Tag: rim

  • RIM Sues Kik Messenger

    I’ve never owned a Blackberry and never intend to, but this just solidifies my spot in the anti-blackberry community. Obviously if a company is infringing on another company’s patents, then that company has every right to protect what is rightfully theirs, but does RIM really own a patent on the “S/D/R”, sent/delivered/read, indicators within a…

  • RIM Really Dislikes Kik Messenger

    A couple weeks ago Kik released a new version of their Kik Messenger application which allowed for free text communication between iPhone, Android and Blackberry devices. The service is similar to Blackberry Messenger (aka BBM) in that it uses the data network to transmit text messages and also shows when a message has been sent,…