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Black Eyes for the Blackberry? A Complete Forensic Analysis of Research in Motion

Reggie Middleton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Reggie Middleton

Technology firms usually operate under a rapidly changing environment, and the price for falling behind the curve is nothing less than failure.

Empirical Evidence of Android Eating Apple

Reggie Middleton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Reggie Middleton

Despite increases in both the overall mobile market, Apple's smart phone shipments are showing a negative growth trend.

Blackberry-Saudi Arabia Deal To Add Server, Share Data Could Set Precedent

AP | ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — A preliminary agreement between the maker of the popular BlackBerry smart phone and the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which go...

Shooting the Messenger: Why BBM Shouldn't Be Banned!

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Faisal J. Abbas

For nearly a week now, it really seemed like nothing else mattered! Headline news every where, emails, phone conversation and public debates! I am of course referring to the recent 'Blackberry' crises that swept the world.

RIM.... Hmmm... Maybe RIP: Crackberries in the Smart Phone Wars...

Reggie Middleton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Reggie Middleton

This is an optimum time to be a smart phone consumer/user, for the competition in this field is red hot and the technology is excellent.

New BlackBerry, Android Upgrade Play Catch-Up with Apple

Larry Magid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

A few weeks ago, the big news in the smartphone world was that Apple set the world right by fixing the phone's dysfunctional antenna for free. This week, we're hearing from the other camps.

Blackberry Mum Over Outages

Jack Hidary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jack Hidary

Research in Motion (RIM) had nothing to say anywhere on its web site as most users across North America experienced outages.

Is There a Method to This Madness?

Greg Korn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Greg Korn

Patent litigation is about making money. There are companies who shake down accused infringers with patents that were never produced. So the companies who manufacture products must pay to save their business.

Blackberry Storm 2 Review: New Smartphone With Improved Touchscreen Unveiled (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

*See photos and video below* Research In Motion's Blackberry Storm 2, an upgraded version of the infamous Blackberry Storm, has been unveiled and Ve...

Blackberry App Store Launched

PC Magazine | Sascha Segan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Research In Motion launched the official BlackBerry App World application store today, giving BlackBerry owners an easy way to download new applicatio...

SEC Charges Top Two Execs From BlackBerry Maker Over Stock Options

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The co-CEOs and two other executives at BlackBerry maker Research in Motion Ltd. have been charged by the Securities and Exchange C...

Microsoft May Sell Bonds: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer November 21, 2008

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Microsoft is may issue bonds for the first time. Considering Microsoft has a top credit ranking from both the S&P and Moody's, if Redmond were to is...

Google's G1 Hits Market

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Google's first Android enabled phone, the G1, will go on sale today. Google has also made the code for Android available to developers through an Ap...

Unleashing Your BlackBerry's Inner iPhone

Wall Street Journal | Katherine Boehret | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

If you're a BlackBerry user, you're probably getting tired of hearing about all the things Apple's iPhone can do. Rumor even has it that a more iPhone...

That's Right iPhone. I'm Keeping My BlackBerry Curve

Joanna Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Joanna Stern

Tempted as I have been in the past year to snag an iPhone and switch teams, it will still be me and my BlackBerry. Why? Because I learned a few things about the iPhone the first time around.

Research In Motion, BlackBerry Company, Feeling Heat Of Apple Competition

ClusterStock | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Investor Faisal Laljee (Seeking Alpha) can't make heads or tails why Research In Motion (RIMM) has slipped from $145 to $115 after only a slight earni...

BlackBerry Company RIM Turns Big Profit, But Outlook Disappoints Analysts

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

TORONTO (Reuters) - Research In Motion (RIM.TO: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz)(RIMM.O: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) reported a higher ...

iPhone's Blackberry Assault: Why Apple Should Win

Times Online | Mark Frary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The first generation iPhone is admittedly a beautiful object but it is rare to find one in a business traveller's pocket. The screen is gorgeous, its ...

BlackBerry, iPhone Battle For Supremacy

New York Times | BRAD STONE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

STEVE JOBS, Apple's chief executive and field general, has Napoleonic dreams of global conquest for his 10-month-old wonder gadget, the iPhone. So it ...

IPhone Popularity Spurs Blackberry Sales

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

TORONTO — Not only did Research In Motion Ltd., the maker of the BlackBerry smart phone, see its profit more than double last quarter, it may ha...

Why Your IT Guy Hates Your iPhone

Wall Street Journal | Ben Worthen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In less than a year, the iPhone has won the hearts of users, who speak of the combination cellphone, Internet device and music player with reverence. ...

RIM On Fire: What Recession?

Silicon Alley Insider | Dan Frommer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Thought Apple's red-hot iPhone or the soft big-business IT spending Cisco reported would burn RIM's March quarter? Wrong! The company said today it wi...

BlackBerry Maker Sues Motorola

Wall Street Journal | Jessica E. Vascellaro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion Ltd. is suing rival Motorola, alleging that the company infringed on several of its patents and tried to extract "...

Recession Could Crush Palm, Hurt RIM, Ding Motorola: Citi

Silicon Alley Insider | Dan Frommer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

We already know that the softening U.S. economy has affected telecom carriers AT&T and Comcast. How about cellphone makers? Yep, they're at risk too. ...

BlackBerry Outage Caused by Upgrade

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The company behind the BlackBerry smart phones said a three-hour e-mail outage Monday was caused by an upgrade designed to increase c...