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BBM downloads for iOS, Android surpasses 5M hits

Next 5 million in line – your turn! That was the tweet that appeared at 10:16 pm last night on...

October 22nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


BlackBerry still the choice of security conscious IT pros

BlackBerry Ltd. may be facing some tough challenges in pushing its latest line of smart phones but for some security...

October 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

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Is Lenovo mulling BlackBerry bid?

Could Lenovo Group Ltd. be positioning itself to make a bid for BlackBerry Ltd.? There were reports today that the...

October 17th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

The BlackBerry Z30

KPMG Italy orders 3,500 BlackBerry 10 phones

BlackBerry Ltd. got a much needed vote of confidence from KPMG Italy, which announced today that it will be purchasing some...

October 16th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Lazaridis, Fregin mulling bid for BlackBerry

BlackBerry Ltd. co-founders Michael Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin have hired global investment firms Goldman Sachs and Centerview Partners to review...

October 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Six ways to save RIM

Sell off the acquisitionsThis is, in fact, exactly what RIM announced on Aug. 14: It was putting some of its...

August 14th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Parting gifts: Top CEO severance packages in IT

Parting gifts: Top CEO severance packages in IT

Eric SchmidtEric Schmidt raked in a hefty $100 million when he stepped down as Google CEO. (Image courtesy Guillaume Paumier)...

August 14th, 2013 Ganesh

BlackBerry remedy for BYOD malady

BlackBerry remedy for BYOD malady

Bring-your-own-device strategies may have benefited a lot of enterprise companies but as the Canadian Diabetes Association recently found out, it’s...

July 8th, 2013 nestor e. arellano


No BB 10 upgrade for PlayBook: Heins

Hopes of PlayBook tablet users that their device would find a new lease on life with the BlackBerry 10 operating...

June 28th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano