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BBM Keeps BlackBerry Shining In Latin America

November 14, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

While studies and sales reflect that the iPhone and the Android devices have passed RIM’s BlackBerry, in other countries it’s another story. With the Playbook and the QNX on the horizon, we’re only seeing the side of the story they want to show you, not the full spectrum. Check it out…

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Ghostly Encounters Of The Avatar Kind For Your BBM

October 9, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

We know you’ve spotted them. Your BBM buddies pictures are blank and when you scroll over them, there’s a hidden picture waiting to be discovered just in time for Halloween. There’s been a few scattered here and there, but there’s a site that has over a hundred of them waiting for you to find and […]

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BlackBerry announces BBM Social Platform

September 27, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

The BlackBerry Developers Conference is just kicking off in San Fransisco. RIM has just taken stage to announce several new things, including a BBM Social Platform. This means BlackBerry Messenger API’s will be opened to third party applications. Check out the full press release below…

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The Basics Of BlackBerry Messenger 5.0.1.38, Including Restoring BBM Contacts

August 13, 2010 | By | 8 Comments

I’m posting this in response to the few questions and comments over the update of the newly released BBM and some users have experienced the loss of their contacts, or appear to have lost their contacts. This is to show you the basics for those of us who are new and those who are new […]

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BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) Updated 5.0.1.38

August 11, 2010 | By | 13 Comments

It’s update time! RIM has just released a BlackBerry Messenger in the wild. The new BBM is not available in app world as of yet, but you can grab it at this link here or by pointing your BlackBerry browser to blackberry.com/messenger. The update doesn’t have any too major in it just simple updates and […]

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Saudis Now Going To Enforce Ban On BlackBerry Messenger

August 3, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

CNN just reported that the Saudi Communications and the Information Technology Commission have asked the mobile communications companies in Saudi Arabia to stop the BlackBerry service commencing August 5th, BBM only to be exact. This will be applied to both businesses and individuals. So why? Keep reading…

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Do You Love Your BBM? Tell RIM How You BBM For A Chance To Win

June 16, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

RIM has a contest called “How Do You BBM?” and there are some great prizes available. You can submit pictures or a two minute length max video and a description of how you BBM for a chance to win. What can you win and how many prizes available? Check it out…

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NHL+BlackBerry+BBM=The BlackBerry All-Access Pre Game Show

April 14, 2010 | By | 9 Comments

I’m not really a sports fan, but I do like hockey. It’s better live and my first hockey game was associated with RIM, so this turn of events is exciting to me. The National Hockey League is launching a new web series which is tied to the playoffs and they have a new sponsor being […]

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LuciD For BlackBerry, A Lucid Solution Is Soon To Be Released

March 23, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

We all know that part of the BlackBerry experience is the BlackBerry Messenger. For me, I only use BBM and Google Talk. But what if there were a messenger that could bridge us all together across our devices? LuciD hopes to do just that, as it’s currently availble for download for iPhone and is in […]

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BlackBerry Super Apps

February 28, 2010 | By | 11 Comments

Mike Lazaridis had a keynote during MWC 2010 and introduced the term of BlackBerry Super Apps. It’s been confusing to some, and there was even a webinar last week on how to make one.  I know many of us have questions and curiousity, after all what makes an app a Super App? Let’s find out…

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The Best Six Tips For BBM That Every BlackBerry Owner Should Know

February 3, 2010 | By | 28 Comments

My friend and BlackBerry guru, Al Sacco of CIO, has written an excellent article about BBM that every BlackBerry owner should read. It’s about getting more use out of it, avoiding the pitfalls, and keeping your device protected. The article goes into the best way to use your BBM while safeguarding yourself. You’re not going […]

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BlackBerry Messenger: The New Vehicle For Hoaxes?

January 12, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

McAffee posted an article about the new BlackBerry Messenger and the newest hoax being broadcasted across your buddy list. I don’t know about you, but I saw the one they’re referring to, though it was only once and I’m quick to correct misinformation, because it can be as harmful as the harm it pretends to […]

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