RIM Introduces WebKit BlackBerry Browser To Compete With iPhone

RIM today introduced a new WebKit based browser for the BlackBerry platform. WebKit is the same technology used in popular mobile browsers on the iPhone, Palm Pre and Android phones. They provide a more robust mobile experience that is more akin to what you have on your PC or Mac. According to RIM’s co-CEO Mike […]

RIM Introduces WebKit BlackBerry Browser To Compete with iPhone

RIM today introduced a new WebKit based browser for the BlackBerry platform. WebKit is the same technology used in popular mobile browsers on the iPhone, Palm Pre and Android phones. They provide a more robust mobile experience that is more akin to what you have on your PC or Mac. According to RIM’s co-CEO Mike […]

RIM Hiring WebKit Developer, iPhone-like browser in the works

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The BlackBerry is no doubt a fierce email machine, but the browser still falls short when compared to webkit browsers found on the iPhone and Palm Pre. RIM is looking to hire a WebKit developer as per this listing on LinkedIn, so it certainly appears that a WebKit browser is in the works. WebKit browsers […]

Torch Mobile Acquired by Research in Motion

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The home page of Torch Mobile’s website announces that RIM has acquired the company, making earlier reports of a better browser to come to the Blackberry all the more real: Torch Mobile is excited to announce that our company has been acquired by Research In Motion (RIM), one of the most renowned mobile technology companies […]

BlackBerry Browser To Offer Full Flash and Silverlight Support

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RIM is reportedly planning to include full support for Flash and Silverlight in upcoming versions of their BlackBerry web browser. They are not talking Flash-lite, but full Flash. If RIM is able to deliver their next generation browser that is on par with Safari, they might just one-up Apple if able to offer support for […]

Next Gen BlackBerry Browser To Be On Par with iPhone’s Safari

The iPhone ruined browsers for a good part of the mobile industry. SinceĀ  Safari for iPhone was released, Palm’s webOS browser is the first mobile platform browser to stand toe to toe with Safari. RIM has made strides with their browser, but it still pales in comparison to Apple’s Safari browser, but that could all […]