The company formerly known as Research In Motion will take on the more recognisable name of its product range and be known as BlackBerry going forward.
NXP alleges that BlackBerrys and Playbook infringe upon technology related to design, data transmission, and other features.
This week's BlackBerry outage puts the spotlight directly on the parent company, Research In Motion, better known as RIM. While the company had initial success with the BlackBerry more than a decade ago, experts say RIM is going through a bit of an identity crisis. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.
BlackBerry maker and PlayBook hopeful Research In Motion has recently seen at least five members of its enterprise sales force defect to Apple, a report says.
The BlackBerry maker said that it would come in at the low end of its earnings estimates despite strong subscriber growth.
A Reuters analysis makes the case that a deal could make sense, thanks to the drop in RIM's shares. CNET News' Ina Fried doesn't buy it.
RIM announces a series of updates for its BlackBerry platform.
Jim Balsillie, the former co-CEO of BlackBerry maker Research in Motion, is appointed to chair of Sustainable Development Technology Canada.
Join CNET for live coverage of RIM's big launch event, which starts at 7 a.m. PT. Our live blog will bring you news updates, photos, and running commentary.
The patent peace between the two companies comes at a financial cost to BlackBerry maker Research In Motion.