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  • Early-Bird Analysts Confused About BlackBerry 10 Sales [View article]
    How can "findings" be "speculative"?

    Prices in the UK have been hiked up, which they'd hardly do if they weren't selling beyond expectations!
    Feb 22 10:43 AM | 20 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • BlackBerry - Carrier Support Is Evaporating [View article]
    It would serve the carriers right, Lo; if they were so unhappy with sales of BBRY phones, why didn't they try promoting them, and tell their staff to stop running them down to any potential customer who showed any interest?
    Jan 16 08:58 AM | 15 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • BlackBerry: Selling Pieces Of The Pie Gets Complicated [View article]
    I agree with your conclusion Kurt; the senior management and BOD seem only to be concerned about how much they get out of it, and they have planned accordingly from way back. Frankly, this whole business stinks!
    Oct 11 08:20 AM | 9 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • BlackBerry: Time To Throw In The Towel? [View article]
    Keep on trading; I don't mind a rocky ride...
    May 30 08:44 AM | 9 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bye-Bye BlackBerry: What Will Make BB10 Fail [View article]
    Another non-article due for locking; do they pay this guy?
    Feb 15 10:01 AM | 9 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Security Breach Overshadows BlackBerry Quarterly [View article]
    I second that cat; I thought it a fascinating article, until comments drew my attention to the date! What a load of tosh!
    Jun 19 08:00 AM | 8 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Did Barron's Just Pull A Forbes On BlackBerry? [View article]
    Drivel!
    Apr 26 09:35 AM | 8 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Will The BlackBerry 10 Bring RIM Back To Life? [View article]
    Well said Tetyana! The way I see it, if the people who've bought shares and their friends and family all buy a BB10 (as seems likely) then that alone will suffice to ensure its success.
    Jan 16 05:22 AM | 8 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is BlackBerry Back? Family Dollar's Margin Expansion Is Not Enough, And What's Next For The Market [View article]
    They still need to get the message out, and I see no evidence that Chen has yet understood this; conference calls are all well and good for those who are already interested, but most potential customers are evidently not! One way it could be done would be to use all that excess inventory by sending samples of each model to the IT departments of all the Fortune 500 companies and any security minded branch of government (which should be all of them) in all countries where BBRY hopes to sell, for a one month trial. If the products are as good as we've been told by many current users, then that should be enough to sell enough while protecting current margins. Trying belatedly to compete on price, is too little too late. Get people to enjoy the pleasure of actually using these phones, and then tell them about the security advantage, and BBRY can hope to succeed, but carrying on with more of these glitzy and obscure adverts, or pointless use of big name pop stars, is a policy for disaster.
    Jan 8 06:29 AM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia-Microsoft deal approved; big questions ahead for both companies [View news story]
    Why does anyone care (or report) what Dan Loeb wants? I want a win on the Euromillions lottery, but nobody seems to consider that printable news, so why the difference? Not surprised it came out "yes", but 99.7% is pretty definite, n'est pas?
    Nov 19 08:57 AM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • What Should Nokia Do Now? [View article]
    Good link, sep; a pity so much of the proceeds go to enrich the legal professions! All they ever seem to invent are more ways to keep their own kind on the gravy train...
    Sep 18 11:13 AM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Z30 And Phablet Market Could Be BlackBerry's Savior [View article]
    And be willing to spend on advertising!
    Sep 12 08:21 AM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • What Is QNX And What Does It Mean For BlackBerry's Future? [View article]
    Tony, you should have written the article!
    May 23 09:06 AM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • BlackBerry Earnings: All Eyes On Subscriber Growth [View article]
    I begin to understand what "over-inundated" with spinformation means; is there really any need for so many BBRY articles, with the sales numbers imminent? Time to place your bets, if you mean to, and see which way it goes...
    Mar 27 07:45 AM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Your Earnings Season Preview: BlackBerry [View article]
    Nicely put C! How long have SA been publishing fiction?
    Mar 21 10:06 AM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
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