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What RIM's Failing Says About Canada

Is it Canada itself which prevented the Blackberry from playing in the big-boy sandbox? No world domination please, we're Canadian. The Blackberry is like the technological version of Lester Pearson's peacekeepers, a fine and dandy tool during times of peace, but useless throughout a period of prolonged technological upheaval.

RIM Laying Off High-Level Execs: Report

Jim Balsillie, the brash, hockey-loving executive who helped build Research in Motion into a global force with the BlackBerry smartphones, is retiring from the struggling technology company as its new...

Apple's Core Strength In Suppliers

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Apple certainly has lots of buzz and corporate cache behind its products, but there's a hidden — almost mundane — reason its newest iPad is likely to dominate the competition: the adv...

Marry Me, BlackBerry: A Valentine's Day Request

It provides me with comfort, advice, laughs and, most importantly, companionship. The phenomenon is fairly easy to understand: Receiving an incoming email message is akin to having a note passed to you in class from the cutest boy in school. You have to look at it. Especially when you are in a situation where you can't.

RIM Shares Spike On Takeover Talk

With more takeover rumours roiling around Research In Motion and lifting its stock price, analysts said Wednesday there's little chance the struggling BlackBerry maker will be acquired in the near fut...

Canada 'Still A BlackBerry Nation'

TORONTO - Google's share of the Canadian smartphone market doubled between June to September while Research in Motion and Apple slipped, according to a report by measurement firm comScore. About eight...

RIM Shares Hit 6-Year Low

Shares in Waterloo, Ont.-based Research In Motion hit a six-year low Tuesday on a day when markets sold off sharply on concerns about the European debt crisis. RIM stock traded as low as $19.30 before...

RIM Delivers More Bad News

Shares of Waterloo, Ont.-based Research In Motion plummeted Thursday after it reported that net profit plunged by more than half in its second quarter. RIM shares were down $5.31, or 18 per cent, at...

Embattled RIM Launches New BlackBerry Line

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Research In Motion is unveiling five new BlackBerrys with touchscreens, as it hopes to revive the line's dwindling appeal in the face of competition from the iPhone and Android smartp...

RIM Directors Get Vote Of Confidence

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- WATERLOO, Ont. - Research In Motion co-chief executives Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis sounded a somewhat apologetic note in front of shareholders Tuesday, acknowledging a numb...

Should RIM Look To Reboot Its Structure?

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- MONTREAL - Expectations are high that Research In Motion will spell out how it will fend off competition from Apple and Android smartphones with a new generation of BlackBerrys w...