RIM pointed out to us that they opened up App World to BlackBerry 10 app submissions on 10/10/2012. Now our friends at MiBlackBerry noticed something interesting about the BlackBerry 10 launch event RIM announced this morning. If you add together the adjacent numbers in the date 30/01/2013 you get 3+0+0+1+2+0+1+3 = 10. Coincidence?
Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) announced today that it will hold its BlackBerry® 10 launch event on January 30th, 2013. The event will happen simultaneously in multiple countries around the world. This day will mark the official launch of its new platform – BlackBerry 10, as well as the unveiling of the first two BlackBerry [...]
The fact that RIM is going to miss the holiday season with the launch of BlackBerry 10 not being until 2013, does seem to worry CEO Thorsten Heins. According to reports Heins is about to embark on a 5 week tour where he will be demonstrating and showcasing two new BlackBerry 10 devices for carriers.
We all knew that RIM was pushing the new BB7 devices out to a lot of carriers, and in the US we are now starting to see some of the smaller carriers announce their new BlackBerry lineups as well. Today US Cellular announced on their website that they would be carrying the Torch 9850 as [...]
Although unconfirmed by Telus, rumor has it that the Blackberry Bold 9900 will be launching in less than two weeks. August 15th is the expected date. Great news for Telus subscribers if this turns out to be true. Source