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RIM Begins Its Comeback Year With BES 10 Launch

by Phillip Redman  |  January 23, 2013

In advance of its BB10 smartphone launch next week in New York City (no secret here, this has been widely talked about), RIM announced the release of BES 10 today--the next...

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CTIA Wireless Conference 2012: Changing Of The Guard

by Phillip Redman  |  May 11, 2012

It's funny--my first CTIA conference I went to in the mid-1990's had kind of a start-up feel to it.  There weren't a lot of big name companies there, not in...

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BlackBerry Failure: Less Impactful Than Two Years Ago

by Phillip Redman  |  October 13, 2011

It wasn't quite a yawn, but there was far less outcry this week than there would have been two years ago since BlackBerry service was out for three days.  As...

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RIM Takes Important Steps in Enterprise Mobility

by Phillip Redman  |  May 2, 2011

Today is Capital Markets day at RIM where they talk about the year behind and the year ahead to financial analysts.  But this week is also its annual wireless conference,...

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RIM PlayBook: More Play Than Work

by Phillip Redman  |  April 20, 2011

RIM has launched its entry into the media tablet storm this week, with the much anticipated PlayBook.  But trying to get ahead of the competition, it may have rushed it...

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Wireless Data Pricing Reaches A New Low

by Phillip Redman  |  November 9, 2010

Back in 1995, one of my first big wireless research projects was on pricing elasticity.  At that time, a wireless voice minute cost about $2.25 and only about 13% of...

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Most Things Being Equal, The Apps have It

by Phillip Redman  |  November 5, 2010

We are now fully in the era of the smartphone.  At no other time have we had such numerous choices of quality devices from companies like Samsung, Apple, Nokia, Apple,...

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