Tag Archives: QNX

Rim blocked from using BBX name

Rim Logo 2011 hasn’t really been Rim’s year. The company has seen falling smartphone market share across the globe – if not in the UK – and limp sales for its new tablet.. more
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BlackBerry London BBX phone leaked

Rim Logo A picture of Rim’s first smartphone to run BBX, its operating system for 2012, has been leaked to the net. BBX is the mobile version of QNX, the PlayBook’s operating system.. more
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Rim shares plunge following disappointing financials

Rim Logo Lately, Rim has looked on shaky ground, and that terrain doesn’t appear to be feeling any steadier in the light of last week’s quarterly fiscal results. While Rim has actually done.. more
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Rim to add Android apps to BlackBerry?

Rim is currently pondering its smartphone strategy. While in the UK its market share has actually risen lately, worldwide it has taken something of a hammering along with Nokia, as Android’s star rises blazing brightly. So naturally, the company is looking to tackle this issue,.. more
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BlackBerry PlayBook will boast FaceTime style video chatting

With the launch of the iPad 2 still ringing in everyone’s ears – specifically, the cries of the queued masses who were turned away when stock ran out across America – Rim is hoping that people haven’t forgotten their tablet effort. The 7 inch PlayBook.. more
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Rim set to ship 1m BlackBerry PlayBooks in Q1

Figures have emerged for the amount of BlackBerry PlayBook tablets which Rim is planning to ship when the tablet launches in March (although it won’t be out until Q2 over here). According to the ever-present DigiTimes sources, that number will be a nice round million.. more
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BlackBerry PlayBook confirmed for Q2 2011

Rim has confirmed when its BlackBerry PlayBook will arrive in the States and in the UK. The tablet will come out in the US in the first quarter of next year, and over here in the second quarter. In other words, it could be approaching.. more
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Rim PlayBook will retail for under $500

Things have been fairly quiet regarding Rim’s PlayBook tablet since it was first announced back in September. There’s not been much to report, apart from the company hitting back at Steve Jobs and his criticism of 7 inch tablets being too small to do the.. more
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Rim confirms QNX operating system will replace BlackBerry

It seems that the QNX operating system which will be running on Rim’s upcoming PlayBook tablet will eventually replace the current BlackBerry OS in the company’s smartphones. A Rim Vice President confirmed this at the BlackBerry Developer conference, although this is a long term plan,.. more
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