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2006-08-17 17:14:33

TORONTO -- Renewed talk of a multimedia-packed BlackBerry aimed at the consumer market boosted shares of Research In Motion Ltd. on Thursday, with the stock also lifted by an analyst upgrade. RIM, which has widely been rumored to be readying a retail-geared version of its BlackBerry e-mail device for launch in the coming months, rose $3.31, or 4.3 percent, to $81.03 on Nasdaq. In Toronto, the shares jumped C$4.19 to C$90.88. The launch of several new handsets later this year and in early...

Word of the Day
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.