Thursday, April 24, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Facebook Enjoys High First-quarter Revenue
Qualcomm Reports Less Than Expected 2Q Revenue
iPhone Sales Drive Apple's Record March Quarter Revenue
Travelling Through Time On Updated Google Maps
OnePlus One To Launch Next Month
LG Display Reports First Quarter Results
Toshiba Announces Canvio AeroMobile Wireless SSD
Global Chip Revenue Rises in 2013
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > PC Parts > BlackBe...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, May 01, 2013
BlackBerry Sees No Future In Tablets


Thorsten Heins, chief executive of BlackBerry, thinks tablets will die soon following the fate of desktop computers.

Speaking at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills on Monda, Heins said he believes tablet computers will become obsolete in five years, and as such, BlackBerry has no plans to enter the business again.

"This is your one and only computing power that you will carry with you," said Heins, holding up one of BlackBerry's new smartphones.

Heins added that some of his customers in parts of Africa and Asia, markets he says are responsible for keeping BlackBerry alive, already use smartphones to run micro-businesses.

Heins said BlackBerry has no plans to follow up on the unsuccessful PlayBook tablet it released two years ago. Instead, he said, the company is gunning to be the "absolute leader" in the mobile market within five years.

BlackBerry will keep its focus on the enterprise market and build secure, high-end smartphones that make it easy to type.


Previous
Next
Samsung Expands NX Line with the SMART Camera NX2000        All News        Kodak Positioned to Emerge from Bankruptcy in the Third Quarter
ARM Gains Access To Interconnect Patent Portfolio     PC Parts News      New Acer Notebook Is Powered By A Quad-core Temash APU

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
BlackBerry Invests in NantHealth
BlackBerry May Exit Handsets If Necessary: CEO
Blackberry Wins Patent Infingement Case Against NXP
New A-Series Android Tablets Series By Lenovo
Blackberry Ends T-Mobile Licensing Agreement
Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Tab4 Series
BlackBerry Prevails In Case Against Typo
BlackBerry Posts Loss But CEO Remains Optimistic
BlackBerrys' Secure Work Space For iOS and Android Got Government Clearance
BlackBerry To Sell Most of Its Canadian Real Estate
BlackBerry Z30 Smartphone Now Available On ShopBlackBerry.com
Microsoft and Google Oppose Intel's Plan For dual-OS Tablets

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .