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Just How Badly Is RIM's BlackBerry Doing?

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada Business

New smartphone sales numbers from research firm IDC show BlackBerry lagging far behind Android and Apple devices in global second-quarter sales.Androi...

And The Canadian Smartphone Winner Is..

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.17.2012 | Canada Business

Canadians are flocking to buy smartphones running on Google’s Android platform, putting the operating system ahead of Apple and BlackBerry in the Ca...

Will RIM's Road Show Sell Carriers On The New BlackBerry 10?

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.23.2012 | Canada Business

Some of Canada's biggest wireless carriers finally got a glimpse of the new BlackBerry smartphones this week, as part of Research In Motion's worldwid...

Look How Far, How Fast RIM Has Fallen

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada Business

Research In Motion has fallen so far, so fast that its BlackBerry devices now account for only one per cent of web traffic in North America, and the c...

A Rare Bit Of Good News For RIM

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2012 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - Research in Motion says a California judge has overturned a ruling on a patent-infringement case involving mobile device management c...

Banks Winners, One Notable Loser Among Canada's Biggest Brands

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada Business

Banks and financial institutions dominate the list of Canada’s biggest brands, according to the latest report from a brand valuation consultancy, bu...

BlackBerry 10 No Help As RIM Shares Touch Record Lows

CP | Posted 05.03.2012 | Canada Business

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Canadian company that revolutionized the mobile phone industry spent a very expensive week trying to sell the idea that the Black...

The BlackBerry 10 Prototype Has Arrived!

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.01.2012 | Canada Business

ORLANDO, Fla. - The chief executive of Research In Motion stood before the developers who could play a crucial role in the company's future and gave t...

RIM Going 'Out Of Business': Analyst

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Business

With last week’s dismal quarterly earnings report beginning to sink in, analysts are sounding even more pessimistic about Research In Motion than th...

What RIM's Failing Says About Canada

Jonathan Naymark | Posted 05.29.2012 | Canada Business
Jonathan Naymark

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

CP | LuAnn LaSalle and Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.28.2012 | Canada Business

Jim Balsillie, the brash, hockey-loving executive who helped build Research in Motion into a global force with the BlackBerry smartphones, is retiring...

Apple's Core Strength In Suppliers

CP | Peter Svensson, The Associated Press | Posted 05.08.2012 | Canada Business

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 newe...

WATCH: RIM Puts BlackBerrys Through The Ringer

The Huffington Post Canada | Ilan Mester | Posted 02.07.2012 | Canada Business

If you’ve ever wondered what your BlackBerry can handle before it stops working altogether, Research In Motion has the answers. The Waterloo-based ...

Dick Cheney's Old Company Ditches BlackBerry For Apple

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2012 | Canada Business

Energy services giant Halliburton Co.'s move to replace BlackBerry smartphones with Apple's iPhones continues a trend that has been eating away at Res...

Marry Me, BlackBerry: A Valentine's Day Request

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada Living
Kathy Buckworth

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.

Can These 'Superheroes' Rescue RIM?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.31.2012 | Canada Business

If Research In Motion can't turn around its flailing smartphone business, the company may yet have a future producing Saturday morning cartoons. RI...

RIM Has 'Lost It,' Investor Says As Pressure Mounts For Change

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.03.2012 | Canada Business

UPDATE: Research In Motion stock jumped 6 per cent Thursday as investors took in reports the company is planning to shake up its top management. RIM s...

Business Newsmakers Of The Year: Notorious RIM

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.02.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - A long, slow slide into notoriety made 2011 a sorely trying year for Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis, the two men at the top of BlackBerry...

RIM Shares Spike On Takeover Talk

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.20.2012 | Canada Business

With more takeover rumours roiling around Research In Motion and lifting its stock price, analysts said Wednesday there's little chance the struggling...

What RIM Needs To Do To Compete In 2012

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - BlackBerry maker Research In Motion will likely have but one goal in 2012: stop the terrible skid that started a year ago before it gets ho...

New Setback For RIM As Court Bans Trademark

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.05.2012 | Canada Business


Canada 'Still A BlackBerry Nation'

CP | Posted 12.01.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Google's share of the Canadian smartphone market doubled between June to September while Research in Motion and Apple slipped, according to ...

RIM Denies Reports Of New BlackBerry Outage

CBC | Posted 01.07.2012 | Canada Business

Research In Motion denies reports that its BlackBerry network was hit by an outage Monday, saying any interruptions that smartphone users experienced ...

RIM Shares Hit 6-Year Low

CBC | Posted 01.01.2012 | Canada Business

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 deb...

Will This App-ease BlackBerry's Furious Customers

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2011 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Research In Motion hasn't calculated the final price tag for last week's global BlackBerry email, text and Internet outage or how it will a...