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In the case of BlackBerry purveyor Research In Motion
Certainly, Research In Motion's impressive first-quarter earnings report is underpinning new optimism. After all, the company made the financial equivalent of the triple play: topping revenue estimates and earnings estimates, and again upping its guidance for the coming year. The string of strong quarters is chiseling away at pessimism founded mostly on the belief that competing products from big names like Apple
But here's my take: If the Apple iPod can mercilessly pummel dozens of imitators (including heavyweight Microsoft
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