History of QNX and its Implementation in BlackBerry 10
News & Rumors | 179 Comments History of QNX and its Implementation in BlackBerry 10 When BlackBerry 10 launches this week, it will mark a major transition in the underlying operating system that powers BlackBerry. From the moment that BlackBerry 10 hits the market, the operating system that powers devices will now be the QNX Neutrino Real Time Operating System (RTOS)....

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Apr 12, 2016 Servomex selects QNX to power its next generation of safety-critical gas analyzers
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QNX has scored another win with the announcement that Servomex Group, a world leader in gas analysis technology, has chosen the QNX Neutrino Realtime OS to power its next generation of gas analyzers, which needed a high-performance OS, flexibility to support an array of market-specific applications and the reliability to be deployed in safety-critical environments. Continue Reading →
Feb 24, 2016 QNX OS for Safety wins award for best software product at Embedded World
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While Mobile World Congress is going on in Barcelona this week, Embedded World 2016 is also taking place in Nuremberg where BlackBerry subsidiary QNX has won the best product in the software category award for its QNX OS for Safety, an operating system designed for safety-critical applications in the automotive, rail transportation, healthcare, and industrial automation markets. Continue Reading →
Feb 23, 2016 Swarco Traffic Systems has chosen QNX for its ACTROS traffic light controllers
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QNX has now announced Swarco Traffic Systems, one of the leading suppliers of intelligent traffic systems in Germany, has chosen the QNX Neutrino Realtime OS for its ACTROS family of traffic light controllers. Continue Reading →
Feb 01, 2016 QNX takes home Tech CARS award while earning finalist position at Glomo awards
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BlackBerry subsidiary QNX are no strangers to winning industry awards and now that we're well into 2016 already, they've got a new year to collect some more. First up, *Auto Connected Car News* has calculated the votes for their Tech CARS Awards and in the category of Best Backhaul Software or Development Platform for Automakers, QNX has been named the winner by capturing the vast majority of the votes. Continue Reading →
Jan 10, 2016 Inside the QNX Toyota Highlander at CES 2016
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This year at CES, [QNX](/qnx) took the covers off their latest technology concept vehicle, based on a Toyota Highlander, and it's packed will all the latest innovations from the company. We sent Kevin behind the drivers seat to get a closer look at some of the demos. Continue Reading →
Jan 06, 2016 John Chen discusses BlackBerry's CES 2016 announcements, security and the smartphone market
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Following BlackBerry's CES 2016 presentation, BlackBerry CEO John Chen sat down with CNBC's Jon Fortt to discuss some of the announcements such as [QNX's Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)](/qnx-showcases-building-blocks-automated-driving-ces-2016), the [new Acoustics Management Platform (AMP)](/qnx-announces-acoustics-management-platform-car-audio) as well as [the collaboration between Ford and QNX](/qnx-collaborating-ford-make-industry-standard-integrating-smartphone-apps-cars). Continue Reading →
Jan 04, 2016 QNX and Ford collaborate to create a better way to integrate phone apps in cars
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A new collaboration between Ford and QNX hopes to create an industry standard for integrating smartphone apps into cars. The two companies will work together to help drivers stay connected while keeping their eyes on the road. Continue Reading →
Dec 11, 2015 QNX and AdasWorks team up to collaborate on Automated Driving Technology
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Although it may seem as though things have been quiet on the QNX side of things for BlackBerry, it's really just the opposite. Their latest news comes by way of the announcement that QNX and [AdasWorks](https://adasworks.com/), who builds artificial intelligence-based software for automated driving, have forged a technology partnership focused on advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous vehicles. Continue Reading →
Sep 08, 2015 Dan Dodge steps down as CEO of BlackBerry's QNX Software Systems
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Dan Dodge

According to a new report from the Globe and Mail which has been confirmed by BlackBerry, Dan Dodge, co-founder and CEO of QNX Software Systems has resigned from the BlackBerry subsidiary, and will retire at the end of the year.

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Aug 10, 2015 Jeep Cherokee hack is not a vulnerability of QNX technology
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Jeep Cherokee hack is not a vulnerability of QNX technology

When the news of hackers being able to remotely kill a Jeep Cherokee while it was driving down the road came to light by the folks at WIRED, it was some pretty scary information. Imagine driving down the road and losing all access to dashboard functions, steering, transmission, and brakes. Once the news was out, understandably, there was plenty of discussion in the CrackBerry Forums surrounding the hack and how it could possibly be related to QNX, despite there being not even a single mention of QNX in WIRED's original article and most of it related to Uconnect, the infotainment system Fiat Chrysler cars, SUVs, and trucks.

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Jun 03, 2015 Intel and QNX team up to build a 'car of the future'
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QNX and Intel partner to build car of the future

The TU-Automotive show seems to be a busy one for the BlackBerry team, as QNX and Intel have announced a new partnership in which they hope to build a "car of the future." Under this new partnership, Intel will work with QNX to accelerate development of technology used in infotainment systems, digital instrument clusters, and advanced driver assistance systems.

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Jun 02, 2015 QNX-powered Ford Sync 3 infotainment system launching on 2016 Escape and Fiesta
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QNX-powered Ford Sync 3 infotainment system launching on 2016 Escape and Fiesta

Ford unveiled its brand-new QNX powered Sync 3 infotainment system late last year and while it has been a bit of a wait, they've now announced the first batch of vehicles to come loaded with the new technology. Arriving this summer on the 2016 Ford Escape and Fiesta, Sync 3 has been designed to work along the same lines as your phone or tablet, with plenty of big icons and swipe navigation.

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May 21, 2015 QNX Technology powers automated fare collection system from MSI Global
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QNX Technology powers automated fare collection system from MSI Global

We've already had some news from Asia in the past 24 hours with the BlackBerry Leap now being available to buy in Malaysia, but it's time for another announcement - this time regarding QNX.

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Apr 06, 2015 Watch the replay of the QNX Wireless Framework webinar
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Watch the replay of the QNX Wireless Framework webinar

On March 26th, QNX hosted a webinar for software developers, software engineering managers, and others involved in building connected embedded systems to outline how the QNX Wireless Framework can be used for rapid cellular and Wi-Fi integration and faster time to market for embedded system applications but if missed out on tuning into the hour-long webinar, you can now catch the replay.

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Mar 25, 2015 QNX hosting webinar on applying smartphone wireless technology to connected embedded systems
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QNX hosting webinar on applying smartphone wireless technology to connected embedded systems

QNX recently unveiled their QNX Wireless Framework, which enables rapid cellular and Wi-Fi integration and faster time to market for embedded system applications by allowing embedded systems developers to make cellular and Wi-Fi hardware changes without having to rewrite software or how apps run. On March 26th, they'll be hosting a webinar for software developers, software engineering managers, and others involved in building connected embedded systems to outline how that framework can be used.

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Mar 06, 2015 QNX-equipped Solar Impulse 2 readies for round-the-world solar-powered flight
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QNX-equipped Solar Impulse 2 readies for round-the-world flight

On Monday, March 9th, the Solar Impulse 2, a one-of-a-kind airplane that runs exclusively on solar power, will take off from Abu Dhabi and set course for a round-the-world flight. This isn't just any regular flight. It is the first attempt to fly around the world using only the power of the sun through the Solar Impulse 2's 17,248 solar panels covering a 72-metre wingspan. The solar panels will recharge lithium batteries that also allow the plane to fly at night.

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Feb 24, 2015 QNX Wireless Framework brings smartphone-caliber connectivity to Embedded Systems
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QNX Wireless Framework brings smartphone-caliber connectivity to Embedded Systems

This week, at Embedded World 2015, QNX Software Systems will showcase its latest product developments for embedded developers but they've already got the news rolling. Following up on their QNX Hypervisor announcement, they've now announced the QNX Wireless Framework, which enables rapid cellular and Wi-Fi integration and faster time to market for embedded system applications.

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Feb 18, 2015 QNX Hypervisor allows critical & non-critical apps to run on a single, consolidated system
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QNX Hypervisor

Ahead of Embedded World 2015, QNX has just unveiled the QNX Hypervisor 1.0, a realtime Type 1 hypervisor for medical devices, industrial automation systems, and automotive applications such as car infotainment systems, advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), and digital instrument clusters.

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Feb 10, 2015 QNX to showcase products at Embedded World 2015
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QNX to showcase products at Embedded World 2015

Embedded World 2015 takes place in Nuremberg, Germany on February 24 - 26th and QNX will be there to showcase their technology through customer products for medical, automotive, the home and more. The list below highlights what all will be featured at the event, but keen eyes will notice the fact QNX plans to showcase a brand new QNX product in an automotive demo with Texas Instruments.

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Jan 07, 2015 In the drivers seat with the QNX Maserati Quattroporte at #CES2015
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QNX Maserati

During CES 2015, we once again got a chance to check out the latest concept car from QNX. The year the team outfitted a killer Maserati Quattroporte with a slew of connected tech — from the side mirror screens down to the expansive dash cluster. As in previous years, the car has been stripped of many stock parts, and they've been swapped out for various touch screen panels that show off gauges, views of the outdoor cameras, and controls for all the vehicles main functions.

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The QNX in cars theme is ok, but I would love to read more stories about QNX in other situations like power plants and space shuttles. I feel like I have a good sense of the car story.

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