BlackBerry 10 represents a complete departure from older BlackBerrys. The company, formerly known as Research In Motion, has completely taken on the brand identity BlackBerry, and has done away with the old company–a symbolic way of putting down the giant that was RIM which brought them from 1984-2013. In term, a reflective way for them [...]
BlackBerry has been granted a new patent today that touches upon gesture recognition for photo manipulation. The latest patent deals specifically with how one will interact with a photo or image on their smartphone without having to actually touch the screen.
Mobile Link This video covers some of the core built in services of BlackBerry 10 like HUB and the Peek and Flow gesture based user interface, along with how navigation feels between the flagship 9900 and Z10 phones, both of which sport a touchscreen display from BlackBerry
When I tell people that BlackBerry 10 is a gesture based OS I sometimes get quizzical looks on what that means. Thankfully Jeff Gadway, RIM’s senior product marketing manager, kindly decided to show off the top four navigation gestures in a video. (each direction) They more of less show the gestures that we will be [...]
We are a mere 18 days away from the launch of BlackBerry 10, so it only seems right that we are getting a ton of leaks lately. This latest one is screenshots of the BlackBerry 10 tutorial that covers gestures, setup and notifications. BlackBerry 10, much like the PlayBook OS, takes advantage of edge to [...]
The PlayBook brought quite a few very efficient gestures to the BlackBerry experience, and we were assuming that some of these would make their way to BlackBerry 10. RIM has now shared out the show/hide keyboard will function, and it will feature a gesture.
There has been several videos and images of the BlackBerry PlayBook showing itself in portrait mode. RIM WebWorks developer event was held in San Francisco last night, where more portrait shots of the PlayBook were shown. IntoMobile’s Marin shared a video of the PlayBook flipping from landscape to portrait mode and back. [Mobile Link] Marin [...]