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RIM Snaps Up Web Browser Company

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Aug 24, 2009, 10:08 AM   by Rich Brome   @rbrome
updated Aug 24, 2009, 10:10 AM

Mobile web browser maker Torch Mobile today announced that it has been acquired by Research In Motion (RIM). Torch created a WebKit-based browser called Iris, which it will now bring to the BlackBerry platform.

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Aug 24, 2009, 12:23 PM


sounds cool. wish it had more detail.
RIMs standard browser isn't the greatest one in the world. I am glad they appear to be doing something about it Very Happy
Other browsers such as the WebOS and Android browsers use Webkit from Iris. ... »
I had this browser for windows mobile, opera is much better RIM must want some of the tech from this company
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