Former top smartphone maker Research In Motion is set to launch its new platform – BlackBerry 10 (“BB10″) and the release of two new highly-anticipated devices at a simultaneous launch in eight countries across the globe.
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Before looking at the hardware of the phone to decide if it will look good on you, or even before deciding if the spec sheet is powerful enough, what you should consider first is the operating system that suits your needs.
Research In Motion (RIM) is inviting music lovers and the public alike to usher in the new year with a bang at the BlackBerry Music Mania Concert & Carnival, set to excite on 31 December 2012 at Stadium Malawati, Shah Alam. The scorching concert line-up includes the ever-popular band from Indonesia, Sheila On 7, local rock scene supremos Hujan and Bunkface [...]
At BlackBerry Jam Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, Research In Motion (RIM) has announced updates to its developer ecosystem programs, as well as BlackBerry Dev Alpha devices, the 10k developer commitment, with updated tools and more. These programs continue to drive enthusiasm and momentum of the BlackBerry 10 platform as it approaches its official launch in Q1 2013.
A publicity stunt disguised as a leak? Highly likely. RIM CEO Thorsten Heins and Vice President Andrew Bocking were at a Lakers game openly using BlackBerry 10 devices. They were not at all hiding the handsets, happily snapping photos of the game. The handsets do not look like the unfinished Dev Alpha devices. They in fact look pretty much like consumer-ready versions [...]
It would seem on the surface, that as of now, juxtaposing Apple iPhone 5 to the current RIM Blackberry series and handsets available in market may not really be fair. It’s literally comparing, well, apples to oranges. An overview of the comparative hardware stats would certainly stir up quite a lot heartache amongst Blackberry fans. The top-of-the-line Blackberry Bold 9930 sports [...]
Research In Motion (RIM) has announced its first simultaneous Asia Pacific (APAC)-wide Hackathon – BlackBerry® JamHack, a 40-hour hacking challenge covering 10 cities, 9 countries, 2 weekends and 1 winning team. BlackBerry JamHack is scheduled to take place in ten different cities across APAC over two consecutive weekends. Winning teams from each city will have the opportunity to represent their country at [...]
In a press statement today, Malaysia’s largest telco Maxis, has announced that it is the first in the country to introduce the new nano-SIM for iPhone 5. So for those who have obtained unlocked iPhone 5 from overseas or via grey imports, you can purchase a nano-SIM for RM25 beginning 24 September 2012. This is an unprecedented move by Maxis and [...]
Thanks to the iPhone, Apple has once again topped the J.D Power and Associates rankings for customer satisfaction, marking the eighth consecutive time it has won the accolade. Scoring 849 out of possible 1,000 points, Apple earned a five-star “Power Circle Rating”, which categorises the Cupertino company as “among the best” for customer satisfaction. Apple was significantly ahead of the [...]
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 – RIM Malaysia has announced that the top-of-the-line BlackBerry Bold 9790 now finally comes in Pure White. Available through selected BlackBerry authorised partners – Brightstar and Brightpoint, the BlackBerry Bold 9790 comes powered by the latest BlackBerry 7 OS (v7.1) out of the box. The BlackBerry Bold 9790 features a single-core 1.2Ghz processor, 5MP camera, [...]
Through July and August of 2012, London and the UK comes alive with events, celebrations and activities during the Olympic and Paralympic Games. The action at the London 2012 Olympic Games is hotting up and what better way to catch up on updates and activities on the go than with a pocket guide on your BlackBerry smartphone. If you don’t have it already, [...]
RIM has launched the all-new BlackBerry Curve 9320 smartphone in Malaysia, expanding its repertoire of devices to Malaysian consumers. The social-centric, value-for-money BlackBerry for the masses, the Curve 9320 is full featured with 3G, WiFi, 3.2MP camera, A-GPS, FM radio, a dedicated BBM key and comes powered with BlackBerry 7.1 OS. The 2.44″ qVGA TFT display supports 320×240 resolution (164ppi). [...]