May 3, 2011  12:51 PM

RIM’s hard lesson: Differentiate or die

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Apple, BlackBerry, iPad, iPhone, RIM, smartphones, tablets

RIM's earnings statement speaks volumes. It’s not a surprise that RIM disappointed; it has been forced to accept much lower margins and has lost market share to every smartphone option out there. This is a classic story of how not being innovative will hurt you, perhaps fatally. The...

April 19, 2011  1:02 PM

RIM’s Playbook: Good form factor misses consumer appeal

Posted by: Tom Nolle
BlackBerry, iPad, RIM, RIM PlayBook, tablets

Tablets are again in the news as RIM launches its Playbook, a tablet that diverges from the iPad mold in that it’s based on a

March 7, 2011  12:23 AM

Next for tablets: Enterprise voice and data collaboration?

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Android tablets, BlackBerry, collaboration, enterprise applications, iPads, RIM PlayBook, tablets

We’re counting down to the launch of the RIM "Playbook" tablet and wondering how competitors will manage the new iPad 2 in their plans for the fall. The challenge for them all at...

June 22, 2010  7:09 PM

Smartphone war ahead: Android competitors to turn up heat on iPhone

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Android, Android OS, Apple, BlackBerry, Captivate, iPhone, RIM, Samsung, smartphones, Verizon

Wall Street is looking at the fall as a critical time for Apple and the iPhone. What's critical is that it may mark the beginning of a smartphone price war with highly functional models based on the

December 21, 2009  4:20 PM

Verizon, the Droid and the iPhone: Network preparations in progress

Posted by: Tom Nolle
AT&T, BlackBerry, Droid phones, iPhone, Motorola, Verizon

Verizon seems to be backing away from its “anti-iPhone” Droid ads and preparing to offer the most popular smartphone when the AT&T exclusivity ends (whenever that is). Verizon...


Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: