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Research in Motion introduced its next Operating System, the Blackberry OS 10, at the BlackBerry World 2012.   RIM new CEO Thorsten Heins gave a preview of the next-generation software on a prototype smartphone called the Dev Alpha, which will serve for development purposes and will not be commercialized. RIM’s new smartphones running the ...

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Last week, due to a hardware glitch in Europe, Blackberry users suffered messaging disruption in a ripple effect across  Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India, Brazil, Chile,  Argentina and finally spread to North America. In a recovery public relation effort, RIM Co-CEO offered his apologies on behalf of his company on YouTube and ...

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This morning at the BlackBerry World conference in Orlando, Florida. Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer was introduced to announce a new partnership between RIM, the Canadian Blackberry  maker and Microsoft. The partnership involves a tied integration of Redmond company decision search engine & map Bing to the Blackberry smartphones, especially to those that run the ...

Guest Post by Jon T. Norwood The Playbook has been released and is receiving good, but not rave, reviews. Its interface, QNX, is good and has been termed “...an imitation of WebOS,” as quoted by an HP representative. Smooth and responsive, motions and gestures are quick, and although the apps ...

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Until the tablet Playbook and new handsets with QNX operating systems make their appearance later this year, RIM is about rolling out a hybrid handset called the Blackberry Dakota. Blackberry is known and loved for its efficient frontal QWERTY keyboard and a small display navigated by a track ball or recent optical ...