Category: RIM Press Release

Need For Speed and Tetris coming to BlackBerry PlayBook at Launch!

February 10, 2011 | By | 7 Comments

RIM just sent out a press release to let us know that the BlackBerry PlayBook will have two sweet games available at launch. Both Need For Speed (by EA Games) and Tetris will come pre-loaded on the PlayBook. The games are being demoed by each company at MWC (Mobile World Congress) in Barcelona, Spain. It’s […]

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RIM Launches New Developer Tools and Services for BlackBerry Tablet OS and BlackBerry Smartphones at DEVCON Asia

January 12, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

RIM Launches New Developer Tools and Services for BlackBerry Tablet OS and BlackBerry Smartphones at BlackBerry DEVCON Asia BlackBerry WebWorks Platform Enables Web Developers to Build Robust Applications for the BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet That Also Support BlackBerry Smartphones. BlackBerry Smartphone Platform Gets New Releases: Payment Service SDK in Beta, BlackBerry Push Service SDK v1.0.1 and […]

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BlackBerry 4G PlayBook Coming to the Sprint 4G Network (Summer 2011)

January 6, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Well it appears one of the CES 2011 bombs has been dropped this morning. RIM sent out a press release to let us know that they will be launching a 4G BlackBerry PlayBook this Summer, and it will be available exclusively to Sprint, in the United States. That’s about all they had to say. The […]

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RIM Previews BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet at CES 2011 (Press Release)

January 6, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

CES 2011 – Research In Motion will preview the upcoming, highly-anticipated BlackBerry(R) PlayBook(TM) tablet at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) from Thursday, January 6 to Sunday, January 9. Attendees can visit the BlackBerry booth (#30320 in the South Hall) to check out the powerful new tablet in action. With industry leading performance, uncompromised web […]

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RIM introduces Built for BlackBerry Program for Accessory Makers

January 5, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

It seems like every other day that new cases appear on the internet for BlackBerry smartphones. With all these new cases, sometimes it can be hard to distinguish quality cases from the entry level stuff. Today RIM launched a new program called Built for BlackBerry, which is very similar to Apple’s Built for iPhone program. […]

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Research In Motion Reports Third Quarter Results [Press Release]

December 17, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today reported record third quarter results for the three months ended November 27, 2010 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP). Highlights: —  Record BlackBerry(R) smartphone shipments of 14.2 million grew 40% over the same quarter last year —  Revenue […]

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BlackBerry App World Now Accepting Apps for BlackBerry PlayBook [Press Release]

December 7, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

Its just one sign the BlackBerry PlayBook is getting closer to launch! RIM just sent out a press release letting developers know that BlackBerry App World is now accepting apps for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. Check out the press release below for more details.

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BlackBerry 6 Gains FIPS Security Certification for U.S. Government Agencies [Press Release]

December 3, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

BlackBerry Torch and Other BlackBerry Smartphones Running the New BlackBerry 6 OS Now Certified for Use by U.S. Government Agencies WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Dec. 1, 2010) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) announced today that BlackBerry(R) 6, a powerful new operating system for BlackBerry(R) smartphones, is now FIPS 140-2 certified. This FIPS (Federal Information Processing […]

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RIM introduces the BlackBerry Bold 9780 with BlackBerry 6

October 27, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

It has finally arrived! RIM officially announced the new BlackBerry Bold 9780 this morning. The new Bold 9780 keeps the familar form factor of the Bold 9700, but brings more memory (512MB), a 5.0 megapixel camera, and of course the new BlackBerry 6 OS. I know many of our readers have been patiently waiting to […]

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RIM launches BlackBerry PlayBook SDK for Adobe AIR

October 26, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

Today at Adobe’s MAX conference in Los Angeles, RIM announced the new BlackBerry Tablet OS SDK for Adobe AIR. This new SDK will allow developers to easily create applications for RIM’s upcoming tablet using Adobe’s developer tools. Press Release: New SDK From RIM Allows Developers to Create Adobe AIR Applications for BlackBerry PlayBook Waterloo, ON […]

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RIM introduces the BlackBerry Style 9670 – Coming to Sprint October 31st

October 18, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

We figured an official announcement was due almost anytime. RIM officially announced the BlackBerry Style 9670, exclusively for Sprint in the United States. The BlackBerry Style will be RIM’s second shot at a clamshell (flip) style BlackBerry. It will sport a small, compact design, and packed with features. The Style features a full QWERTY keyboard, […]

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Press Release: RIM Launches BlackBerry Web Application Platform, Goes Open Source

September 27, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

RIM Launches Next Generation BlackBerry Web Application Platform, Releases Code to Open Source Community Developer community can now access and contribute to the BlackBerry open web application platform and tooling components San Francisco, CA – BlackBerry DEVCON 2010 – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced its next-generation web-based development platform, BlackBerry® […]

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