BlackBerry 6.1 platform announced at DevCon Asia, Bali!
RIM announced new BlackBerry 6.1 Application Platform for BlackBerry Smartphones on the BlackBerry Developer Conference Asia in Bali, Indonesia, today. According to Tyler Lessard, VP of Global Alliances and Developer Relations for RIM, the new tools/APIs include digital compass APIs, Open GL-ES 2.0, Window API and event-based geo-fencing location APIs.
Designed for BlackBerry developers or partners in Asia, the BlackBerry Devcon Asia is now the largest all-development conference outside of North America.
RIM played this BlackBerry in Indonesia video during the opening of the conference. Check-out: