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Dialed In #207: A new beginning for BlackBerry? (podcast)

BlackBerry-maker RIM has a new chief in command. Will he be able to refresh the ailing brand, or is it more of the same under Thorsten Heins?

Now playing: Watch this: Dialed In #207: Inside RIM's reboot

At BlackBerry-maker RIM, it's out with the old and in with the new--at least as CEOs go.

Last night's news of Thorsten Heins' ascent at our favorite Canadian smartphone company got us thinking long and hard about what the new leadership means for RIM, especially since Heins isn't exactly a newcomer to the company. CNET News' Roger Cheng joins the Dialed In crew.

Later in the show, Lynn shares Virgin Mobile's throttling plans, and Brian talks all about an iPhone look-alike that's more than what it seems.


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