TORONTO, June 19- BlackBerry Ltd reported a narrower than expected adjusted loss on Thursday even as revenue fell in the midst of the troubled smartphone maker's turnaround push. The Waterloo, Ontario- based company reported net income of $23 million, or 4 cents a share, compared with a loss of $84 million, or 16 cents, a year earlier.
TORONTO, June 18- BlackBerry Ltd reached a licensing deal with Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday that will let the Canadian smartphone maker offer some 240,000 Android applications from Amazon's app store on its lineup of BlackBerry 10 devices this fall.
TORONTO, June 18- BlackBerry Ltd has agreed a licensing deal with Amazon.com Inc that will let the Canadian smartphone maker offer some 240,000 Android applications from Amazon's app store on its line-up of BlackBerry 10 devices this fall.
Nextworth is a US company that takes old and damaged phones then sorts and refurbishes them to sell them wholesale for a profit.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
TORONTO, June 18- BlackBerry Ltd is set to unveil a licensing deal with Amazon.com Inc that will allow the Canadian smartphone maker to offer about 240,000 Android apps from Amazon's app store on BlackBerry's new devices, according to sources.
Amazon is expected to introduce a smartphone this week, a long-rumored project that aims to close any remaining gap between impulse and buying. The NYT reports.
Market volatility may pick up next week, as focus shifts to the Fed. Yet, the conflict in Iraq will also dominate the market if oil prices go higher.
Some of Friday midday movers:
Mobile device manager MobileIron is set to give public market investors a chance to bet on the future of the company.
WhatsApp may have shaken the telecoms industry to its core, putting the SMS text message in the shade. But Big Telecom is fighting back.
Apple's updates to its messaging service could spell trouble for WhatsApp and Facebook, according to "Fast Money" trader Dan Nathan.
BlackBerry was up 45 percent in the first three weeks of the year and now it's in negative territory for 2014. But, does it have a chance to come back?
Following the announcement of Facebook's $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp we saw some similar reasoning. Benedict Evans, of Andreessen Horowitz, a Facebook investor, said in a blog post the correct question was not about the $19 billion sticker price but rather "is this worth 10 percent of Facebook?"
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
BlackBerry CEO John Chen said the release of Apple's iPhone 6 could be good for the struggling smartphone maker.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen rates the chances of saving the once-ubiquitous BlackBerry handset as 80/20.
Of the 150 largest U.S. cities WalletHub ranked, here are the 5 best—and 5 worst—places for a college grad to move in search of a career.
Investors, take heed. From Apple to Comcast to Wal-Mart, some of the biggest corporate giants will be in the spotlight Wednesday at the Code Conference.
Mark Sue, MD & Communications Technology Analyst at RBC Capital Markets, explains why the success of BlackBerry's budget handset in Indonesia is crucial to the company's turnaround plan.