Update – December 17, 2009: During today’s quarterly earnings call, Research in Motion unveiled a distribution deal with China Telecom. RIM also announced that they shipped 10.1 million BlackBerry units in latest quarter. Color me jaded (and iPhone biased) betcha RIM’s record shipments were pumped up by their their seemingly perpetual “buy one, get one free” promos. December 8, [...]
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iPhonAsia issues our 2nd Dean Wormer Award **************************** And the co-winners are … drum roll please … Royal Bank of Canada and Canaccord Adams iPhonAsia comment: Opinion Alert! The following post is just one man’s opinion (yes bias) and our view is unabashedly pro Apple (AAPL). See also related post > Does RBC have a leaky [...]
iSuppli: BlackBerry Storm costs $4 more than its purchase price to build > HERE In a fiscal climate where profit margin reigns intensely supreme, we’ve got yet another dollop of bad news to heap upon the parfait of pain that is the $199 (after $50 mail in rebate) BlackBerry Storm.Research firm, iSuppli, estimates that the cost for [...]
Excerpts from Apple’s Q4 earnings call on Oct. 21, 2008 – Steve Jobs: ….“iPhone business has grown to about $4.6 billion, or 39% of Apple’s total business, clearly too big for Apple management or investors to ignore. … adjusted sales for the quarter were $11.68 billion, 48% higher than the reported revenue of $7.9 billion, [...]
CNBC’s Jim Goldman interviews Research in Motion CEO Jim Balsillie. See VIDEO and Read Jim Goldman’s post > HERE More important background via > Boy Genius Report