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RIM Names Thorsten Heins the new President and CEO

RIM Names Thorsten Heins the new President and CEO

The Board of Directors of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion today announced that acting on the recommendation of its Co-Chief Executive Officers to implement the succession plan they previously submitted to the Board, it has unanimously named Thorsten Heins as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Heins was also appointed to RIM’s Board. The Board acted after conducting its own due diligence.... Contine Reading > >

BlackBerry Thank You Gift Apps – Available Until 31st Dec

BlackBerry Thank You Gift Apps – Available Until 31st Dec

Year 2011 is about to over in few days and until then RIM is offering total 13 BlackBerry Apps at no charge to BlackBerry owners as a gift for choosing and supporting BlackBerry. On the download page it lists total 16 apps however Bejeweled, Sims3 and SimCity Deluxe listed twice considering different vendor names but they appears same!!. These Apps include: Shazam Encore Vlingo DriveSafe.ly Pro... Contine Reading > >

Press Release: Research In Motion Reports Q3 Financial Results

Press Release: Research In Motion Reports Q3 Financial Results

  Press Release Research In Motion Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Dec. 15, 2011) – Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today reported third quarter results for the three months ended November 26, 2011 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP, except where otherwise indicated). Highlights: *... Contine Reading > >

BlackBerry Beta Zone Now Open for Asia Pacific Region along with Puerto Rico and Philippines

BlackBerry Beta Zone Now Open for Asia Pacific Region along with Puerto Rico and Philippines

BlackBerry Beta Zone welcomes new members from more countries than ever! Residents in the Asia Pacific region along with Puerto Rico are invited to come join the site today! In addition to Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom, BlackBerry Beta Zone membership is now open to people from the following countries: Bangladesh Hong Kong Malaysia Philippines Puerto Rico Singapore Taiwan... Contine Reading > >

New BlackBerry Wall Charger Adapter from RIM

New BlackBerry Wall Charger Adapter from RIM

Instead of shipping wall charger and a data cable separately, RIM has redesigned the wall charger which now includes USB plug where the data cable can be plugged to charge the BlackBerry. This makes sense, as there is no need to carry two cables and now users have less weight to carry while travelling. Contine Reading > >  Read More →

Viigo is Now Part of Research In Motion

Viigo is Now Part of Research In Motion

Viigo has announced today that they are now a part of Research In Motion. This is very surprising Friday evening news from no where however it’s great for folks over at Viigo to built a very useful app and bringing it to this level in a short time. Viigo is among the top 10 favorite apps for many BlackBerry users (including myself). Read the full announcement after the jump. Contine Reading >... Contine Reading > >

BlackBerry Beta Zone Open to the General Public

BlackBerry Beta Zone Open to the General Public

RIM today opened up the BlackBerry Beta zone to general public and inviting new members to join this program. This is the first time BlackBerry Beta Zone has been open to the general public. Currently RIM has BlackBerry Messenger 5.0 beta on board which starts at April 1st and will run for eight weeks. Contine Reading > >  Read More →

BIS 3.0 Rolling Out on March 28th to North American Users

BIS 3.0 Rolling Out on March 28th to North American Users

After the official announcement of BIS 3.0 features on the knowledge center two weeks ago, it appears now RIM is giving advance alert to all North American BIS users about the 4 hours downtime scheduled on next Sunday during which RIM will be upgrading their servers to support BIS 3.0. Read the details of the upgrade after the jump. Contine Reading > >  Read More →

Add Your BlackBerry Messenger Barcode To Your Facebook Profile

Add Your BlackBerry Messenger Barcode To Your Facebook Profile

We have covered the Barcode (QR code) feature introduced in BlackBerry Messenger 5.0 many times on this blog. Today RIM introduced the Facebook app for BlackBerry Barcode Generator on their official BlackBerry Facebook page. This Facebook app allows you to use your BlackBerry PIN to create a BBM barcode that you can: Show it off on your Facebook profile pic Feature it on your Facebook profile page... Contine Reading > >

Blackberry Push Service Now Available to All App Developers

Blackberry Push Service Now Available to All App Developers

This is great news coming straight from Official BlackBerry Developer’s Blog announcing the release of BlackBerry Push Service SDK to app developers. The push service enables developers to develop Java apps or BlackBerry widgets that leverage RIM’s famous push technology to push images,text or audio content to millions of devices at once. With this I am sure we’ll see more super apps coming... Contine Reading > >