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2010-12-07 09:23:00

LONDON, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The BlackBerry Torch is the latest release from BlackBerry looking to penetrate the fiercely competitive touchscreen Smartphone market; a segment of the mobile phone market which has grown exponentially in the last twelve months, so much so that it is now recognised as a market of its own. This is not the first time that BlackBerry have attempted to enter this market however, two previous models in the form of the Storm and Storm 2 looked to try and...

2010-08-17 08:00:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U.S. Cellular today announced that the BlackBerry® Bold(TM)9650 smartphone will be available online and in U.S. Cellular stores beginning Aug. 18. This much-anticipated smartphone is stylish and feature-rich, satisfying customers' needs to stay connected with their business and personal email, Internet and social networks, all on U.S. Cellular's nationwide 3G network. The BlackBerry Bold 9650 can be used around the world; it...

2010-04-19 08:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellcrypt (www.cellcrypt.com), the leading provider of secure mobile voice calling, today announced that it is a Silver Sponsor of the BlackBerry® Wireless Enterprise Symposium (WES 2010) being held at the Orlando World Center Marriott, Florida from April 27-29, 2010. At WES 2010, Cellcrypt will demonstrate encrypted voice calling on BlackBerry® smartphones both in the Solution Showcase (Booth: 1010)...

2009-11-03 12:54:00

RESTON, Va., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- comScore, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released a study of touchscreen mobile phone adoption in the U.S., which showed a significant 159-percent growth rate during the past year to 23.8 million users in August 2009. The growth in touchscreen device adoption substantially outpaced the already strong 63-percent growth in U.S. adoption of smartphones. (Logo:...

2009-09-27 06:57:32

Research in Motion Ltd., maker of the popular BlackBerry smartphone, could see its market share decline as a result of competitive pressure from rival devices such as Apple Inc.'s iPhone, according to a Reuters report citing analysts' warnings on Friday as shares of RIM's stock plummeted 17 percent. The sharp decline followed RIM's earnings report on Thursday after the markets had closed, when the company posted disappointing profits and scaled back its future outlook. The analysts...

2008-12-29 13:05:00

Over the course of 2008, handset makers have been involved in a heated race to develop sleeker and better smartphones. The race has pitted competitors such as iPhone 3G, Google G1, Blackberry Storm and Nokia N97 against each other. The year of the smartphone has seen the rise of popular native and third-party mobile applications, driven by Apple Inc's App Store. Apple said more than 100 million applications had been downloaded from its App Store between July and September. However, there is...

2008-11-21 15:00:00

Hundreds of people lined up at some Verizon Wireless stores on Friday to purchase the new BlackBerry Storm.  The device is Research in Motion's first touch-screen phone, and could represent a competitive threat to Apple Inc.'s iPhone. At Verizon's mid-town Manhattan store, more than 200 people had waited in line to buy the new phone, many of whom were turned away after the store ran out less than an hour after opening. Police restored order after the frustrated customers caused a...

2008-11-20 10:56:31

As wireless providers gear up for the holiday season, Verizon Wireless says it has high hopes for the new BlackBerry Storm against the ever-popular iPhone 3G, offered by rival AT&T Inc. The company, which represents a joint venture between Verizon Communications Inc and Vodafone Group Plc, has focused solely on Research in Motion's touch-screen BlackBerry, rather than emphasizing different scales of phones for different users this holiday season. "This is our big holiday season phone,"...

2008-10-30 12:45:00

Gadgets that feature touchscreen technology are grabbing the attention of customers everywhere. Global touch-screen module revenue is forecast to grow to $6.4 billion by 2013, rising at a compound annual growth rate of 13.7 percent from 2008, according to market researcher iSuppli. Even when a certain device lacks extra features, customers are willing to splurge on it although a full-scale buttoned device may be available for the same price. Touchscreen devices now range from wristwatches to...

Latest BlackBerry Storm Reference Libraries

BlackBerry Storm
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The BlackBerry Storm is developed by Research In Motion (RIM). It is a touchscreen smartphone with a virtual keyboard and comes in the 9500 and 9530 series. This phone has a feature called SurePress, which enables the screen to press down like a button to provide physical feedback. The Storm 9500 has a disabled CDMA module to allow for use outside North America, but it has only frequency bands that can be accessed in Europe, Oceania, Asia, and Brazil. This is because GSM carriers such as...

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