Blackberry boss slams iPhone as 'outdated'

Apple's iPhone is outdated, according to the chief executive of BlackBerry.

Thorsten Heins made the comment yesterday on the eve of the much-delayed launch of the new touchscreen BlackBerry in the US.

Apple's iPhone is outdated, according to the chief executive of BlackBerry. Credit: Jan Haas/DPA/Press Association Images

Mr Heins said a lack of innovation at Apple has left iPhone's user interface outdated, saying,"It's still the same. It is a sequential way to work and that's not what people want today anymore. They want multitasking."