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              Mike Lazaridis, co-CEO of Research in Motion gestures at the end of his keynote address to the BlackBerry DevCon Americas conference in San Francisco, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011. The co-CEO of BlackBerry maker Research in Motion made only a brief reference to last week  Mike Lazaridis, co-CEO of Research in Motion gestures at the end of his keynote address to the BlackBerry DevCon Americas conference in San Francisco, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011. The co-CEO of BlackBerry maker Research in Motion made only a brief reference to last week's outages as he opened a conference for software programmers in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)   

RIM Is Facing Legal Action Just 3 Days After Announcing BBX (RIMM)

It’s only been 3 days since RIM announced the new BBX platform for its mobile devices and there’s already trouble.

Basis International, an Albuquerque software company, is claiming conflict on its trademarked BBx computer language that works across platforms, reports ComputerWorld.

Basis is threatening legal action. It has indicated that RIM’s new platform is causing confusion for its BBx users and that the name could even harm its reputation for enabling cross-platform development.

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