BBM Music helps RIM dance through its transition

Research In Motion’s BBM Music service moved from beta to general availability on Tuesday, allowing BBM friends to share music tracks. This is clever, adding new value to the old BBM service as RIM continues to transition from BlackBerry to its new BBX operating system.

Will (or Can) RIM Take the Road IBM Once Traveled?

The big news in the mobile space today is that RIM is considering expanding its BlackBerry Messenger service to Android and iOS platforms. Why would RIM give away the biggest draw to its hardware platform? Maybe because it finally realized hardware isn’t where its strengths lie.