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2013 mobile preview: Courtroom peace and marketplace war

What will be the major trends and releases in the world of mobile for 2013? Join us as we take a look into our crystal ball.
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New BlackBerry 10 phone with a QWERTY keyboard spotted

BlackBerry's new N-Series QWERTY smartphone has been spotted just a month left before launch day.

First BB10 handset reportedly to be called the ‘BlackBerry Z10’

It's been claimed that Research In Motion will be calling its new BB10 touchscreen device the BlackBerry Z10, indicating a new nomenclature strategy for the Canadian mobile maker. The device, along with a qwerty-keyboard-equipped handset…

RIM bows to Nokia’s patent superiority, agrees to ongoing payments and a one-off sum

Nokia has reached a settlement with Research in Motion regarding the use of its Wi-Fi patents, resulting in both a one-off and ongoing royalty payments.

RIM Q3: Subscribers and overall sales down, cash pile and PlayBook sales up

Six weeks before Research In Motion unveils its next-generation BB10 operating system and handsets, the company posted Its Q3 financial results, a mixed bag by any standards.
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iPhone being bought ‘in droves’ by businesses as BB10 waits to launch

IDC Research reported this week that businesses are buying Apple's iPhone "in droves" as the BlackBerry – once the smartphone of choice for enterpise customers – waits for its BB10 refresh.

BlackBerry 10 approaches: BlackBerry Flow showcased in new video

As Blackberry 10 nears, market watchers are showing optimism toward RIM. The company's blog also showcased the speedy BlackBerry Flow in a new video today.

BlackBerry 10 L Series phone leaked again, still weeks away from launch

Research in Motion's touchscreen BlackBerry 10 handset, the L Series, has been leaked again, this time showing it compared to a BlackBerry Bold 9700. RIM will officially announce BlackBerry 10 and its hardware on January 30 next year.

BlackBerry buzz? RIM shares soar as BB10 optimism grows

With shares in Research In Motion shooting up and analysts talking positively about its forthcoming BlackBerry 10 offerings, there seems to be something of a buzz building around RIM's next-generation smartphone platform.

Weekly mobile wrap: iPad Mini’s go missing, texting drops, RIM reminds us that it still exists

In this week's mobile news, we recover from news that Twinkies may soon cease to exist, RIM sets a date for BlackBerry 10, and many more stories. Fresh app and game picks for the week are also included.

BB10 phones to ship ‘within 30 days’ of Jan 30 unveiling event

Research In Motion's promise that its next-generation BB10 OS and handsets will launch in the first quarter of 2013 appears to be holding steady, with the company announcing on Tuesday that its new handsets are set to ship "within 30 days"…

BlackBerry 10 gets important US security clearance ahead of launch

Research In Motion's upcoming BlackBerry 10 platform has received US security clearance that will allow it to be used by goverment agencies – provided they don't all desert the Canadian company before the new platform launches.