The BlackBerry outage that began on Monday started out as an inconvenience. Three days and five continents later, it’s a disaster that has hit the Bay Area.
Research in Motion is revamping its smartphones with plans to introduce the Android OS to its Blackberry line next year.
Social networking site Facebook has launched a messenger application for iPhone and Android smartphones to help users stay in touch.
The texts sent via BlackBerry Messenger that have that helped rioters organize on the streets of London and other cities across England since the weekend pose a challenge for law enforcement.
Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. zoomed to the top of the list of global smartphone makers in the second quarter, blowing past Nokia Corp. and BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd.
Apple still remains king of the hill when it comes to tablets. Sales figures show that Motorola Mobility has sold 100,000 Xoom’s, which was one of the first serious challengers to the iPad. In comparison, Apple sold 300,000 iPad’s on its day of release.
The company that gave us the BlackBerry – still the dominant phone in corporate circles – thinks its business customers will have room in their briefcases for at least one more device: the PlayBook.
NEW DELHI (AP) _ India’s Home Ministry threatened Thursday to block BlackBerry corporate e-mail and messaging services unless the device’s manufacturer, Research In Motion Ltd., makes them accessible to its security agencies by Aug. 31.
Officials in Saudi Arabia have decided NOT to switch off service to Blackberry users citing positive developments in talks with the smart phone’s maker, Research In Motion. All this comes as several countries are considering […]