ORLANDO, FLORIDA--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) -
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BlackBerry World 2012 / BlackBerry 10 Jam - Developers and top brands are already beginning to commit to the BlackBerry® 10 platform for their mobile application development. Today at BlackBerry World, Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) revealed endorsements from a number of key partners who have already confirmed their excitement for the upcoming launch of the BlackBerry 10 platform.
RIM has been working diligently with app providers to help ensure BlackBerry customers will have access to high-quality content and apps when BlackBerry 10 smartphones are launched.
"The level of enthusiasm among developers for BlackBerry 10 is amazing. The platform has been built to give developers the ability to create amazing content and a great user experience. The support and excitement we already see from developers is both rewarding and encouraging," said Martyn Mallick, Vice President, Global Alliances and Business Development at Research In Motion. "We are hearing every day from partners who want to start building and showcasing their work on BlackBerry 10."
The developer community, content providers and application framework providers are already coming out in support of BlackBerry 10:
"BlackBerry's influence remains a worldwide phenomenon, which matches Endomondo's reach," said Endomondo Co-Founder Mette Lykke. "With 8 million users around the globe, including many BlackBerry devotees, Endomondo recognizes the value of supplying BlackBerry 10 users with access to the capabilities of the mobile Endomondo Sports Tracker and social fitness network."
"The official launch of BlackBerry 10 comes with great anticipation from Gameloft," said Ludovic Blondel, Vice President of OEM at Gameloft. "We are very excited to be able to provide BlackBerry 10 users with high-quality gaming experiences for every type of player.