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Foursquare Updates Its BlackBerry App, Adds NFC Communication Foursquare Updates Its BlackBerry App, Adds NFC Communication

All you ever hear about these days is iOS this or Android that. What about the good ol’ BlackBerry? I owned one for years and I still miss its amazing keyboard. Well, at least one company hasn’t forgotten the BlackBerry …

First BlackBerry 10 Phone Coming In October? First BlackBerry 10 Phone Coming In October?
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The first of Research In Motion’s long-awaited BlackBerry 10 smartphones may be coming in October, according to a recent report. The latest update to the BlackBerry platform was originally slated to launch late last year, but has seen repeated delays. …

Angry Birds Space HD Get Blackberry Playbook Release Angry Birds Space HD Get Blackberry Playbook Release

Angry Birds Space, the highly popular game from Rovio, has been tearing up the charts on the iPhone, iPad and android devices for over a month now. Well today we finally got the news that it is now available for …

Apple Aims iPhone At Business Market With New Page Apple Aims iPhone At Business Market With New Page

When Apple first announced the iPhone in 2007, the smartphone market was primarily business-oriented. Sure, you’d find the occasional ordinary consumer with a BlackBerry or a Palm Treo, but most consumers weren’t worried about checking their email or managing their …

BlackBerry Curve 9220 Comes To India BlackBerry Curve 9220 Comes To India
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Research In Motion has launched the BlackBerry Curve 9220 in India, the company announced today. The Cuvre 9220 is meant to be an affordable and easy-to-use option for Indian customers who want a BlackBerry. The Curve 9220 will hit stores …

RIM May Hire A Financial Adviser To Help Solve Its Problems RIM May Hire A Financial Adviser To Help Solve Its Problems

Research In Motion, the long-suffering maker of the BlackBerry smartphone platform, is reportedly looking into hiring a financial adviser to help it navigate out of its current troubles. Late last month the company released its fourth quarter earnings report, and …

RIM Exec Clarifies Claims About PlayBook Sideloading RIM Exec Clarifies Claims About PlayBook Sideloading

Last week on Twitter Alec Saunders, Vice President of Developer Relations for RIM, stirred up some controversy with statements about future support for sideloading in the next version of the BlackBerry PlayBook operating system. In case you’re not familiar, sideloading …

Infographic Compares App Store Figures Infographic Compares App Store Figures

Key Comparisons: iTunes is by far the most profitable platform in terms of apps sold. Google Play has nearly as many apps, but over 79% of them have been downloaded less than a hundred times. only 4.6% have been downloaded …

BlackBerry Still U.S. Government’s First Choice BlackBerry Still U.S. Government’s First Choice
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Politicians and their aides will have to wait a little while longer to blend in with the cool kids. Even though several high profile clients have dropped BlackBerry as the company-issue phone, the U.S. government has pledged to hold on …

RIM Losing More Execs Following Poor Earnings Report RIM Losing More Execs Following Poor Earnings Report
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Late last month Research In Motion, makers of BlackBerry smartphones and tablets, announced the departure of several of their top executives following a dismal earnings report. Former co-CEO Jim Balsillie left his position on RIM’s board, while CTO David Yach …

BlackBerry Mobile Fusion Brings BlackBerry Security Features To iOS, Android BlackBerry Mobile Fusion Brings BlackBerry Security Features To iOS, Android
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Last year we brought you news that RIM was developing BlackBerry Mobile Fusion, a software solution that brings BlackBerry-stye device and software management to iOS and Android phones. There was little information at the time on when BlackBerry Mobile Fusion …

Twitter For BlackBerry Upgrade Integrates BBM, Makes Sharing Links Easier Twitter For BlackBerry Upgrade Integrates BBM, Makes Sharing Links Easier
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Today, the Twitter for BlackBerry app gets an upgrade. Version 3.0 is now available to download at the BlackBerry app world for device software 5.0 and above. Probably the biggest thing to come with this update is the new connection …

The Rise and Fall of RIM [Infographic] The Rise and Fall of RIM [Infographic]

When Research In Motion, onetime king of the smartphone mountain, released its 2011 fourth quarter earnings report last week, things didn’t look good for the company. Along with the release of the earnings report came an announcement that the company …

RIM Insists They Are Not Abandoning Consumer Market RIM Insists They Are Not Abandoning Consumer Market

RIM has issued a statement insisting it is not exiting the consumer smartphone market, despite reports from numerous media outlets. When RIM’s earnings report for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2011 was published yesterday, it painted a bleak picture …

RIM Will Abandon The Consumer Market, Focus On Enterprise RIM Will Abandon The Consumer Market, Focus On Enterprise

As we told you yesterday, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion released its earnings report for the fourth quarter of the 2011 fiscal year, and the news was not good. The company, which stood unchallenged at the top of the smartphone …

RIM Earnings Released: Q4 Revenue Down 25%, Full-Year Down 7% RIM Earnings Released: Q4 Revenue Down 25%, Full-Year Down 7%

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) just released its fourth quarter and year-end of fiscal 2012 earnings. For Q4, the company reported a 19% drop in revenue from $5.2 billion in the third quarter to $4.2 billion. That’s also down …

Canada Surpasses 10 Million Smartphone Users Canada Surpasses 10 Million Smartphone Users

According to a report by eMarketer, smartphone users in Canada will surpass 10 million in 2012, while the penetration rate will grow closer to 50%. eMarketer also predicts that Canada will rival the U.S. in smartphone users, in regards to …

RIM Giving Developers Next BlackBerry In May RIM Giving Developers Next BlackBerry In May

Poor RIM, they have been nothing but down lately. The company is hoping to make a turnaround in a big way with their new handset release. Developers will find out before anybody else if their new product could truly turn …

Apple Beats BlackBerry In RIM’s Backyard Apple Beats BlackBerry In RIM’s Backyard

In the years since Apple first unveiled the iPhone in 2007, things have been getting steadily worse for Research In Motion, the makers of the once-ubiquitous BlackBerry line of smartphones. As the iPhone and Android-based smartphones have become more popular, …

What About BlackBerry Mobile Device Management? What About BlackBerry Mobile Device Management?

Research in Motion (RIM) has released a statement regarding their mobile device management solutions and where the company is headed in general. They seek to inform their consumers that they aren’t out of the game, but adapting and providing new …

ATF To Switch From BlackBerry To iPhone ATF To Switch From BlackBerry To iPhone

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives has become the most recent organization to abandon Research In Motion’s BlackBerry platform in favor of Apple’s iPhone. According to a recent interview, the agency is planning to “delete the BlackBerry from …