Posts Tagged ‘Blackberry’

RIM likely to use QNX tablet operating system in BlackBerry smartphones

On April 9, 2010, RIM announced it had acquired the rights to the QNX operating system, at which time the system source code was no longer available to developers. After the acquisition, RIM further developed QNX to power its tablet PlayBook. Citing advantages of the new OS, a source that spoke to us on condition […]

Can The Blackberry ‘BlackPad’ Offer Competition To The iPad?

pcworld.com reports, Despite growing competition from Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android platforms, Research In Motion (RIM) reigns supreme in the U.S. smartphone market. Its market share tops 40 percent, and it’s shipped more than 100 million BlackBerry devices. RIM’s new BlackBerry 6 operating system and rumored Bold 9800 handset are getting rave reviews. And the […]