BlackBerry Plans to Go Private, Now What?

If you have yet to hear the official announcement today BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX: BB) has signed a letter of intent to be sold under a consortium by Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited. The buyout purchase price of 4.7 Billion dollars and per share will be 9$. As of current time with the markets already closed for the […]

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QNX CAR Platform Powers Infotainment System in New Mercedes-Benz Concept Car

Mercedes-Benz Concept S-Class Coupé features all-digital instrument cluster and head unitFRANKFURT, IAA Cars International Motor Show, September 12, 2013 — QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announced that Mercedes-Benz has selected the QNX CAR™ platform to power the infotainment system in the Mercedes-Benz Concept S-Class Coupé, an […]

QNX Chosen by Panasonic to Provide Software Platform for Car Infotainment Systems Worldwide

Panasonic leverages flexibility of QNX CAR platform to deliver infotainment systems for variety of markets and customer requirements OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 13, 2013) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announced that Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America has chosen the QNX CAR™ platform to develop […]

QNX Shows New Auto Safety Program for ISO 26262

QNX made an announcement regarding the ISO 26262 Safety Program today.  The Automotive Safety Program will be utilized to accelerate the development of digital clusters, HUD systems, and Assistance systems within the Auto field.  The program will focus on providing professional services from QNX including training, support, and building functional systems. The Automotive Safety Program […]

New Version of QNX CAR Platform Expands Design Choices to Include Android Apps and Qt User Interfaces

Enables automotive companies to tap into vast ecosystem of mobile developers creating Android, HTML5, OpenGL ES, and Qt apps DETROIT, MICHIGAN–(Marketwired – June 05, 2013) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today demonstrated how the new version of its QNX CAR™ Platform for Infotainment will enable developers […]

BlackBerry Goes After the Easy Growth

BlackBerry has been busy for the last couple of month trying to grow the brand with various enhancements and new offerings to the loyal users as well as the members of the folds. As we have reported a few days ago BBM is coming to the other mobile platforms in the near future.  This very […]

Foliage and QNX Host Webinar on IEC 62304 Compliance: Recognizing Risks and Closing the Gaps

BURLINGTON, MA–(Marketwired – Jun 3, 2013) – WHAT: Join Foliage’s System Architect, Dan Goldman, and QNX Software System’s Product Marketing Manager, Chris Ault, as they share real-world accounts of challenges and success stories for IEC 62304 compliance. Having architected the software subsystems of hundreds of medical devices to successfully meet IEC 62304 requirements, these experts […]

Images show QNX Home Automation Prototype from Teknision

QNX recently had Teknision develop a very cool prototype for a home automation device. We all know by now that BlackBerry’s CEO Thorsten Heins has stated many times over that BlackBerry10 is much much more then just mobile computing paltform. So this is just one more way QNX and BlackBerry 10 can help in our […]

Video: Space-grade technology… in the palm of your hand

If you did not know already QNX is what powers tons of things around the world from cars to the space shuttle and lots in between. Well QNX has put together a great video showing off just how powerful QNX is. The video puts emphasis on the Blackberry 10 devices which are incrediable. Here is […]

QNX Bentley Demo at BlackBerry Live 2013

One of the many things that I enjoy are cars, so when the QNX Bentley rolled out on the stage during BlackBerry Live keynote I was awestruck. This car is amazing for anyone that enjoys technology and cars! The above video shows off just how powerful this Bentley is. Check it out and let us […]

BlackBerry Shows Off QNX Bentley In A Demo At BlackBerry Live

BlackBerry brought out a Bentley with QNX to show its features. Mark Rigley, of QNX, and Thorsten Heins were there to do the demo. This includes doing a software update for the vehicle through a BlackBerry 10 device.

QNX and Renesas to Integrate Renesas R-Car SoC and QNX CAR Application Platform

QNX Software Systems joins Renesas’ R-Car consortium, extending proven partnership in automotive production programs. OTTAWA, ONTARIO and TOKYO, JAPAN–(Marketwired – May 7, 2013) – QNX Software Systems Limited and Renesas Electronics Corporation today announced that they are integrating support for the Renesas R-Car SoC (system on chip) platform into the QNX CAR™ application platform to […]

QNX Concept Video (Imagined: Your car in the not-so-distant future) gets honeree title at Webby Awards

With the Webby Awards being announced tomorrow Paul over at the QNX blog let the world know that a video (Imagined: Your car in the not-so-distant future) from back in November has been named an honoree for the annual Webby Awards. The video itself was created by Thorney Fallis in conjunction with ONX. Check out the […]

7digital and QNX partner to bring high quality digital music to millions of in-car infotainment systems

LONDON, UK and OTTAWA – April 17, 2013 — 7digital, the leading open digital music platform, and QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announce a partnership that will see 7digital’s HTML5 music store made accessible through the QNX CAR™ application platform for the automotive infotainment market. 7digital’s […]

Bsquare to Distribute QNX Operating System and Development Tool Products

Distribution Agreement Expands Customer Access to Medical, Industrial Automation and General Embedded Software and Tools BELLEVUE, WA and OTTAWA–(Marketwire – February 26, 2013) - BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ:BSQR), a leading enabler of smart connected systems, and QNX Software Systems Limited, a leader in software platforms for connected embedded systems, today announced that Bsquare has become an authorized distributor […]

QNX Demos New Industrial Reference Platforms for Faster Application Development at Embedded World 2013

Pre-integrated offerings help reduce development cycles for PLCs, medical devices, car infotainment units, and other embedded devices NUREMBERG, GERMANY–(Marketwire – Feb. 26, 2013) – Embedded World (Hall 5/5-333) – This week at Embedded World, QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for connected embedded systems, will showcase pre-integrated software components and tools […]

Verizon Marketing Introduces Consumers to The Future of Mobile Computing

A new ‘Powerful Answers’ campaign by Verizon showcases the power of technology to solve any problem. As devices become more interconnected Verizon wants to play a apart in the future connection points these new devices will help address. RIMs wholly owned subsidiary QNX already dominates the operating system in medical devices and much of the […]

Closer Look into the QNX Bentley Shows off BB10 Browser and BB10 Keyboard @ CES2013

There’s been a great deal of speculation around QNX in automotive and what that means for BlackBerry. RIM is playing it well in my opinion. No, we aren’t going to see any ‘BlackBerry’ branded infotainment systems in cars. The Car 2 Platform is licensed to Car OEMs like Mercedes, Toyota, Chevy, BMW, (trust me the […]

Inside BlackBerry Gives You A Video Tour Of The Bentley QNX Concept Car

We have brought some coverage of the Bentley QNX Concept Car being shown off at CES this year.  Well the folks over at the Inside BlackBerry Blog have decided that a video tour of the concept car is in order. You can check out the video after the break, and remember that the software powering […]

Video: Texas Instruments Collaborates With QNX on the Bentley Continental GT

  Mobile Link Texas Instruments has just posted the above video on their YouTube channel showing off the QNX Bentley Continental GT concept car. The video shows off more of the awesome features and how Texas Instruments Collaborated on the project.