Earlier today it was spotted in the RIM knowledge base, that the Flickr photo sharing app for BlackBerry would soon be discontinued. RIM is deciding to discontinue it come March 1st. The knowledge base article was located here, but has since been taken down by RIM. The article stated:
“As of March 1st, 2011, BlackBerry smartphone users will not be able to download or use the Flickr Uploader for BlackBerry smartphones to wirelessly upload images from a…”ADVERTISEMENT
It does strike us odd that RIM would pull the Flickr app. Although, there wasn’t any support for the Torch 9800, nor has it been updated since May of 2009. Nevertheless, it was either not used very much, or RIM has different native photo sharing up coming soon. Did you frequently use the Flickr app?