Poking Holes in RIM's Anti-Apple Rhetoric

BlackBerry manufacturer Research In Motion's (RIMM) chief executive, Jim Balsillie, made waves this week by taking a swipe at Apple (AAPL) with some curious comments at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco. To be fair, Apple CEO Steve Jobs struck first, but are Balsillie's comments substantive—or just a knee-jerk reaction?

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