BlackBerry Transitions to Your Car Via QNX

Research In Motion (RIM) makes the BlackBerry line of smartphones and now has some plans for your car. I speculated earlier this year that RIM’s acquisition of QNX Software Systems from Harman signaled that the company was going start expanding into the ‘smart car’ sector. Besides being hard at work building the BlackBerry Tablet OS for the Playbook that will eventually transition to RIM’s smartphones, QNX has demonstrated a ‘Nokia Terminal Mode’ with the BlackBerry to link the phone to a car. Video after the break!

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RIM and Ford Partnering up to Bring BlackBerry Integration to Ford SYNC

Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) and Ford are paring up to develop BlackBerry integration with Ford’s SYNC system in its cars. Ford Sync is a factory-installed system that offers a variety of features include text message read back abilities and entertainment integration for Ford’s cars. Basically, it is a computer that sits in the car’s ...

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