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Blackberry Blew It’s Last Chance

In an article published today, Message unread: Silicon Valley’s secret, failed bid to save BlackBerry, The Verge reveals that Blackberry blew it’s last chance to survive last summer.  Entrepreneur and angel investor Robin Chan published a slide deck he called “Project BBX” where he says that, “Over a year ago, I helped form a secret …

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BlackBerry CEO Questions Future of Tablets – CLUEless !!!

BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins From the Clueless In Chief of Blackberry.  “In five years I don’t think there’ll be a reason to have a tablet anymore,” Heins said in an interview yesterday at the Milken Institute conference in Los Angeles. “Maybe a big screen in your workspace, but not a …

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BlackBerry Posts Surprise Quarterly Profit, Ships One Million Z10s

Not dead yet.  Sell a mil.  Lose 3.  Oops… From All Things D, BlackBerry Posts Surprise Quarterly Profit, Ships One Million Z10s “BlackBerry’s fourth quarter was the first round of a fight the company can’t afford to lose. And as brutal as the battle might be, the struggling smartphone pioneer appears …

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RIM Launches Next-Generation BlackBerry Z10, Announces Corporate Rebranding

They might be better off dumping the Blackberry brand, rather than dropping RIM. From MacRumors, RIM Launches Next-Generation BlackBerry Z10, Announces Corporate Rebranding. I figure BB diehards might give it a go and they might slow their death and even stay around as an also-ran along with MicroSUCKS and Nokia – …

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Developers !!! We don-need no stinking deeevelopers – RIM circles the wagons

“It’s cold and quiet at the San Jose Convention Center on the second day of the BlackBerry Jam Americas conference.” …(crickets chirping)… RIM CEO Thorsten Heins says that the company has a “clear shot at number three” in the smartphone market….. …..Can you say……  Wake up and smell the coffee. …

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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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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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