Resistance to Android is futile

Google's mobile Android operating system remains on track to capture at least 45% of the smartphone market by 2016.

Waving to pay: Google, Apple and NFC

Users of Android powered smartphones and tablets may no longer need their conventional wallets for shopping purposes.

Blackberry Playbook will easily port Android apps

Developers who can't decide between creating an app for Android and creating an app for Playbook don't need to worry anymore.

RIM axes DUI checkpoint app

Research in Motion (RIM) - succumbing to heavy pressure by U.S. politicians - has agreed to remove all BlackBerry apps designed to help drivers evade DUI checkpoints.

Blackberry Playbook to have FaceTime-like video chat

Reseach in Motion is feeling pretty confident about its iPad rival and still seems to have some tricks up its sleeve that haven't yet been revealed. The latest revelation - a FaceTime-like video chat feature.

Samsung touts QWERTY-enabled Galaxy Pro

Samsung has debuted an Android-powered (Froyo) smartphone that boasts a full QWERTY keyboard, along with an 800MHz CPU.

RIM marketing chief abandons sinking ship

Only about 16 months after joining Research in Motion to help bring life back into the Blackberry company, chief marketing officer Keith Pardy has reportedly put in notice that he plans to leave.

Android market share topples Blackberry

It was only a matter of time, not a matter of if, Google's Android operating system would become the dominate mobile platform. That time is now.

Blackberry Messenger might be coming to Android, iPhone

Look outside - is it raining cats and dogs? Are pigs flying? If so, then this latest rumor, which suggest Research in Motion is considering bringing Blackberry Messenger to other mobile platforms, may be true.

Playbook rumored for April 10 launch

The latest information suggests Research in Motion's Blackberry tablet, the Playbook, will be released on April 10 but it's unclear at this point which carrier will be the first to offer mobile data services for it.

iPad 2: The risks are all internal

As we watched the iPad 2 launch today, many of us wondered if the popular tablet should be considered just another PC, or perhaps - like the iPod - a unique product in its own category.

Verizon, T-Mobile eligible for 4G Blackberry Playbook this year

Research in Motion has already said it will make its upcoming Playbook tablet compatible with Sprint's high-speed 4G network, but now the company has also confirmed it's working on versions that would work with Verizon's and T-Mobile's new spectrums.

Blackberry Playbook rumored to run Android apps

If there was ever any doubt of just how dominant Android has become in the mobile space, there's a new rumor circulating that should just about seal the lid on any such debate.

Android skyrockets while Blackberry tumbles

Some new numbers from mobile industry tracker Comscore are in, and the picture they paint is so extremely stark it's almost eye-popping.

Blackberry cannot comply with security requests in India

After being told it had to prevent encrypted e-mails being sent over Blackberry mobile servers, Research in Motion has come forth to say it simply cannot comply with that request.

Mobile app revenue to exceed $15 billion in 2011

Mobile apps are expected to generate over $15 billion in 2011, with combined revenue from 2010-2014 slated to total a staggering $58 billion.

RIM sets million-unit Playbook goal

We're seeing a bit of what's inside Research in Motion's Playbook playbook, as the company has ordered a million units to be produced from its overseas manufacturing partners.

BlackBerry Enterprise Server headed to the Cloud

RIM is reportedly preparing to debut a Cloud-based version of its BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) by the end of 2011.

Sprint brings Blackberry Playbook to 4G stratosphere

While Research in Motion's upcoming tablet isn't gaining a whole lot of buzz, the news at CES that Sprint will release a 4G version of it in several months is starting to turn some heads.

Whiny RIM denies Playbook battery reports

Research in Motion's iPad competitor, the Blackberry Playbook, was back in the news this week for all the wrong reasons. And now the company is striking back, saying reports over the device's poor battery life are false.