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RIM will be broadcasting the BlackBerry 10 launch event Live on the 30th

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RIM will be broadcasting the BlackBerry 10 launch event on January 30th, 2013, via webcast. The event will happen simultaneously in New York, Toronto, London, Paris, Dubai, Johannesburg, Jakarta and Delhi.  This day will mark the official launch of the New BlackBerry 10, as well they will be unveiling of the first two BlackBerry 10 smartphones.  Details on the smartphones and their availability will be announced at the event.

A live webcast will be held beginning at 10 am ET, which can be accessed via http://www1.rim.com/newsroom.html

Find out more info about BlackBerry 10 at: http://www.blackberry.com/blackberry10

Anybody else excited about the launch off BlackBerry 10?
Let us know in the comments below

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What’s next for BlackBerry after the January 30th launch of BB10?

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CEO Thorsten Heins, speaking to German-language magazine Die Welt, says the company is considering several things once BB10 is launched. These include selling off the company’s hardware division, which makes BlackBerry phones. The company might also license out its mobile operating system, like what Microsoft does with Windows Phone, or Google with Android. Another option is licensing out BlackBerry Messenger, which is one of the platforms’ more popular functions, as well as RIM’s enterprise services infrastructure. RIM also could move production of its devices to a third party company.

There is no hurry for any of these, though, says Heins, although these are possible scenarios for RIM moving forward. Right now they are  focused on launching the  BlackBerry 10 platform by January 30th & gaining ground back on other OS’s.

Well what do you think RIM should do with Blackberry?
Would you love to see a BB10 device made by your favorite company making Android or Windows phones presently?
Hit the comment section below & let your answers or ideas flow.

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