As Blackberry gets closer to its ‘Palm’ moment with close to 10,000 in layoffs and a billion dollar write down it needs to find a foreign buyer fast. But one piece of legislation may get in its way.
During RIM’s darkest hour in 2012, one Silicon Valley investor was putting together a bid to take the company private and save Blackberry with an all-star developer team.
Blackberry does a 180, sidetracks from the original plan to update Playbook tablets to the new BB10 platform.
Shares at BlackBerry, formerly called Research In Motion, fell by several percentage points today after investment banking firm Goldman Sachs cut the company's rating.
Blackberry fans, if you are on the Sprint network take note that Sprint will not be offering the Z10 in their lineup of Blackberry smartphones but only the Q10 model.
BlackBerry, formerly known as Research In Motion, may have sold significantly less of its new BlackBerry Z10 smartphone than previously expected, news that will dampen investor confidence in a turnaround at the Canadian company.
Canadian smartphone firm Research In Motion (RIM) has ditched its ambiguous title for the more well-known moniker of its mobile operating system, BlackBerry.
Research In Motion (RIM), now known as BlackBerry, has launched its highly anticipated BlackBerry 10 operating system, along with two new smartphones, the BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10.
There's no getting around the fact that RIM has been going through some very bad times with just about every tech pundit calling for the final stake to be driven through the company. The problem is that, unlike Nokia, the upcoming release of the Blackberry Z10 and its new operating system could see a serious
Lenovo is considering a takeover bid for Canadian BlackBerry maker RIM, which is just about to launch its latest operating system version and product line.
Research In Motion (RIM) and Nokia Corporation have officially ended their patent dispute and have announced a settlement deal that includes RIM obtaining the rights to Nokia's WLAN patented technologies.
The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency has indicated that it will be testing BlackBerry 10 devices next year, signalling a potential restoration of government confidence in RIM's platform.
Despite the market only booming in the last few years, the smartphone is 20 years old today, but modern devices have come a long way since then.
Research In Motion (RIM) is finally ready to put BlackBerry back on the map with the launch of BlackBerry 10 on 30 January at events throughout the world, with the first two devices powered by the revamped mobile operating system slated to be unveiled that day.
A recently released study summarizes the third quarter smartphone market. Guess who came out on top?
Investors were more or less stunned on Thursday, when RIM's quarterly results were released. Today, more hope emerged for the struggling company as share prices increased 8%, buying the company more wiggle space for the sales of BlackBerry 10 next year.
The world's favorite, or else not-so-favorite wireless underdog suffered an outage today, curiously similar to one which occurred last year, about the same time of the year.
IBM is interested in buying the enterprise business of Research In Motion (RIM), the struggling maker of the BlackBerry, according to a number of sources.
RIM has been granted a major patent on the keyboard and text-input features of its upcoming BlackBerry 10 smartphones.
Research In Motion (RIM) is to sell one of its corporate jets in order to raise much-needed funds, while the company has also suggested that the delay of BlackBerry 10 might not be such a bad thing after all.