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HTC satisfaction down, as Samsung loyalty grows

HTC satisfaction down, as Samsung loyalty grows

By 28 August 2012

A new survey indicated that HTC and Motorola customers today are less satisfied with their smartphone compared to last year, as the upgrade path to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich takes its toll. In a recent survey of almost 15,000 people HTC and Motorola... >>

Official BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboard lands

Official BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboard lands

By 13 March 2012

Update: The original post below went live on Monday - we now have official confirmation of the device from RIM with  James Poulton, director, Advanced Accessories saying: "Whether you’re typing email, creating documents, surfing the web or using other... >>

Android grabs half of the smartphone market

Android grabs half of the smartphone market

By 15 February 2012

The numbers are in (sales rather than shipments this time) and it looks as if the Android charge is still in full flow as Google's mobile OS reached a market share of more than 50 per cent in the last quarter of 2011. With 75.9 million Android devices... >>

RIM hopes The Bold Team will come to BlackBerry's rescue

RIM hopes The Bold Team will come to BlackBerry's rescue

By 31 January 2012

If any further proof was needed that Research in Motion is losing its grip on the professional market and aiming its handsets squarely at the "yoofs" then surely the launch of The Bold Team is it. A bunch of cartoon superheroes, The Naff Team, sorry -... >>

Samsung not interested in RIM takeover

Samsung not interested in RIM takeover

By 18 January 2012

Despite reports to the contrary, Samsung is not interested in a buyout of struggling Research in Motion; the Canadian company that makes BlackBerry devices. It was reported earlier this week that the Korean company was interested in a complete takeover... >>

BlackBerry Torch 9810
2.5 out of 5

BlackBerry Torch 9810

By 17 January 2012

There are now two BlackBerry Torch models in RIM's armoury: the 9810 we're reviewing here and the 9860 that we've previously reviewed. The 9810 is a slider phone packing a full QWERTY keyboard essentially the same design as the phone it replaces, the... >>

Two new BlackBerry PlayBook tablets coming in 2012

Two new BlackBerry PlayBook tablets coming in 2012

By 17 January 2012

RIM-lovers, want to know what's in store from the Canadian company in 2012? Well, N4BB thinks that it has got the low-down on the BlackBerry launch plans for this year and, most excitingly, it suggests two brand spanking new PlayBook tablets. The 7- and... >>

BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 zooms in from RIM

BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 zooms in from RIM

By 27 October 2011

Hold on to your hats RIM-fans, the Canadian phone giant has announced a brand spanking new phone that it has designed in partnership with Porsche Design - the P'9981. With an apostrophe as puzzling as Samuel Eto'o's and (probably) a price-tag that will... >>

What is BlackBerry OS 10? Details, pictures, and video of the new BlackBerry OS

What is BlackBerry OS 10? Details, pictures, and video of the new BlackBerry OS

By 20 October 2011

Research in Motion has announced that its operating system is changing once again - this time to something it is calling BlackBerry OS 10; but what is BB OS 10, what does it stand for, when is BB OS 10 coming out, and should you get excited? After a week... >>

Leaked BlackBerry Curve Touch 9380 coming soon

Leaked BlackBerry Curve Touch 9380 coming soon

By 16 September 2011

According to the financial bods, Research in Motion is in a bit of bother. It shipped less handsets than expected in the last quarter and poor tablet sales meant that profits were down 47 per cent. What RIM needs is a super, smashing, great handset to... >>