News tagged ‘research in motion’

Friday, 21 Dec 2012

First BlackBerry 10 Phone to be Named Z10

First BlackBerry 10 Phone to be Named Z10

RIM's (Research in Motion) first BlackBerry 10 phone will be called Z10, and will come in black and white variants.

Friday, 23 Mar 2012

RIM Seeks Senior iOS Developer

RIM Seeks Senior iOS Developer

Research in Motion recently put up a job posting, now removed, for a Senior iOS Mobile Developer, fueling speculations about the possibility of BBM on iOS. BGR Reports.

Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012

RIM Demonstrates Confetti Concept for PlayBook

RIM Demonstrates Confetti Concept for PlayBook

At MWC 2012, Research in Motion showcased a concept named Confetti that lets its PlayBook tablet share an extended working space across multiple devices, based purely on its Wi-Fi and camera module.

Monday, 23 Jan 2012

BlackBerry Co-CEOs Step Down, Names Thorsten Heins as new President and CEO

BlackBerry Co-CEOs Step Down, Names Thorsten Heins as new President and CEO

Acting on the recommendation of its Co-Chief Executive Officers, the Board of Directors of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has unanimously named Thorsten Heins as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mike Lazaridis is now Vice Chair of RIM's Board and Chair of the Board's new Innovation Committee, while Jim Balsillie remains a member of the Board.

Friday, 23 Dec 2011

RIM Rejects Allegations on BlackBerry 10 Delays

RIM Rejects Allegations on BlackBerry 10 Delays

Research in Motion denied allegations that its co-CEO Mike Lazaridis lied about the reason for the delay of BlackBerry 10 devices. A high-level employee told BGR that the actual reason was buying time as the company did not have a working product at the moment.

Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011

BlackBerry Messenger and BlackBerry Internet Services Might Be Banned in Indonesia

BlackBerry Messenger and BlackBerry Internet Services Might Be Banned in Indonesia

The Indonesian Telecommunications Regulation Body (BRTI) may cease BBM and BIS services due to perceived "security issues", The Jakarta Post reports.

Monday, 17 Oct 2011

RIM Offers Apps to Customers for Free Following Service Interruptions

RIM Offers Apps to Customers for Free Following Service Interruptions

From October 19th to December 31st 2011, RIM is offering a selection of free premium apps as a form of appreciation for their customers' patience during the largest BlackBerry service outage from the week before.

Friday, 14 Oct 2011

RIM Founder Mike Lazaridis Apologizes for BlackBerry Outage

RIM Founder Mike Lazaridis Apologizes for BlackBerry Outage

RIM founder Mike Lazaridis made a video appearance, acknowledging and apologizing for one of the largest outage the company has experienced over the years.

Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011

First BlackBerry QNX Phone Expected in Q1 2012

First BlackBerry QNX Phone Expected in Q1 2012

The first QNX-powered BlackBerry smartphone is expected to be released in Q1 2012. However, it seems that it will only run on a single-core processor.

Wednesday, 4 May 2011

Microsoft Bing Becomes Default Search for New BlackBerry Devices

Microsoft Bing Becomes Default Search for New BlackBerry Devices

Microsoft's Steve Ballmer makes a surprise appearance at the BlackBerry World event, announcing Bing as the preferred search and mapping solution for future BlackBerry devices.

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