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Google looks for talent in BlackBerry's backyard

Motorola Mobility said it plans to set up a new hub in Waterloo.

Sep 27, 2013, 15:23 PM IST

Meet Prem Watsa - the BlackBerry Limited buyer!

Just over a year ago, Watsa said BlackBerry was a "Canadian success story," a good buy and a likely turnaround story even though its market share was tumbling.

Sep 24, 2013, 10:02 AM IST

Fairfax consortium bids $4.7 billion to take BlackBerry private

As an investor, Fairfax Chief Executive Prem Watsa is often described as the Canadian Warren Buffett because he also takes the long view.

Sep 24, 2013, 09:54 AM IST

Reactions: Fairfax-led consortium offers $4.7 billion for Blackberry

This is probably the best possible outcome of several unattractive options for BlackBerry.

Sep 24, 2013, 09:44 AM IST

BlackBerry washout leaves a white-collar stain

The BlackBerry debuted, as a product and public company, in 1999 amid a boom in investment banking, whose practitioners became early adopters. From there, it spread to the corporate world.

Sep 24, 2013, 09:32 AM IST

Timeline: End of an era as BlackBerry looks to go private

Here are important milestones in the history of the company formerly known as Research In Motion.

Sep 24, 2013, 09:22 AM IST

BlackBerry receives purchase order of 1 million smartphones

The company, which lost its cachet following the release of smartphones from rival firm Apple and Samsung, is relying on the redesigned BlackBerry to fuel a comeback.

Mar 14, 2013, 18:57 PM IST

Govt plans to take over possession of RIM infrastructure

The Government plans to take possession of the server and other infrastructure placed by BlackBerry in Mumbai to test the solution offered by the smart phone maker for legal interception of Internet communication.

Mar 03, 2013, 19:09 PM IST

BlackBerry 10 launched; to be available on BlackBerry Z10 and Q10

Finally, the moment of reckoning — the BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10 are unveiled

Jan 30, 2013, 22:33 PM IST

BlackBerry10 launched; RIM renamed BlackBerry

BlackBerry 10 devices will feature touchscreen as well as ones with keyboards.

Jan 30, 2013, 08:57 AM IST

BlackBerry 10: BlackBerry’s road to redemption?

January 30, 2013 - hope all BlackBerry fans have marked this date in their diary because this is the day when the much-awaited and updated operating system (OS) BlackBerry 10 is set to be globally unveiled.

Jan 29, 2013, 18:38 PM IST

RIM pins hopes on BlackBerry 10 launch

BlackBerry maker RIM will launch its new platform on January 30, a move that analysts feel is crucial for the company that has seen market share declining steadily in the smartphone category.

Jan 28, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Struggling phone maker hopes for comeback with BlackBerry 10

The makers of BlackBerry devices, Research in Motion, are expected to unveil its new smartphone operating system, BlackBerry 10, and a pair of new handsets on January 30 in New York.

Jan 25, 2013, 08:53 AM IST

RIM rolls out Enterprise Solution 10

BES 10 offers mobile device management, mobile application management and secure mobile connectivity, and delivers a cost-efficient and reliable solution for business customers, RIM said in a statement.

Jan 24, 2013, 19:55 PM IST

Nokia drops Blackberry ban threat following ‘patent licensing deal’ with RIM

Nokia has dropped a bid to ban Blackberry handsets from sale after the Finnish mobile maker signed a patent licensing deal with Research In Motion.

Dec 22, 2012, 15:10 PM IST

BlackBerry 10 to be named BlackBerry Z10: Reports

The phone is stipulated for its launch in January 30, 2013.

Dec 22, 2012, 11:00 AM IST

Ranbir Kapoor is brand ambassador for BlackBerry phones

Blackberry smartphone maker Research-In-Motion has roped in Ranbir Kapoor as its brand ambassador in India, a move that is aimed at attracting young entrepreneurs and professionals.

Dec 21, 2012, 19:31 PM IST

RIM records ‘first-ever decline’ in subscriber base after losing over million users

Troubled Canadian mobile maker Research In Motion (RIM) has lost over a million subscribers in the last quarter, the first drop in user base in the firm’s history.

Dec 21, 2012, 11:12 AM IST

US federal agency to test new BlackBerry10 smartphones

The news has sent RIM shares up more than 6 percent pushing the stock to its highest close in more than seven months.

Dec 14, 2012, 09:19 AM IST

RIM may launch BlackBerry 10 smartphone before June

The full touch-screen device is expected to launch first.

Dec 08, 2012, 14:33 PM IST