Nap rooms are so 2000s. Massage rooms are a dime a dozen. And the in-office gym has been around since at least the 90s. So if you want to up the ante, attract the best talent, and have the most brag-worthy office in the world, you need more.
Best known, perhaps, for being the headquarters of BlackBerry, Waterloo is a small suburb of Toronto with a population of 98,000 in which 500 startups were born in 2012.
We downloaded 13.4 billion apps in the first three months of 2013, spending $2.2 billion U.S. on apps and in-app purchases.
The mobile operating system market share numbers are in for Kantar Worldpanel's last quarter, and the numbers are shocking.
Uber's new app releases will help expand its user base and continue disrupting the taxi industry around the world.
The global app economy will reach $25 billion this year, according to new data from ABI Research. Thirty-five percent of that, or $8.8 billion, will be tablet apps, and 65 percent -- 16.4 billion -- will be smartphone apps.
It's going to be a good month for U.S. BlackBerry fans.
Only 15 percent of developers would go native-only when building an app for multiple platforms.
Spelling more bad news for BlackBerry, The Mall of America has picked Nokia's Lumia 920 as its phone of choice.
If you develop in C#, you can now build apps for iPhone and iPad ... and hundreds of millions of Android smartphones and tablets. And you can do it all right on your PC in your favorite development environment, Visual Studio.
Balsillie's 26.8 million shares of common stock amounted to a 5.1 percent stake in the company. At one point -- literally in the days right after the first iPhone launched -- that much stock was worth around $6 billion. But, oh, how the mighty have fallen.
"It's not terrible to be number two," Passikof said. "But in both cases I think consumers are looking for higher degrees of innovation. It was only after Samsung and other companies came out with smaller tablets that Apple brought out the iPad mini. It was only in reaction."
BlackBerry is in a long decline, but does it make sense to make games for its smartphones?
The British are such beautiful bastards.
In addition to today's BlackBerry World event, BlackBerry users are finally getting a chance to buy digital media like those that swear their allegiance to other mobile devices.
Editor's Pick Research in Motion renamed itself as just BlackBerry, introduced the first BlackBerry 10 phones, and trotted out singer Alicia Keys as its new "global creative director." It was a big press event for the struggling mobile phone maker.
BlackBerry 10 is late. And I'm not just talking about missing a few release dates.
Apple may be winning the smartphone battle stateside, but Android is winning the global smartphone war being fought all over the world.
Could Lenovo be the suitor that RIM has been desperately searching for? It sure looks that way.
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