RIM’s Downfall

RIM reported three pieces of awful news Thursday: 5,000 layoffs, a giant quarterly loss and — worst of all — another delay to its next BlackBerry system.

Texting Gets Fashionable

She came up with the idea of a special ring to make texting simpler.


The “Path” To Being More Personal

Dave Morin, who helped build Facebook Connect and the Facebook Platform, left the company this year to start his own venture, called Path.


Entrepreneur Sees Phones As Future Tickets

The Web site, currently in beta testing but available to the public, is a mobile ticketing service that lets anyone schedule events and then sell tickets – afterward providing an electronic ticket displayed on a mobile phone as proof of purchase.