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Old 04-12-2012, 10:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Which platform should we develop for?

I'm not even sure that the 4.6 JDE is available any longer.

Using the java platform, your JDE must be <= the target OS level.

My experience says that virtually 100% of new shipments, and probably 70% of all BB phones, can or do run 5.0 or later.

Having said all of that, you understand that the Java platform is end-of-life, and the new QNX phones (OS10) have a completely different OS and dev environment. And just to rub salt in the wound, the new OS10 provides no backward compatibility for BB java apps (although they *do* provide such support for Android java apps).

So, there is no real good answer to your question. Maybe you should just write for Android?
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