'Blackberry' Tag Index

BlackBerry: Humor and Candor are Important in a Turnaround
By Rob Enderle | Article Published November 14, 2014
As Blackberry wages an uphill battle, one industry observer praises CEO John Chen’s approach.
Tags: Blackberry, Mobile Device Vendors
BlackBerry Reports Unexpected Loss
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 28, 2013
The company's stock took a dramatic plunge on the news.
Tags: Blackberry, smartphone, tablet, PlayBook, stock, quarterly financials, loss
BlackBerry Debuts Secure Work Space for iOS, Android
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 26, 2013
The tool will allow enterprises users to separate work and personal data.
Tags: Android, Blackberry, IOS, BYOD, Secure Work Space
IDC: Windows Phone Shipments Surpass BlackBerry
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 16, 2013
Android continues to dominate the smartphone market.
Tags: Google, Android, Microsoft, Blackberry, Apple, smartphone, Windows Phone, IDC, IOS
BlackBerry CEO Says Tablets Won't Be Around in 5 Years
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 30, 2013
Thorsten Heins believes tablets "are not a good business model."
Tags: Blackberry, smartphone, tablet, Thorsten Heins
RIM Hit by BlackBerry Outage
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published September 21, 2012
Customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa report outages.
Tags: outage, Blackberry, smartphone, RIM, EMEA
U.S. Judge Gives RIM Its $147 Million Back in Patent Spat
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 09, 2012
An appeals court reversed an earlier verdict in favor of Mformation Technologies.
Tags: wireless, Blackberry, patent lawsuit, RIM
RIM Must Pay $147 Million Over Mformation Patent
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 16, 2012
The decision covers technology included in BlackBerry Enterprise Server.
Tags: Blackberry, lawsuit, patent, RIM, enterprise server
RIM Considers Split, Handset Unit Sell-Off
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published June 25, 2012
Is the BlackBerry maker about to meet the same fate as Palm?
Tags: Blackberry, smartphone, RIM, merger and acquistion activity
IDC: iPhone, Android Account for 82% of Smartphones Shipped
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published May 24, 2012
BlackBerry continues its steep decline, while Windows Phone has failed to catch on.
Tags: Android, mobile, Blackberry, iPhone, smartphone, IDC, IOS, shipments
BlackBerry Maker Hires Law Firm for Restructuring
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 23, 2012
RIM may sell off assets, seek joint ventures or license some of its patents.
Tags: Blackberry, RIM
RIM Says Sales to U.S. Government Are Rising
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 09, 2012
Even though no one else seems to by buying a BlackBerry, the government is.
Tags: Blackberry, government, RIM
RIM's Server Now Manages iPhone, Android Devices, Too
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 03, 2012
The BlackBerry maker has updated its Mobile Fusion software.
Tags: Android, Blackberry, RIM, IOS, server software
BlackBerry Maker in Turmoil
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published March 30, 2012
After another disappointing quarterly report, RIM's executives search for a way to save the struggling company.
Tags: Blackberry, earnings, RIM
The iPhone Overtakes RIM in Canada
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published March 23, 2012
The BlackBerry maker is now losing on its home turf.
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, Apple, smartphone, RIM, Canada
RIM Unveils BlackBerry 7 Smartphones
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 03, 2011
Will the new phones be enough to reverse the trend of lagging sales at RIM?
Tags: Blackberry
50 Best Free Apps for BlackBerry Smartphones
By Eric Geier | Article Published May 24, 2011
The very best free BlackBerry smartphone apps for information, entertainment, social media and more.
Tags: Facebook, Blackberry, apps, mobile apps, BlackBerry Apps
Android Smartphone Sales Top iPhone, Blackberry
By David Needle | Article Published February 01, 2011
No longer overshadowing by the iPhone, Android sales push it into the top spot globally.
Tags: Android, android apps, Blackberry, iphone apps, iPhone in the enterprise
RIM in the Enterprise: Mobile Market Tightening
By Larry Barrett | Article Published November 12, 2010
Longtime top dog in enterprise smartphone market, Research In Motion faces a tougher market in the next several years.
Tags: Blackberry, iphone apps, iPad app, RIM, enterprise mobile apps
Enterprise Smartphones: Droid Pro to Challenge BlackBerry
By Kenneth Corbin | Article Published October 07, 2010
Motorola's newest smartphone, the Droid Pro, is poised to compete with BlackBerry in the all-important enterprise market.
Tags: Android, mobile, android apps, Blackberry, BlackBerry Apps
Top Mobile Development Platform: iPhone, Windows, Android, Blackberry?
By Jeff Vance | Article Published July 14, 2010
The leading smartphone platforms each have an array of pluses and minuses. What’s the best smartphone platform for your company?
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, iphone apps, iPad apps, best smartphones
Some Bankers Opt for iPhone Over Blackberry
By - Reuters | Article Published May 17, 2010
Considered one of the last preserves of the anti-iPhone contingent, now even some in the financial industry are making the move.
Tags: mobile, Blackberry, iPhone, iphone apps, Apple
Microsoft, Nokia, Release New Mobile Software
By - Reuters | Article Published May 06, 2010
Nokia and Microsoft debuted a collaborative effort aimed at challenging the Blackberry's dominance in the enterprise.
Tags: Microsoft, mobile, Blackberry, AMD, Nokia
Best Smartphone for the Enterprise: Evaluating the Contenders
By Jeff Vance | Article Published April 26, 2010
The best smartphone for the enterprise, a category long dominated by Blackberry, now faces challenges by Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android.
Tags: Android, Blackberry, iphone apps, best smartphone, smarpthone
iPhone Apps for the Enterprise via Ondeego
By David Needle | Article Published March 23, 2010
Cloud-based system lets enterprises establish their own secure distribution for iPhone applications without Apple's AppStore.
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, iphone apps, enterprise iphone, mobile web apps
Top Ten Mobile Voice Searches of the Year
By David Needle | Article Published December 31, 2009
Vlingo details what mobile users searched for via voice command in 2009.
Tags: Google, Android, mobile, Blackberry, mobile apps
iPhone Tops in Mobile Usage
By David Needle | Article Published December 22, 2009
But other brands with more models enjoy a larger share of the market than Apple, according to a new study by Nielsen.
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, Apple, RIM, Nielsen
RIM Promotes Blackberry in China
By - Reuters | Article Published December 07, 2009
RIM is accelerating its efforts to expand into mainland China.
Tags: Blackberry, network, RIM, carriers
Smartphone Battle: Samsung vs. Nokia
By - Reuters | Article Published November 10, 2009
Cell phone titans Samsung and Nokia are maneuvering to win the battle with smartphone rivals like iPhone and Blackberry.
Tags: Linux, operating system, Blackberry, iPhone, RIM
Apple Looks Rosy, But iPhone Questions Linger
By - Reuters | Article Published October 19, 2009
Even with optimistic earnings expectations, Apple must generate some robust iPhone sales figures.
Tags: Google, Blackberry, iPhone, Copyright, RIM
Microsoft Debuts New Cell Phone Software
By - Reuters | Article Published October 06, 2009
The new software takes aim at the Blackberry and the iPhone.
Tags: Windows, Microsoft, Blackberry, iPhone, Copyright
TV and the Net are Merging
By - Reuters | Article Published September 24, 2009
Current and developing Web technology is completing the long running process of merging TV and the Internet.
Tags: Windows, services, wireless, Blackberry, iPhone
IBM Tweaks Lotus Connections for Web 2.0
By Larry Barrett | Article Published September 23, 2009
Lotus Connections will now have customized community pages, a new wiki service and microblogging.
Tags: Google, services, Microsoft, Blackberry, iPhone
The 10 Best Mobile Business Apps
By Paul Rubens | Article Published September 10, 2009
The marketplace for mobile apps continues to expand. Here are the 10 best apps for turning your cell phone into a powerful business tool.
Tags: wireless, mobile, Blackberry, iPhone, cell phone
Palm's New Pixi Phone Faces Tough Market
By - Reuters | Article Published September 09, 2009
Palm's new lower cost cell phone faces tough competition from Apple and Motorola.
Tags: Google, consumer, Blackberry, iPhone, Palm
Business Unhappy with Gmail Outage
By - Reuters | Article Published September 03, 2009
This week's Gmail outage is proving a major setback in Google's efforts to convince business users of its viability.
Tags: Google, search, Microsoft, Blackberry, Gmail
eReader Battles: All About Software
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 26, 2009
If you're looking an eBook reader, consider buying an iPod and getting the test reading software.
Tags: Linux, Amazon, Google, Blackberry, iPhone
Sony to Launch Kindle Competitor
By - Reuters | Article Published August 05, 2009
The e-reader is expected to retail for $199.
Tags: wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, Mac
Should the Palm Pre Cost $99 (Not $199)?
By Don Reisinger | Article Published August 02, 2009
A pricing error by Best Buy prompted a feeding frenzy among cell phone users. But maybe the lower price should be the correct one.
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, carriers, Motorola
Palm Aims at Apple in Smartphone Battle
By - Reuters | Article Published July 27, 2009
Should iTunes be compatible with Palm's new Pre smartphone? Not everyone agrees.
Tags: services, software, Blackberry, iPhone, Palm Pre
Palm Takes It on the Chin, Still Fighting
By Michelle Megna | Article Published June 27, 2009
Forget the non-impressive current results, the company might benefit from some good developments, like an app store strategy, favorable Pre demographics and the webOS ecosystem.
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, Palm, RIM, Palm Pre
Google Phone Hits Shelves in August
By - Reuters | Article Published June 23, 2009
The Google mobile unit will compete against the Pre and the iPhone.
Tags: Google, wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, RIM
Analysts Still Bullish on RIM
By Michelle Megna | Article Published June 20, 2009
Research In Motion didn't wow investors with its Q1 earnings, but industry observers are far from discouraged.
Tags: consumer, Blackberry, iPhone, RIM, carriers
Use your PDA to Fix Your Server Remotely
By Juliet Kemp | Article Published June 19, 2009
Notes from a sysadmin who fixed a web server from the middle of a muddy field at the Glastonbury Festival.
Tags: Linux, Windows, Google, server, Blackberry
iPhone Crowds Fairly Small
By - Reuters | Article Published June 19, 2009
Some lines appear in front of Apple and AT&T stores, but nothing like the iPhone's debut.
Tags: consumer, Blackberry, iPhone, Mac, Copyright
Get Your iPhone 3G S (If You Pre-ordered)
By David Needle | Article Published June 19, 2009
Apple announced it has sold out of the initial iPhone shipments based on pre-order sales.
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, CA, RIM, e-Mail
Is Palm Stepping On 'Pre' Buzz With CEO Change?
By Chris Nerney | Article Published June 11, 2009
Is Palm Stepping On 'Pre' Buzz With CEO Change?
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, Apple, smartphone, Palm, Research In Motion, CEO
IBM Touts Blackberry Integration
By Alex Goldman | Article Published May 07, 2009
At the Wireless Enterprise Symposium, IBM talked up plans to upgrade productivity using the BlackBerry platform.
Tags: IBM, wireless, Blackberry, Lotus Notes, policy
Cheap Smartphones are Hot Sellers
By - Reuters | Article Published April 15, 2009
Amid the recession, cell phone vendors are seeing robust sales of low-end but still highly capable mobile units.
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, smartphones, Copyright, voice
Samsung to Debut Android Cell Phones
By Michelle Megna | Article Published April 10, 2009
Phones with the Google OS seem to be on the upswing.
Tags: Google, wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, carriers
So What Exactly Is In BlackBerry App World?
By Chris Nerney | Article Published April 02, 2009
So What Exactly Is In BlackBerry App World?
Tags: mobile, Blackberry, iPhone, Apple, app store, RIM, App World
Skype Launches iPhone, Blackberry Service
By - Reuters | Article Published March 30, 2009
Skype will debut iPhone service this week and BlackBerry service in several weeks as it strives to move beyond its traditional desktop market.
Tags: Google, services, Blackberry, iPhone, Skype
Blackberry App Store (Almost) Open
By David Needle | Article Published March 19, 2009
Research in Motion says that the firm's competition to Apple iPhone store will open this month.
Tags: services, wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, RIM
BlackBerry Gets eReader Pro for E-Books
By Michelle Megna | Article Published March 15, 2009
A true now Crackberry never needs to put down his handheld, even to read a book.
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, smartphones, RIM
SAP and Sybase to Offer Mobile Software
By Alex Goldman | Article Published March 12, 2009
With workers increasingly on the move, the two companies will release mobile-compatible version of enterprise applications.
Tags: wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, marketing, mobile apps
Would You Like Some Heroin To Go With That Crack(Berry)?
By Chris Nerney | Article Published March 12, 2009
Would You Like Some Heroin To Go With That Crack(Berry)?
Tags: Amazon, Blackberry, Kindle, ebooks, eReader
Download the BlackBerry Bolt Browser
By David Needle | Article Published March 03, 2009
The free browser enables Web surfing for most cell phones.
Tags: Microsoft, wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, RIM
BlackBerry Bold Off Japan Shelves Due to Heat
By Judy Mottl | Article Published February 28, 2009
Research in Motion voluntarily halts sales of BlackBerry Bold after reports of units that are unusually warm.
Tags: wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, AT&T, RIM
BlackBerry: Schedule the Delivery of SMS Messages
By James Alan Miller | Article Published January 29, 2009
SmsScheduler allows BlackBerry users prepare SMS messages in advance and schedule them for automatic delivery at any date & time in the future.
Tags: software, mobile, Blackberry, IT, message
Rocky Report Card for BlackBerry Storm?
By Brian T. Horowitz | Article Published January 28, 2009
Many complaints have surfaced regarding the new touch-screen device.
Tags: software, Blackberry, earnings, Verizon, RIM
Tip: BlackBerry - Organizing Applications
By Amy Mayer | Article Published January 19, 2009
Step-by-step directions to organize the application folders on your BlackBerry.
Tags: Facebook, search, Blackberry, IT, applications
BlackBerry Storm Tips, Part II: Using RIM's First Touch Smartphone
By Troy Dreier | Article Published January 17, 2009
Can't get enough info on your new BlackBerry Storm? Read our second installment of useful tips.
Tags: Blackberry, e-Mail, instant messaging, music, cable
Tip: BlackBerry - How to Wipe It Clean
By Amy Mayer | Article Published January 12, 2009
Wiping a BlackBerry will reset it to the default settings it shipped with—clearing all user files and additional applications. It is a smart thing to do whenever you’re about to part ways with a smartphone.
Tags: security, data, Blackberry, IT, RIM
Tip: BlackBerry - Removing an E-Mail Account
By Amy Mayer | Article Published January 12, 2009
How to remove or manage an e-mail account on a RIM smartphone.
Tags: email, server, Blackberry, IT, e-Mail
Keep Your Number & Service -- Change Your Phone as Often as You Like
By Amy Mayer | Article Published January 09, 2009
Rentoble allows you to stick with your contract (and keep your phone number) while changing your cell phone or smartphone as often as you like.
Tags: Blackberry, Nokia, Verizon, AT&T, Motorola
Tech Execs: Can We Stop the Stupidity?
By Steve Andriole | Article Published January 06, 2009
Stupidity among tech executives is viral – and should be nipped in the bud. If line managers don’t kill stupidity, it will keep growing.
Tags: management, support, Blackberry, IT, marketing
iPhone, BlackBerry Storm to Square Off in 2009
By Judy Mottl | Article Published December 23, 2008
New survey says Apple faces market challenge from Research in Motion's touchscreen smartphone. Who will emerge the victor?
Tags: consumer, Blackberry, iPhone, smartphones, RIM
Tip: Smartphone - Proactively Protect Mobile Data
By Amy Mayer | Article Published December 22, 2008
A few options to help protect your smartphone (and the data on it) from malware and prying eyes.
Tags: Windows, security, software, Blackberry, malware
Palm's Next OS Will Be New, But What is It?
By Judy Mottl | Article Published December 16, 2008
At least one analyst thinks Palm is planning to unwrap a Linux-based, mobile operating system next month at CES.
Tags: Windows, Google, Blackberry, iPhone, RIM
A More Petite iPhone by Christmas?
By Judy Mottl | Article Published December 13, 2008
Walmart's not talking but published reports claim that a smaller Apple smartphone is headed for the biggest retailer.
Tags: services, wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, carriers
BlackBerry Storm Doesn't Blow Away Reviewers
By Judy Mottl | Article Published December 07, 2008
Major critics come down hard on the Research in Motion's latest challenger to the iPhone's throne.
Tags: wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, Verizon, RIM
Toward Smarter Smartphones -- And Headaches For IT
By Chris Nerney | Article Published December 03, 2008
Toward Smarter Smartphones -- And Headaches For IT
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, smartphones, IT, Nokia, Enterprise, mobile apps
Google's Underdog Eyes iPhone's Lead in Apps
By Judy Mottl | Article Published November 28, 2008
While Apple continues to dominate, Google-backed Android's download store is open -- but not very crowded. But that may change.
Tags: open source, Google, Blackberry, iPhone, carriers
Report: Economy Won't Dim Apple's iPhone
By Judy Mottl | Article Published November 27, 2008
Current economic woes don't seem to be taking a bite out of Apple's sales growth, according to an analyst report.
Tags: consumer, Blackberry, iPhone, Mac, Storage
Microsoft OCS: The next step
By Gerry Blackwell | Article Published November 19, 2008
Release 2 fills many of the feature gaps that customers noted in the initial release, but is this the end of the evolutionary road?
Tags: Windows, services, Microsoft, Blackberry, voice

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