I am pretty sure RIM can NOT wait til this year is Over, well they only have about a week left, and Hopefully 2012 will be better for them -_-
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Ok I know you are worried if you have a Blackberry, for most of you with Blackberry’s only still have them for the BBM. RIM is being sued for the Trademark BBM, a Toronto-based broadcast industry group named BBM, has been using the name for almost 6 decades, and although they have been letting RIM rock for over the past decade, but I guess since RIM is stinking the joint up, they No Longer want the Name BBM attached to them. Actually the Toronto Company says they have tried for a while to resolve the issue, even going as far as to offer to change their Company Name, they just wanted RIM to pay for it, but got No answer. See what had happened was, RIM originally called it “Blackberry Messenger” but the People were calling it BBM, and in Feb 2010 they tried to register it with the official Canadian trademark office, but was already told they couldn’t, but they went ahead and rolled with the Rush, and used it anyway, and BBM, the real BBM is fed up. The 1st hearing is scheduled Jan. 11th.
RIM made a statement on the Matter via Email:
Since its launch in July
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