BlackBerry says its new anti-ransomware code can avoid an all-out freeze

Anand J

Canada-based BlackBerry Ltd has released a code that can contain ransomware by freezing only affected accounts, a sharp contrast ....

8 August, 2018

BlackBerry launches mid-priced 9720 with QWERTY keypad for Rs 16,000; is it worth buying?

Anand Rai

Struggling Canadian handset manufacturer BlackBerry (previously Research in Motion or RIM) has added yet another touch and type ....

13 September, 2013

BlackBerry India MD Sunil Dutt quits

Anand Rai

Sunil Dutt, managing director of BlackBerry India (previously Research In Motion or RIM), has quit the company. Although Dutt ....

8 March, 2013

RIM unveils Z10 & Q10 running on new BlackBerry 10 OS; were they worth the wait?

Anand Rai

Research In Motion (RIM) has finally unveiled its next-generation flagship smartphones running on the latest BlackBerry 10 operating ....

31 January, 2013

RIM faces its day of reckoning with BlackBerry 10 launch


The innovative line of BlackBerry smartphones that Research In Motion Ltd  will formally unveil on Wednesday has already succeeded ....

30 January, 2013

RIM sets stage for clients to run BlackBerry 10 devices


Research In Motion has released a new system to allow its biggest customers to use its new line of BlackBerry 10 smartphones on ....

23 January, 2013

RIM shares rise to 13-month high on strategic review hopes


Shares of Research In Motion surged to a 13-month high on Monday after its chief executive said the company may consider strategic ....

22 January, 2013

BlackBerry maker RIM loses patent dispute with Nokia


BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd (RIM) has lost a dispute over the use of Nokia Oyj patents, in a case which could halt ....

29 November, 2012

BlackBerry maker wins vote of confidence ahead of BB10


Research In Motion Ltd, for months enveloped by a wave of negative sentiment, got a boost on Tuesday when one of its most influential ....

21 November, 2012

RIM to spice BlackBerry 10 AppWorld with local flavours


Research In Motion is pushing for app quality, not quantity, with its make-or-break BlackBerry 10 devices set for launch on January ....

16 November, 2012

RIM CEO sees new BlackBerry powering growth


A new line of BlackBerry 10 devices will provide Research In Motion with a framework for growth over the next decade, offering ....

15 November, 2012

RIM starts carrier testing on BlackBerry 10 devices


Research In Motion said on Wednesday it has begun carrier testing of its new line of BlackBerry 10 devices, a crucial step ahead ....

31 October, 2012

RIM lures app makers with Marmalade software


Research In Motion Ltd said software development kit (SDK) maker Marmalade will offer licenses to mobile applications developers ....

20 September, 2012

RIM plans new contact management features on BB10 devices


Research In Motion plans to provide BlackBerry users with an easy way to tap their contacts' public profiles -- including blog ....

17 August, 2012

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy Note in late August; RIM launching new PlayBook line next week


Samsung Electronics is set to take the wraps off a sequel to its popular Galaxy Note smartphone at an event on August 29, about ....

2 August, 2012

Another setback for RIM: New York Times drops BlackBerry app


BlackBerry users can no longer use the official New York Times app to read news stories over their devices, in a fresh blow to ....

25 July, 2012

RIM updates developer tools ahead of BlackBerry 10 launch


Research In Motion Ltd has updated the tools it is providing for independent developers to build applications for its twice-delayed ....

20 July, 2012

India mobile handset revenues drop 5% in FY2011-12; Nokia retains No.1 spot despite negative growth in revenues

Anand Rai

Indian mobile handset market revenues dropped 5 per cent from $5.9 billion (Rs 33,031 crore) to $5.586 billion (Rs 31,215 crore) ....

9 July, 2012

Microsoft tie-up, network sale among RIM options


Research In Motion Ltd's board is under mounting pressure to consider unpalatable options such as selling its network business ....

29 June, 2012

Microsoft Win8 Tablet is not a game changer

Adam Hartung

While there is an appropriately high interest in the Win8 Tablet announcement from Microsoft today, there is no way it is going ....

19 June, 2012

RIM's new woes may trigger loss of BlackBerry users


Research In Motion's appointment of bankers to advise on drastic options, including an outright sale of the BlackBerry maker, ....

1 June, 2012