Beleaguered “BlackBerry traded lower on Friday after the stock failed to maintain its earlier momentum following a low-key launch of the Z10 smartphone in the U.S.,” Sue Chang and Saumya Vaishampayan report for MarketWatch. “The Canadian telecom company launched its latest smartphone on Friday, the touch-screen Z10 phone but the device was met with subdued reception, particularly compared with the enthusiasm that usually greets smartphones from rivals Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co.”
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MacDailyNews Take: The only enthusiasm Samsung generates is for Pepto-Bismol and/or extended naps.
And beleaguered BlackBerry is iPhone roadkill. Dead Company Walking.
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