News about Blackberry OS


RIM dropping Enterprise Server development for BB7

By on August 22nd, 2012
RIM dropping Enterprise Server development for BB7

As part of their forward-looking strategy, ailing smartphone giant RIM is leaving behind much of its development related to Blackberry 7 and below, focusing instead on making Blackberry 10 a more enticing proposition. The latest service to get the axe is Blackberry’s current Enterprise Servers. This is allegedly due to the difficulties in making the […]

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Windows Phone on course to overtake Blackberry

By on August 21st, 2012
Windows Phone on course to overtake Blackberry

While Android and iOS are duking it out at the lofty peaks of the smartphone market share charts, there is also an interesting duel happening for 3rd place. It seems that the gradually increasing popularity of Windows Phone and the free-falling plummet that Blackberry is experiencing are leading to the two operating systems swapping places […]

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Blackberry confirm resolutions for first BB10 phones

By on August 16th, 2012
Blackberry confirm resolutions for first BB10 phones

With Blackberry 10 being pushed back to a release at some point in early 2013, you could easily be forgiven for letting RIM‘s next flagship OS and devices slip off your radar. However, RIM are determined to keep interest in the upcoming OS high, and as such have made an early revelation about the resolutions […]

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Samsung not interested in licensing Blackberry 10

By on August 9th, 2012
Samsung not interested in licensing Blackberry 10

The recent talk of Samsung being lined up as a potential buyer of the right to use the Blackberry 10 OS on their phones has turned plenty of heads. Taking the talk beyond rumour and into the realm of possibility was RIM CEO Thorsten Heins, who quite openly said in an interview with the Telegraph […]

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RIM shares jump after Samsung licensing rumour

By on August 9th, 2012
RIM shares jump after Samsung licensing rumour

What’s this? A genuine bit of good news to come from the beleaguered headquarters of RIM? It would appear so, as the manufacturer of once-loved Blackberry phones has seen its share prices jump by over 4%. The share spike isn’t entirely of RIM’s own making however, as it has come largely due to the rumour […]

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Blackberry 10 photo filtering to rival Instagram

By on July 26th, 2012
Blackberry 10 photo filtering to rival Instagram

The details slowly leaking through about RIM‘s next major OS update, Blackberry 10, have had a few exciting bits here and there. The predictive text functionality looks intuitive and user-friendly, and the new Blackberry Messenger looks set to take the already-brilliant service to new heights. The latest piece of intriguing information about BB10 revolves around […]

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More details on BBM for Blackberry 10 emerge

By on July 25th, 2012
More details on BBM for Blackberry 10 emerge

If you had to choose one Blackberry feature that could save RIM from the ever-deepening financial abyss they’ve found themselves in, most of you would have to choose Blackberry Messenger. While RIM’s Blackberry phone sales are declining at an alarming rate, the instant messaging service remains a key selling point of the phones, and is […]

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RIM to give enterprise customers sneak peak at Blackberry 10

By on July 24th, 2012
RIM to give enterprise customers sneak peak at Blackberry 10

These are not good times for RIM, with the company recording persistent losses each financial quarter, as well as delays to the long-anticipated release of Blackberry 10 and major job cuts at the company. Despite this, the Canadian phone giant is remaining defiant that the costs of the current structural changes they’re going through will […]

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