BlackBerry had mobile payments first; At least on the acceptance side anyway

Being in the payment industry, I know that there are a ton of way to run credit card transactions. Now in days there are many ways to process a credit card. There are also many ways to make payments from your standard swipe card to EMV chip cards and now to NFC or contactless transactions. […]

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RIM LTD officially renamed to BlackBerry LTD

Way back in January at the BlackBerry 1 launch event that was held across the world Research In Motion relabeled the company to BlackBerry. The stock symbol RIM said good bye and BBRY was born, This name changed could not be official until there was a vote on the change at the AGM. Well that […]

Don Morrison, former COO of BlackBerry formally Research in Motion appointed to the Board of Directors of Yellow Media Limited

Yellow Media Announces Appointment of Don Morrison to Board of Directors, Releases Proxy Circular MONTREAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – April 4, 2013) – Don Morrison, former Chief Operating Officer of Research in Motion (now BlackBerry) has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Yellow Media Limited (TSX:Y), as disclosed in the company’s proxy circular released today […]

Mike Lazaridis Seeking to Make Real “Star Trek” Like Medical Device

Mike Lazaridis, founder of company BlackBerry, Research in Motion has opted in a stake of C$100 million ($97 million) into quantum technology that could likely be developed to create medical devices much like the medical tricorder from “Star Trek” Mike Lazaridis has started a fund called Quantum Valley Investments, that is focused on created quantum products with a three […]

Research In Motion Announces the 2013 BlackBerry Achievement Awards

Exceptional business, entrepreneur, and developer communities listen up Research In Motion has announced the BlackBerry Achievement Awards (formerly the Wireless Achievement Awards) are just around the corner! These awards bring together the exceptional business, entrepreneur, and developer communities, and recognize those who have taken advantage of all things BlackBerry. Designed for those using BlackBerry technology […]

RIM on the Rise, as Thorsten Heins Reins Year One!

This shouldn’t come to any surprise but RIM has gained 11% in share price in a one year total under the reigns of Thorsten Heins. On the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSE:RIM) price close to $16 closing today at $17.41 gives RIM a 11% turnaround.Since Heins took over RIM one year to the date, January 21, RIM’s markets has […]

RIM Stock Rise with Anticipation for BlackBerry 10!

Being a stock holder of Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ: RIMM) I pay particular attention to the stock rating and price, especially with the release of BlackBerry 10 just around the bend on  January 30! What is astonishing however is the stock has doubled and jumped up to $15.04 and closing just under. I am enjoying all […]

Don’t forget to enter the #BlackBerry10NYC contest! Win tickets to the New York Fan Event and a BlackBerry 10 Smartphone!

Are you are looking to attend the BlackBerry 10 fan event in New York and win a new BlackBerry 10 smartphone? Well @BlackBerry is working on making that possible for you! BlackBerry will be choosing 30 winners to attend the event and win a new BlackBerry 10 smartphone at the end of January. All you […]

InterDigital and Research In Motion Extend Patent License and Include 4G

WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDCC) today announced that its patent holding subsidiaries have entered into an agreement which extends the term of their worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-bearing patent license agreement with Research In Motion Limited (“RIM”). In addition to extending the patent license agreement for a multi-year period consistent with InterDigital’s licensing program, the parties […]

Tobin Smith Predicts RIMM Stock Share Price of $30!

BlackBerry will rein once again in 2013! According to Fox News Market Analyst and CEO of NBT Equity Research, Tobin Smith, is predicting that RIM’s current market price of $11.87USD will increase to over $30 USD this year alone. This falls inline with the launch of new BlackBerry 10 devices expected to be announced on January 30!

Research In Motion is Sending out BlackBerry 10 Exclusive Invitations for January 30th Launch Event in NYC, Toronto, London, Paris, Johannesburg and Dubai

Research In Motion is sending out media invitations to their global launch of BlackBerry 10 on January 30th. The launch event will take place in New York City, Toronto, London, Paris, Johannesburg and Dubai. This is the week has been nuts with all of the leaked and official information coming out. The launch event will […]

Nextel Mexico and Research In Motion Announce the BlackBerry Curve 9620

The new BlackBerry 9620 smartphone offers all of the core BlackBerry messaging and social-centric features on Nextel’s Evolution Radio Service Mexico City, Mexico and Waterloo, ON – Nextel Mexico, and BlackBerry®-maker Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today launched the first BlackBerry® 7 smartphone for the new Nextel Evolution Network. The stylish new […]

RIM Stock Rises 12%

TORONTO – Shares in Research In Motion were up 12 per cent on Thursday, continuing positive momentum after a National Bank Financial analyst said he was increasing his price target for the BlackBerry maker. Analyst Kris Thompson said he’s boosting his target to $15 per share. “We think there is more money to be made […]

New Q&A with Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heins on BlackBerry 10 Hits the Interwebs!

CNET had the chance to sit down for a little Q&A with Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heins on BlackBerry 10. CNET asked some great questions on BlackBerry 10, my favorite question was: How are you going to leverage BlackBerry 10 apart from smartphones, then? Is it with QNX? Are we going to see another […]

Research In Motion Supports Enterprise Partners with Free-Access Portal

Research In Motion (RIM) today launched the BlackBerry® Partners for enterprise portal to support independent software vendors, system integrators, application hosters, professional services organizations  as well as corporate developers looking to enable or deploy BlackBerry® 10 applications and services for enterprise customers. The portal will be free for members* and will provide access to pre-release […]

Research in Motion Offers Rs 2,000 in FREE Apps – Celebrate the Festival of Lights Diwali

Research in Motion is offering Rs 2,000 in FREE Applications to celebrate the Festival of Lights Diwali in India. So if you are in India pull your BlackBerry out and grab the free applications before they are gone! Hit the break to find out what applications are being offered for FREE!

Research In Motion & Vodafone Offering 1 Year of FREE BBM Service with the Purchase of Select BlackBerry Devices

Research In Motion & Vodafone have teamed up to offer customers that purchase a brand new BlackBerry Curve 9220 or  Curve 9320 Smartphone 1 year FREE BBM service! This offer is only good between November 9 and December 9 as a part of a Diwali offer. Hit the break for more info!

BlackBerry 10 has Reached Lab Entry with More Than 50 Carriers!!!

While all of us are waiting for BlackBerry 10 to hit the market Research In Motion has been working feverishly to get the carriers to approve BlackBerry 10. Research In Motion’s CEO Thorsten Heins has released the following statement below informing us that BlackBerry 10 has reached Lab Entry with more than 50 carriers! Hit […]

Interactive Video: Experience A World With BlackBerry 7

Mobile Link Research In Motion has just posted the above video on their YouTube channel. The Video is interactive meaning that you can follow a Curve guy or feature phone guy.

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins, Makes a visit to Asia Pacific!

Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heins, and a few other RIM senior executives recently took a trip to Indonesia, the Philippines, and Australia to meet with a few local carriers, key business partners, and media outlets to strum up some excitement for the new BlackBerry 10!!!