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BlackBerry revenues lift 9%, losses continue

Friday 28 June 2013 | 16:24 CET | News
BlackBerry reported revenues up 9 percent year-on-year to USD 3.1 billion for its fiscal first quarter to 1 June. During the quarter, the company shipped 6.8 million BlackBerry smartphones, up by 13 percent on a sequential basis, as well as around 100,000 BlackBerry PlayBook tablets. Around 40 percent of the phones shipped ran the new Blackberry 10 operating system. Service revenues declined, following price cuts and a drop in the subscriber base by around 6 million over the past 12 months to 72 million at the end of May. Thanks to cost reduction efforts and the improving sales, the company's

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Companies: BlackBerry / Research In Motion
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