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RIM Announces Approval of BlackBerry 7 Smartphones for U.S. Department of Defense Networks

RIM Announces Approval of BlackBerry 7 Smartphones for U.S. Department of Defense Networks

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Press Release TAMPA, FLORIDA--(Marketwire - May 9, 2012) - DISA Mission Partner Conference -- Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced DoD-wide approval for the use of BlackBerry® 7 smartphones. Working with U.S. Army and Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) sponsors and partners, BlackBerry 7 smartphones have undergone successful testing through Army labs...

RIM Introduces the BlackBerry Curve 9320 - A Stylish, New Smartphone for the Socially-Connected

RIM Introduces the BlackBerry Curve 9320 - A Stylish, New Smartphone for the Socially-Connected

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Press Release RIM Introduces the BlackBerry Curve 9320-A Stylish, New Smartphone for the Socially-Connected WATERLOO, ONTARIO - May 9, 2012) - Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced a stylish new smartphone for socially-connected customers. The new BlackBerry® Curve™ 9320 smartphone features all the core BlackBerry messaging and social-centric features that...

Press Release: Research In Motion Appoints New Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer

Press Release: Research In Motion Appoints New Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer

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It looks like RIM CEO Thorstein Heins wasn't kidding when he said he was close to signing a deal to bring aboard a new CMO. Today RIM has announced the addition of both a COO and CMO to its leadership team. Kristian Tear (formerly of Sony) and Frank Boulben (formerly of LightSquared) are joining RIM as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer respectively. It looks like...

Press Release: RIM Launches BlackBerry Screen Reader for Customers with Visual Impairments

Press Release: RIM Launches BlackBerry Screen Reader for Customers with Visual Impairments

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BlackBerry Smartphones have always had some great accessibility options, but today RIM has taken things one step further with the release of BlackBerry Screen Reader. The new app, available for the Curve 9350, 9360 and 9370, allows those with visual impairments to better make use of their BlackBerry with extended functions for native applications.  Press Release  WATERLOO, ONTARIO...