New BlackBerry to hit US stores

2013-06-05 14:31

The first keyboard-equipped BlackBerry with the company's radically new operating system will be available in US stores.

High hopes for new BlackBerry

2013-01-27 14:38

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion begins its comeback bid with a new platform launch in a make-or-break move for a firm that is rapidly sinking in the smartphone market it once dominated.

Vodafone: BlackBerry issues hit some customers

2013-01-11 14:35

Mobile operator Vodafone has said some of its customers were not receiving e-mails via their BlackBerry phones.

RIM shares pounded on subscriber worries

2012-12-22 10:21

Shares of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion have plummeted on the Nasdaq exchange on investor fears that its new smartphone platform will thin the ranks paying for its service.

RIM loses patent dispute with Nokia

2012-11-28 18:01

Research In Motion has lost a contract dispute over the use of Nokia patents in a case which could halt sales of its BlackBerry phones.

RIM to offer free voice calls on BBM

2012-11-15 08:02

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion is announcing a new feature for its popular BBM messaging service: It will allow customers to make free voice calls over a Wi-Fi network.

BlackBerry 10 gets security clearance

2012-11-08 14:54

Research In Motion has won a much-coveted US government security clearance for its yet-to-be launched platform for BlackBerry 10 devices.

BlackBerry apps lab opens in Cape Town

2012-11-05 07:31

Research In Motion has opened its second apps lab in South Africa to enable local application development for the BlackBerry platform.

New BlackBerry phone in testing

2012-11-01 07:15

RIM's CEO has said the new BlackBerry phone is in testing at 50 carriers.

BlackBerry Jam heads to Cape Town

2012-10-18 21:29

Research In Motion has put a call out to developers in Cape Town to attend the company's BlackBerry Jam in the city.


BlackBerry World expands to music, movies

2013-01-29 11:26

Research In Motion has announced that BlackBerry World will feature a range of digital content beyond applications, as the company prepares to launch the anticipated BlackBerry 10.

RIM pushing for BlackBerry 10 win

2013-01-23 12:00

Research In Motion is racing ahead to ensure a warm market reception to its latest BlackBerry offering.

Ster-Kinekor app shines on BlackBerry

2012-12-23 22:34

The Ster-Kinekor mobile application has passed over 200 000 downloads, the entertainment company has announced.

Nokia sues RIM for breach of contract

2012-11-28 21:04

Nokia is suing Research in Motion, the maker of the BlackBerry, for breach of contract in Britain, the United States and Canada over cellular patents the two companies agreed on nine years ago.

BlackBerry maker stages comeback

2012-11-23 10:26

Shares of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion have surged over 15% on optimism about its soon-to-be-launched BB10 devices, RIM's response to Apple's iPhone.

RIM announces BlackBerry 10 date

2012-11-12 15:17

Research In Motion has revealed the date that it will introduce BlackBerry 10 to the world.

Citi urges better software education

2012-11-07 10:42

Software development should be included in school curriculums and be taught in new ways in order to expand South Africa's capacity, a local expert has said.

Pentagon drops BlackBerry

2012-11-02 17:21

The Pentagon will no longer retain an exclusive contract with BlackBerry maker Research in Motion and has invited companies such as Apple to offer smartphones to its vast work force.

SA Android users get flat-rate data

2012-10-22 14:10

Users with Android-powered smartphones will soon have access to flat-rate data packages that have contributed to the success of BlackBerry smartphones.

BlackBerry PlayBook software upgraded

2012-10-04 12:40

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion has released the next version of its PlayBook tablet operating system software.

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