Former Research In Motion co-chief executive Jim Balsillie sought to reinvent the BlackBerry smartphone maker with a radical shift in strategy before he stepped down, two sources with knowledge of his plans said.
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It is with regret that we report that a man who was stabbed in the neck with a bottle at a central London nightclub at a BBM Party has died. Phillip Sherriff, 37, a married father-of-two, died in hospital on Sunday following the attack..
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A man is in a serious condition in hospital after being stabbed in the neck at an event attended by singer Jessie J. Police were called to the event hosted by Rim at Bankside Vaults nightclub in Southwark, Central London, shortly after midnight.
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Rim says in future it will focus on business clients. But what does that mean to consumer users, or those who have just signed a contract?
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HUNDREDS of police officers will be given BlackBerry's so they can do their paperwork while on the beat. Nearly 650 PCs and PCSOs across the county will be given the mobile phones to keep them on the streets. Officers will use the phones to carry out paperwork and update logs, jobs previously carried out from the office. It comes after the force closed and put up for sale 13 of its stations in a bid to hack £18 million from its budget. Katy Roberts, spokeswoman for Gloucestershire Police, said: “641 BlackBerry…