Articles by Chris Umiastowski

RIM rallies 11% in Canada in advance of Thorsten Heins’ one year anniverary as CEO

RIM rallies 11% in Canada in advance of Thorsten Heins’ one year anniverary as CEO

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Tomorrow (Tuesday) marks the one year anniversary of Thorsten Heins as the captain in charge of righting the BlackBerry ship. When he took the job, the stock was around $16 and on its way down. RIM's positioning was weak, and there was still a very long list of work to be done on BlackBerry 10 ahead of launch. Today, with the US markets closed, RIM rallied nearly 11% to close at $...

Addressing CrackBerry Nation comments and questions about Research In Motion's BlackBerry service revenue

Addressing CrackBerry Nation comments and questions about Research In Motion's BlackBerry service revenue

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Merry Christmas Eve everyone! Last Thursday, following RIM's Q3 earnings report, I published a fairly detailed post with my thinking on the quarter, and in particular, the service revenue situation facing the company. Well, many of you dropped comments on the post and asked questions. So I thought I'd record a quick video to go through some of the most common questions and concerns...