Articles about RIM (page 2)

RIM And T-Mobile To Hold Executive Blackberry 10 Preview Ahead Of Launch
So we know that RIM’s Blackberry 10 platform will be launched on all four major carriers – AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint, but it looks like some lucky customers (maybe T-Mobile subscribers) will be chosen by both RIM and T-Mobile to attend a Blackberry 10 Executive Preview Event which will be held in NYC at a supposedly top secret location. As you can see in the photo of the invite […]

RIM Launches Blackberry 10 "Last Chance Port-A-Thon" Event
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 able to choose form and add it to the Blackberry 10 app store. Now it looks like the Canadian company is going for round […]

BlackBerry 10 Training Program Has Over 1,600 Businesses Registered
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 – it seems that over 1,600 businesses in North America have already registered themselves to take part in a BlackBerry 10 training program, where this will happen before […]

BlackBerry 10 Training Materials Leaked
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 write about. Whether it is done on purpose or not remains to be seen, but one thing we do know – there is no escaping […]


Visa Approves NFC Mobile Payment Solution For RIM
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’s seriousness in getting a slice of the growing mobile payments market, where RIM’s Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution that paves the way for users to enjoy mobile payments will be made […]

RIM Gets Approval From Visa
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 case you were wondering, RIM’s SEM will act as the back-end solution for carriers to securely manage credentials on SIM cards, which are installed in all types of NFC-capable mobile […]

Leaked BlackBerry Z10 Video By German Website Leaves Nothing To The Imagination
We’re only 15 days away from RIM’s big media event where they plan to make a number of BlackBerry 10 announcements, although with the recent leaks of multiple handsets and first looks into the BlackBerry 10 OS, we can’t imagine there being anything else up RIM’s sleeve at this point. That is, besides actually showing off the new handsets and the OS together on film, which is exactly what another […]

BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Release Date Leaked
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 for BB10, RIM has kept its mouth shut as far as the release dates are concerned. Of course, spilling the beans is […]

BlackBerry 10 Pre-Orders Go Live In Canada
With BlackBerry 10 just around the corner, details of RIM’s long-awaited platform and its flagship devices are beginning to leak, with the latest one in the form of promotional materials, as reported earlier. The BlackBerry 10 fever is getting hotter in Canada as Rogers, Bell, TELUS, Virgin Mobile, and SaskTel allude their support for BlackBerry 10. We’re also hearing today that Best Buy and Future Shop are now offering pre-orders […]

Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, And T-Mobile Confirm Support For BlackBerry 10 [Updated]
RIM is focusing on one thing – to start the year right by officially launching BlackBerry 10 later this month. Of course, success for RIM also means that all of the major carriers in the U.S. will be on its side. Today, we’re hearing that Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile will be supporting RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry 10 devices. At CES 2013, executives from the three carriers alluded their plans. “We’ll carry […]

RIM Plans To Release At Least Six BlackBerry 10 Phones In 2013
[CES 2013] We’ve been talking about RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry 10 event going on in New York City later this month as the results of the event will either make or break the company seeing how iOS and Android have become more popular than ever these days. We know we should expect the BlackBerry Z10 as well as the BlackBerry X10, but it looks like RIM won’t be stopping at releasing just two BlackBerry […]

Another Blackberry 10 Dev Alpha Device Shows Up On eBay
With RIM set to launch Blackberry 10 at the end of the month, unsurprisingly it seems that there are some developers who have put up their Blackberry 10 Dev Alpha device on eBay, presumably to attract fans who can’t wait for the actual release. The last time we saw such an auction it was sitting around $900, and it looks like another auction for a Dev Alpha device has popped […]

Blackberry 10 Z10's Parts Shown Off In Video
It’s early January and what this means is that in a few weeks, RIM is expected to launch its Blackberry 10 operating system and its accompanying devices shortly after, one of them being the full touchscreen phone, the Z10. While we’re sure that websites such as iFixit will most likely be getting their hands on the Z10 in a teardown to discover how repairable the Z10 is, the folks at […]

RIM Patent Might Bid Blurrycam Shots Goodbye
Have you ever wondered how come most of the spy shots that we see of upcoming devices tend to be blurry in nature? Could it be because the window of opportunity to shoot that money shot is so small, that one cannot help but have shaking hands while he or she is at it? Well, RIM, a company that is more or less betting the farm on the BlackBerry 10 […]

Additional Blackberry 10 Z10 Photos Surface
RIM’s upcoming Blackberry 10 Z10 is hardly a surprise given all the leaked images, but then again since the official unveiling of the device has yet to come, Blackberry 10 fans will no doubt be pleased to learn that additional photos of the handset have made their way onto the internet again via There’s nothing new to see except that these are some pretty clear photos of the handset, […]

Netflix Spotted For Blackberry 10
One of the reasons people choose the mobile operating systems that they do involves many factors, such as hardware of the phone running the operating system, features, user-friendliness, number of apps and etc. Well if you were thinking about picking up Blackberry 10 in 2013, you might be interested to learn that it looks like Netflix could be making its way onto RIM’s upcoming mobile operating system. This is thanks […]

RIM announces Android Port-A-Thon for January 2013
We know that RIM’s CMO promised that Blackberry 10 would launch with at least 70,000 apps, although with RIM recently announcing their Android Port-A-Thon, we’re guessing that some of those 70,000 apps will be apps ported over from Google’s Android platform. That’s not a bad thing though because Android numbers more than half a million apps the last time we checked, and if more popular Android apps get ported onto […]

RIM rumored to lower Blackberry 7 device prices with the launch of Blackberry 10
With the launch of Blackberry 10 on the 30th of January in 2013 and the subsequent Blackberry 10 devices that will launch after it, will customers still turn towards RIM’s Blackberry 7 handsets? The good news is that if you are worried that Blackberry 10 phones are going to be expensive, but you love the Blackberry platform anyway, word on the street (via Digitimes) has it RIM will be lowering […]

BlackBerry Z10 Features And Specifications Round Up
So, the first BlackBerry 10 device to hit the market at the end of January 2013 has been spotted in leaked images, and not only that, it has had its beans spilled where hardware specifications are concerned. Sure, we did cover most of it in yesterday’s story, but there is still some new ground that was discovered since then. From what we have gathered about the BlackBerry Z10, its hardware […]

Nokia And RIM Resolve Wi-Fi Patent Dispute
Nokia recently announced that the Finnish smartphone manufacturing company has just dived into a new patent licensing deal with Research in Motion. According to Nokia, they will accept a one-time payment scheduled for Q4, in addition to on-going payments from RIM, but other than that, we were not privy to the specific terms of the agreement. Paul Melin, chief intellectual property officer at Nokia, said,”We are very pleased to have […]