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Security features offer RIM a fragile lifeline

Along with firearms, radio and other standard-issue gear, Constable Ken Koke’s police cruiser comes equipped with portable technology made by Research In Motion Ltd that he says has become an important tool in policing rural Canada. But it’s far from clear if that niche will be big enough to rescue RIM, which faces a continuing [...]

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RIM reveals BlackBerry 10 device

Research in Motion (RIM) has unveiled a touch-screen handset for developers to test its new BlackBerry 10 operating system. RIM CEO Thorsten Heins revealed the flagship device during his keynote speech at the BlackBerry World conference in Florida yesterday. It has already opened up its BlackBerry 10 operating system to app developers. The test device, [...]

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Angry Birds Space becomes ‘fastest growing mobile game’ ever!

If you thought Angry Birds Space’s 10 million downloads in three days was impressive, you’ll really blown away to know that it hasn’t stopped there. After 35 days out in the wild, Angry Birds Space has amassed a staggering 50 million downloads, making it the “fastest growing mobile game” ever. The 50 millions downloads are comprised [...]

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BlackBerry Beta Zone new changes and improvements

There’s some good news today for BlackBerry owners, especially those who enjoy using the BlackBerry Beta Zone, as some new changes and improvements have been made to the experience. The BlackBerry Beta Zone is used by people who want to try out the latest software and apps before the general public get hold of them [...]

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RIM sees a glimmer of hope in Asia

 (Reuters) – The launch in India of a new BlackBerry by Research In Motion Ltd (RIM.TO) is not just a nod to its lower-end users who love it less for its security, push email and seamless roaming than for its simplicity and its Messaging. It’s a strategy the Canadian company hopes will help fill both a [...]

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RIM backtracks on Android app ban for BlackBerry Playbook

Research in Motion (RIM) has now confirmed that it will not be blocking Android app side-loading on its Blackberry Playbook tablet. TechRadar heard yesterday that Alec Saunders, VP of Developer Relations, tweeted; “Piracy is a huge problem for Android devs, and we don’t want to duplicate the chaotic cesspoll of Android market.” This sent panic [...]

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