RIM's New CEO: Too Dull to Convert Me to BlackBerry

Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie are out, and Thorsten Heins is in as their replacement CEO at RIM. To showcase just how dynamic and inspirational he is, the company posted a video of their bold new leader on YouTube. Only, uh, it's probably more likely to send you to sleep than get you buying a BlackBerry. » 1/23/12 4:47am 1/23/12 4:47am

BlackBerry Burst: RIM's Co-CEOs Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie Step…

RIM's co-CEOs, Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie—aka the keyboard-loving odd couple—are finally realizing they're running BlackBerry into the ground and jumping ship before it's too late. That is, Lazaridis and Balsillie are stepping down at RIM. Done. Gone. Bye bye. The new CEO of RIM will be former COO Thorsten Heins. … » 1/22/12 9:41pm 1/22/12 9:41pm

BlackBerry Boss Angrily Storms Out of a BBC Interview

RIM's Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis is on a roll with expressing his feelings of anger/hurt/outrage, as shown in a NYT interview yesterday and now a cut-short video with the BBC, which dared to ask about the "security problem" of the last year which saw BlackBerry services temporarily terminated in the Middle East and India. » 4/13/11 11:55am 4/13/11 11:55am

BlackBerry Boss Has a Meltdown as He Asks Why People Aren't Nice About…

RIM Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis moaned to the NYT: "Why is it that people don't appreciate our profits? Why is it that people don't appreciate our growth? Why is it that people don't appreciate the fact that we spent the last four years going global? Why is it that people don't appreciate that we have 500 carriers in 170… » 4/12/11 3:20am 4/12/11 3:20am