With the release of its long-awaited BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system, Research In Motion is adding a series of new software and multimedia features while also radically reshaping its corporate image: Moving forward, the device maker will operate under the BlackBerry brand, eliminating the RIM name.
With its updated BlackBerry 10 operating system slated to launch Jan. 30, Research In Motion unveiled the list of multimedia partners who will supply music, film and television content for its overhauled BlackBerry World storefront.
With its updated BlackBerry 10 operating system slated to launch January 30, Research In Motion unveiled an overhauled version of its BlackBerry App World storefront, rebranded simply "BlackBerry World."
Visa has approved Research In Motion's Secure Element Manager technology for Near Field Communications-enabled mobile payments.
Research In Motion said it is investigating allegations that pirated apps originally written for Google's Android have surfaced in its BlackBerry World storefront.
Research In Motion released the finalized gold build of its BlackBerry 10 software development kit, two months before the first devices running the revamped mobile operating system are expected to arrive at retail.
Research In Motion officially released the latest version of its BlackBerry Messenger mobile social networking service, adding new voice calling capabilities as well as expanded notifications and synchronization features.
Research In Motion overhauled its Facebook for BlackBerry social networking application, increasing connectivity with the device maker's signature BlackBerry Messenger service.
Research In Motion is rebranding its BlackBerry App World storefront to simply BlackBerry World as it moves to incorporate music and video downloads ahead of its overhauled BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system.
Research In Motion is teaming with mobile development platform Appcelerator to offer incentives including financial rewards, free services and testing hardware to mobile software developers who build apps for the device maker's forthcoming BlackBerry 10 operating system revamp.