Img/2012/5/2/rim-small.jpgToronto: Research In Motion`s new chief executive has unveiled a prototype for its new operating system on which the company has pinned its future.Thorsten Heins, who took the CEO job in January, revealed some BlackBerry 10 features at the company`s BlackBerry World conference in Orlando, Florida. He provided no update on a launch date.
Heins says each developer will go home with the prototype. Heins stressed in a speech that was broadcast on the company`s BlackBerry World website that the prototype is not the final device.
The once iconic company has had difficulty competing with flashier, consumer-oriented phones such as Apple`s iPhone and models that run Google`s Android software.
First Published: Wednesday, May 2, 2012, 08:38