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Research In Motion tops list of Canada's Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders for 3rd year

Research In Motion tops list of Canada's Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders for 3rd year

Michelle Haag 13

Research In Motion has once again taken the top spot on the list of Canada's Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders according to results released today by Research Infosource, Inc. RIM spent a total of $1.54 billion in Fiscal 2011 on research, which is an increase of 10.8% over Fiscal 2010. Though Ron Freedman, CEO of Research Infosource was a bit surprised by the increase overall in the...

Statement from RIM CEO: BlackBerry 10 passes critical milestone; achieves Lab Entry with more than 50 carriers

Statement from RIM CEO: BlackBerry 10 passes critical milestone; achieves Lab Entry with more than 50 carriers

CrackBerry Kevin 192

  We just received great news for all of us waiting anxiously for BlackBerry 10 to hit the market. Research In Motion CEO Thorsten Heins just issued a statement that BlackBerry 10 has achieved Lab Entry with more than 50 carriers. We'll keep this short for now. Read the statement below. Thorsten Heins, President and CEO, Research In Motion, said:  I'm very pleased to confirm...

Says BlackBerry CEO, "We're not in the spec race... we're in the experience race"

Says BlackBerry CEO, "We're not in the spec race... we're in the experience race"

Adam Zeis 140

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins has continued to make the rounds since BlackBerry Jam in San Jose. In an interview with CNET, he stressed that it's not about being the fastest or being first, but more about the experience itself. "We're not in the spec race, we're not like six cylinders are better than four, we're in the experience race; it's got to be fun to drive a BlackBerry, if you want to...