BlackBerry 10 Developer Handset Gets Pictured

BlackBerry 10 Developer Handset Gets Pictured

Later this week, RIM will be putting a BlackBerry 10 developer device into the hands of developers. Over the weekend, photos of that device leaked giving a clear view of the device that the company is expected to hand out tomorrow at its BlackBerry Jam event in Orlando, Florida. The photos were brought to the […]

BlackBerry 10 Release Pegged for October

BlackBerry 10 Release Pegged for October

RIM has yet to confirm exactly when devices running its BlackBerry 10 operating system will be out but a new report says that the company will announce its first BlackBerry 10 smartphone in August and release its first BlackBerry 10 powered device in October. According to a source of B4BB, RIM will announce the device […]

RIM Says It Won’t Retreat from the Consumer Market

RIM Says It Won't Retreat from the Consumer Market

Amidst reports that it would be giving up in the consumer market, RIM has fired back in comments made to Pocket-lint saying that it will not withdraw from the consumer market. Reports about RIM exiting the consumer market surfaced after the company posted poor fourth quarter financial results and after company CEO Thorstein Heins said […]

RIM Leadership Departs after Playbook Fails

RIM Leadership Departs after Playbook Fails

It’s been a pretty busy day over at Research in Motion as the company not only announced paltry fourth quarter fiscal results but also saw its former CEO and Co-Founder, Jim Balsillie, resign from his post on the board of directors and leave the company. In addition, RIM’s CTO of software, David Yach, and its […]

RIM Will Give Developers Prototype BlackBerry 10 Phones at BlackBerry 10 Jam

BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry 10 in consumer phones is still months away, but developers will get their hands on it much earlier. RIM has announced that it will be giving away prototype BlackBerry 10 phones to developers in May. The prototype phones will be given out to developers that attend RIM’s BlackBerry 10 Jam developer conference in Orlando […]

BlackBerry 10 Coming to BlackBerry PlayBook

BlackBerry 10 Coming to BlackBerry PlayBook

RIM’s BlackBerry PlayBook tablet recently got a crucial update to PlayBook OS 2.0, an update that finally brought features like native email and contacts, features that should have been on the device from the beginning. Well, seems OS 2.0 won’t be the last update that the device will get as RIM’s Vice President of Product […]

Leaked Images of BlackBerry 10 OS Show Numerous Refinements


It’s unclear if a series of leaked pictures that were obtained by BlackBerry-centric site CrackBerry will represent RIM’s final vision for its next-generation BlackBerry 10 operating system or if the images are concepts that are still being tuned and developed. Whatever the case may be, the images depict numerous refinements and enhancements to the BlackBerry […]

RIM’s BlackBerry London Surfaces with New Design

BlackBerry London

While RIM’s 2012 roadmap that leaked out a few days ago gave us a potential timeline for the release of the company’s first BlackBerry 10 smartphone, it didn’t provide us with what we have been craving. An image. Well, today, CrackBerry has unearthed an image of what is apparently the BlackBerry London, a device that […]

First BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Not Coming Until October?

BlackBerry Roadmap

Yesterday, a rumored RIM 2012 roadmap revealed the company’s plans for 2012 and beyond. However, there was no hard evidence to back up the claims. Today though, BGR has released the goods and what we see are a bunch of BlackBerry Curve devices, a 3G BlackBerry PlayBook tablet and a possibility that we won’t see […]

RIM 2012 Roadmap: BlackBerry 10 Phones, New Curves, New PlayBook

BlackBerry PlayBook

It appears that RIM’s 2012/Q1 2013 roadmap has leaked out today revealing the devices that new CEO Thorsten Heins will see to the market. If they even make it that far. The roadmap reveals that RIM has a few, but not a lot of hardware on the way this year with the company planning on […]

RIM Eying Samsung for Buyout?


With its BlackBerry 10 operating system and hardware delayed until the middle of 2012, it’s no surprise that we’re seeing a report that RIM is not only in talks with companies to license its operating system but is apparently leaning towards selling divisions of the company or even the entire company outright. And right now, […]

Two New BlackBerry PlayBook Tablets Coming in 2012?

BlackBerry PlayBook

It would appear that RIM hasn’t given up on the tablet business just yet as N4BB is reporting that the company is gearing up to release not just one, but two new BlackBerry PlayBook tablets in 2012. RIM will apparently be launching a 7-inch version of the PlayBook in April, which will be 3G, and […]

RIM to Unveil BlackBerry 10 in February


2011 was a rough year for RIM and the company is hoping to rebound in 2012 with the release of its next operating system, BlackBerry 10. RIM has already said that handsets with the new OS won’t be arriving until later in the year but the company has now informed Pocket-lint that it will be […]

Asurion Handset Insurance Listing Shows BlackBerry Torch 10000 Model


Handset insurance provider Asurion, which partners with most U.S. cellular carriers to offer insurance on smartphones and devices, now lists the BlackBerry Torch 10000 model on its website alongside Apple’s iPhone 5. As the iPhone 5 is rumored to be launching in Fall 2012, the BlackBerry Torch 10000 model may not be launched for a […]

Is RIM Delaying BlackBerry 10 Because It Sucks? (Updated)

BlackBerry 10

Last week, RIM confirmed the bad news. BlackBerry phones with the company’s new BlackBerry 10 software would not be shipping until the latter half of 2012. RIM Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis, at the time, stated that the reasons was because RIM wanted to wait and outfit the devices with a new chipset, presumably LTE in nature. […]

BlackBerry 10 Phones Won’t Arrive Until Late 2012

BlackBerry 10

RIM’s Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis, while speaking on the company’s earnings call today, confirmed that devices with RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry 10 operating system (formally known as BBX) won’t be arriving until the latter half of 2012. The reason? According to Lazaridis, it’s because the company is going to be outfitting the devices with a new chip […]

RIM’s BlackBerry 10 Slider Appears in First Image

BlackBerry Milan

We have already seen what is thought to be RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry 10 powered powered BlackBerry London and now we are seeing the first image of a device that is being called the BlackBerry Milan, a device that also is apparently powered by the software formally known as BBX. Milan just so happens to be […]

Next-Generation BlackBerry OS Called BlackBerry 10


Research in Motion had intended on calling its next-generation BlackBerry operating system BBX, a name that would have merged the QNX and BlackBerry OS together, but due to losing a legal fight for trademark infringement BBX is no more. Instead, RIM is naming the next-generation OS BlackBerry 10, essentially spelling out the Roman numeral ‘X.’ […]