Most anticipated Smart phone – BlackBerry 10
With January 30, 2013 BlackBerry 10 launch date, RIM has set the expectations high while encouraging the developers to port their apps into the new Blackberry 10 app. store and on the flip side RIM planned to release the BlackBerry 10 with all major US Carriers.
RIM claims that, Blackberry 10 is totally re-invented Blackberry Operating System that runs on QNX which acquired by RIM in 2010, It is pretty obvious that RIM need support from individual app developers to build, port their apps in to the new Blackberry 10 app. store. Seems RIM has succeeded to get the response from the developers with their porting party (Port-A-Thon) to bring their apps into new BB 10 market place. RIM has offered $100 to each approved app.
Alec Sanders from RIM tweeted that Blackberry 10 is getting huge response and it scored 15,000 apps in 37.5 hours. Blackberry 10 has a cool feature, Thanks to it’s Android run-time feature which will help the developers to port their android apps into Blackberry 10 apps with almost no coding or minimal coding.
Main features of the Blackberry 10
- One Device for Work and Play - Use your BlackBerry® 10 smartphone for work, and access email, apps and documents without compromising your personal content. BlackBerry Balance™ keeps your personal information separate and private from your work data. Switch between your profiles with one simple gesture.
- Super fast Blackberry 10 native browser - Discover a BlackBerry® Browser with speed, simplicity, powerful page rendering and built-in sharing to your favorite social networks. Found something you want to show your friends? Send a link through email or post it to the social app of your choice – all it takes is a couple of gestures. Over time, your BlackBerry smartphone remembers how you like to share – just another example of how BlackBerry® 10 OS adapts to you and fits your life.
- Camera – We really need to talk about Blackberry 10 Camera, thanks to it’s Camera with time shift - Pinpoint and adjust elements of your picture to get the photo you want. Time Shift mode captures milliseconds before and after your photo – so you can scroll back on the dial to open one friend’s eyes, then forward to catch your other friend smiling, before combining it all to create the perfect picture.
- Touch Screen Keyboard – One of the most innovative keyboard on Smartphone, it guess the word on your typing habits, all you need to do is swipe up.