Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 19th Aug 2010 16:15 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Fascinating stuff, but not entirely unexpected. As most of you will know, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion is working on a tablet dubbed the BlackPad, and according to several sources reporting to Bloomberg, the device will ship with software written by QNs Software Systems, which RIM purchased earlier this year.
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RE[3]: Surprise
by galvanash on Fri 20th Aug 2010 03:09 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Surprise"
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OTOH, if they ported the API's to Linux, they might still have developers come 2013.

No offense, but do you know anything about BB development? RIM uses J2ME with a bit of custom stuff underneath (not much really). Its java. The NATIVE api is java...

The kernel they run is about as relevant to a developer as the color of the case.

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