As RIM weighs its options, shouldn’t you be doing the same?

RIM's ship is sinking. The company announced its second straight losing quarter, and plans to let a significant number of employees go. It has also reportedly enlisted the support of J.P. Morgan Securities

Published on: May 31st, 2012 Tony Bradley

RIM admits to staging Australia anti-Apple protest

Research In Motion admitted Tuesday that it was behind a staged protest outside a Sydney, Australia Apple Store last week. "We can confirm that the Australian 'Wake Up' campaign, which involves a series of experiential activities

Published on: May 2nd, 2012 Ed Oswald

First look at BlackBerry 10 alpha

Research in Motion still has a long way to go before launching its first BlackBerry 10 smartphones, but the company is hoping to tide fans over with a sneak peak at the operating

Published on: May 1st, 2012 JR Raphael

RIM unveils low-cost BlackBerry for emerging markets

Research In Motion will start selling in India from Thursday a low-cost smartphone with the BlackBerry 7 OS that will soon be offered in other emerging markets. The 10,990 Indian rupees (US$210) BlackBerry

Published on: April 18th, 2012 John Ribeiro

RIM releases Mobile Fusion for Android, iOS device management

Research in Motion Ltd. released its BlackBerry Mobile Fusion solution today for mobile device management across various operating systems.Theproduct, first announced in November, enables BlackBerry, iOS andAndroid devices to be managed using asingle

Published on: April 3rd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

RIM unveils mini keyboard for PlayBook

An accessory keyboard is now available for the PlayBook.Research in Motion Inc. confirmedtoday that it's introducing aBluetooth-enabled mini keyboard for its BlackBerry tablet, news thatwas unwittingly leaked via information posted on the Web

Published on: March 13th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

RIM’s positive day turns downward on analyst warning

Although today started out on a high note for Research In Motion, it looks like Monday may end on a low note, at least where the Waterloo, Ont. company's share price is concerned.The

Published on: March 5th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

RIM’s PlayBook 2.0 OS finally out but is it too late?

Almost a year after the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet was introduced, Research In Motion has delivered a new OS that brings a native e-mail client to the device. PlayBook OS 2.0 is probably what

Published on: February 21st, 2012 Daniel Ionescu

RIM continues slide in smartphone market share: Gartner

Apple Inc. saw record sales of its iPhone during the fourth quarter of 2011, becoming the world’s top smartphone vendor as Research in Motion (RIM) recorded disappointing results, according to Gartner Inc.The Stamford,

Published on: February 15th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Waterloo still a top tech hub despite RIM’s slide

Waterloo will thrive, not just survive, despite the recent turmoil and management shakeup at Research in Motion, the leader of the city's local tech startup incubator says.The southwestern Ontario city has become somewhat

Published on: January 26th, 2012 Christine Wong

RIM flubbed on helping small firms cope with employee devices: analysts

Research in Motion has already missed the SMB sweet spot created by the BYOD trend and new CEO Thorsten Heins will have to play catch up to recover, some analysts say.In his first

Published on: January 25th, 2012 Christine Wong

The first ‘to do’ item for RIM’s new marketing chief [Express IT]

As the new CEO of Research in Motion, one of Thorsten Heins' first orders of business will be to hire a new chief marketing officer to try and bolster the BlackBerry brand.After several

Published on: January 24th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Video Rewind: Lazaridis addresses BlackBerry Developers Conference

The tech world was buzzing yesterday over the resignation of Research in Motion co-CEOs Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis. Company executive Thorsten Heins stepped up to take on the CEO role. It wasn't

Published on: January 24th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

10 facts about new BlackBerry boss Thorsten Heins

BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) yesterday appointed a brand new chief executive officer and president, Thorsten Heins. The move follows months of pressure from RIM shareholders and others to oust former RIM co-CEOs,

Published on: January 23rd, 2012 Al Sacco