6. Text, Er, BBM Me?
I would say right now BBM is still number one (in the messaging space) just by virtue of being around longest. The question now is what is RIM going to do with this? Can they maintain this as a defensible position, especially when others catch on?
— Gartner analyst Michael Gartenberg on the future of RIM
Source: The Wall Street Journal
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