CTV news is reporting that BlackBerry designer, Research In Motion is in talks to pursue a sale to Microsoft. Microsoft is interested in taking over RIM to combat with Apple's new iPhone and Google's upcoming device. All this information is simply just a rumor at this time.
Timothy Ghriskey, chief investment officer at Solaris Asset Management LLC, said the RIM-Microsoft rumor filtered its way to his desk in Bedford Hills, N.Y.
“Yes, I have heard that. But I hear lots of rumours,” he said. “I just think it is very unlikely that Microsoft would buy this company. It would be so out of character for them to do something like this.”
You can read the full news article on CTV news website.