Newspaper: RIM Still Considering Licensing Its OS

By Robert Vamosi | 1/21/13 2:34 AM

The CEO of Research In Motion told a German newspaper over the weekend that licensing its new Blackberry 10 OS remains a possibility for the company.

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Samsung Interested In RIM?

By Robert Vamosi | 8/10/12 7:08 AM

Might Samsung buy RIM?

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Samsung leads in Smartphone Growth

By Robert Vamosi | 5/10/11 2:59 AM

According to IDC, in its Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, Samsung shipped 2.4 million units in the first quarter of 2010, and 10.8 million in the first quarter of 2011. That's a 350 percent increase over the previous year.

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The Secure Mobile Payments Gold Rush

By JDavis | 3/25/11 5:21 AM

In the near future, your mobile device will also be an electronic wallet, holding your credit cards, transit cards and other personal information and, perhaps transmitted via Near Field Communications (NFC) wireless technology.

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Blackberry Users Advised to Turn Off Javascript

By JDavis | 3/24/11 6:05 AM

According to Blackberry's manufacturer, Research In Motion (RIM), a vulnerability in the open source WebKit browser engine could make remote code execution possible on some models. If exploited, an attacker would be able to read or write to the built-in media storage section of a BlackBerry or to the media card, but would not gain access to user data that the email, calendar and contact applications stored in the phone. Nonetheless, the manufacturer is recommending that Blackberry users disable Javascript as a precaution.

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