Cable & Telecom

Goodbye, RIM: BlackBerry makes new name change official

WATERLOO, ON – BlackBerry announced today that its shareholders approved a special resolution to officially change the company’s name from Research in Motion Ltd to BlackBerry Ltd. at the annual shareholders meeting on July 9. The company first unveiled the name change on Jan. 30th during the launch of its new BlackBerry Q10 and Z10 smartphones. It has been trading as “BBRY” on the NASDAQ Stock Market and “BB” on the Toronto Stock Exchange since February 4, 2013. “The name change to BlackBerry from Research In Motion comes at a pivotal moment in our company’s history,” said BlackBerry president and CEO Thorsten...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.