Year In Review: N4BB’s Top Stories Of 2013


Wednesday marks the beginning of a new year, and a lot has happened over the last 12 months in the BlackBerry world. It’s crazy to think at this time last

Thorsten Heins Gives Farewell Letter to Employees


This week marked yet another momentous point in BlackBerry’s history. After receiving $1 Billion in financing from Fairfax Financial and team, it was announced that Thorsten Heins would resign. In

Thorsten Heins and his Golden Parachute


Amid the earlier buyout rumors, it was discovered that if BlackBerry were to be purchased, the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Thorsten Heins, stood to make $55.6 million. The figure, which includes

BlackBerry’s 3 Step Transformation Plan to Success


Yesterday, BlackBerry held it’s Annual and Special Meeting of shareholders in Canada. The Waterloo-based BlackBerry voted on its board members and concluded the official transition from Research In Motion Limited

Does BlackBerry Deserve the Negative Reaction from the Street?


Last week BlackBerry announced their Q1 FY2014 earnings. While the company’s cash reserves increased, their service revenue and subscriber base were down. Additionally, the company refrained from formally announcing the

Another BlackBerry 7 Device to Release in 2013


During the BlackBerry Q1 2014 earnings call, BlackBerry’s CEO Thorsten Heins, announced the company would launch one more BlackBerry 7 device in 2013. It was mentioned that this device would