BlackBerry (formerly RIM) has traditionally enjoyed success in the enterprise with its secure operating system and business-friendly handsets. BlackBerry's beachhead remains the enterprise, but it faces emerging threats from a bevy of rival devices. Can BlackBerry devices inspire gadget lust in the enterprise and consumer markets?

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The Exchange-Blackberry Battle

The Blackberry is the current champ in the PDA market, but it may be under threat from Windows Mobile because Exchange Server 2003 SP2 allows smart phones to scale to a level that the Blackberry can't.

July 21, 2005


Syncing BlackBerry with Mac

Mac users that want to connect their systems to a BlackBerry can now try out PocketMac's BlackBerry edition. Correspondent James Hilliard gets a test drive from PocketMac CEO Terrence Goggin.

October 6, 2004


New BlackBerry shrinks QWERTY keyboard

The upcoming Research In Motion 7100t BlackBerry attempts to minimize the traditional keyboard design. Fitting QWERTY on a compact, multiple-letter layout reminiscent of a phone's dialpad, it leaves the wider PDA layout behind. CNET's Rafe Needleman gets a preview from RIM's Andrea Craig.

September 27, 2004

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PalmSource and RIM announce partnership

In a one-on-one interview at the PalmSource Developers Seminar in San Mateo, Calif., PalmSource CEO David Nagel tells CNET's Brian Cooley about the company's new partnership with Research In Motion and gives his take on the upcoming Palm OS6.

May 6, 2003


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