Research in Motion yesterday announced the availability of new developer tools for the BlackBerry Storm, BlackBerry Bold, and BlackBerry Pearl Flip.

The developer tools include new versions of the BlackBerry® Java® Development Environment (BlackBerry JDE) that enable the streamlined development of mobile applications, as well as desktop simulators for the BlackBerry Storm, BlackBerry Bold and BlackBerry Pearl Flip smartphones that accelerate mobile application testing. The new BlackBerry JDE versions and simulators are available as free downloads at and will be showcased at the BlackBerry Developer Conference ( on October 20-22, 2008 in Santa Clara, California.

View the full press release here.