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Research from June 2011 indicated that approximately 45% of mobile developers were using the platform at the time of publication.
It was officially released in August 2011, making its appearance on the Black Berry Bold (9900/9930), Black Berry Torch (9810/9850/9860), and the Black Berry Curve (9350/9360/9370/9380).
Any smartphones running an earlier version of the Black Berry OS could not be updated to version 7.0.
Black Berry OS is a proprietary mobile operating system developed by Black Berry Limited for its Black Berry line of smartphone handheld devices.
The operating system provides multitasking and supports specialized input devices that have been adopted by Black Berry for use in its handhelds, particularly the trackwheel, trackball, and most recently, the trackpad and touchscreen.
The Black Berry platform is perhaps best known for its native support for corporate email, through MIDP 1.0 and, more recently, a subset of MIDP 2.0, which allows complete wireless activation and synchronization with Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Domino, or Novell Group Wise email, calendar, tasks, notes, and contacts, when used with Black Berry Enterprise Server. Updates to the operating system may be automatically available from wireless carriers that support the Black Berry over the air software loading (OTASL) service.
Third-party developers can write software using the available Black Berry API classes, although applications that make use of certain functionality must be digitally signed.
Most of my contacts are saved in the SIM Phone Book, in this release I can not view the contacts that saved in the SIM. Black Berry OS 18.104.22.1684 just leaked and available for Black Berry Curve 3G 9300, Pearl 3G and Bold 9700. If you feel unhappy with the OS 6.0, you can follow this guide to downgrade. Connect The Blackberry Curve 9300 device using the USB data cable.
If you still want to upgrade to OS 6, there is a good news that Star Hub Ltd. For those of you that want to know the step by step on how to upgrade, here is the guide. This OS version is still an unofficial release so do it at your own risk. Firstly you need to install the Blackberry Desktop Software. Installation of Blackberry OS to the local computer. The Black Berry Desktop Software will detect that there is an update version found in the local computer. Make sure to check the ‘Back up device data’ and fill your email address to get notified a new software update. After several minutes, if there is no problem, the software update is complete.
officially dropped Black Berry OS 22.214.171.1248 for Curve 3G 9300. This guide should work for any upgrade of Blackberry OS to the latest version. Blackberry Desktop Software, can be downloaded at 2. It is highly encouraged that you backup anything before upgrading. This software, if any new software update found, will prompt you that an update is available. Make sure the available new version is correct, Version 126.96.36.1998 (Bundle 1676). Click the ‘Install Update’ button to start updating. Please wait while the Black Berry Software Device Software is updated. You can savely disconnect the device from the PC/Laptop.
Blackberry OS 188.8.131.528, the download links can be found at the end of this guide. Make sure this software is not running before installing the OS 184.108.40.2068. Double click the 9300M_PBr6.0.0_rel1676_PL220.127.116.11_A18.104.22.1688to start the installation. Now your Black Berry Curve 9300 is upgraded to Black Berry OS 22.214.171.1248.