RIM Puts its Foot Down and Says No! Or does it?

Research In Motion (RIM) has finally come to a decision it seems—it will not be giving any countries access to its users’ data. However, its strongly worded press releases lose a lot of their bite when you consider what the foreign governments they are in negotiations with are saying. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ...

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Wipe that BlackBerry!

Your data is important, very important. How would you feel if you traded in your BlackBerry, it was refurbished, sold or given to another customer but your carrier did not bother to wipe all of that private information on it? According to BlackBerryRocks, that is exactly what happened to an unnamed NFL player. Thankfully, the guy ...

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RIM to Share You BlackBerry’s Location

I wrote  yesterday that Apple’s new privacy policy lets the company “precisely” track you and your iOS 4 powered device, then provides that data to applications for location targeted advertisements and features. Well according to IntoMobile, Research In Motion Ltd.’s (RIM) BlackBerry might be doing the same thing very soon.  Scared yet? While it is understandable ...

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