Category Archives: smartphone

01 Jun 2012

RIM faces GRIM future?

Raj Bhatt

I had blogged about what RIM should do about its flagging smartphone business (click here). Looks like it was a timely blog post. The senior management of RIM have appointed bankers to search for ‘strategic alternatives’ (click here for NY Times article on the topic). In addition to the PC makers without a smartphone/tablet presence, [...]

Blackberry, facebook, RIM, RIMM, smartphone


05 May 2012

Whither Blackberry?

Raj Bhatt

Samsung and Apple are winning the war of smartphones (through different strategies…Apple through a single elegant phone built on its proprietary OS and Samsung through a rapid launch of a  slew of multiple sized devices built on Android). The chart above is taken from a recent Time article. In the meanwhile, RIMM (and its Blackberry) [...]

BBM, Blackberry, Dell, HP, smartphone, tablet


19 Jul 2010

Is it a phone? Is it a tablet PC?… No it’s a Dell Streak

Raj Bhatt

Dell Streak has launched in the UK and will soon be launched in the US. Here is the product page from the Dell UK website (click here) and a much better product page on the O2 UK website (click here). Here’s a more instructional blog post from Dell (click here). I had blogged in January [...]

Dell, smartphone, Streak