A Research In Motion BlackBerry device. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Tech Report: RIM To Roll Out New BlackBerry Operating System

Research In Motion announced Tuesday it would soon release a new operating system.


A Research In Motion BlackBerry device. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

International BlackBerry Outage Spreads To Bay Area

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.


Blackberry Torch 9800 smartphone. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Tech Watch: Blackberry Updates Coming Soon

Research in Motion is revamping its smartphones with plans to introduce the Android OS to its Blackberry line next year.


Tech Report: Facebook Launches New Mobile Messenger

Social networking site Facebook has launched a messenger application for iPhone and Android smartphones to help users stay in touch.


Blackberry Torch 9800 smartphone. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Tech Report: BlackBerry Messenger Plays Role In England Riots

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 iPhone 4. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Apple, Samsung Lead Smartphone Sales In 2Q

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.

CBS San Francisco–08/04/2011

Apple iPad 2

Tech Watch: Can Anyone Compete With The iPad?

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.


RIM President and Co-Chief Executive Officer Mike Lazaridis announces the new BlackBerry PlayBook as he delivers a keynote address at the BlackberryDevCon 2010 on September 27, 2010 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BlackBerry Maker Offers Tablet Aimed At Businesses

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.

CBS San Francisco–09/27/2010

India Sets Deadline for BlackBerry Info

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.


Banning Blackberries

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 […]