Research In Motion (RIM), a global leader in wireless
innovation, revolutionized the mobile industry with the introduction of the
BlackBerry® solution in 1999. BlackBerry products and services are used by
millions of customers around the world to stay connected to the people and
content that matter most throughout their day.
The BlackBerry product line includes the BlackBerry®
PlayBook™ tablet, the award-winning BlackBerry smartphone, software for
businesses and accessories. BlackBerry® is a line of mobile email and
smartphone devices developed and designed by Canadian company Research In
Motion (RIM), since 1999.
BlackBerry® devices are smartphones, designed to function as
personal digital assistants, portable media players, internet browsers, gaming
devices, and much more. They are primarily known for their ability to send and
receive (push) email and instant messages while maintaining a high level of
security through on-device message encryption. BlackBerry® devices support a large
variety of instant messaging features, including BlackBerry® Messenger.