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Scott is the founder and editor of Since the launch of BBSync in April 2007, Scott has been providing the latest BlackBerry news and reviews to you. Scott is a pure BlackBerry addict, and loves sharing his addiction with the BBSync readers. You can follow me on twitter @BlackBerrySync and @SmartphoneScott.

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All touch BlackBerry Curve 9380 Heading to Telus

November 4, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Although RIM is yet to announce the all touch BlackBerry Curve 9380, it seems Telus jumped the gun a little early. The un-announced BlackBerry Curve 9380 has appeared in the Telus Holiday Guide as coming soon. The new Curve 9380 is a BlackBerry 7 OS smartphone, which features a 3.2″ high resolution touch screen, and […]

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T-Mobile USA Announces BlackBerry Torch 9810 Launches November 9th

November 2, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Following AT&T’s announcement of the new BlackBerry 7 smartphones, T-Mobile USA has announced the launch of the BlackBerry 9810. The new Torch 9810 with BlackBerry 7 OS will be available from T-Mobile starting November 9th for $249.99 with two year term (after mail-in rebates). T-Mobile Announces Upcoming Availability of the BlackBerry Torch 9810 T-Mobile USA […]

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RIM launches BBM Music to the public! Available today in App World

November 2, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM has just announced BBM Music is officially out of beta, and will be available for public download later today. BBM will be available from BlackBerry App World with a free trial, and then $4.99/month. At launch BBM Music will only be available for residents in Canada and the United States. Download  BBM Music from […]

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AT&T Announces Bold 9900, Torch 9860, and Curve 9360 – All Launching in November

November 2, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

It’s finally happened! AT&T has announced the three new BlackBerry 7 smartphones, including the Bold 9900, Torch 9860, Torch 9810 and Curve 9360. We are happy to report that the Bold 9900 and Torch 9860 will be launching on November 6th, followed by the Curve 9360 later in the month. Here’s a quick excerpt about availability […]

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RIM introduces Porsche Design P’9981 Smartphone from BlackBerry

October 28, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

If there was ever one BlackBerry smartphone that we never would haven’t expected to become a production model, it was the Porsche designed BlackBerry. But I guess we were wrong, RIM has just introduced the new BlackBerry P’9981 smartphone, which is designed by Porsche. The BlackBerry P’9981 will be available in Porsche Design stores by […]

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BlackBerry Bold 9900 and BlackBerry Curve 9360 Receive MasterCard PayPass Certification

October 26, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

BlackBerry Bold 9900 and BlackBerry Curve 9360 Are World’s First SIM-Based Smartphones to Receive MasterCard PayPass Handset Certification – Carriers globally will now have access to the first NFC smartphones certified as MasterCard PayPass(TM) approved devices – France Telecom – Orange amongst first to benefit from MasterCard certification awarded to RIM Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 Delayed Until February 2012 with No Native BBM Support

October 26, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

If you’ve been waiting for RIM to launch the new PlayBook OS 2.0, guess what? You will have to wait another few months. RIM has just posted on their official blog to let you know thst OS 2.0 with the native apps for email, contacts, etc. Will not be available until Feburary 2012. Why you […]

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Vodafone shows White BlackBerry Bold 9900 in Video

October 24, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

The white colored BlackBerry Bold 9900 has not been officially announced by RIM as of yet. That hasn’t stopped Vodafone UK from showing it off on video. If you remember Vodafone also showed off the first Bold 9900 before it was publicly available back in June. Vodafone hasn’t announced when it will be available for purchase, but […]

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AT&T tweets the BlackBerry Bold 9900 is Coming Soon

October 24, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

I can’t believe that AT&T still hasn’t launched the BlackBerry Bold 9900. To be honest I keep forgetting it hasn’t been launched in the United States, because its been available in Canada since August. Any way it seems AT&T hasn’t forgot about all your loyal AT&T owners, who haven’t crossed over to Verizon for the […]

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Porsche Designed BlackBerry 9980 (Knight) Being Introduced October 27th

October 22, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The BlackBerry 9980 (aka Knight) is one of the curious BlackBerry smartphones at the year. While many thought the device was a fake, it seems that it is real and it is coming very soon. The BlackBerry Knight is a collaboration with design inputs taken from Porsche. The BlackBerry 9980 is expected to be unveiled […]

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Twitter for BlackBerry v2.1 Now Available in Beta Zone

October 19, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Until now we’ve only heard rumors about the new Twitter for BlackBerry v2.1. RIM just let us know that this new version is now available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Twitter for BlackBerry v2.1 brings support for multiple accounts and greater profile features. Below is the update details: – Additional Profile Functions – The ‘My […]

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BBX OS Officially Announced – One Powerful OS for Smartphones, Tablets, and Embedded Devices

October 18, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

The BlackBerry Developers Conference (DevCon) kicked off this morning with RIM’s official announcement of BBX, the next-generation operating system from Research In Motion. BBX combines the best of BlackBerry and QNX and will bring this OS to BlackBerry smartphones, tablets, and embedded devices. Along side with the BBX announcement, RIM announced that the PlayBook OS […]

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