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The market research firm estimated 295.3 million units shipped worldwide during the second quarter of 2014, representing annual growth of 23.1 percent.
BlackBerry reiterated that spreadsheets will look swell on the Passport and that the device can work for well for employees in the financial services and healthcare industries.
First teased during its April Build conference, the Raspberry Pi-ish device is the result of combined efforts between Microsoft, Intel and product manufacturer CircuitCo.
Rackspace plans to utilize encryption and key management services from Vormetric's Transparent Encryption solution.
Faster growth in the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America saw the company's shipments rise year-over-year by 62 percent, but Western markets still shy away.
BlackBerry's acquisition of German software firm Secusmart is aimed at securing voice and data and putting better mobile security in every president and chancellor's hand.
The Chinese state industry and commerce administration is also looking at senior executives over claims it had not fully disclosed information about Windows and Office.
HP found 25 vulnerabilities per device including everything from TVs to thermostats to home alarms and scales.
The aim of DARPA's CORONET project, which included IBM, AT&T, Applied Communications Sciences and others, was to create technology that could string together cloud networks on the fly to keep the Internet and government running.