Category: RIM

TeaMpOison Hacks Inside BlackBerry With Response to RIM

August 9, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The London Riots that have been going on in England and the BlackBerry Messenger is allegedly one of the ways they were communicating. RIM posted a response saying they felt impacted by it and would do all they can to assist the police. TeaMpOison hacked the Inside BlackBerry website with their response. Check it out…

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BlackBerry Torch 9850/9860 Hits the FCC

August 2, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We missed this one a few days ago, but I guess its better late than never. RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry all-touch Torch 9850 and 9860 has hit the FCC. While the FCC didn’t reveil too much new information about the Storm 3, I mean Torch 9860 and Torch 9850. It appears that RIM will be rocking […]

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Contest: Tweet For Your Chance To Win a BlackBerry OS 7 Device And a Trip to #BB7FANNNIGHT!

July 26, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM is throwing a Twitter/BlackBerry contest and it’s one you won’t want to miss if you’re just dreaming of seeing that BlackBerry OS 7 materializing in your hand and a bonus of attending the BlackBerry BB7FanNight Fan Event in Toronto, Ontario August 3rd! Check it out…

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RIM to announce BlackBerry 7 Devices Tomorrow?

July 25, 2011 | By | 5 Comments

Tomorrow sounds like it could be a good day for RIM. Well as good as it could be. @BlackBerry was hinting around on Twitter that we might see some new BlackBerry 7 powered devices tomorrow. You can bet we will see the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900/9930, but personally I’m hoping to see the Torch 9850/9860, […]

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RIM Provides Management Update and Details On Cost Optimization Program

July 25, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

RIM sent out a press release early this morning to talk about their plans to cut approximately 2,000 positions, mostly within North America. The press release also outlines RIM’s plans for senior management changes and how their cost optimization plan will work. See the details below… Research In Motion Provides Management Update and Details On […]

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RIM welcomes JayCut to the BlackBerry Family

July 22, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

Personally I wasn’t really expecting RIM to be doing any purchasing right now, but guess I was wrong. RIM has announced their latest purchase, JayCut. JayCut will bring video editing and cloud-based services to the BlackBerry platform. You can read up on JayCut at Here’s what RIM’s CTO David Yach had to say: JayCut is based […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook Is Now The First U.S. Government FIPS Certified Tablet.

July 22, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

FIPS stands for Federal Information Processing Standard, and The BlackBerry PlayBook tablet is now the first and only tablet so far to proudly hold that certification. That’s a really big achievement to hold, and another reason for RIM to stand proud. We’ll share the press release of the proud moment, and you can let us […]

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RIM Given Six Months To Prove Why Their Co-CEO’s Deserve the Chairman Title

July 14, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Can there be only one? That’s the question RIM will need to ponder for the next six months. Bloomberg BusinessWeek has reported that Research In Motion LTD has six months to show why Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis need to keep their roles as Chairman of the Board or they may once again face the proposal […]

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RIM launches BlackBerry WebWorks 2.1 SDK for Smartphones

July 8, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM has announced the release of BlackBerry WebWorks SDK  v2.1 for BlackBerry smartphones. Developers can take advantage of the WebWorks 2.1 SDK which can now be downloaded here. Below is a description of what the new SDK brings: The new capabilities that WebWorks developers can now leverage include NTML & BASIC Authentication support, Camera API, Top Banner […]

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RIM Responds to Open Letter Posted Online…

June 30, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

In a surprisingly fast move RIM has responded to the open letter posted at BGR earlier today. RIM didn’t have much to say, except that “it is particularly difficult to believe that a “high level employee” in good standing with the company would choose to anonymously publish a letter on the web rather than engage their fellow […]

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Drama at RIM: An Open Letter to RIM CEO’s Surfaces…

June 30, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

The drama at RIM continues today with the publishing of an open letter from an anonymous senior RIM executive. The letter has been published by BGR, and the anonymous writer goes on to talk about what they feel RIM needs to do in order to make RIM come back to an industry leader. Some of the points of this […]

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RIM updates BlackBerry WebWorks 2.1 SDK for Tablet OS

June 23, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Research In Motion (RIM) introduced today version 2.1 of the BlackBerry® WebWorks™ SDK for Tablet OS. This release adds new powerful APIs and robust application functionality which developers can easily leverage to create WebWorks applications that deliver a richer, more interactive end user experience. The BlackBerry WebWorks SDK is the toolset that supports developers who […]

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