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BBX OS Officially Announced – One Powerful OS for Smartphones, Tablets, and Embedded Devices

BBX OS Officially Announced – One Powerful OS for Smartphones, Tablets, and Embedded Devices

October 18, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

The BlackBerry Developers Conference (DevCon) kicked off this morning with RIM’s official announcement of BBX, the next-generation operating system from Research In Motion. BBX combines the best of BlackBerry and QNX and will bring this OS to BlackBerry smartphones, tablets, and embedded devices. Along side with the BBX announcement, RIM announced that the PlayBook OS […]

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RIM CEO Talks BBX: “We’ve leapfrogged everyone with what we’re announcing…”

October 17, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We first heard about the BBX Platform name a couple weeks ago. Since then there has been lots of whispers of RIM’s next-generation QNX based smartphone OS. Today during an interview with RIM’s co-CEO Jim Balsillie, Balsillie “accidentally” confirmed the name BBX. Here is what he had to say about the new Platform: We’ve leapfrogged […]

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QNX-Powered Smartphone OS to be branded BBX (BlackBerry X)?

QNX-Powered Smartphone OS to be branded BBX (BlackBerry X)?

October 4, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

As the BlackBerry Developer’s Conference approches later this month, it is expected we will get a look at RIM’s upcoming QNX-powered Smartphone operating system. The QNX OS will be similar to the “Tablet OS” which is currently found on their PlayBook tablet. The latest rumor of the block is that RIM plans to introduce the QNX-powered OS […]

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RIM to debut 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook in Fall 2011; Bold Touch & OS 7 Delayed?

RIM to debut 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook in Fall 2011; Bold Touch & OS 7 Delayed?

May 4, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

There has been a few days when I wished my PlayBook had a bigger display, and it sounds like RIM is working on it. According to BGR, RIM plans to debut a larger 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook tablet later this year, in the Fall time-frame to be exact. Speaking of waiting, RIM still hasn’t announced when […]

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