Blackberry through the years

Published on: August 14th, 2013 Ganesh

Heins previews RIM’s BB10 future

In an interview with All Things D, Research in Motion Ltd. CEO Thorsten Heins revealed the company will release six BlackBerry 10-based phones in Q1 of next year: three each of touchscreen and

Published on: August 21st, 2012 Dave Webb

Balsillie resigns as RIM tailspin continues

Research In Motion Ltd.’s tailspin is continuing. The Waterloo, On.-based BlackBerry maker [NASDAQ: RIMM] announced Thursday that after charges it lost $128 million in its fourth quarter, which ended March 3, and sold

Published on: March 29th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Year in review: March 2011

Despite being on medical leave with what was later revealed to be terminal pancreatic cancer, Steve Jobs appeared briefly at the launch of the Apple Inc.’s iPad 2 tablet computer in San Francisco.

Published on: January 4th, 2012 Dave Webb

PlayBook sales decline, RIM takes $485M charge

With the Research in Motion Ltd. PlayBook tablet selling for about half its original price, RIM said Friday it is taking a $485 million charge on its third-quarter books. RIM also said it

Published on: December 2nd, 2011 Matt Hamblen

Not much silver lining for RIM fans

It’s getting harder and harder to be RIM.If it’s not service outages, it’s shaky product launches or, worse yet, rumours of a buy-out at Waterloo, Ont.-based Research in Motion Ltd. The latest hit

Published on: November 1st, 2011 jd speedy

RIM pushes WebWorks for phone, PlayBook development

Research In Motion's BlackBerry WebWorks Application Platform lets developers use standard Web tools to create applications that work like native programs on RIM's smart phones and PlayBook tablets, company officials said Thursday. WebWorks,

Published on: February 18th, 2011 Stephen Lawson

Tablets are

While there is an interest in tablets in the enterprise sphere, one analyst expects the new form factor will be confined to secondary device, at best, for the next little while, at least.Despite

Published on: February 16th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

RIM to launch LTE, HSPA+ PlayBook tablets by year-end

Research In Motion (RIM) announced plans for two new versions of its PlayBook tablet at the World Mobile Congress on Monday -- although it hasn't even begun selling the two models it has

Published on: February 14th, 2011 Jeremy Kirk