Walcott Richardson

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BlackBerry CEO: This Company is No Longer for Sale

BlackBerry CEO: We’re totally still alive, thanks

Ailing smartphone maker BlackBerry is officially taking down its “for sale” sign.<p>In a yet another open letter — apparently the company’s preferred method of communication these days — BlackBerry’s interim CEO John Chen attempted to reassure customers and investors of the company’s stability.<p>“The …

BBM is conquering the iPhone as it tops iOS app charts in 66 countries

A day after being released, BBM became the most popular messaging app in the world. By 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, it was ranked as the No. 1 free iPhone …

Supreme Court refuses Amazon’s challenge to online sales tax law

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Keith Bell<p>Can states collect sales tax from online retailers that have no physical presence in the state? For now, the …

5 pieces of advice for those who want to buy a connected device

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: S. Higginbotham<p>Look, the internet of things is hot right now. We even put out a connected gift guide that showcased a …

Gift Guide For The Home Automation Enthusiast

It’s never been easier to make your home work for you. In the past, installing home automation devices was a laborious and obnoxious task, reserved for only the most committed geeks. But now home automation items can be wrapped and given as gifts. Best yet, these products are fully functional on …

BlackBerry Sends Out Another ‘We’re Not Dead’ Notice, This Time Homing In On Enterprise

BlackBerry got a lot of chaff from the press for issuing full-page print newspaper ads effectively reminding customers they’re not dead, likely to counter rumors to the contrary in a lot of headlines and article feature art. Now, maverick interim CEO John Chen has issued another missive proclaiming …

BlackBerry CEO puts focus on handsets, cross-platform messaging - Pocket-lint

BlackBerry's new chairman has published an open letter addressing the future of the company, after it took down its "for sale sign", replaced its CEO …

Underwater hotel rooms: Is down becoming the new up?

<b>When it comes to luxury hotel rooms, down is becoming the new up.</b><p>Instead of penthouse suites, the most exclusive accommodation in the house may soon be at the very bottom, 20ft (6m) or more beneath the surface of the sea.<p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessAfrica's first start-up bus hits the …

Gaming’s Next Revolution Will Be Live Streamed, And The PS4 Has A Nice Lead

This holiday season, only one of the two major next-gen consoles will feature an out-of-the-box game-streaming solution: Sony’s PlayStation 4. And that streaming feature taps into some powerful trends that should act as an ambassador for the hardware and Sony’s online network.<p>If you’re not familiar …

Must See HDTV (December 2nd - 8th)

Sure, the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are here, but this week's big game release is for the PS3. <i>Gran Turismo 6</i> arrives Friday, while the latest iteration of the racing franchise will feature over 1,200 cars (including a moon buggy, because why not?) and all the tracks of its predecessor (<i>Forza 5</i> -- …