Articles tagged with: Nokia and Research In Motion

Nokia and RIM Settle Wi-Fi Patent Dispute

Nokia and Research in Motion have dropped all their patent disputes and signed a patent likening agreement.  more

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Smartphone Market Hits All-Time High Due To Seasonal Strength and Wider Variety of Offerings

The worldwide smartphone market grew 54.7% year over year in the fourth quarter of 2011 (4Q11), as Apple unleashed its iPhone 4S on an eager marketplace. more

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Amazon, Microsoft and Nokia Mulled Takeover Bids for Research in Motion

Amazon, Microsoft and Nokia all took a look at a possible takeover bid for ailing BlackBerry manufacturer, Research in Motion, a couple of news reports have claimed. more

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Android OS Passes 50% in the US Smartphone Market

Android's operating system (OS) share of smartphone sales grew to command more than half of the U.S. smartphone market (53 percent) from January through October 2011, as Apple's iOS share grew to reach 29 percent of the market, and RIM's OS share declined to 11 percent. more

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Revenue for Major Mobile App Stores to Rise 77.7 Percent in 2011

Combined revenues from the four major mobile application stores run by Apple, Google, Nokia and Research In Motion will leap 77.7 percent in 2011 to $3.8 billion, with the Apple App Store projected to eat up a gargantuan three-quarters share of the total market, more

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Nokia Sold More Smartphones than Apple in 2010 - But Apple Earned More

While Apple trailed Nokia in 2010 smartphone volume, Apple dominated the market in revenue, and took 29 percent share of the market value. The top 3 players - Apple, Nokia and RIM - generated 64 percent of the revenue in the smartphone market,  more

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Mobile Phone Shipments Rebound To Double-Digit Growth in Q4

The worldwide mobile phone market grew 11.3% in the fourth quarter of 2009, ending five consecutive quarters of retrenchment. more

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RIM Looking to Hire Thousands of New Staff in 2009

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) is reported to be bucking the general economic trend and is seeking to hire several thousand new employees this year - scooping up available talent as people are laid off at other firms. more

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"Foxconn Effect" Fades as Top EMS Providers' Revenue Shrinks in 2008

After years of single-handedly powering the robust growth of the global Electronics Manufacturing Services business, Foxconn achieved only a marginal revenue increase in 2008, causing the top-tier EMS market to contract, according to preliminary market-share results from iSuppli. more

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