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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 Enterprise Service 10 Launched

01/23/2013, RIM is announcing that its new Enterprise Mobility Management or EMM solution called BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 is now available for download. What this means is a new EMM that offers better device management for BlackBerry smartphones, BlackBerry...

Blackberry 10 X10 Could Be Launched On The 30th Of January

01/23/2013, Come 30th of January, RIM will be officially launching Blackberry 10 and many expect that the Canadian company will be launching the Z10 shortly after. However according to the folks at N4BB, they have heard that on the 30th of January,  not only will...

BlackBerry World Is New BlackBerry App World

01/21/2013, What’s in a name? After all, doesn’t a rose smell just as sweet were it to be called by any other name? Well, Research In Motion (RIM) must know something that we don’t, having changed the name of its app store from BlackBerry App World to...

RIM To License BlackBerry 10 To Other Hardware Manufacturers?

01/21/2013, You know something? When the chips are down, it makes sense to try just about anything, and I am quite sure that RIM, while they are rather optimistic about their upcoming BlackBerry 10 operating system and slew of devices which will run on it, might just...

Blackberry 10 Z10 Sample Photos Spotted On Flickr And Picasa

01/18/2013, Thanks to the folks @evleaks, they have managed to get their hands on an alleged sample photo taken by the Blackberry 10 Z10’s camera. These photos were supposedly uploaded onto Flickr but it seems that the Flickr account has since been deactivated. In...

RIM Launches Blackberry 10 “Last Chance Port-A-Thon” Event

01/17/2013, Just the other day we reported that RIM’s recent Blackberry 10 app port-a-thon managed to net about 15,000 apps in just under two days. While all those submitted apps may or may not be approved, that’s certainly a large number of apps that RIM will be...

BlackBerry 10 Training Program Has Over 1,600 Businesses Registered

01/16/2013, Earlier this morning, we talked about how a leaked BlackBerry 10 training program revealed more information on the operating system as well as upcoming smartphone that will run on said operating system, and here we are with more news about BlackBerry 10...

BlackBerry 10 Training Materials Leaked

01/16/2013, RIM is said to roll out their new BlackBerry 10 operating system as well as first batch of smartphones that will be powered by BlackBerry 10 later this January, but before that day arrives, there seems to be too many leaks surrounding BlackBerry 10 to...

Visa Approves NFC Mobile Payment Solution For RIM

01/16/2013, RIM, the manufacturer of all things BlackBerry, has just announced that Visa has given their nod of approval for their NFC-based mobile payment solution which allows carriers to support payments on just about any NFC-enabled smartphone. This underlines...

RIM Gets Approval From Visa

01/16/2013, Just in time for the imminent launch of BlackBerry 10, Research In Motion is announcing today that its mobile payment solution has been approved by Visa. Visa said its yes to RIM’s Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution for NFC mobile payments. In...

BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Release Date Leaked

01/11/2013, RIM’s BlackBerry 10 launch is just a few weeks away, and we’ve seen a few leaks here and there, tidbits really, of what is to come. In spite of the fact that all the major carriers in the U.S. as well as in Canada have confirmed their support...