After recording the SMRpodcast last night, I pulled up and watched the first AT&T BlackBerry Torch commercial because there is an interesting quote in it. “Less an evolutionary leap, more like a triple axel.” The first time I saw this commercial, I just assumed that it was referring to the the Torch. I wonder now, however, if this really is referring to the operating system?
QNX Software Stystems
Move furthers innovation among parties for mobility, connectivity and intelligent automotive markets
STAMFORD, CT and WATERLOO, ON – Harman International (NYSE:HAR) and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM; TSX:RIM) announced today that the two companies have reached an agreement for RIM to acquire QNX Software Systems. The deal is subject to regulatory approval and is anticipated to close within 35-45 days. This strategic move is expected to further strengthen QNX penetration in the automotive market and foster innovation for markets served by all parties.