Browsing All posts tagged under »RIM«

Samsung and LG – 2 Korean Giants Hacking Into The Smartphone Market

November 11, 2010


Great perspective article about Samsung and LG’s efforts in the smartphone market. As with anything in a high growth technology based business, only time will tell, however, this commentator sees both companies as real threats to any smartphone manufacturer. Samsung’s third quarter results posted a year over year increase of 18 plus percent in handsets […]

Gartner reports Android over 25% of third quarter sales in world smartphone market

November 10, 2010


(Release) Worldwide mobile phone sales to end users totaled 417 million units in the third quarter of 2010, a 35 percent increase from the third quarter of 2009, according to Gartner, Inc. Smartphone sales grew 96 percent from the third quarter last year, and smartphones accounted for 19.3 percent of overall mobile phone sales in […]

Microsoft Phone 7, how will it impact the market and competitors such as Nokia and RIM?

October 12, 2010


There are some interesting points in this article. First is the amount of development that will have to be done to ensure all the old Windows Mobile Apps can work on the Phone 7 platform. The next question is how RIM will respond (Triton 4G?) as well as Nokia, although Nokia is betting a lot […]

Siteminis named as finalist alongside Apple, Google and Microsoft in 2010 WAMM awards held in Atlanta, GA.

October 8, 2010


Last night, the first annual WAMM  (Wireless And Mobile Media) awards were held in Atlanta at the AT&T campus. Siteminis Mobile Solution platform was named as a finalist along side titans in the industry Apple, Google, Microsoft and RIM in the category Best Development Tools or Platform. Although the balloting was tight, Microsoft tied with […]

The NFL is streaming to tablets via Verizon Wireless- or so we hear- 11 million mobile video watchers can’t be wrong!

October 1, 2010


This is really no surprise, 11 million people in the US have watched video over a mobile device this year (up 60%). Tablets are a new form factor and the inevitable product growth spurt has already begun with the new RIM Playbook, with many more vendors and products to hit the street this year. Take […]

RIM exec confirms today that the Blackberry Playbook OS to ultimately replace the existing Blackberry OS

September 29, 2010


Over a breakfast  event at its BlackBerry DevCon 2010 event, taking place in San Francisco, a RIM VP confirmed that the QNX operating system announced in their new PlayBook tablet would in fact be finding its way to smartphones in the long run, and ultimately replace the existing BlackBerry OS. Of course that kind of […]

RIM fires at Apple today by the unveiling of its new professional-grade BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet and BlackBerry® Tablet OS

September 28, 2010


Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM – News)(TSX:RIM – News) today redefined the possibilities for mobile computing with the unveiling of its new professional-grade BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet and BlackBerry® Tablet OS. Perfect for either large organizations or an “army of one”, the BlackBerry PlayBook is designed to give users what they want, including uncompromised web browsing, […]