BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) up for sale.. but are there any buyers?

It is now official: Research In Motion (RIM), maker 0f the popular BlackBerry smartphone and Playbook tablet has sunk to a new low today that it is now up for grabs, provided it has any takers. The company, who shook the world with its BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), has been hammered left, right and center in … Continue reading “BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) up for sale.. but are there any buyers?”

BlackBerry services down in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India, Brazil, Chile, and Argentina, won’t be back up until tomorrow

Just when things were getting better for RIM, their luck runs out. BlackBerry services are down again for some users in EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa), India, Brazil, Chile and Argentina and don’t look like coming back up for at least another few hours. RIM issued the following statement: Media statement – October 11 Some … Continue reading “BlackBerry services down in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India, Brazil, Chile, and Argentina, won’t be back up until tomorrow”

BlackBerry Services Live Again

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) has said that all the services pertaining to BlackBerry, which were down since yesterday in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) owing to a technical glitch, are back again and running as usual. The widespread service outages were faced by BlackBerry users all over the world, including here in … Continue reading “BlackBerry Services Live Again”

RIM launches BBM Music, for the love of the “BlackBerry Boys”

Blackberry-maker Research in Motion (RIM) has given some more love to the fruit-flavored phone owners in the form of BBM Music, just days after launching the BB Curve 9350/9360/9370 — the last of the 5 devices they launched recently. BBM Music is an addition to the highly popular BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) service offered by RIM … Continue reading “RIM launches BBM Music, for the love of the “BlackBerry Boys””

RIM lines up 5 new phones, to run on the new BB 7 OS

Research in Motion (RIM) have rolled the last dice in hope of making inroads and regain their lost market share with the announcement of five new smartphones this evening. The phones, two of which will be an addition to the BlackBerry Bold line (Bold 9900 and 9930) along with three revamped versions of the BlackBerry … Continue reading “RIM lines up 5 new phones, to run on the new BB 7 OS”

RIM sells 250,000 PlayBooks in first month, still can’t beat the iPad

Research in Motion (RIM) has managed to offload 250,00 units of its BlackBerry PlayBook to consumers in just its first month, but it still lacks behind the craze that is the iPad. RBC analyst Mike Abramsky believes RIM is on track to sell 500,000 PlayBooks by the end of the quarter, but Apple managed far … Continue reading “RIM sells 250,000 PlayBooks in first month, still can’t beat the iPad”