RIM's BlackBerry Bold, Storm Aren't Fighting iPhone--Yet

Sadighi, Lalee
September 2008
Red Herring;9/15/2008, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that a document leakage confirmed the launch of a touch screen smartphone by Canadian firm Research In Motion. Called Storm will work with both code division multiple access (CDMA) and Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) to support international roaming and feature a touch screen that imitates the tactile feel of a keyboard. Other features of the phone include a 3.2 megapixel camera, a high resolution screen, third-generation (3G) capacity and visual voice mail provided by Verizon.


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