With dropping share prices, multiple job losses and the launch of the new BlackBerry range pushed back, we have to wonder how BlackBerry developer RIM will survive. And then what happens to a device that has become hugely popular in this country? Unlike in many “developed” countries, internet access is not always as reliable, cheap and available for many people in South Africa. This has possibly been BlackBerry’s greatest selling point here. Read more about RIM’s possible downfall here, but don’t count the company out just yet.