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Rumor: Neil Sainsbury, Former BBSmart Founder, Promoted to Developer Relations


After the resignation of Mike Kirkup late last week, rumor has it that RIM will replace him with Neil Sainsbury. Neil’s former role at RIM was a Senior Application Development Consultant, where is job involved managing the technical relationship with game development and multimedia software companies, among other duties. He’s also the founder of BBSmart, makers of some very popular BlackBerry apps. It’s a logical promotion and it should be interesting to see what impact he has on the company. Click through for more details.
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BlackBerry Cool Podcast: Episode 21


BBCoolFor the week of March 10th. we’ve got Neil Sainsbury, developer of BBSmart and fellow blogger, to chat about the iPhone SDK and how it shapes up against RIM’s. Alvoro Pombo from TrueContext comes on our Exhibitor Spotlight to talk about ProntoForms, yet aanother option for mobilizing forms. As always, we cover the week’s news, including some official comments on the recent blackouts, reassurances from Indian government about BlackBerry bans, rumours about the BlackBerry 8820 on T-Mobile, and more. Take a listen, or get fed, or do your iTunes thing.