in fiscal 2017 and $967 million in fiscal 2018.

    By Adam Rogers
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    A Look at BlackBerry’s Revenue and Profitability in Fiscal 2018

    Analysts expect BlackBerry’s revenue to fall 13% YoY in the fiscal second quarter of 2019 and 8.3% YoY in fiscal 2019.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Facebook Is in Hot Water over Data Deals with Samsung and Others

    Facebook (FB) faces fresh privacy questions following reports that it may have struck illicit data-sharing deals with dozens of device makers.

    By Neha Gupta
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    A Look at Nokia’s Smartphone Launches in 2018

    Nokia (NOK) has a device licensing agreement with China’s (FXI) HMD Global. Nokia and BlackBerry (BB) have outsourced their smartphone manufacturing businesses to third-party producers in China and Southeast Asia.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Apple and Qualcomm: Their Fights over Patent Infringement

    Apple (AAPL) has reportedly replaced Qualcomm (QCOM) and partnered with Intel (INTC) for its modem chip supplier for upcoming iPhone models.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Broadcom’s next Move after the Qualcomm Quash

    Semiconductor giant Broadcom (AVGO) is on track to shift its offices to Delaware from Singapore in April.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Google Partners with Microsoft’s LinkedIn to Train Developers

    Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google and Microsoft’s (MSFT) LinkedIn are teaming up to train future Android developers.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Samsung’s New Tune Isn’t Sweet Music to Sony

    Samsung (SSNLF) has set its sights on becoming the world’s top supplier for image sensors, Korean publication Etnews reported.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    What You Need to Know about Nokia Backer Solidium

    Including Nokia, Solidium owns minority stakes in 13 listed Finnish companies for an estimated value of over $11 billion.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    How BlackBerry Is Trading Compared to Moving Averages

    BlackBerry (BB) has returned 79% in the trailing 12 months, 11.1% in the last month, and 2.4% in the trailing five days.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Why BlackBerry Filed a Lawsuit against Facebook

    On March 6, BlackBerry (BB) sued Facebook (FB) on allegations that Facebook has infringed on seven technology patents.

    By Adam Rogers
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    When Is BlackBerry Expected to Return to Revenue Growth?

    As we observed in the previous part of this series, Wall Street analysts expect a revenue decline of 27% YoY (year-over-year) for BlackBerry (BB) in fiscal 4Q18 with revenue of $216.8 million.

    By Adam Rogers
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    How Facebook Views Blackberry’s Patent Lawsuit

    Facebook disagrees with BlackBerry’s claims in the latter’s recent patent infringement lawsuit that many features of FB’s social media services were copied.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    How Apple Stacks Up in China’s Smartphone Scene

    The rapid rise of local Chinese smartphone makers in recent years has reduced foreign brands such as Apple and Samsung into challengers rather than leaders in China’s smartphone arena.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Why Apple May Extend Its iPhone Battery Discount

    When Apple moved to cut the price of replacement iPhone batteries to $29 from $79 in December 2017, the intention was not to run the battery discount forever.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Why Apple Recently Raised Device Prices In India

    Apple Watch price up 7.9% Apple (AAPL) recently raised prices on almost all of its devices in India, by 3.0%–8.0%. With that move, the price of a 256 GB (gigabyte) iPhone X jumped to almost $1,700 from $1,650. The same model costs about $1,150 in the United States. Apple’s price increases in India affected models from the […]

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    What Softened Apple’s iPhone Shipments

    iPhone shipments slip 1.0% Apple (AAPL) shipped fewer iPhones in the 2017 holiday quarter than in the 2016 holiday quarter, missing Wall Street expectations. The company reported that it sold 77.3 million iPhone handsets in fiscal 1Q18 (its December quarter), and iPhone unit sales fell 1.0% year-over-year. On average, analysts expected Apple to sell 80 million iPhones. Apple had […]

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Alphabet Tapped Technology That Could Lead to Better Smartphones

    Google could use Redux’s technology to develop better smartphones to bolster its competition in the global smartphone market where it trails Apple and Samsung.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Looking into the BlackBerry–Nokia Patent Licensing Dispute

    BlackBerry generated revenues of ~$50.0 million from its patent licensing business in fiscal 3Q18, up from its fiscal 3Q17 revenues of $30.0 million.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Apple Slowed Down Aging iPhones

    Apple (AAPL) admitted and apologized to its customers for making software changes that ended up slowing their iPhones, especially the older devices.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    How VMware’s End-User Computing Has Been Performing

    VMware’s (VMW) EUC license bookings grew 40% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis in fiscal 3Q18.

    By Anne Shields
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    Why BlackBerry Outsourced Its Patent Licensing Efforts

    BlackBerry has tapped Teletry to be its patent licensing partner. The company highlighted this development in its latest quarterly earnings update for fiscal 3Q18.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Why Is Nokia Getting $137 Million from Blackberry?

    A quietly fought patent licensing dispute has yielded $137 million for Nokia (NOK) and has cost BlackBerry (BB) a similar loss.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    How Samsung Is Approaching the IoT Market

    Selling IoT (Internet of Things) end points appear to a natural market for Samsung, as it is already a leading global consumer electronics company.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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