Apple `crowned` global smart phone leader

Apple now tops smart phone rankings while BlackBerry has slipped to the fourth spot.

RIM buys Swedish video editor for PlayBook

RIM has bought a number of companies to fill particular needs in recent years.

Seven new Blackberries to be unveiled soon

Declining market share, shrinking revenue, profit warnings and delays in replacing the aging handsets have triggered investor anger at the two co-CEOs Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis.

Google Android, Apple iPhone push back BlackBerry

Market research leader ComScore reported Tuesday that Google Android devices have carved out as much as 38.1 percent of the market share during the past three months.

Blackberry launches Playbook in India

The Canadian firm has launched the PlayBook in India at Rs 27,990 (16 GB), Rs 32,990 (32GB) and Rs 37,990 (64 GB).

BlackBerry tablet to hit India within a month

The BlackBerry tablet PlayBook will hit markets in India and 15 other countries within the next month, Research In Motion (RIM) said Friday.

Investors dump BlackBerry as iMessage seen major threat

iMessage announced by Apple Monday will challenge RIM`s highly popular BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) instant chat service which has given the Canadian company an edge over its rivals.

Will Microsoft buy BlackBerry to take on Apple?

Speculation has begun that Microsoft may soon buy BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM).

BlackBerry tablet called `half baked` product

The BlackBerry PlayBook tablet has received mixed reviews before its launch April 19.

BlackBerry signs Indian-led company for tablet apps

RIM signs deal with Indian-led Polar Mobile for development of apps to enhance PlayBook tablet.

`Blackberry thumb`, a severe health hazard

If you`re sending lots of text messages, you may have the trendiest new malady `BlackBerry thumb`.

Deadline for BlackBerry to submit security plan

The government has fixed March 31 as deadline for all telecom operators to submit plans for interception of their services, including popular BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES) of Research in Motion (RIM), by security agencies.

BlackBerry tablet may hit market April 10

Canada`s BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) will launch its PlayBook tablet April 10.

Indonesia happy so far with BlackBerry porn filter

BlackBerry started blocking
access to pornographic content on smartphones in the world`s
most populous Muslim nation after the government
threatened to revoke its operating license.

RIM solution for message, internet but not mails

BlackBerry on Thursday said it has provided a solution for legally intercepting messenger and internet services, but denied access on Enterprise Server, saying the company has "no ability to provide its customers` encryption key."

BlackBerry tablet will be a winner: Analysts

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) is now shifted its focus entirely to its tablet Playbook.

Indonesia welcomes BlackBerry porn pledge

RIM intends to filter pornography from the highly encrypted smartphones.

RIM seeks 2 years to address email security

BlackBerry-maker RIM wants 18-24 months to address security concerns raised by Indian agencies.

BlackBerry buys Swedish software developer

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) is buying Sweden`s The Astonishing Tribe (TAT) which specializes in developing software.

BlackBerry in pocket bad for health

Keeping smartphone in your pocket could have harmful health effects, says BlackBerry.