Business leaders switch from Blackberry to Apple's iPhone

Daily Mail - 20 Nov, 2011
For the first time, more businessmen and women use use Apple's iPhone than all of Blackberry's mobile devices combined. In a new survey, 45 percent of business users say they have an iPhone, compared with 32 percent who are Blackberry ...

NUTS: Apple Races to Fix IPhone Glitches, Google Releases Music Service

Forbes - 20 Nov, 2011
News Under the Sun is a weekly column rounding up all the events on in the mobile industry. Want the news but don't want it every day? Subscribe to our weekly Facebook or Twitter page. The recent surge of iPhone sales also helped the device surpass ...

RIMM Smartphone Execution Risk Limits Upside: Canaccord

Barron's (blog) - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
With RIMM's BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380 just about to hit stores, Canaccord Genuity technology analyst Michael Walkley is lowering his price target on Research in Motion. With new phones, what hurts the stock? ...

BlackBerry 7 sales sputter after strong start

CNET - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
After some initial excitement for the new line of BlackBerry 7 smartphones and a strong launch--both unusual for RIM for the past year--sales are starting to sputter. ...

RIMM target lowered 25%

Forbes - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
Following Research in Motion's (RIMM) launch of the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380 (set to hit stores just before the holiday season), Canaccord Genuity technology analyst Michael Walkley lowered his price target to $21 from $28, ...

RIMM: Seeing Slowing Sales, Canaccord Cuts Estimates

Forbes - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
Canaccord Genuity analyst T. Michael Walkley this morning trimmed his estimates and price target for Research In Motion, citing concerns about slowing sales for the company's BlackBerry smartphones. “Our recent checks indicate slowing sell-through ...

BlackBerry lost the fight in the enterprise environment to iPhone

TechLeash - 20 Nov, 2011
Until not long ago, Research in Motion's BlackBerry smartphones had the reputation of most suitable phones for business users. But not anymore… According to a recent survey conducted by iPass, commercial Wi-Fi provider, among 2300 smartphone owners ...

RIM's BlackBerry Impacted by Apple iPhone 4S Sales: Report

eWeek - 20 Nov, 2011
RIM's BlackBerry franchise is faced with slowing sales due to the success of the Apple iPhone 4S, according to a new analyst report. Research In Motion has been impacted by the launch of Apple's iPhone 4S and faces slowing sales of BlackBerry OS 7 ...

New Blackberry Smartphones Fail To Start Software Issue

SmartHouse - 20 Nov, 2011
Struggling mobile phone Company Research in Motion claims that they are aware that their new Blackberry Bold 9900s often fail to start and that new software used in the Smartphone could be to blame. ...

Does Your BlackBerry 9930 / 9900 Seem Bricked? RIM's Fixing It Soon

Geek Sailor - 20 Nov, 2011
Well guys, we've seen it on HTCs, too many Motorola phones and now it's RIM's turn. It seems plenty happy BlackBerry 9900 and 9930 users have encounter some serious problems these past days, the phone simply refusing to power ON. ...

Why iPhone Beats BlackBerry for Business

Cult of Mac - 20 Nov, 2011
The Apple iPhone dominates the world of consumer smart phones, but is a bit of a laggard in the business market, right? Wrong! It turns out that the opposite is true. Apple is in fact a relatively minor player in the ...

Pocket Picks roundup: 19th November - Blackberry throws a new Curveball, O2 ...

Pocket Gamer - ‎Nov 19, 2011‎
According to research conducted by the CEA (the group responsible for the huge trade show CES), smartphones and tablets will be the hottest gifts this coming Christmas, despite the generally gloomy outlook on the economy. ...

BlackBerry Is Being Beaten at Its Own Game -- by the iPhone

DailyFinance - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
Research In Motion's (NAS: RIMM) BlackBerry is in danger of becoming that oddity in the handset market of being beaten by another, albeit much larger and more ...

BlackBerry 7 sales seen slowing, iPhone 4S & Android bad news for RIM

BGR - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
Sales of Research In Motion's new BlackBerry 7 smartphones have slowed in recent weeks as competition from Apple's iPhone 4S and Android phones heats up. In a note to investors on Friday, Canaccord Genuity analyst Mike Walkley noted that RIM's new ...

Has RIM Lost Its Way?

Sell My Mobile - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
It seems so, if comments by well-respected analysts are to be believed. Despite launching two new handsets and with others on the way, plus a new subscription music service, one expert in particular described the company as being on a knife-edge. ...

 

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