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U.S. appeals court sends BlackBerry lawsuit back to lower court

New York (Reuters) - A US appeals court yesterday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit BlackBerry Ltd. alleges fraud inflating its stock price by pain...

 

U.S. appeals court sends BlackBerry lawsuit back to lower court

New York (Reuters) – A US appeals court yesterday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit BlackBerry Ltd. alleges fraud inflating its stock price by painting a cheerful picture of the prospects for its Blackberry Z10 smartphone line that was misleading

While the 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York did not say the lawsuit to establish a credible claim to reconsider the order of a lower court or to let you edit the plaintiffs their complaint in light of what she has said new evidence.

Neither BlackBerry or an attorney for lead plaintiffs Todd Cox and Maria Dinzik immediately responded to requests for comment.

BlackBerry Z10 has his phone in January 2013 in an attempt to Apple Inc’s iPhone market share loss story, and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. devices powered by Google Inc.’s Android.

The Blackberry Z10 won positive reviews but low sales led to an expected $ 930 million Skryf down for unsold stock on September 20, 2013. BlackBerry shares lost about a sixth of their value on that day.

The Waterloo, Ontario- based company dethrone its CEO, Thorsten Heins, less than two months later.

The lawsuit alleged that BlackBerry tried the poor performance of the Z10 hides to artificially increase its share.

In the decision Wednesday, the 2nd Circuit upheld US District Judge Thomas Griesa’s March 2015 dismissal of the lawsuit for not claiming that BlackBerry and its directors knowingly deceived investors.

The three-judge appeals panel said amounted claims plaintiffs’ fraud by hindsight “by saying that the suspects had to wipe the device will not be successful.

The court nevertheless said Griesa could try to convince prosecutors to allow you to edit their complaint in the light of new regs development and proof that prosecutors said would support their demands.

the Court of Appeal has said if Griesa refuse to let you edit their complaint to prosecutors, he has his reasons, which he did not explain for.

The case is Cox v. BlackBerry Limited, 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals, No. 15-3991.

(Reporting by Nate Raymond in New York, Editing by W Simon and JS Benkoe)

Pentagon may soon clear use of Apple, Samsung, BlackBerry devices

 

Pentagon may soon clear use of Apple, Samsung, BlackBerry devices

Pentagon must clearly Apple, Samsung and BlackBerry handheld devices for use on DoD networks in the coming weeks, part of an effort to ensure that members have access to the latest communications technology, a spokesman said Wednesday.

The decision will pave the way for a more intense battle for customers Pentagon between BlackBerry devices, Apple iPhones or iPads and devices that use Google’s Android platform, such as phones from Samsung Electronics pave. The Pentagon now has about 600,000 users of smartphones, tablet computers and other mobile devices.

The Pentagon unveiled to military service to give. A plan in February a much wider range of choice of mobile devices The department currently has 470,000 BlackBerry users, 41,000 Apple users and 8,700 people with Android devices. Most Apple and Android systems are pilot or test programs.

“We are working on a multi-vendor environment that a variety of devices and operating systems, including Samsung, Apple and BlackBerry supports settle,” said Lieutenant Colonel Damien Pickart, Pentagon spokesman.

“A key objective of this plan is to have a sliding scale enterprise solution that allows the Department to the latest commercial technology such that the utility fix smartphones and tablets,” he added.

Many mobile devices and operating systems are currently underway with a safety review and approval process of defense information systems agency, Pickart said.

Once the devices have made the process of creating a STIG passed – Safety Guide technical implementation – organizations Pentagon can order that they know they need the security configuration for use on internal networks of the Ministry of Defence, he said .

Pickart Knox said the Samsung version of Android is going through the security review process, a decision is expected within the next two weeks.

An overview of the entire security system for iOS 6 Apple is expected in early May, and the BlackBerry has security for its BlackBerry 10 BlackBerry PlayBook and BlackBerry Device service was launched, a decision is expected in two weeks.

Reviews Safety Plan is part of the implementation of Mobile Device Commercial released by the Pentagon in February.

Major General Robert Wheeler, deputy director of information, said at the time that efforts to ensure that mobile devices Pentagon, wireless infrastructure and mobile applications remain “reliable, safe and flexible enough in the current , to keep. “rapidly changing technologies

Yahoo to shut down seven products, including Blackberry app

 

Yahoo to shut down seven products, including Blackberry app
Yahoo Inc.

stops seven products, including its mobile application for BlackBerry smartphones, as the new CEO Marissa Mayer takes a page from the playbook of Google Inc. successful in eliminating mass products.

The judgments of products, including Yahoo announced on its official blog of the company on Friday, part of what the company said further efforts to evaluate and revise its range.

“The most crucial question is whether we experience is really a daily habit that still resonates with you all today,” writes Jay Rossiter, president of Yahoo executive vice president of platforms.

This announcement represents the second stop Yahoo group products Mayer, a former executive of Google, was CEO of the struggling web portal in July. ‘S so-called “spring cleaning” ads which different products are entered, have become a regular feature in Google in recent years.

Mayer reported the company lowered its lineup of mobile applications at an investor conference last month, noting that Yahoo would reduce 60-75 disparate mobile applications is currently between 12 and 15 applications easier to manage.

Yahoo said its application for BlackBerry smartphones is no longer available for download, or supported by Yahoo, April 1

Yahoo also said that on April 1, stop supporting Yahoo Avatars -. the cartoon-like characters, using digital consumers represent Web services such as Facebook and Yahoo Instant Messenger. Consumers who wish to continue to use their avatar on Yahoo online services necessary for the avatar to download, re download the information to their Yahoo custom profile.

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