Tag Archives: blackberry

Four Positives to RIM’s Possible Demise

As an enthusiastic supporter of Canada’s high-tech community, I’m hoping RIM can somehow find a way to revive its flagging fortunes. But the terrible debut of the PlayBook, the modest reception to the BlackBerry 9900, and the recent and frustrating … Continue reading

Can Teenagers Save the BlackBerry?

It may seem strange to talk about the much-beleaguered BlackBerry as the iPhone5 is making its debut but given there will be a tsunami of iPhone5 coverage but I thought it might be a good idea to go against the … Continue reading

Did a Web Browser That Sucked Kill BlackBerry?

As Research in Motion struggles to regain its equilibrium following another quarter of terrible results, there is going to be a lot of conjecture, speculation and finger-pointing on what went wrong. It could be the dominance of the iPhone, a … Continue reading

Seven Survival Tips for RIM

With all the talk about Research in Motion’s financial and marketshare struggles, many people tend to overlook it is still a wireless behemoth, albeit one with intense and growing competition. That said, it’s far from being a doom and gloom … Continue reading

The Blackberry Torch VIP Event: Interesting

When my mother (aka the person happy to go out every night of the week) comes back from a movie or play that she either doesn’t like or not quite sure what to make of, her go-to description is “Interesting”. … Continue reading

Sunday Thoughts: RIM, Android, Marilyn Monroe, Weddings

Usually, I write a “Sunday Morning Essay” about a particular issue or company but there’s a number of things on my mind so here’s some “mini-essays”: – After Research in Motion posted better-than-expected second-quarter results on Thursday, investors and analysts … Continue reading