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Co-Founders Lazaridis, Fregin Contemplating BlackBerry Buyout
2013-10-12 08:16:27

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online BlackBerry’s co-founders are reportedly expressing interest in re-assuming control of the troubled smartphone manufacturer formerly known as Research In Motion (RIM), various media outlets are reporting. According to Rob Gillies of the Associated Press (AP), Mike Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin, who currently own eight percent of the company they originally founded in 1984, have filed paperwork with the US Securities and...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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