An investigation by the Scotland Yard police states that RIM’s popular BlackBerry Messenger, was a main ignitor for organizing the London riots. Law enforcement has difficulty tracing messages to the sender’s phone because most are encrypted on the way out. Research In Motion stated it would comply with any request made during the investigation. Read the full article at Guardian.co.uk
About Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com.