Category: RIM

RIM’s CIO Issues Statement Regarding BlackBerry Outage

RIM’s CIO Issues Statement Regarding BlackBerry Outage

October 13, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

It has been a pretty bad couple of days at RIM. As most of you are aware, RIM has been experiencing a major outage across most countries. The outage is affecting email, BBM, and most data-related services to BlackBerry customers. Although the issue is being worked non-stop, RIM has a huge backlog of emails that need to […]

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RIM Unveils BlackBerry Tag-Coming Soon to BlackBerry Smartphones

October 10, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM sent out a press release earlier this morning to introduce BlackBerry Tag, a easy way to share multimedia and contact information between NFC-enabled BlackBerry smartphones with a simple tap. BlackBerry Tag will be available shortly for BlackBerry Bold 9900/9930 and Curve 9350/9360/9370 owners. Key features of BlackBerry Tag: BlackBerry Tag enables effortless ‘tap to share’ exchanges […]

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Rumor: Vodafone in talks with RIM for takeover?

October 5, 2011 | By | 5 Comments

Let’s all take this with a grain of salt. Reuters is reporting that UK-based carrier, Vodafone is in talks with Research In Motion for a possible takeover. RIM’s stock have surged more than 14% after rumors were published about the takeover. While neither side is willing to comment on the news, we think it would […]

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RIM Mobilizes Microsoft SharePoint on BlackBerry

October 3, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

Research In Motion (RIM) announced today the BlackBerry(R) Client for Microsoft SharePoint, delivering the most advanced mobile SharePoint solution on the market. The BlackBerry Client app provides a deeply integrated and intuitive mobile experience for users together with the market-leading manageability and security of BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Server, providing a secure and cost-effective solution for businesses […]

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BlackBerry DevCon to Bring PlayBook OS 2.0, QNX Smartphone Demos, and More!

BlackBerry DevCon to Bring PlayBook OS 2.0, QNX Smartphone Demos, and More!

September 15, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The BlackBerry Developers Conference kicks off on October 18th and it sounds like we will have some very exciting new things to play with. During the Investors Call today the RIM execs talked about some upcoming software updates for the PlayBook, the future of QNX smartphone OS, and the BlackBerry Video Store. I’m very excited […]

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RIM Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results

September 15, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RESEARCH IN MOTION REPORTS SECOND QUARTER FISCAL 2012 RESULTS  Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today reported second quarter results for the three months ended August 27, 2011 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP, except where otherwise indicated). Highlights: Revenue in the […]

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RIM debuts BlackBerry Curve 9350, 9360, and 9370

RIM debuts BlackBerry Curve 9350, 9360, and 9370

August 23, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Until now RIM had been pretty quiet about the new BlackBerry Curve smartphones. Early this morning RIM announced three new models of the ultra thin Curve series. The BlackBerry Curve 9350, 9360, and 9370 models all rock an ultra thin body, and come packed with an 800MHz processor, BlackBerry 7 OS, NFC, and a 5.0 […]

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RIM Announces BlackBerry Management Center for Small Business

August 15, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Free Online Service Helps Small Businesses Centrally Manage and Protect BlackBerry Smartphones in the Cloud Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced BlackBerry(R) Management Center – a free online service(i) for small businesses to centrally manage company- or employee-owned BlackBerry(R) smartphones in the cloud and protect business-related content stored on the handsets. The service is […]

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Canada Post Commemorates Research In Motion and BlackBerry

Canada Post Commemorates Research In Motion and BlackBerry

August 15, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Canadians have been the inventors of many things we’ve come to enjoy in our everyday lives such as Ginger Ale, Insulin, lawn sprinklers, and even the every day garbage bags. The Canadian Post has chosen to honor the first electric oven, first electric wheelchair, the first cardiac pacemaker, and RIM’s BlackBerry! Check it out…

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Teenager Charged With BlackBerry Incitement In Connection With UK Riots

Teenager Charged With BlackBerry Incitement In Connection With UK Riots

August 13, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

An eighteen year old from Essex was charged with using BBM to encourage others to take part in the riot. While one of the first, there’s also a Southampton man, aged 27, who was also charged for the same thing. What are the details?

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RIM Reveals BlackBerry Messenger Numbers Grow and Thrive

RIM Reveals BlackBerry Messenger Numbers Grow and Thrive

August 13, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Thanks to the BerryReview team who attended the hackathon, we were able to see and read some great and interesting information regarding the BlackBerry Messenger platform. It’s good to know that the BlackBerry Messenger is still thriving. At the NYC Hackathon Tyler Lessard, VP of BlackBerry Alliances & Developer Relations, shared some numbers. Check it out…

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Sprint Cancels the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook, The PlayBook Moves On With The Speed of LTE

Sprint Cancels the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook, The PlayBook Moves On With The Speed of LTE

August 13, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM announced Friday that Sprint was cancelling the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook but will continue to sell the WiFi enabled BlackBerry PlayBook, much to disheartened Sprint customers. There is a silver lining however, as BlackBerry announced the BlackBerry PlayBook will be released in an LTE version. Check it out…

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