banner

The New Stuff

blackberry_10_logo

RIM to release Blackberry 10 Prototype in May Event


blackberry 10 logo RIM to release Blackberry 10 Prototype in May EventResearch in Motion is working overtime to try and regain the ground it lost over the last few months with many corporate clients jumping ship to other smartphones. The company has announced that it will be releasing the newest version of their OS, Blackberry 10. The company plans to release 2,000 prototype phones, which will be given to select developers who will attend the Blackberry 10 Jam conference set for May this year in Orlando, Florida.

The Blackberry 10 Jam is an event that aims to give developers an insight into the new OS and give them a better idea on how to develop applications for it in time for its launch later this year. The event is quite anticipated but no one knew that an actual working device will actually be ready for use, much less shown.

This move to include developers in the mix is a big departure for RIM. Previously, the company only considered third party developers as secondary players to the main features that RIM develops for the Blackberry OS. But with its market share slipping, the company may have realized that the future is in apps and it is a good move to involve developers early on in the development process.  It remains to be seen, however, if RIM has made the decision early enough to be able to halt its slipping market share or if it is a classic case of “too little, too late.”

Recently Published

Facebook usage
»

Can Social Media Posts Be Used as Legal Evidence?

Millions of people are now communicating via the internet today and ...

wp-audio-player
»

Best Audio Plugins for WordPress

Incorporating an audio file in a blog is one of the best ways to ...

timesheet
»

Best Apps to Keep Track of Your Franchise Business

The use of digital technology has become so important in business ...

iphone-vehicle-diagnostic
»

The Apple Device App That Will Check Your Engine

You’re probably of the many daily tasks your smartphones can help ...

Image Source
»

How to Put Your E-Business in Order

With the way some people rave about doing e-business today, one ...

article image
»

Mobile Apps Are the Leading Source of Internet Connections

Since the release of the iPhone and the subsequent appearance of the ...

battery-hacks-aa
»

5 Tips to Extend AA Battery Life

AA batteries are among the most commonly used batteries in any ...

301-redirect-WordPress-SEO
»

How to Avoid Letting Redirects Ruin Your Site Redesign

When redesigning a website or moving it to a new domain, the proper ...

fitness-apps1
»

Mobile Tech Makes Health and Fitness a Piece o’ Cake … so to speak

Losing weight is an issue that many people struggle with on a daily ...