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BBM is Finally Coming to iOS and Android
May 14, 2013 - in News
BlackBerry is finally setting its much-loved BBM service free.
Facebook Brings Backwards Compatibility to Older BlackBerrys
Apr 27, 2013 - in News
Facebook releases Blackberry OS 5 app update, brining new features to outdated models.
Blackberry Makes More Claims About New Platform's Apps
Apr 1, 2013 - in News
Blackberry's App store comprises 20 percent of Android Apps; give $10,000 first year sales guarantee.
Blackberry 100k Apps Milestone Closes Gap on Competitors
Mar 25, 2013 - in News
After reaching 100,000 Apps, Blackberry expands further by adding Kindle App
First BlackBerry 10 Firmware Update Improves Battery Life
Mar 4, 2013 - in News
Low-light camera fix accompanied by third party apps now running "fast and smooth".
Former BlackBerry CEO Balsillie Sold Off All His Stock
Feb 15, 2013 - in News
Balisillie cashes out.
BlackBerry Creative Director Caught Tweeting from iPhone
Feb 12, 2013 - in News
BlackBerry 10 Android Runtime to be Upgraded to Jelly Bean
Feb 6, 2013 - in News
Current version is 2.3 Gingerbread, which causes several issues.
Windows Phone Replaces BlackBerry as 3rd Place Mobile OS
Feb 6, 2013 - in News
Android lost annual share for the first time ever.
Codename One Creates Apps for Mobile OSs Simultaneously
Feb 1, 2013 - in News
iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone 7 among platforms supported.
RIM Allowing BitTorrent, µTorrent Remote to Launch on BB10
Jan 31, 2013 - in News
BitTorrent Remote apps available on both Windows Phone and Android.
RIM Confirms Lower Price Tiers For BlackBerry Apps
Jan 29, 2013 - in News
Price tiers used by developers decreased ahead of BlackBerry 10 launch.
RIM Patent Targets Sneaky Cell Phone Photographers
Jan 3, 2013 - in News
Patent application was filed on New Year's Day.
Leak Confirms BBM Video Chat For BlackBerry 10
Dec 28, 2012 - in News
Revised task manager also detailed.
RIM's BlackBerry 10 SDK Toolkit Finally Goes ''Gold''
Dec 11, 2012 - in News
RIM is inching closer to the launch of BlackBerry 10.
BlackBerry Messenger 7 Launched, Make Free Voice Calls
Dec 10, 2012 - in News
Call contacts for free over a WiFi connection.
How RIM Plans to Win Back Users With BlackBerry 10
Nov 26, 2012 - in News
CEO explains operating system's advantages over iOS and Android.
BB10 Developers Given Less Than 2 Months to Finalize Apps
Nov 16, 2012 - in News
BlackBerry 10 SDK arriving on December 11.
BlackBerry Messenger 7 Beta Adds Free Voice Call Feature
Nov 14, 2012 - in News
Talk through Wi-Fi connection.
BlackBerry 10 Will Launch on January 30, 2013
Nov 13, 2012 - in News
Upcoming operating system has been delayed on several occasions.
BlackBerry 10 Destined to Fail, Analyst Says
Nov 8, 2012 - in News
Pacific Crest Securities advices RIM shareholders to sell their stock while they still can.
BlackBerry 10 Certified For Secure Use by U.S. Government
Nov 8, 2012 - in News
Apple and Google yet to be awarded the same certification.
Over 50 Carriers Testing BlackBerry 10, Q1 Launch Reiterated
Nov 1, 2012 - in News
Two BlackBerry 10 smartphones set to release during opening stages of 2013.
RIM: Active Multitasking Will Differentiate BlackBerry 10
Oct 13, 2012 - in News
Component provides solution to minimizing apps on smartphones and then scrolling through a series of screens to open new ones.
RIM Now Accepting Apps Submissions For BlackBerry 10
Oct 12, 2012 - in News
Certain apps will feature prominently on BlackBerry App World marketplace.
BlackBerry 10 May Not Launch Until March, Analyst Says
Oct 11, 2012 - in News
RIM says it remains on target for Q1 2013 launch for forthcoming mobile operating system.
Android Exec Would Welcome a Partnership with RIM
Jul 1, 2012 - in News
Android exec says he's open to working with RIM on phones with keyboards.
Report: RIM Considering Selling Off Handset Division
Jun 25, 2012 - in News
Recent rumors say RIM is considering splitting its hardware division to focus on BlackBerry Messenger and BlackBerry Fusion.
First BlackBerry 10 Phone Won't Have Physical Keyboard
Jun 22, 2012 - in News
No keyboard for the first of RIM's new phones.
VIDEO: BlackBerry PlayBook Running iOS Apps
Jun 14, 2012 - in News
Would you like some Apple with your BlackBerry?