Opinion

BlackBerry Sure Ain’t “Green”: RIM Blasted by Greenpeace

Greenpeace included BlackBerry-maker RIM for the first time in its Guide to Greener Electronics, which ranks electronics manufacturers on a variety of sustainability efforts. Unfortunately, RIM took the last slot out of 15 leading gadget makers, significantly behind handset rivals like Nokia, Apple, Samsung and LG.
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Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for CIO.com and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed CIO.com writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.