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Blackberry 10 UI Lead Exits Research In Motion

By Dave Forde / August 1, 2012

Slight set back for RIM as Hampus Jakobsson, the guy leading user interface (UI) and user experience (UX) for Research In Motion announced on Twitter that he’s leaving the company. Hampus was working on the Blackberry 10 which RIM is hoping will put them back in fighting shape as a leading manufacture of smart phones.


Weekend Rumour: RIM May Sell Hardware Business To Amazon Or Facebook

By Dave Forde / June 25, 2012

Over the weekend the Sunday Times wrote a story suggesting that Research In Motion was considering a split between its handset division and messaging network into two separate companies. The paper also went on to say that Amazon or Facebook were potential buyers of the hardware division as RIM continues


RIMS Stock Hits Lowest Point In Close To A Decade

By Dave Forde / June 4, 2012

Last week’s about RIM’s financial trouble hitting the market, as part of it, RIM’s CEO announced early warnings the company would not meet its quarter end forecast quarter. He also announced that the phone manufacture hired outside organizations


2,000 Layoffs, 2 Executives Quit, 2 Week Time Period

By Dave Forde / May 29, 2012

Well things are certainly “unique” over at RIM, over the last two weeks the company has been faced with bad news, bad news and more bad news. First their head of Sales Patrick Spence quit to take a roll over at Sonos, as their Chief Commercial Officer, the company makes wireless home audio equipment.

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