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Blackberry Mounts A Comeback With The Android-Based Priv

Sharon Vinderine | Posted 12.15.2015 | Canada Business
Sharon Vinderine

For all of you naysayers out there who think its too late for Blackberry and that they missed their opportunity, I'm here to tell you that the Priv might make you change your mind. Blackberry CEO John Chen has set a sales goal of five million units in the next year, and hitting that goal may keep Blackberry in the handheld market.

BlackBerry Reminisces About Its 'CrackBerry' Days

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.16.2015 | Canada Business

While BlackBerry's latest smartphone might look familiar, chief executive John Chen said Wednesday the new Classic model is hardly a "rehash" of old t...

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...

Q10 Has A Keyboard. What Else?

CBC | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada Business

It's not often that the fate of a company rests on one or two products, but after a few miserable years, that’s the situation BlackBerry finds itsel...

Is "Made in Canada" Enough to Sell BlackBerry 10?

Rachel Décoste | Posted 04.01.2013 | Canada Business
Rachel Décoste

All eyes are on Toronto today for Research In Motion's (now BlackBerry's) big reveal of the long-awaited, oft-delayed BlackBerry 10. Canadians are forced to put patriotism before their pocketbooks when considering the replacement of their current BlackBerry with the new one. The biggest barrier could be the staggering cost of breaking an existing cell-phone contract. So while many Canadians are rooting for BlackBerry, it will be no surprise to see them rooting from the sidelines.

Can It Redeem RIM?

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO, Cananda - Once a leader but now derided as a laggard, BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion hopes to regain the confidence of cynical smartphon...