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OS Alert: BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS Leaked!

March 10, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

Wow two new Bold 9700 OS leaks within a week of each other. Last week it was OS, and this time its OS, which has not been officially released to the public, until (getting leaked) now. This version is rumored to hit “Gold Candidate” status meaning it could launch of different carriers around […]

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BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS Leaked Online!

March 5, 2010 | By | 7 Comments

It’s been a long time since we saw a leaked OS for the BlackBerry Bold 9700. This morning CrackBerry posted up a new leaked version ( for the Bold 9700. As with all leaked operating systems, we do recommend doing a full backup of your device before installing the OS. We can not guarantee how […]

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Higher Quality Images of BlackBerry Slider! Possibly Bold 9700a? What do you think?

March 3, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

So yesterday we got a chance to see the first leaked images of the BlackBerry Slider, and now BBLeaks has posted up some higher quality shots of the device. There is still a lot of mystery hiding behind this device, but some believe its going to be part of the Bold series, possibly even modeled […]

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Does RIM plan to rename BlackBerry Tour2 9650 (Essex) to Bold 9650?

February 24, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

I know many people out there have been dying to get their hands-on the next generation version of the BlackBerry Tour 9630. Since we first saw this device leak (months ago) it has gone through several name changes (internally). At one point it was thought that the next-gen Tour 9630 (aka Essex) would be simply […]

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IDC announces Top 10 Smartphones in Q4 for USA – BlackBerry Takes 5/10 spots!

February 9, 2010 | By | 9 Comments

The IDC has announced their list of top 10 selling smartphones for Q4 2009. Guess what is number one? BlackBerry, of course. RIM took 5 of the 10 available spots in top selling smartphones to include BlackBerry Curve, Pearl, Bold, Storm, and Tour. I’ve been getting these reports for a while now, and I seem […]

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Review: OtterBox Impact and Commuter Series for BlackBerry Bold 9700

February 2, 2010 | By | 7 Comments

The day I received my Bold 9700 I knew it needed protection. It was so shiny and had that beautiful chrome bar at the top of the phone. I knew the first time I drop it, I would be crushed. About a week after getting my Bold I received both the Commuter and Impact series […]

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Virgin Mobile Canada launches HSPA+ network and BlackBerry Bold 9700!

January 29, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

Its no secret that it was on the way, but today Virgin Mobile Canada officially went live with their HSPA+ network, thanks to Bell. With the launch of their new network comes several HSPA+ devices, including the BlackBerry Bold 9700 and iPhone. Virgin currently has the BlackBerry Bold 9700 listed at $149.99 with three year […]

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Touchscreen BlackBerry Magnum Prototype Gets Put on Video

January 28, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

[youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FaXxTVam-wQ] Remember the pictures that showed up last week of the un-released, now scrapped BlackBerry Magnum? It’s the touchscreen QWERTY hybrid smartphone, that was actually scrapped by RIM.Here’s a quick video of the device proving that it’s actually real, however there is no OS loaded on the device so its pretty much just a paper […]

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Bell drops BlackBerry Bold 9700 to $149.95 with Contract

January 25, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Both Bell and TELUS have been working on clearing out some of their older CDMA BlackBerry smartphones, however over the weekend Bell decided to drop the price of the popular BlackBerry Bold 9700, which runs on their new HSPA+ network. The Bold 9700 received a $50 price drop over the weekend, bringing it to a […]

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Bell releases OS for BlackBerry Bold 9000

January 5, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Looks like things just got “better” as Bell decided to be on the ball, and release the first official OS 5.0 for the BlackBerry Bold 9000. Starting today any Bold 9000 users (on Bell or not) can download OS from Bell. Just remember if you don’t have a Bell version of the Bold 9000 […]

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Case-Mate extends BlacKBerry Bold 9700 Case Lineup!

December 29, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Case-Mate has just added several new cases to their BlackBerry Bold 9700 accessory lineup. Recently they introduced the Signature Leather Case, Carbon Fiber Leather Case, as well the Hybrid Tough Case, and the Horizontal Hipster. These new cases join Case-Mate’s already impressive lineup of Barely There cases, Smooth Cases, and Clear Amour. Each of these […]

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Wind Mobile launches in Canada! Brings Bold 9700, and first Prepaid BlackBerry Options

December 16, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Today was a pretty huge day for the Canadian mobile phone industry. The first real competition, Wind Mobile has launched in Toronto and Calgary. Today Wind introduced the BlackBerry Bold 9700 smartphone for both post-paid and prepaid customers. The Bold can be purchased contract free for $450 CAD, for either post-paid or prepaid service. Wind […]

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