Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Toshiba and Western Digital Reach Settlement, Agree to Strengthen Flash Memory Collaboration
Twitter Makes It Easier For Users to Create Threads
Tsinghua to Invest in China-based Lite-On Storage Plant
Facebook to Book Advertising Revenue Locally Following Pressure
New Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition Provides Amped-Up Connected Gaming
Nintendo Says Switch Sells 10 Million Worldwide
Toshiba Unveils Embedded NAND Flash Memory Products for Automotive Applications
FCC to Hand Over Internet Oversight to FTC
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > RIM Sho...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, September 25, 2012
RIM Showcases Blackberry 10 Features


RIM outlined some of the features of the upcoming BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system at a conference for mobile applications developers in San Jose, California.

The first BB10 devices, set to be launched in early 2013, will run on a new operating system that RIM says will offer a faster and smoother user interface, and a better platform for apps.

The new operating system is being designed to make it easier to find and use multiple applications simultaneously by swiping a finger across the phone's display screen instead of having to press on a home button to navigate through a menu of programs.

'BlackBerry Flow'provides a series of minimized windows on users' screens that show them all the apps they?re currently running, and it lets them easily flip through them.

BlackBerry Hub is BB10's message center will let users manage messages sent through multiple email accounts, BlackBerry Messenger, text messages and social networking sites. The Hub also notifies users when they have an appointment of a meeting coming up.

RIM said that its BlackBerry App World store will start selling music, movies and television shows.

RIM also promises BlackBerry 10 will offer more security features, better calendar management features and more tools to connect with other workers. In an effort to make its phones better suited for employees who want to use their personal phones for work instead of relying on employer-issued devices, the BB10 includes a feature called "BlackBerry Balance." That enables users to toggle between two different menus of applications and services, one set up for personal stuff and the other programmed for work.

RIM Chief Executive Thorsten Heins said despite the fierce competition and market challenges, the company was able to add subscribers in the quarter ended September 1. The BlackBerry subscriber base has risen to 80 million from the 78 million the company reported earlier this year.

Heins added that the company was getting positive feedback on its new BlackBerry 10 devices from the carriers that had had previews of the new smartphones.


Previous
Next
New Pioneer BDR-PR1M Blu-ray Burner Promises High Quality Recordings on 100GB Discs        All News        LaCie Introduces Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series
Samsung Galaxy Note II Released Worldwide     Mobiles News      Nokia Mid-range Asha 308 and 309 Join the Asha Touch Family

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
BlackBerry and Qualcomm Extend Relationship to Deliver Automotive Platforms for Vehicles
BlackBerry to Pay Nokia $137 Million in Contract Dispute
BlackBerry Signs License Deal with BLU
All-touchscreen BlackBerry Motion is Official
Software Sales Fuel BlackBerry's Profit
BlackBerry Enters Self-Driving Car Partnership With Delphi
BlackBerry's Software and Services Sales Fell in Q1
BlackBerry Launches QNX Hypervisor 2.0. Software Platform For Connected Cars
BlackBerry KeyOne KEYone Android Smartphone Launching Next Month
Qualcomm To Pay BlackBerry $814.9 Million, Arbitration Panel Decides
BlackBerry Posts Profit At Software Efforts Pay Off
TCL Announces New BlackBerry Key On Smartphone At MWC

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .