Research In Motion launched its Built for BlackBerry platform, which gets the BlackBerry brand behind specific apps. These apps have had to meet strict criteria in order to have been accepted into the Built for BlackBerry program.
Not all apps submitted to the program can be accepted. Alec Saunders from RIM says:
“To be as transparent as possible, there have been many apps submitted that do meet these criteria. We’ve had over 900 Android apps submitted to the Built for BlackBerry program – and Android apps do not qualify for the program in any way. Neither do web launchers, simple apps that mobilize content with RSS feeds, flashlight [...]