WebKit-based browser for BlackBerry phones unveiled at MWC 2010

Some of the most successful mobile browsers are based on the open source WebKit project. Default browsers for the iPhone and Google Android are WebKit-based. Now RIM demonstrated a new WebKit-based browser for BlackBerry phones at Mobile World Congress. There's no word on a launch date, or which phones will be compatible with the new […]

Some of the most successful mobile browsers are based on the open source WebKit project. Default browsers for the iPhone and Google Android are WebKit-based. Now RIM demonstrated a new WebKit-based browser for BlackBerry phones at Mobile World Congress. There's no word on a launch date, or which phones will be compatible with the new browser. But one thing is clear: It looks pretty hot. In the video you can see the BlackBerry browser loading some full web pages pretty quickly. Zooming and scrolling also looks very smooth: