Ouch: Webkit Browser Only Coming for BlackBerry OS 6

The completely redesigned browser in BlackBerry OS 6 will only be available on OS 6. That's right, Research In Motion (RIM) has decided to only make the new Webkit-based browser available on the Torch 9800 and the select few existing devices that will be supported for upgrade to the new OS. Congratulations RIM, you just ...

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Sorry RIM, the iPhone 4’s Browser is Still Faster

The iPhone 4 and the BlackBerry Torch 9800 have been put through a head to head browsing speed test and while the Torch is a massive improvement over the Bold 9700, it is noticeably slower than the newest iPhone. Don’t believe me? I have a YouTube video to prove it—one made by BlackBerry fan site ...

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Coming BlackBerry OS 6 Browser to Include Google Buzz

As all of the buzz over the soon-to-be-released BlackBerry OS 6 hits a low roar, Google Buzz makes an appearance in its new and greatly improved Webkit-based browser. While Google Buzz has been available on Research In Motion’s BlackBerry line of smartphones as an add-on for a while now through use of the Opera Mini ...

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BlackBerry OS 6 is RIM’s Chance to Reinvent Itself

While we all wait for Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) to release BlackBerry OS, here is a quick rundown as to why it is essential for the company to succeed and reinvent itself with the new OS and how RIM will do it. First, BlackBerrys are often criticized for poor web browser support. OS 6 will ...

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