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.
In patent dispute with NTP, the "only thing that matters" right now is a court's judgment about the patents, says co-CEO Jim Balsillie.
The BlackBerry device and service company says it will sell 10.5 million shares to the public, instead of the previously announced 9 million shares.
The wireless handheld maker's stock is up more than 40 percent in trading after the company blew past Wall Street expectations.