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The $16.6 billion deal will see the companies combine their networking and telecoms strengths.
The acquisition will give BlackBerry access to more corporations and government agencies that use AtHoc's crisis communications software.
The parent of the wireless carrier gains a set of new online advertising tools in the deal, as well as media sites such as The Huffington Post.
Customers in the US, UK and elsewhere will no longer be restricted to ordering the watch online.
On July 1, the payment-services company will start offering buyer protections for services, e-books, software downloads, digital music and much more.
Retailer's customers can use the mobile-payments system to complete transactions on its app, with in-store capability coming later this year.
Just three months after launch, the Internet price-club Jet has eliminated its $50 membership charge.
Instead of hurting smartphone sales, the new installment plans are actually becoming more popular than the standard two-year subsidized agreement, says Kantar analyst Carolina Milanesi.
The social network will have to contend with a class-action lawsuit over its refusal to provide refunds when children spend money on the site without the permission of their parents.