Archive for December, 2011

Twitter for BlackBerry v2.1 Officially Available in App World

Twitter for BlackBerry v2.1 Officially Available in App World

December 7, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM just let us know that Twitter for BlackBerry v2.1 has officially left the private beta and is now available in BlackBerry App World. This updated version of Twitter brings multi-account support along with enhanced BBM support. BlackBerry users should start seeing the update roll into App World within the next few hours. You can […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Updated to v1.0.8.6067 – Patches DingleBerry Jailbreak

BlackBerry PlayBook OS Updated to v1.0.8.6067 – Patches DingleBerry Jailbreak

December 6, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

It certainly didn’t take long for RIM to patch the DingleBerry jailbreak. RIM has launched the PlayBook OS update v1.0.8.6067 which is only 5MB in size. The update just fixes a minor Daylight savings time bug and patches the DingleBerry jailbreak. The OS update is free of charge and can be downloaded over-the-air by going into the settings […]

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RIM Releases BlackBerry Mobile Conferencing 2.0

RIM Releases BlackBerry Mobile Conferencing 2.0

December 6, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Free application, popular with business users, dials conference call numbers and passwords automatically Research In Motion (RIM) today makes it even easier for customers to manage conference calls on their BlackBerry® smartphone with the release of BlackBerry® Mobile Conferencing version 2.0. This innovative and popular free app includes a number of enhancements, such as the […]

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Pics of the Native Email and Social Apps for the PlayBook

Pics of the Native Email and Social Apps for the PlayBook

December 6, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Right before the weekend, Kevin from CrackBerry posted up some fun pictures of the native email and social networking apps for the BlackBerry PlayBook. The native apps are expected to make landfall in February. It’s no surprise that OS 2.0 brings a full email client, along with social networking integration (like Facebook, Twitter, and Linked In). Enjoy another […]

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RIM Announces Third Quarter Provision Related To PlayBook Inventory and Confirms Commitment to Tablet Market; Provides Update to Q3 and Fiscal 2012 Guidance

RIM Announces Third Quarter Provision Related To PlayBook Inventory and Confirms Commitment to Tablet Market; Provides Update to Q3 and Fiscal 2012 Guidance

December 3, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Research In Motion Announces Third Quarter Provision Related To PlayBook Inventory and Confirms Commitment to Tablet Market; Provides Update to Q3 and Fiscal 2012 Guidance Research In Motion Limited (RIM), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today announced that it would record a pre-tax provision in the third quarter of fiscal 2012 of […]

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Christmas Cheer From BlackBerry: Wallpaper, Avatar Builder Editions and Ugly Sweaters!

Christmas Cheer From BlackBerry: Wallpaper, Avatar Builder Editions and Ugly Sweaters!

December 2, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Yesterday BlackBerry sent an email out with the announcement of the holiday wallpapers, along with the fact the Avatar Builder Girls and Guys Editions were updated to v1.5 which is now compatible with OS 7 and even has an Ugly Sweater Extension Pack available for the Avatar Editions. Here’s the scoop…

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More Specifics For BBX, 4G PlayBook and Native PIM Apps

More Specifics For BBX, 4G PlayBook and Native PIM Apps

December 1, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

It just keeps getting better all the time. Kevin from  BBCool was able to uncover more of the specifics we’ve been waiting for from the BlackBerry Innovation event Q & A RIM had following the event that was held recently. Ronen from BerryReview did a great job of condensing the details to the main points. We’ll share […]

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4G BlackBerry PlayBook on track for 2012, More details on Native Apps for PlayBook Confirmed

4G BlackBerry PlayBook on track for 2012, More details on Native Apps for PlayBook Confirmed

December 1, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Since RIM announced the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update, there has been a lot of un-answered questions. Our friends at BBCool had some time to sit down with RIM to discuss the PlayBook’s upcoming native apps and even the long awaited 4G PlayBook models. Below is some of the popular Q&A’s about the PlayBook, including […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 Screenshots Show BBM, Video Store, and What Else?

BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 Screenshots Show BBM, Video Store, and What Else?

December 1, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

We all know the upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 software update will bring much needed native apps like email, address book, and calendar. The folks at BB.in spotted a couple really interesting things during the BlackBerry Mobile Fusion webcast. If you look really closely at the Tablet OS 2.0 demo, you will notice a native BBM client […]

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Will the first BBX Phone be called the BlackBerry Surfboard? We hope not.

Will the first BBX Phone be called the BlackBerry Surfboard? We hope not.

December 1, 2011 | By | 10 Comments

Remember that device we talked about a couple weeks ago called BlackBerry London? Well new rumors floating around the internet say that RIM might be looking to brand their first BBX superphone “Surfboard”. Of course these are just rumors, and we will have to take them with a huge grain of salt, until the official […]

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