Jim Kavelman, the unsung hero of yesterday’s webcast (who can really compete with Balsillie?), had a lot but also so little to say about RIM’s upcoming plans. I know specifics can never really be fully revealed, but his slight vagueness leaves a chalky taste in my mouth.
“We have a very aggresive road map on our hardware for EDGE, CDMA and EVDO – a very exciting roadmap. We also are addressing different form factors.
The Pearl seems to be extraordinarily well-received. The part that is really exciting, one of the CEOs of major carrier in Europe said that less than 1% of carriers sell a data platform to more ‘personal’ users. There’s the missing link – you want media but you want them in a connected structure.”
Credit again goes to BBHub.