Former Research in Motion CEO and Co-Fouder Jim Balsillie is staying close to his passion for Canada and the technology industry. Jim has been named Chair of the Sustainable Development Technology Canada, a not-for-profit foundation that invests in clean technology projects. He will hold the part-time position for a five-year term.
We are just two days away from the long awaited launch of Blackberry 10, and Research In Motion also announced they will be taking part in this year’s Super Bowl. RIM plans to spend upwards of $3 million for an ad spot during the big game which takes place on Sunday, February 3, 2013. Chief Marketing Officer Frank Boulben has go so far
RIM continues to do some housecleaning, yesterday the company announced that it is dropping the word “app” from its Blackberry App World and will now be called Blackberry World. Also in a move that we’ve seen from Google, RIM is also adding its multimedia content including music and videos.
RIM’s Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution for NFC (Near Field Communication) mobile payments has been approved by Visa.
the book – Playbook that is. Back in November we were told that January 30, 2013 had been set as the launch date and event for the unveiling of the Blackberry 10, but now RIM has sent out invitations.
As they inch closer to the launch of the much anticipated Blackberry 10, Research In Motion reported their third quarter results for the months ending December 1, 2012 last night. Things were not great for the mobile device manufacture this quarter, but the market has not given up all hope on them.
As they continue to prepare for the much anticipated launch of Blackberry 10, Research In Motion (RIM) announced the BlackBerry 10 Ready Program
With the 2012 Deloitte Fast 50 winners being announced yesterday, Deloitte hosted an event last night where they presented the awards to the list of winners based in Ontario. We were on hand for the event, below is the photo gallery