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RIM takes another hit: Nokia seeks to block sale of some products

Nokia has asked a California court to enforce an arbitration award that would prevent Research In Motion from selling products with wireless LAN capabilities until the companies can agree on patent royalty rates.


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BlackBerry 10 arrives January 30, according to RIM

Research in Motion has scheduled launch events in several countries on January 30, 2013, when it will show off BlackBerry 10, its refreshed mobile operating system. RIM will demonstrate the final version of BB10 and announce availability for the first two handsets designed for BB10.

It's not clear whether RIM will reveal pricing on January 30, or if RIM's carrier partners will make those announcements separately. In October

BlackBerry 10 begins carrier testing for 2013 launch

Remember BlackBerry 10? The overhaul of Research In Motion's mobile operating system remains on track, with RIM announcing that BlackBerry 10 has entered lab testing with more than 50 wireless carriers


New BlackBerrys at least six months away: analyst

If you're waiting for RIM's new BlackBerry 10 smartphones, you're facing a long, cold winter: One stock analyst is saying they likely won't be available until March.

RIM's PlayBook tablet pulled from US online stores

Models of Research in Motion's PlayBook tablet have been pulled from online stores of some top retailers in the U.S. and Canada, a move one analyst said could be a sign that the company is readying a successor tablet.


PlayBook OS 2.1 update boosts security, management

Research in Motion Wednesday released a BlackBerry PlayBook OS update that adds full device encryption to secure personal data stored on the device to go along with the already-available encryption for corporate data.

Up close with BlackBerry 10

Research In Motion is showing off the latest build of its BlackBerry 10 platform, and Armando Rodriguez gets a close-up look at some of the features the company has planned for its mobile OS.


Smartphone OS Showdown: Apple, Google, Microsoft, RIM Gear Up for Battle

Every major smartphone platform iis getting an overhaul with lots of new features, and, presumably, new hardware to go along with it starting in the fall.

Android, iOS Gain While RIM Slides in the U.S.

Research in Motion slid from a 19.7 percent share of the market to 16.6, the biggest decline of five platforms ranked by comScore.


PlayStation Vita News, iPhone 4S, and the Donald Goes Digital

In World Tech Update this week: Apple's iPhone 4S goes global, the PlayStation Vita gets a launch date, Donald Trump digitally signs an e-book, and more.