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Did Sprint promise RIM BlackBerry Tour sales?

According to a UBS research note, Sprint Nextel promised Research In Motion certain volume sales of the BlackBerry Tour in order to launch the smartphone at a similar time as Verizon Wireless. The

40% of Existing Smartphone Owners Consider Switching to the iPhone

Four out of ten Blackberry and other smartphone users would switch to Apple's iPhone, as their next smartphone purchase, according to a recent survey conducted by Crowd Science. On the other hand,

Sunsetting subsidies

AT&T Mobility's recent move to allow some iPhone 3G owners to upgrade to the iPhone 3G S ahead of schedule got me to thinking about the various pricing tactics employed by the nation's wireless

RIM adds 3.8M new BlackBerry accounts

Research In Motion posted strong results in its fiscal first quarter, which ended May 30, reporting net income of $643 million, above the $518.3 million it recorded in the previous quarter and 33

Motorola-RIM patent dispute put on hold

A magistrate judge ordered Motorola's patent infringement lawsuit against Research In Motion to be put on hold while the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office looks into the issue. The judge overseeing

RIM releasing BlackBerry Tour for Sprint, Verizon

Research In Motion unveiled its latest smartphone, the Tour, and said it would be available soon on Sprint Nextel and Verizon Wireless. The gadget offers features for both consumers and business

Where does Palm go from here?

The Palm Pre has been reviewed, praised and released. Now the big question for Palm is: Will webOS have legs? Palm went to lengths to point out during the months-long build-up to the Pre's June 6

RIM mum on navigation firm acquisition

Research in Motion confirmed that it acquired Dash Navigation, but the BlackBerry maker isn't providing any details on the acquisition or its plans for the firm. Dash's technology converts a personal

T-Mobile aims to boost data revenues with pricing adjustments

T-Mobile USA tweaked the prices and stipulations for its data and messaging offerings, moves that research and consulting firm Current Analysis said reflect the No. 4 carrier's continued efforts to

Verizon launching BlackBerry Pearl Flip

Verizon Wireless will launch Research In Motion's BlackBerry Pearl Flip phone, becoming the latest carrier to sport the clamshell smartphone. The phone has a 2-megapixel camera, a SureType Qwerty