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Apple Outsells RIM in Canada for the First Time

Apple Outsells RIM in Canada for the First Time

Surprisingly, the Canadian-based smartphone manufacturer RIM is outsold by Apple for the first time in history. A recent report suggests that RIM is no longer the favorite brand in the country. According to the statistics collected by IDC and Bloomberg, the Cupertino-based Apple shipped more smartphones than Waterloo, Ontario-based Research… Read more »

RIM Confirms the PlayBook Will Get BlackBerry 10

RIM Confirms the PlayBook Will Get BlackBerry 10

The Canadian based smartphone manufacturer RIM launched its tablet, the PlayBook, last spring that runs an operating system different from BlackBerry’s other devices. The device is based on QNX, an operating system that will serve as the backbone for the next generation of BlackBerry devices, planned for this year. But… Read more »

RIM Introduces $120 BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboard

RIM Introduces $120 BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboard

Research In Motion or commonly known as RIM is a Canada-based smartphone manufacturer that introduced its PlayBook almost 17 months ago. However, the product was officially launched just eleven months ago. The company struggle to bring a native email and messaging app to the device and almost took 10 months… Read more »

RIM Looks to Expand BlackBerry’s Sales in India

RIM Looks to Expand BlackBerry’s Sales in India

Research in Motion (RIM), a Canadian-based company has announced its intentions to expand the current sales of its BlackBerry smartphone in India. Economic Times of India reports that the Canadian-based company will aiming to increase its presence in the country, with covering 160 more cities in the country this year… Read more »

RIM’s co-CEOs Exit, Former COO Takes the Authority

RIM’s co-CEOs Exit, Former COO Takes the Authority

Research in Motion, a struggling Canadian mobile company is going to get a major change in leadership as its much defamed co-CEOs Jim Ballsillie and Mike Lazaridis are quitting, according to The Wall Street Journal. This is certainly big news coming out of the Waterloo-based company. The former COO of… Read more »

Apple’s App Store Now Worth More Than RIM

Apple’s App Store Now Worth More Than RIM

The BlackBerry manufacturer RIM (Research in Motion) seems to be in lot of trouble for recent few months. The company failed to produce a feasible smartphone competitor for the market. Also, recent outages further pushed the company to the new lows. To confirm this, Brain Hall recently reveals that Apple’s… Read more »

BlackBerry 10 Would Be the Official Name of RIM’s Next Mobile OS

BlackBerry 10 Would Be the Official Name of RIM’s Next Mobile OS

The co-founder and CEO of Research In Motion (commonly known as RIM) announced earlier that the next mobile OS of the company will be named as BlackBerry BBX. However, the recent tweet from the company now suggests that the official name of the next generation of RIM’s mobile operating system… Read more »

RIM Faces Class-Action Lawsuits over Outages

RIM Faces Class-Action Lawsuits over Outages

Nothing is going right for RIM at the moment. Recently, RIM deferred its PlayBook software update and now it is reported that RIM is to face class-action litigations following three-day service outage that left millions of Blackberry customers without email, messaging and/or ability to browse. According to Reuters, the outage… Read more »

RIM Defers PlayBook Software Update

RIM Defers PlayBook Software Update

On Wednesday, Research In Motion or RIM released a statement suggesting that the company has decided to hold-up playbook tablet’s system update. The stock price immediately fell 65 as soon as the statement from RIM surfaced. Senior Vice President for Blackberry PlayBook, David J. Smith stated in a blog entry,… Read more »

RIM Promotes PlayBook India

RIM Promotes PlayBook India

Research In Motion, commonly known as RIM is offering a remarkable incentive to customers in India to encourage sales of its troubled PlayBook tablet. We have come to know that the Canadian-based company will offer a free Blackberry Curve 8520 to the customers who will by a PlayBook under its… Read more »

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