BlackBerry 10 Will Beat Windows Phone 8 in Canadian Market, says IDC Analyst

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Positive news from IDC analyst Tony Olvet as he predicts that with the release of BlackBerry 10, RIM would solidify its lead over Windows Phone 8 in the Canadian mobile OS market. Research from IDC shows that RIM is currently neck and neck with Windows Phone when it comes to numbers of smart phones shipped. “RIM, however, will have…

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Windows Phone 8 on BlackBerry Smartphone; Here’s What It Would Look Like (Photos)

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Research In Motion has said they’re standing by their stance on BlackBerry 10 and how successful they believe it will be. But, what if they were to seek a better short-term by utilizing Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 as the new platform for BlackBerry smartphones? Concept Smartphone pro Michal Bonikowski has visioned just this and created concept images…

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Microsoft Approached RIM About Using Windows Phone

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Remember those rumors about Microsoft approaching RIM for a stake in the company? Reuters is reporting that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer had approached RIM in the last couple of months, looking to strike a partnership similar to the one they have with Nokia Oyj. Under that partnership, Nokia will now use the upcoming Windows Phone 8…

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BlackBerry 10 vs Windows Phone 8: No Prize for Fourth Place?

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The smartphone market is a big one, and growing fast.  This is an area where operating systems become ecosystems, and where ecosystems become synonymous with their respective companies.  Looking to the next few years, the most important mobile ecosystems will come from Apple with iOS, Google with Android, Research in Motion with BlackBerry, and Microsoft…

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