RIM has official unveiled their latest smartphone, the Blackberry Torch which sports their latest mobile OS, Blackberry 6.
Overall the BB smartphone looks very impressive, and it looks as if RIM has successfully bridged the gap between the corporate world and the Â consumer (something even the mighty iDevice has struggled at).
While the Blackberry Torch is no iPhone killer (then again, what really is?), RIM may have just committed their first mistake, one that brings up memories of another smartphone by the name of Palm Pre.
Despite boasting an elegant design, touch screen and QWERTY keyboard, Palm made the fatal mistake by choosing Sprint as its premier carrier at a time when the network was very unpopular in the US. [Read more…]
Originally posted on August 3, 2010 @ 2:02 pm