Smartphones running on BlackBerry mobile operating system are pretty much in use today and there are a bunch of apps that have been created for BlackBerry devices. In this blog post, we will learn more about the BlackBerry mobile operating system, who developed this mobile OS and on which operating system BlackBerry mobile operating system is based.
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Understanding Operating System.
An operating system (OS) is system software that manages your phone’s hardware and software.
It is the most important program that runs on a phone. Every phone must have an operating system. It is the main program in a phone that controls the way the phone works and makes it possible for other apps to work too.
What is BlackBerry?
BlackBerry is a mobile operating system originally created by Research In Motion (RIM). RIM (Research in Motion) now goes by the name BlackBerry. The BlackBerry mobile operating system runs on Blackberry variant phones like the BlackBerry Bold, Curve, Pearl, and Storm series.
What is Mobile Operating System?
A mobile operating system also called a mobile OS, is an operating system that is specifically designed to run on mobile devices such as mobile phones, smartphones, Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs), tablet computers and other handheld devices.
Which Operating System is BlackBerry Based?
BlackBerry is based on QNX. QNX is a mobile operating system that was originally developed for embedded systems. The operating system’s developer, QNX Software Systems, later became acquired by Research in Motion (called today, BlackBerry) and the mobile operating system became adapted for use in the BlackBerry devices.
What is BlackBerry Devices?
BlackBerry is a line of smartphones, tablets, and services designed and marketed by Canadian company BlackBerry Limited (formerly known as Research In Motion Limited).
What is QNX?
QNX is a mobile operating system that was originally developed for embedded systems. The operating system’s developer, QNX Software Systems, was acquired by Research in Motion (RIM) and the OS adapted for use in the BlackBerry Playbook tablet.
What is BlackBerry 10 Based On?
BlackBerry 10 is based on QNX, a Unix-like operating system that was originally developed by QNX Software Systems until the company was acquired by BlackBerry in April 2010. It supports the application framework Qt (version 4.8) and features an Android runtime to run Android applications.
Who is the Owner of the BlackBerry Operating System
BlackBerry is a brand created and owned by Research In Motion which is headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. The company was started in the early 1980s by Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis. Research In Motion is known today as BlackBerry
BlackBerry is a mobile operating based on QNX. The mobile operating system was created and owned by Research In Motion now known as BlackBerry.
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