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After Court Order, RIM Renames BBX Phone/Tablet OS Ro BlackBerry 10
2011-12-08 06:09:53

Research in Motion (RIM) has changed the name of its next-generation operating system to "BlackBerry 10," after a federal court in Albuquerque forced it to drop the original "BBX" moniker. The judge issued a temporary restraining order (http://www.docstoc.com/docs/document-preview.aspx?doc_id=107308324) against the Canadian company, prohibiting it from using the name BBX, which is a trademark of the New Mexico-based software firm Basis International. Basis had sued RIM in October over...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'