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RIM shows new BlackBerry to carriers

AP  Kitchener, August 24, 2012
First Published: 23:03 IST(24/8/2012) | Last Updated: 23:06 IST(24/8/2012)

Canadian phone maker Research In Motion has begun showing its new BlackBerry smartphones to wireless carriers around the world, but the struggling company says it is still months away from starting to sell them.

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The smartphones running the new BlackBerry 10 operating system are critical to RIM’s survival. RIM executives met with wireless companies this week and provided a glimpse of the much-delayed system.

It is due out early next year and comes as North Americans are abandoning BlackBerrys for flashier iPhones and Android phones.

Andrew McLeod, managing director of RIM’s Canadian operations, said on Thursday that feedback from wireless carriers has been positive.


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