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Nielsen Survey Shows Android Outselling iPhones 2 to 1 More people are buying smartphones

With the constant hype surrounding the iPhone 5, it’s easy to lose sight of the strengthening hold of other smartphone players—namely, Google. But new data from Nielsen shows that the…

September 27, 2011, 11:14 AM EDT

RIM Announces Very Limited (and Expensive) BBM Music Monthly $5 fee to access just 50 songs

On the heels of last week’s report that RIM was in talks with major record companies to create its own cloud-based music service, the BlackBerry maker announced today that it’s…

August 25, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT

RIM to Launch BBM Digital Music Service One major record company has already signed on

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion is in talks with the four largest record companies to launch its own digital music service, sources told CNET. The new service, a test version…

August 19, 2011, 10:53 AM EDT

iPhone Still Biggest Advertising Target Android has made big gains since 2009

Despite major shifts in the smartphone market since 2009, the iPhone has managed to hold strong as the single biggest target for mobile advertising, according to quarterly studies from Millennial…

August 12, 2011, 10:40 AM EDT

London Riots Fueled by BBM Social media takes backseat to private messaging

Over the past three days, riots have engulfed the streets of East London, with looting and violence creeping westward. The unrest began after a peaceful protest over the fatal shooting of…

August 9, 2011, 4:52 AM EDT

With BlackBerry, enjoy all play and no work

In this new BlackBerry spot, BBDO makes an exhaustive effort to portray the Torch smartphone as a device that makes the business world more fun. Subways and elevators become…

August 16, 2010, 12:46 PM EDT

BlackBerry, Apple—it's all the same to U2

BlackBerry shares its love for U2 in a spot that's mainly footage of the Irish rockers on stage. Most of the Web buzz has centered on the band—long associated with…

July 10, 2009, 12:47 PM EDT

T-Mobile gets to bottom of butt dialing issue

This T-Mobile spot for the BlackBerry Flip posits that a cell phone call can be made using one's buttocks. It's an intriguing concept, and if it works, it would save…

January 28, 2009, 8:33 AM EST