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RIM makes cloud software firm acquisition – report

Canadian smartphone maker Research in Motion has reportedly acquired Irish Software firm NewBay in a $100m deal, Irish Times has reported. NewBay develops software for use on mobile phones which enables users to create and share digital content such as pictures and videos, as well as updating social networks. The Blackberry maker plans to keep NewBay's software development centre in Dublin, which will be the first facility for the Canadian firm in Ireland.