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Research in Motion is now simply “BlackBerry”

For RIM, you are what you eat. The latest twist for tumbling company Research in Motion, they’ve chosen to change their...
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Is this the Blackberry 10?

  Blackberry news blog N4BB has published what is believed to be the first image of the Blackberry 10 L-Series smartphone....
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Interview with RIM CEO discusses the cataclysmic downfall of the company

Blackberry Keyboard via Shutterstock In some ways, it’s simply a matter of circumstance. In others, it was missteps on their part...
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RIM is not in a “death spiral” according to their CEO

Research In Motion has been the whipping post for tech bloggers for a couple of years, now. We’ve taken our own...
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Should Microsoft buy Research in Motion?

Here’s how it all breaks down: It doesn’t take an astute observer to realize that RIM is dying. It takes even...
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RIM isn’t restructuring. It’s dying.

There was an exchange between James T. Kirk and Spock regarding a proposed bailout of the beleaguered Klingon Empire. Kirk: Don’t...
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Could Amazon have saved RIM?

First and foremost, RIM is dying. Anyone with knowledge of their situation knows that they have already lost the war against...
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The “Blackberry Down” compensation is an apps package, not cash

In lieu of a refund or cash considerations, Research In Motion (RIM) is offering an apps package normally valued at around...
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Android, iOS approach 70% combined smartphone market share

The drive towards domination of the smartphone market continues for Apple and Google as they approach a combined 70% choke hold....
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It’s time to call it: The Blackberry will never rise again

For the past couple of years, we have been waiting to see whether Research in Motion, the makers of the Blackberry,...
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Potential iPad Killer, Blackberry Playbook, Will Cost $499

Most of the iPad’s competition has been inferior and higher priced, which has resulted in numerous failures to create a true...
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Eyes-On With the Blackberry Playbook: Rough, But Impressive

Earlier today, I was lucky enough to catch a too-brief glimpse of RIM’s 7″ Playbook tablet when David Neale, VP for...
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RIM Flaunts Flashier Browser – Apple Fans Gon’ Hate

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s72rGDUn2uo You just hit ‘play’ on a video touting the PlayBook’s allegedly ‘faster’ and all-around more awesome browser than the iPad’s....
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Three Ways The Playbook Can Compete With the iPad

When rumors that RIM, the makers of the Blackberry, were about to announce a tablet, you could have been forgiven for...
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PlayBook to Launch for ‘under $500’

According to RIM’s co.CEO Jim Balsillie, the BlackBerry PlayBook will launch in Q1 2011 – and cost less than $500. That...
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Apple Ousts RIM In Worldwide Smart Phone Share

Not only does Apple get to celebrate its future release of OS X Lion and the hype surrounding the new Macbook...
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Jobs Rants At Q4 Earnings Results

Steve Jobs rarely appears at Apple’s financial conferences, but when he does, oh boy, lookout. Steve Jobs isn’t shy by any...
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RIM Planning to Release iPad Competitor Blackpad in November

Blackberry is hoping to get all up in the iPad’s business with a new tablet device being released in November, claim...
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