Can it BE more Addictive? The New Blackberry Torch and Operating System

  Crackberry addicts beware, a new Blackberry is about to launch.  The Blackberry Torch, Research in Motion’s latest device, is its first sliding keyboard device.  In addition, it comes with a brand smacking new operating system, which will also be competable with existing devices like the Bold (both 9650 and 9700) as well as the […]

Cynthia's Thoughts: Hockey Hype in Hamilton

They have Facebook groups, websites and petitions.  They’re on Twitter.  Lots of people want the NHL to go to Hamilton.  Things have grown since word got out that RIM co-CEO, Jim Balsillie wanted to purchase the Phoenix Coyotes and bring it there.  This of course, isn’t the first time someone’s tried to bring a team there.  […]

RIM: Thumbing its way to the top for nearly 25 years

Research in Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM.TO), founded and headquartered in Waterloo in 1984, launched its addictive BlackBerry in 1999 and has for the past nine years been the innovator of smartphones, even after competition started building. More people prefer the BlackBerry than its rivals, such as the iPhone and Palm products as it is […]