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BlackBerry dismisses reports of Samsung purchase offer

BlackBerry Ltd.’s shares skyrocketed 30 per cent yesterday as reports circulated that rival phone manufacturer Samsung Group was offering to...

January 15th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Lenovo execs deflect BlackBerry acquisition rumour

China's Lenovo has sealed its deal with Google to buy Motorola Mobility and its Android-powered smart phones. Now it has...

October 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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HP to split in half

In 2012, a year after Meg Whitman took over as CEO of a shaky Hewlett-Packard, she told a report she believed...

October 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Alcatel finalizes sale of enterprise unit to China Huaxin

Alcatel-Lucent’s Enterprise division has always stood in the shadow of its bigger telecom equipment maker brother. Now control has been...

October 1st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Yang Yuanquing,CEO of  Lenovo

Lenovo-IBM server deal finalized

Lenovo's enterprise server business is about to get a lot bigger as it closes a US$2.1 billion deal to buy...

September 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Red Hat to buy mobile application management platform

If you want to play in the enterprise these days, an vendor has to have a mobile strategy. Open source...

September 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Fork in the Road

Uniphase to split to leverage SDN

Former Canadian optical networking equipment maker JDS Uniphase is going through another change of life. The company, now headquartered in California,...

September 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Anthony Lacavera, Wind Mobile, in 2010 © IT World Canada

Wind ‘here to stay:’ Lacavera

Wind Mobile head Anthony Lacavera has been hunting for investor partners for five years. Now that he has several, he's...

September 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Wind Mobile chair Anthony Lacavera at 2014 Canadian Telecom Summit(c) ITWC staff photo

New Wind in carrier’s future

Wind Mobile's future is about to change. The Canadian carrier's minority shareholder and biggest debtholder, Amsterdam-based VimpelCom Lted. announced this...

September 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon