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PublicNASDAQ:BBRY
Date2/1999
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Offices

Waterloo, CAN
295 Phillip Street
Waterloo, N2L 3W8, CAN

People

Co-founder
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President, Advanced Technology
President, Global Enterprise Services
SVP
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
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Acquisitions

Total$200M
Paratek, 3/2012
NewBay, 10/2011
LiveProfile, 10/2011
JayCut, 7/2011
Scoreloop, 6/2011
Ubitexx, 5/2011
Tungle.me, 4/2011
TinyHippos, 3/2011
Gist, 2/2011
TAT - The Astonishing Tribe, 12/2010
Cellmania, 8/2010
QNX Software Systems, 6/2010 $200M
Viigo, 3/2010
Torch Mobile, 8/2009
Dash, 6/2009
Certicom, 3/2009
Alt-N Technologies, 2/2009
Chalk, 12/2008
Epoch Integration, 11/2006
SlipStream Data, 7/2006
Ascendent Systems, 3/2006

Investments

PicRate.Me 6/2012
IGLOO Software 5/2008

Funding

TOTAL $1B
POST IPO FUNDING TOTAL $1B
Post IPO Equity, 11/2013
Fairfax Financial Holdings
$1B

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Blackberry

BlackBerry (formerly Research in Motion) is a Canadian designer, manufacturer and marketer of wireless devices and solutions for the worldwide mobile communications market. The company is best known as the developer of the BlackBerry smart phone.

Blackberry technology also enables a broad array of third party developers and manufacturers to enhance their products and services with wireless connectivity to data.

Blackberry was founded in 1984. Based in Waterloo, Ontario, the company has offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.

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Videos

Screenshots

Blackberry screenshot
Above: Blackberry Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 1/19/13
Blackberry screenshot
Above: BlackBerry Curve
Uploaded: 1/19/13

Products

BlackBerry Bold
BlackBerry PlayBook
BlackBerry Style
BlackBerry Torch

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Sources

  1. RIM Acquires Paratek to Gain Mobile-Phone Radio Technology (bloomberg.com) [edit]
  2. Research In Motion Buys NewBay For Reported $100M (forbes.com) [edit]
  3. Lightspeed Venture Partners » LiveProfile (google.nl) [edit]
  4. RIM buys video-editing vendor JayCut (pcworld.idg.com.au) [edit]
  5. RIM Buys Scoreloop To Grow In House Social Gaming Expertise (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  6. RIM Acquires Smartphone Security Software Developer Ubitexx (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  7. RIM Acquires Social Calendaring Application Tungle.Me (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  8. RIM Buys Developer Of HTML5 Mobile App Testing Platform TinyHippos (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  9. Research In Motion Acquires Professional Contact Manager Gist (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  10. RIM welcomes TAT! (blogs.blackberry.com) [edit]
  11. Research In Motion Buys Mobile Storefront Platform Cellmania (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  12. HARMAN Announces Successful Conclusion of $200M Sale of QNX Software Unit (freshnews.com) [edit]
  13. RIM Acquires BlackBerry-App Maker Viigo (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  14. RIM acquires Web browser developer Torch (businessinsider.com) [edit]
  15. Capital Report Index [edit]
  16. Research In Motion Completes Acquisition of Certicom (press.rim.com) [edit]
  17. Research In Motion Ltd acquires Alt-N-Technologies Ltd (alacrastore.com) [edit]
  18. RIM to Acquire Chalk Media Corp. (press.rim.com) [edit]
  19. RIM buys Epoch Integration (blackberrycool.com) [edit]
  20. RIM purchases SlipStream (blackberrycool.com) [edit]
  21. RIM Acquires Ascendent Systems (press.rim.com) [edit]
  22. LAGbook - The Business Plan (lagbook.com) [edit]
  23. IGLOO to Deliver Web 2.0 Collaborative Platforms (mediacastermagazine.com) [edit]
  24. BlackBerry Takes $1B Investment From Fairfax, Others, Replaces CEO Thorsten Heins (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  25. Citation Needed [add]
    500,000 BlackBerry Storms Sold In First Month? Not Bad (RIMM) (alleyinsider.com) [edit]
    Research In Motion Invests in Second BlackBerry Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
    RIM Announces 1 Billion App World Downloads (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    How BlackBerry Could Reemerge as a Viable Company (profitconfidential.com) [edit]
    BlackBerry says Fairfax to buy $250 million more debentures (reuters.com) [edit]
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