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AT&T's 9/11 Tweet Is Bad News For BlackBerry

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada Business

U.S. phone giant AT&T pulled a controversial tweet yesterday after critics accused it of being insensitive to 9/11 victims. The tweet featured an i...

BlackBerry Phones? Worthless. BlackBerry Messenger? Not So Much

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.27.2013 | Canada Business

BlackBerry is exploring spinning off its popular BBM messenger service into a separate company, further evidence that the once-dominant smartphone com...

BlackBerry Cuts 100 More Jobs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2013 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry (TSX:BB) confirms it's cutting about 100 jobs this week as part of the second phase of its previously announced transforma...

Look How Far The Mighty Have Fallen

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.08.2013 | Canada Business

BlackBerry’s much-publicized new smartphones have done little to stop the company’s global decline, at least for the moment, according to new rese...

Prices SLASHED!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.12.2013 | Canada Business

BlackBerry shares stumbled Friday as news broke U.S. retailers have started offering deep discounts on the recently-launched BlackBerry Z10 line of ph...

Patience, Please, We're Not Done Yet

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2013 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry chief executive Thorsten Heins stood before shareholders of the smartphone maker on Tuesday and asked for patience as the ...

Nine Ways Blackberry Could Be a Better Company

Evan Kosiner | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada Business
Evan Kosiner

I'm Canadian. By default RIM (now "Blackberry") is one of our cherished Canadian companies. It's been going through transitional times with a changing market environment. Due to this, I've come up with a brief list of things that I would do if I was the CEO.

BlackBerry Shares DESTROYED On Earnings Report

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.28.2013 | Canada Business

UPDATE: Shares of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion slid in premarket trading after the company posted a loss in the first quarter and failed to bre...

BlackBerry To Do What Many Thought Was Impossible..

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A stronger vote of confidence for BlackBerry's future from analysts at RBC Capital Markets helped the smartphone company's stock rise nearly...

BlackBerry: Smartphones Still Safe

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2013 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry (TSX:BB) says it remains confident in the security of its smartphones after a newspaper reported that the British eavesdro...

Major Updgrade!

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.13.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Shares of BlackBerry (TSX:BB) rose nearly six per cent on Thursday following an upgrade of the company's stock rating from Societe Generale ...

New Low-Price Model?

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2013 | Canada Business

ORLANDO, Fla. - BlackBerry will pull out all the stops this week as the company welcomes thousands of industry players for BlackBerry Live, it's annua...

BlackBerry CEO: The Tablet Will Be Dead In 5 Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.30.2013 | Canada Business

The tablet computer has no future, BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins told Bloomberg in an interview. “In five years I don’t think there’ll be a r...

Ramping Down Production?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.25.2013 | Canada Business

BlackBerry has probably reduced production of its new Z10 line of phones due to poor early sales, a U.S. analyst has said. The news from Wedge Part...

Nothing Unusual About Number Of Returns, Says Analyst

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The new BlackBerry touchscreen smartphones are not being returned at an unusually high rate, despite suggestions to the contrary, according ...

BlackBerry Denies Smartphones Being Returned In Droves

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.12.2013 | Canada Business

BlackBerry is fighting back against what it says is a "false and misleading" analyst report that claims the company's new touchscreen smartphones are ...

Canada Gives Hundreds Of Millions To Spanish Telecom To Buy BlackBerrys

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.08.2013 | Canada Business

The government agency responsible for helping Canadian exporters find new markets has loaned $265 million to a giant Spanish telecom to buy BlackBerry...

Judge: BlackBerry Execs Incompetent, Not Fraudulent

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.02.2013 | Canada Business

A U.S. federal court judge in Manhattan has dismissed a class-action lawsuit against BlackBerry on the grounds that it was mismanagement, and not frau...

Heins: Many More BlackBerry Models On Their Way

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.29.2013 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry chief executive Thorsten Heins plans to unveil a broader array of new smartphones this year, catering to markets around th...

BlackBerry Shares Plummet As Phone Debuts In U.S.

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.22.2013 | Canada Business

UPDATE: BlackBerry shares fell steeply on Friday as the company launched its Z10 phone in the United States. Initial reports suggested there was a ...

BlackBerry CEO Disses iPhone, Says It’s Out Of Date

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada Business

Thorsten Heins, the CEO of BlackBerry, has some carefully chosen but still harsh words about competitor Apple. Speaking to an Australian business m...

Who Just Bought 1 Million BlackBerrys?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - Shares of BlackBerry (TSX:BB) rose more than eight per cent on Wednesday after the company announced it has sold one million of its n...

New BlackBerry Outselling iPhone, Samsung: Retailer

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada Business

The BlackBerry Z10 has been outselling Apple’s iPhone and Samsung’s Galaxy phones in Canada since it went on sale earlier this month, a major wire...

What do RIM, Arab Spring, Riots, Skype and Donkey Carts Have in Common?

Mike Rizkalla | Posted 04.24.2013 | Canada
Mike Rizkalla

On the heels of the successful launch of BlackBerry 10 and the re-boot and re-invention of the company, I can't help but think of the people that endu...

Bad News On BlackBerry Z10 Sales

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Analysts are split on the future of BlackBerry and its prospects for sales success, as Canaccord Genuity pulled back its expectations for th...