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BlackBerry Files Lawsuit Against Facebook Claiming Patent Infringement

BlackBerry has filed a lawsuit against Facebook, alleging patent infringement.
According to CNN, BlackBerry claimed in their lawsuit “that the social media companies developed messaging applications that ‘co-opt BlackBerry’s innovations’ by using patented features touching on security, the user interface, and battery life.”

BlackBerry Classic and its iconic physical keyboard will no longer be part of the Canadian company's product portfolio

State Dept. Says BlackBerries Issued to Clinton Aides Were Probably ‘Destroyed or Excessed’

The State Department believes Mills and Abedin were issued phones, but they haven’t found them lying around the office anywhere, so let’s just run through what the standard procedures would have been to satisfy the judge. For good measure, our almighty mega-government does not believe it ever gave a secure BlackBerry to Secretary Clinton herself… which is funny, because she ostentatiously had herself photographed using one.

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