[IMGCAP(1)]For those who missed it, Research in Motion (soon to be known as simply BlackBerry) on January 30, unveiled their hoped for savior - the BlackBerry 10 - at a press event in New York City.  For many the BlackBerry was their first, second and sometimes third smartphone, but somewhere along the line the BlackBerry lost its cool factor. 

I know for me the coolness wore off right about the time the iPhone was released in June 2007 and for the first time ever Web browsing from a mobile device was on par with the desktop experience. RIM took years to reach the realization that they needed to radically re-design their operating system for the reality of the modern smartphone experience.

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