Ken Adams

RIM reports loss of $235 million, 7.4 million smartphones shipped in Q2 2013

“On the bright side, losses were less than last quarter — when the company lost over half a billion dollars” …..Ah Ha Aaaaa… Oooo… Crap !!  Really!! ? …..Bright side ? …. Just kill yourself now RIM…. From The Verge, RIM reports loss of $235 million, 7.4 million smartphones shipped in …

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RIM refutes reports of subscriber losses, says people are still buying BlackBerry phones

…… Yeah, and those die hard Crackberry people are called sleep…. From BGR, RIM refutes reports of subscriber losses, says people are still buying BlackBerry phones. “Struggling Canadian smartphone vendor Research In Motion (RIM) is widely expected to post its third consecutive quarterly loss on Thursday after the market closes. …

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iOS and Android device adoption rate said to be fastest in history

Here’s why mobile is changing everything. “Smartphones and tablets are being adopted at a rate 10 times faster than PCs from the 1980s, two times faster than the Internet in the 1990s, and three times faster than the current social networking boom.” From BGR, iOS and Android device adoption rate said …

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Speaking of former mobile phone leaders getting crashed by iPhone……..

Another lesson in what happens when someone is totally clueless or falls asleep at the wheel. From All Thing D, Sony Mobile to Cut 1,000 Jobs. “Sony Corp. said Thursday it plans to cut some 15 percent of its mobile phone business’s workforce, or about 1,000 jobs, to reduce costs …

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Nearly one in five Android users plan to switch to iPhone

If this were an election poll it’d be a landslide for iPhone. But…….so sad….. “just 2% of BlackBerry users said they were planning to purchase another BlackBerry smartphone.” From BGR, Nearly one in five Android users plan to switch to iPhone. “Android may be the best-selling mobile operating system in …

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