It's tough times for the Canadian company, as it's announced massive jobs cuts ahead of disappointing results.
Thorsten Heins stands to make $55.6 million in salary, incentives, and equity if he is ousted from BlackBerry.
With his comment that tablets will soon die out, BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins is just the latest to offer a bold prediction about the future of technology. Will he be the latest to blow it?
The company's chief executive says that Apple's user interface is "now five years old," indicating the company isn't innovating as quickly as it should.
There's no doubt that Thorsten Heins took on a huge challenge when he took over as the CEO of Research in Motion. But he's tackled the job with a degree of ownership and optimism.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency drops BlackBerry, says RIM smartphone not keeping up.
RIM's Thorsten Heins says with BlackBerry 10, the company will mount its worldwide comeback.
The next Xbox may hit soon, and a swirl of colors shows us that the Kinect 2 might be awesome. Also, IBM could save RIM, iOS 6 could save us some trouble, and if the Microsoft Surface tablet is really priced at $199, we'll happily buy one -- or two.
The company's chief adds, however, that he believes there is a path to success that will come by way of BlackBerry 10.
The once-strong mobile company will hand out pink slips worldwide come June 1, Canada's Globe and Mail is reporting.