1. Autosuggestion's Avatar
    Via Salo's blog.

    THE-COOL-GUY-REPORT: What's RIM Cooking These Days?

    It might sound like a joke to many, but RIM's new phone goes by the codename "Mr. T". Yep, you read correctly, Mr. T is the codename for one of their latest phones in development.

    What exactly is a "Mr. T"?

    Mr. T is a QWERTY Keyboard Slider the size of a Storm with a full touchscreen.

    This is not a rumor anymore, RIM is actually working on this phone full force, although its at a very early stage of development.

    Another thing I know about it is that the ON/OFF and SEND/CANCEL buttons are on the screen, although anything can change at this point, except the fact, of course, that we will be getting a Slider from RIM.

    Also, its not like a Sidekick, the keyboard here will come underneath the bottom of the phone, BUT then again, anything can change.

    The question here will be to everyone out there: Will this be a Storm 3 or a completely NEW device?

    What do you think?
    09-26-09 05:31 PM
  2. the one and only M's Avatar
    that was mentioned in the podcast.
    09-26-09 05:38 PM
  3. Autosuggestion's Avatar
    Yes it was, but Sal posted about it.

    Figured it should be thrown up on here.
    09-26-09 07:04 PM
  4. slaming's Avatar
    Damn I hope this isn't released the sliders are just a bit of a gimick I think cause with a touch screen I would always use the touch screen for typing it justdoesnt apeal to me sorry rim but if u ever want anyone to test it u can try and change my mind

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    09-27-09 01:14 AM
  5. Davanw's Avatar
    09-27-09 03:18 PM
  6. Tiassa's Avatar
    If that is the case, then I may have found my next blackberry, by the time it is out (with a little extra for shakedown) I'll be eligible or a new phone.
    09-27-09 03:35 PM
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