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RIM is the acronym for Research In Motion, the Canadian company behind the BlackBerry brand. RIM was founded in the mid 90s by Mike Lazaridis and with Jim Balsillie and went IPO (Initial Public Offering) in 1998. Its claim to fame was to make mobile email really effective and enterprises quickly adopted its devices and associated software and services which were highly lucrative. With the rise of iOS and Android devices, the BlackBerry franchise bumped into trouble and its decline prompted RIM to take a radical step by overhauling its BlackBerry operating system (OS) completely with QNX. The first version of the QNX BlackBerry OS is BlackBerry 10 or BB10.

BlackBerry 10 receives video editor and screen sharing?

05/07/2012, It seems that the BlackBerry 10 boat is not all that secure, as a forum leak has revealed that this particular platform will feature a tilt-senstive lock screen which is capable of pushing out notifications to you as the end user, depending on the...

RIM confirms plans for LTE BlackBerry Playbook

05/03/2012, A couple of days ago, we were in two minds as to whether there will be a 4G LTE BlackBerry Playbook released to the masses in the future, and promised to bring you the latest updates should there be any breaking news. Well, here we are today, and we have...

BlackBerry 7 smartphones to miss BlackBerry 10 boat

05/02/2012, RIM’s most recent announcement of the BlackBerry 10 operating system has breathed new hope into the company, and it does not look too likely that RIM will go belly up in a few months’ time, but it always pays to tread on the side of caution....

RIM will continue making phones with physical keyboards

05/02/2012, So far based on the alleged leaked photos we’ve seen of Blackberry 10 handsets, it appears that full touchscreen would be one of its selling features. That being said, RIM’s series of Blackberry devices have been known for their comfortable and easy...

RIM to release limited edition developer device later

05/02/2012, RIM announced that they would be giving away several Blackberry 10 Dev Alpha phones to some of its developers, but it looks like RIM has plans to launch another device some time down the road. According to Alex Saunders, RIM is set to launch a “very...

RIM says quality apps are coming to BlackBerry App World

05/01/2012, Following RIM’s launch of BlackBerry 10 at the BlackBerry 10 Jam, is Research In Motion’s plan to set up a certification program for its developers who will create high quality applications on its platform. RIM is preparing program with new...

RIM unveils NFC enabled Blackberry Music Gateway

05/01/2012, During the Blackberry Solutions Showcase in Orlando, RIM unveiled the Blackberry Music Gateway which allows users to stream music on their Blackberry devices onto another device simply by pairing it with either Bluetooth, or NFC which can be found in some...

RIM admits being responsible to “Wake Up” campaign

04/30/2012,   Days after the “Wake Up” campaign in Australia and the culprit has yet to be named as the accusations remain unproven. But a new piece to the puzzle has emerged. Research In Motion has issued a shocking statement this morning. Richelle Gillet,...

BlackBerry World 2012 keynote will be broadcasted live online

04/30/2012, Are you all stoked up about the BlackBerry World 2012 keynote that is happening tomorrow? Well, good news for those of us who are unable to be there in the flesh as BlackBerry World 2012 kicks off tomorrow in Orlando. President and CEO Thorsten Heins’...

No new phones will be unveiled at Blackberry World 2012

04/30/2012, Fans and loyalists of RIM’s Blackberry devices are no doubt hoping that the company will be unveiling new handsets come Blackberry World 2012. The event is scheduled for later this week and given that the Bold 9900 was introduced at last year’s...

More photos of RIM’s Blackberry 10 developer handset surface

04/30/2012, A couple of days ago we reported that photos of the upcoming Blackberry 10 phone that will be handed out to developers has been spotted. Now it looks like more photos of higher quality have emerged and to be honest the device does look pretty sleek. For...