BlackBerry - hardly a trusted futurist

You may have taken it with a pinch of salt, but when BlackBerry's boss decided to make a statement as bold as predicting the imminent death of the tablet computer, you have to pause and consider just what his thinking might have been at the time.

BlackBerry's CEO Thorsten Heins has either offered the most prophetic piece of insight of his life, or he's simply attempted to generate big headlines. Whatever his thinking, it seems that unless the rest of the world and the research to go with it is wrong, tablets aren't going anywhere, other than continually into consumers' homes.

Read my quoted comments in this article on The Drum, posted on 1 May 2013.