Will RIM score a perfect 10 today?

Jan 30 2013, 03:23 IST
Comments 0
SummaryBlackBerry maker plans comeback with new platform launch in a make-or-break move.

most BlackBerry models. No update was given on the new system's launch date

June 20: RIM lays off employees as part of a restructuring plan aimed at saving about $1 billion in 2012

June 28: Cuts 5,000 jobs, about 30 percent of its workforce, and delays the launch of BlackBerry 10 to the first quarter of 2013

June 29: Stock hits nine-year low

July 10: At RIM's annual shareholders meet, Heins asks disgruntled investors for patience as the company develops new devices to rival the iPhone and Android smartphones.

Nov 12: RIM holds an official launch event for BlackBerry 10 smartphones on Jan 30

Nov 28: Nokia says it is suing RIM for breach of contract in Britain, US and Canada over cellular patents the two companies agreed on nine years ago

Nov 29: RIM's stock rises after Goldman Sachs upgrades the company's shares, saying there's a "30% chance" that BlackBerry 10 smartphones will be a success

Dec 20: RIM loses subscribers for the first time in the latest quarter, as the global number of BlackBerry users dipped to 79 million

Single Page Format
Ads by Google
Reader´s Comments
| Post a Comment
Please Wait while comments are loading...