BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins at BlackBerry World 2013© 2013 IT World Canada

Published: September 26th, 2013


Fairfax wants $1B from backers for BlackBerry purchase

Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd., the company leading the move to snap up BlackBerry Ltd., wants more than US$1 billion of...

September 25th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

BlackBerry ponders going private: Report

BlackBerry ponders going private: Report

A number of financially-troubled publicly-traded IT companies have decided that going private is the best way for them to overhaul...

August 9th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Telus, Bell almost tied in wireless subscribers

Telus, Bell almost tied in wireless subscribers

The country’s two biggest phone companies delivered another quarter of sold financial results driven by soaring wireless business. Telus Corp....

August 8th, 2013 nestor e arellano

OpenText creating new integrated suites

One of the country's biggest software companies is embarking on a big overhaul of its products. OpenText Corp., which makes...

July 31st, 2013 Howard Solomon

Celestica’s earnings not bad after losing BlackBerry

Celestica’s earnings not bad after losing BlackBerry

A year after losing one of its most lucrative customers, Toronto electronics manufacturer Celestica Inc., (TSX: CLS) appears to be...

July 26th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Smart phone users push Rogers

Smart phone users push Rogers

Expansion of its post-paid wireless phone service customer base by more than 98,000 as well as growth in its cable and media...

July 24th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Yahoo staging a comeback?

Yahoo staging a comeback?

It was an Internet pioneer but in recent years Yahoo Inc., has been regarded as an online afterthought.This week though...

July 17th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

RIM back in the red

  Reseach In Motion’s progress to being a serious force in again in smart phones remains slow following the release...

June 28th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Apple CEO could lose 2.9 million in new reward plan

Apple CEO could lose 2.9 million in new reward plan

The compensation committee of Apple Inc.’s board of directors has approved an amendment to the restricted stock units (RSU) awarded...

June 25th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano