Blackberry (formerly known as Research In Motion/RIM) is in trouble. The phone company recently announced that it has formed a special committee to explore “strategic alternatives” for its itself. They also went on to announce that they are open to alternatives that could range from “joint ventures to partnerships to a...

Research In Motion or RIM has officially announced its first new BlackBerry 10 devices: the Z10 and the Q10. The Z10 is arguably the company’s first contemporary smartphone. It runs on the company’s new operating system BlackBerry 10 and the Wall Street Journal is reporting that the device will launch mid-March in the...

The Verge have been able to get a video of the new Q10 devices from the company now called Blackberry (formerly known as RIM). The new device looks a lot more promising to me than the Z10 simply because the keyboard is traditionally what the Blackberry is known for. They weren’t able to spend that much time with it but...

Joshua Topolsky from the Verge did a fantastic review of the BlackBerry Z10. It’s an interesting review and shows a somewhat capable phone. I’ll post an opinion a little later…  

While tight integration with Microsoft Office and Windows 8 makes Windows Phone 8 a solid option for businesses that are considering adopting a standard platform for all their phones, Microsoft certainly has solid competition in this area. Recently Samsung has started pushing hard into the enterprise world, and even...

OK so RIM is a mess. But then again, you probably knew that. RIM recently said the launch of BlackBerry 10 mobile devices has been postponed to early 2013 – more than a year later than initially promised – because the development of its new operating system had “proven to be more time-consuming than...

The Sunday Times newspaper is reporting that RIM might be on the verge of giving up and selling off parts of or a stake in their company. The Blackberry maker is allegedly examining all options including breaking off their handset division and becoming a separate listed company. RIM said in May that the two banks...

I have Apple and RIM on my mind this afternoon so here goes.. I think Apple should buy RIM. It makes a lot of sense and would be one of the most exciting moves in the business world this year (next to the Facebook IPO) Here are 7 reasons why I think this deal needs to happen. RIM would be a cheap purchase Estimates I...

Porsche-Blackberry-Porsche-Design-P‘9981 The Verge has a great review of a somewhat ridiculous product that you just have to read. RIM and Porsche came together and created a custome version of the Blackberry Bold 9900. The phone is going to cost oh about $2000. Two Thousand dollars! Here are some photos of the new...

Research in Motion has slashed the price of its BlackBerry PlayBook for a limited time, offering all models (16 GB, 32GB and 64GB) for $299.99 through Feb. 4. You can catch the sale now at the company’s Web site. RIM hasn’t been doing that well in recent days and this is seem as just another move to try and get sales...