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Weekly news 10

  1. 1. Weekly News25oct-31oct<br /> Submitted by:<br /> RAHUL PANJNATHIA <br />MBA-2C<br />
  2. 2. Tata Indicom launches Blackberry Bold 9650 for CDMA users<br /><ul><li>Tata Indicom launched Blackberry Bold 9650, the first combined CDMA-GSM smartphone.
  3. 3. The smartphone offers global roaming, an optical trackpad and enhanced wi-fi and GPS capabilities. </li></li></ul><li>Continues………….<br /><ul><li>For the first two months customers will receive a free data pack worth Rs.900 per month, as well as 500 MB of tethered modem data usage per month. </li></li></ul><li>Apple beats Blackberry maker RIM in quarterly smartphone sales<br /><ul><li>Apple has for the first time outpaced Blackberry-maker Research in Motion in global smartphone sales.
  4. 4. Apple sold 14.1 million iPhone units in the third quarter while Canada's Research in Motion shipped 12.4 million Blackberry devices. </li></li></ul><li>Continues………<br /><ul><li>Apple ranked as the fourth largest mobile phone vendor in the third quarter with Research in Motion one place behind the US giant.</li></li></ul><li>BlackBerry allows interim data interception<br /><ul><li>BlackBerry maker, Research in Motion (RIM), has temporarily agreed to allow lawful interception by security agencies of its messenger services.
  5. 5. The government fears that online and mobile communications are increasingly being used by terrorists to plan attacks.</li></li></ul><li>Continues………<br /><ul><li>The negotiations between the government and RIM were deadlocked on the issue as RIM says it doesn't have a master key in the system that would allow it or any third party to gain access to encrypted corporate information.
  6. 6. There are around one million BlackBerry subscribers in India.</li>