Articles By Al Sacco

How cell coverage was boosted at Boston’s TD Garden

How cell coverage was boosted at Boston’s TD Garden

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- U.S. wireless carrier AT&T has finished installing Boston's first indoor, LTE-capable Distributed Antenna System (DAS), designed to...

May 22nd, 2012 Al Sacco
10 things to know about RIM CEO Thorsten Heins

10 things to know about RIM CEO Thorsten Heins

BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) yesterday appointed a brand new chief executive officer and president, Thorsten Heins. The move follows...

January 23rd, 2012 Al Sacco
Pros and cons of selling the BlackBerry brand

Pros and cons of selling the BlackBerry brand

Rumours about a potential sale of BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) have been circulating for months, due largely to...

December 22nd, 2011 Al Sacco
Opinion: Mobile predictions for 2012

Opinion: Mobile predictions for 2012

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Chances are, you've probably read a few 2012 technology predictions by now, or at least heard about...

December 13th, 2011 Al Sacco
RIM improves social networking for enterprises, consumers

RIM improves social networking for enterprises, consumers

It wasn't too long ago when mega-social-network Facebook was only an experimental service used by a group of Harvard students....

May 15th, 2011 Al Sacco
What BlackBerry admins should know about PlayBook

What BlackBerry admins should know about PlayBook

The BlackBerry PlayBook is not just for business users; according to Research In Motiond Ltd. representatives on hand at the...

January 12th, 2011 Al Sacco
RIM patches another flaw in BlackBerry Enterprise Server

RIM patches another flaw in BlackBerry Enterprise Server

Research In Motion Ltd. yesterday released an "interim security update" for BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) 5.0 Service Pack 2 (SP2) for Microsoft...

October 14th, 2010 Al Sacco
RIM fires back at iPhone 4 with ‘Torch’ smart phone

RIM fires back at iPhone 4 with ‘Torch’ smart phone

BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion Ltd. and U.S. wireless carrier AT&T on Tuesday officially announced the new 3G BlackBerry Torch 9800 smart...

August 3rd, 2010 Al Sacco
RIM hit with another U.S. patent complaint

RIM hit with another U.S. patent complaint

BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion Ltd. has been hit with yet another patent-infringement complaint in relation to its handhelds and associated software,...

December 4th, 2009 Al Sacco
BlackBerry development tools in Adobe CS5

BlackBerry development tools in Adobe CS5

Research In Motion (RIM) -- which makes BlackBerry -- and Adobe Systems have announced an expanded partnership in which Adobe's...

November 10th, 2009 Al Sacco