BlackBerry is urging mobile software developers to build native applications for its fledgling BlackBerry 10 operating system, warning that consumers aggressively dislike BB10 apps and games ported over from Google's rival Android platform.
Research In Motion reported that developers submitted 15,000 applications for its new BlackBerry 10 operating system during a virtual Community Port-A-Thon event running over the weekend.
RIM is hoping developers will be starting a lot of app "somethings" over the next year as it gears up to launch its next-generation BlackBerry 10 devices in the first quarter of next year after a long delay and a series of missteps. Can RIM right the ship?
SAN FRANCISCO--Research In Motion has "a lot of storytelling to do," explained Alec Saunders, RIM's new vice present of developer relations and ecosystems development, in comments here at the