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Facebook Messenger Permissions Come Down To Trust

Kris Constable | Posted 10.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Kris Constable

The risk is, we don't know when Facebook, or any app, actually uses these permissions, and I don't think we want to find out after-the-fact that it's been recording me since I installed it, just to sell to advertisers. So until Google improves the Android architecture by allowing us more control over what permissions an app can access at any given time, it comes down to trust.

RIM Shares Nosedive After Analyst Downgrades

CBC | Posted 11.21.2011 | Canada Business

Shares in Waterloo, Ont.-based Research in Motion fell more than six per cent Monday after an analyst scaled back his estimate for company earnings. ...

RIM Platform Loses Half Its U.S. Market Share In One Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.31.2011 | Canada Business

Research In Motion has seen half of its share of the U.S. mobile platform market disappear in the past year, according to an analysis of the cell phon...

New BlackBerrys To Run Android Apps

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.24.2011 | Canada Business

Embattled BlackBerry maker Research In Motion will release cell phones next year that are compatible with Google’s Android operating system, says a ...

After Google-Motorola Deal, All Eyes Turn To RIM

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.15.2011 | Canada Business

The Microsoft BlackBerry? That may be jumping the gun a bit, but one of the possible outcomes of today’s announcement that Google is buying Motor...

Can BlackBerry Survive The Smartphone Wars?

The Huffington Post | Peter Nowak | Posted 07.26.2011 | Canada Business

What's wrong with Research In Motion? That could be the question after financial analysts downgraded the BlackBerry maker's stock and reviewers panned...