A year after exiting BlackBerry, Thorsten Heins weighs in on his time at the smartphone maker and dishes on his current phone.
Thorsten Heins stands to make $55.6 million in salary, incentives, and equity if he is ousted from BlackBerry.
Powermat CEO Thorsten Heins says any future Samsung smartphone with wireless charging will include his company's wireless charging standard.
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.
Thorsten Heins, who departed BlackBerry in late 2013, will now lead a wireless-charging company on the cusp of its global expansion.
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.
RIM's Thorsten Heins says with BlackBerry 10, the company will mount its worldwide comeback.
The company's chief adds, however, that he believes there is a path to success that will come by way of BlackBerry 10.
It's tough times for the Canadian company, as it's announced massive jobs cuts ahead of disappointing results.
Thorsten Heins will step down as the head of BlackBerry, as the US$4.7 billion buyout from Fairfax Financial Holdings falls through.