Here are the top mobility articles we found this week.
- Stymiest Looks to Be “a Lock” for RIM Chair
- Poor Lumia sales may have pushed Nokia back into acquisition talks with Microsoft
And Yet Gartner keeps touting Nokia-Soft as the next big Smartphone player…
- Close Call
- Samsung reports operating profit of $4.5 billion on cellphone, hard drive biz sales
- Galaxy Nexus comes to Telus and Rogers on January 13th
- White Galaxy Nexus to strut its stuff in UK on February 6th
- RIM Will Show Off PlayBook OS 2.0 at CES – John Paczkowski – Mobile – AllThingsD
Late Thursday RIM distributed invitations to “an intimate event” to be held at CES on January 10th. Emceed by Alec Saunders, RIM’s VP of developer relations, and Martyn Mallick, VP of global alliances, the event touts the BlackBerry as “the best app platform in the industry today” and promises to prove it with a demonstration of PlayBook OS 2.0 and BlackBerry 7 OS.
- BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 to be shown at official CES 2012 event, BB 10 OS coming at MWC
- RIM to debut BlackBerry 10 in February, on only one smartphone
- The First World Consumes While The Third World Produces
- NFC In 2012: Time For The Training Wheels
- RIM reportedly set to show off BlackBerry 10 OS at the upcoming Mobile World Congress | MobileSyrup.com
Pocket-Lint is reporting that the new BlackBerry 10 OS, formally BBX, will officially be on display at the upcoming Mobile World Congress in Barcelona (February 27th until March 1st). Apparently a RIM spokesman stated that “2012 will be the year of BlackBerry 10 so we’ll be showcasing the capabilities of our future operating system as well demonstrating the power of BlackBerry 7, with a particular focus on NFC and BBM connected apps… Research In Motion will be there in force.”
- Users revolting against Motorola’s locked bootloader policy
- Nokia Lumia 710 review
- Videotron confirms the Galaxy Nexus is “coming soon”
They called me at home to offer me this phone and I asked two questions:
1) When are you getting the iPhone?
2) When will you have national coverage?It was a very short call.
- RIM now working on only one BlackBerry 10 smartphone; Colt, Milan cancelled
- Galaxy Nexus available at TELUS January 13th
- CloudOn offers Microsoft Office functionality for iPad, your parents will love it
CloudOn offers MS Office for iPad, your parents will love it No because my parents have big slow fingers & hate Ribbon
- Rumour: Google branded tablet to have a 7-inch display, run OS 4.0, and sell below $199