Small Business Dictionary

BlackBerry Operating System (OS)

BlackBerry Operating System (OS) is the proprietary mobile operating system developed in 1994 by Research in Motion of Canada for use in BlackBerry smartphone handheld devices, and now on the BlackBerry Playbook. The BlackBerry OS runs software for multitasking, powers millions of smartphones worldwide, and provides mobile applications, mobile commerce, email, Instant Messaging, the Internet, and more.