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RIM Unveils Its New 4G BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet

Is this new PlayBook RIM's last hurrah in the tablet competition?

Smartphones of Summer: The 12 Hottest Handhelds

The 12 best high-end smartphones available this summer season, from handset makers Samsung, Motorola, Apple, HTC, Nokia and more.


California Jury Returns Verdict Against RIM in Patent Suit

A jury in California found Research In Motion had infringed a patent relating to wireless device management owned by assignment by Mformation Technologies.

RIM Downplays BlackBerry 10 Delays

Research in Motion's first BlackBerry 10 phones will miss the holiday shopping season, but according to the company's executives, it's not the end of the world.

Verizon to Sell BlackBerry Curve 9310 for $50 After Rebate

Smartphone will go on sale Thursday, with a two-year service plan.

BlackBerry App World Tops Three Billion Downloads, RIM Says

After months of bad news, Research In Motion had some positive news to share proclaiming that its app store, BlackBerry App World, recently passed three billion app downloads.


RIM Boss Says Company Isn't in 'Death Spiral'

Thorsten Heins said that the company is 'very, very challenged at the moment' but that it was going through a transitional period.

RIP, BlackBerry

Alas, poor BlackBerry, I knew it well. Apologies for quoting Hamlet, but it seems appropriate.

Tablet Flops, Flubs and Fluffs

iPad notwithstanding, selling tablets is tough.


Paving the Way to Abandon BlackBerry

I'd love to see RIM survive, and for BlackBerry to remain as one of the major mobile platforms, but it seems increasingly less likely with each passing quarter.