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BlackBerry App World hits 3 billion downloads

07/06/2012, The BlackBerry App World is probably the least talked about app store out of the four major ones (Google Play Store, Apple App Store, Windows Marketplace), so it’s refreshing to hear some news about it. Today, RIM announced that its BlackBerry App...

BlackBerry PlayBook 4G seem ready for a release

07/04/2012, Granted, we do know that the BlackBerry PlayBook did run into issues in terms of sales figures in the past, and beleaguered smartphone manufacturer RIM does not seem to be in too good spirits these days. There have been rumors in the past of the...

RIM to cut carrier fees?

07/04/2012, While RIM claims that it isn’t in a “death spiral“, things don’t look too good for the company. According to reports online, carriers are now demanding that RIM reduce the carrier fees it charges customers for its services. Out of...

Blackberry 10 phones release in… 2013!

06/28/2012, During its earnings conference calls, RIM said that its upcoming Blackberry 10 phones won’t be available before the “first quarter of 2013″. Even though most people who followed the call were expecting relatively bad news, few were...

BlackBerry 10 L-Series and N-Series user interface leaked

06/25/2012, The good people over at BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha did leak out the user interface as well as hardware specifications (although they did not reveal their entire suite of cards) on what the next pet project of beleaguered RIM is – where they are the...

RIM’s first BlackBerry 10 hardware ditches physical keyboard

06/21/2012, When we talk about BlackBerry devices, most of us would have this image in mind – a smartphone with a physical keyboard built right in for easy typing. In fact, it is safe to say that this signature form factor could also have been the thing that...

RIM launches BlackBerry PlayBook 2.1.0 beta for developers

05/31/2012, It was just a few days ago when we said that BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.1 beta will be rolling out in a few days time. And true enough, today, RIM has just launched the BlackBerry PlayBook 2.1.0 beta for developers. RIM explains that the beta will include...

RIM reportedly looking to cut 40% of its global work force

05/29/2012, While RIM used to be one of the top dogs, that position has since been filled by both iOS and Android who pretty much take up the majority of the smartphone platform marketshare. RIM is currently banking on its upcoming Blackberry 10 platform and its...

RIM reportedly keeping its BBM exclusive to BlackBerry devices

05/24/2012, RIM may have lost its dominance in the global smartphone market, but its messaging service, BBM  is still widely popular. According to the Wall Street Journal, Research In Motion CEO, Thorsten Heins, has debunked rumors that the company is offering its...