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Samsung denies reported interest in RIM takeover

Wednesday 18 January 2012 | 09:27 CET | News
Samsung is the frontrunner to acquire Research In Motion if the BlackBerry maker opts for a sale of the company, Boy Genius Report writes, citing people familiar with the matter. Its sources said RIM is considering a wide range of options to turn around its fortunes, which could include licensing its software to other companies, selling one or more divisions or an outright sale of the company. Samsung is reportedly interested in BlackBerry Messenger as a way to distinguish its phones from other Android devices. Samsung could integrate BBM as well as other enterprise features into Android, the

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Companies: Research In Motion / Samsung
Countries: World
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