Early this week Facebook announced their purchase of WhatsApp. The deal is worth up to $19 billion.
Research in Motion today held events in London, Paris, and Dubai to launch their new OS, Blackberry 10. In addition to the updated OS they also launched two smartphones.
It appears that the first BlackBerry 10 device is expected to be announced in August and released in October.
It’s been announced that RIM’s BlackBerry Playbook tablet will be launched starting April 19th. It will start at $499 for the Wi-Fi version with 16GB and the 32GB and 64GB versions will be $599 and $699, respectively.