Report: Blackberry maker RIM considering splitting in two

Without citing sources, Britain's The Sunday Times reports that Canada's Research in Motion is considering selling its handset division or splitting it into a separate company.

RIM dumps 16GB PlayBook tablet, retains other models

You probably saw this coming. Research In Motion is pulling the plug on production of the 16GB version of its PlayBook tablet. The 32GB and 64GB models will remain on the market.

Research In Motion to cut at least 2,000 jobs in global restructuring effort, report claims

A report published Saturday suggests BlackBerry maker Research In Motion is about to lay off at least 2,000 of its employees worldwide as it seeks to turn its business around.

Poor BlackBerry: Android hits 60 percent market share while BB falls to 6 percent

IDC has released new numbers showing that Android now has a 60 percent market share, while BlackBerry has fallen to a meager 6 percent.

RIM’s Wake Up campaign continues, as it tries to win back one of its lowest performing markets

Research in Motion continues its Wake Up marketing campaign in Australia. But why is it making such a fuss, and why is it bashing Apple at every opportunity?

RIM aiming to attract BlackBerry 10 developers by promising $10,000 payout

Developers wondering whether they should work on apps for RIM's upcoming BlackBerry 10 mobile OS take note — the company is offering $10,000 per app submitted to the store, though there are, of course, strings attached.

RIM’s silly “Wake Up” flashmob campaign backfires, gives Samsung some free advertising instead

Research in Motion has revealed it was behind the Wake Up flashmob activity in Australia last week, which was initially put down to Samsung preparing for the launch of the Galaxy S III.

Apple pushes to gain more enterprise users with launch of ‘iPhone in Business’ webpage

Apple introduced a new webpage on its site on Friday, highlighting how the iPhone can be utilized by businesses. With the BlackBerry losing ground in the enterprise market, the Cupertino company is keen to take its place capitalize on the…

Scrambling to save a sinking ship: RIM’s last hopes for staying afloat

The time for toppling the iPhone has come and gone, but RIM might not be down for the count. From offering services on Android phones to licensing its OS to other manufacturers, here are some of RIM's last hopes for survival.

Another headache for RIM: Dutch firm accuses it of infringing six patents

As if RIM CEO Thorsten Heins hasn't got enough on his plate just at the moment. Now a firm in the Netherlands is accusing the BlackBerry maker of infringing six patents.

BlackBerry maker RIM reports loss for latest quarter, announces changes and plans

RIM reported some grim financial results for its latest quarter on Thursday, while the company's CEO Thorsten Heins acknolwedged that "substantial change" is needed for the company to survive.

Toronto design agency renders stunning concept of the “BlackBerry Blade”

While many BlackBerry fanatics are anxiously awaiting upcoming smartphone models that use the BlackBerry 10 UI, a design firm threw some fuel on the fire with a concept of a future Blackberry smartphone.