THROUGH THE WIRE
- MVNOs, ARPU & RIM-lessness. Wickham, Rhonda // Wireless Week;12/15/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 25, p4
The article reflects on the issues in the wireless industry. It discusses the factors that contributed to the popularity of Mobile Virtual Network Operators. It highlights the disadvantages of having a subsidized phone. It comments on the court battle between Research In Motion and NTP over...
- No Joke: 'South Park' Uploads Spared. Steinert-Threlkeld, Tom; Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;10/16/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p49
The article offers two news briefs relating to telecommunication in the U.S. MTV Networks will allow YouTube users to keep uploading episodes of the satirical "South Park" animated series, after the video site gets acquired by Internet giant Google Inc. Pennsylvania-based cable company and...
- RIM settlement has few larger repercussions. Fitchard, Kevin // Telephony;3/20/2006, Vol. 247 Issue 5, p10
The article discusses the repercussions surrounding the settlement of the legal dispute between Research in Motion Ltd. (RIM) and NTP Inc. According to a specialist in telecom and computing technology and patent litigation, David Bencayar, the issue will change the way companies launch new...
- Untitled. // New Scientist;3/11/2006, Vol. 189 Issue 2542, p25
The article reports that RIM Corp. agreed to pay $613 million to software firm NTP Inc. to allow it to continue operating its service.
- RIM settlement brings NTP to mobile forefront. Dano, Mike // RCR Wireless News;4/4/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 14, p1
Focuses on a preliminary settlement agreement between Research In Motion Ltd. and patent-holding company NTP. Areas of concern covered by the settlement; Technical details of NTP patents; Sector of wireless enterprise market which will be affected by the NTP patents.
- RIM agrees to settle suit. Solheim, Shelley // eWeek;3/21/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p26
This article presents information on Research In Motion Ltd. which will shell out $450 million to a patent holding company, NTP Inc., to settle a dispute over its BlackBerry wireless technologies. NTP will grant RIM and its customers an unfettered right to continue BlackBerry-related wireless...
- BLACK DAY FOR BLACKBERRY. Mwanza, Chimwemwe // Finweek;3/9/2006, p76
The article reports on the patent infringement lawsuit against BlackBerry computer manufacturer Research in Motion Inc. The company was found guilty of infringing the patents of technology rights holder NTP Inc. Rumors are spreading that the BlackBerry service in the U.S. will be shut down as...
- $612.5M magic number in RIM, NTP settlement. Dano, Mike // RCR Wireless News;3/6/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p1
The article reports on the decision of Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) and NTP Inc. to end their legal dispute over the patent rights for Blackberry products and services. Under the settlement agreement, RIM will make a one-time payment of $612.5 million to NTP. The settlement allows RIM and its...
- BlackBerry supply guaranteed. // BRW;3/9/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p97
The article reports that Canadian maker of the BlackBerry mobile e-mail device, Research in Motion Ltd., has reached an 821.3-million dollars settlement to end a patent dispute with U.S. software developer NTP Inc.