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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Blackberry's failure to innovate

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... obsolete. BlackBerry is a case in point. Its mobile devices were once mandatory for corporate executives. Research in Motion, as its Canadian maker was formerly called, was the pride of a nation, ... this week that it is considering "strategic alternatives", meaning it is either up for sale or a tie-up with a stronger competitor. Either way, BlackBerry's days as a standalone ...

  2. Business - Companies

    Acer chairman resigns, Lenovo rebuffed by BlackBerry

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 09:56am by Doug Young

    ... IBM) PC business in 2005 would be repeated with a recent bid for dying smartphone pioneer BlackBerry (Toronto: BBY). But instead, media are reporting that Lenovo never bothered to make a formal bid for BlackBerry, after being told that such a deal would be blocked by Ottawa due to national security concerns. Some may argue this pair of developments mark big setbacks ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 03:54am by STAFF

    ... that are likely to include the crisis in Crimea. Having already visited the Netherlands and France, the final stop of a busy schedule for Xi and his wife Peng Liyuan will be Belgium.   BlackBerry releases fourth-quarter figures Embattled smartphone firm BlackBerry will release its fourth-quarter earnings report today, with investors anxious to hear what CEO John Chen has to tell them. Analysts expect ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Elderly and disabled no grounds for mercy at CLP

    Posted Dec 17th 2013, 03:53am by Howard Winn

    ... is unfortunate that the supply disconnection caused certain inconvenience to the customer." That, you could say, is an understatement.   Faith and BlackBerry return James Robertson, managing ... bus and initially worked on the e-mails on his Blackberry. But he subsequently decided to stop and take in the view and deal with the e-mails later. He checked into the hotel, watched some ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ...   BlackBerry results offer clues to its future BlackBerry releases its results for the latest quarter, offering the first signs of whether renewed investor confidence in the smartphone maker ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Wison chairman cashes in on company's bonanza results

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... of the cash out of the company, this can hardly be construed as being good for confidence. So what's going on?   It's not 'appening for BlackBerry Not many people may know that almost a third of all the apps available for the BlackBerry are produced by the Hong Kong company SB44 Limited. Altogether it has produced some 48,000 apps for the BlackBerry. However, quality is often ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TALKING POINTS

    Talking points

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am

    ... bought-in Russian technology.   RIM hopes new BlackBerry bears fruit Research In Motion (RIM) holds an official launch event for its new BlackBerry 10 smartphone. The new phone is seen as critical ...

  8. Business - Companies

    Lenovo eyes HTC: finally a smart move

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 10:01am by Doug Young

    ... superstar HTC (Taipei: 2498). This new report looks quite interesting, as it comes just two months after media speculated that Lenovo could make a bid for BlackBerry (Toronto: BB), another former smartphone high-flyer whose fortunes have also faded rapidly due to its failure to keep up with the latest trends. But Lenovo wisely decided to skip Canada-based BlackBerry, which would have been ...

  9. Comment - Blogs

    Men, not machines: give us a break, it's Christmas

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 08:21pm by Michael Cox

    ... on the Blackberries of the bean counters at the end of the season look that different without a break now? Some cynical local hacks wondered aloud on Sunday whether the club didn’t mind stacking the front end ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Nokia's loss is phone users' gain

    Posted Sep 14th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... been a long time coming. But in retrospect, it was almost inevitable once its mobile phone business was left in the dust, first by Blackberry, itself another fallen mobile phone giant, and more ...




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