BlackBerry 6: Next-gen software teased, looks a bit iPhone
Click here to check out the new features of BlackBerry 6, the next generation of software powering BlackBerry phones
BlackBerry maker Research In Motion, still glowing with BlackBerries packs a new WebKit-powered browser with multi-touch, assorted social media options, and a form of cover flow for your tunes., has shown off the new features of BlackBerry 6. The next generation of the software powering
All this multi-touch action suggests a move away from BlackBerry's traditional Qwerty keyboard on phones such as the Curve 8520, to touchscreen models like the .and
BlackBerry 6 is up against other next-generation operating systems such asand the forthcoming . To see how BlackBerry's next OS will look, hit play on the video below.
There's more than a hint of iPhone about BlackBerry 6, but it should keep CrackBerry addicts happy too. In other news, RIM is preparing a beta version of its BlackBerry Protect app, which allows you to locate, lock, wipe and display a message on a lost phone. Rather like Apple's , then.