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Leaked: BlackBerry Bold 9900 OS 7.1.0.45 with Wi-Fi Hotspot and NFC

November 26, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

For those of you who have been waiting for RIM to launch OS 7.1 we have some semi-good news, it’s not officially available yet, but it has been leaked online. This is the first leak for OS 7.1 and it seems to be an early build from RIM. This leak (OS 7.1.0.45) for the Bold […]

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RIM confirms Power Issues with BlackBerry 7 Smartphones

November 22, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

For a while now we’ve been hearing of some BlackBerry 7 smartphones just dying. Most of the time the dead devices are after the device has been charging all night. Well a RIM spokesperson has confirm the power issue with this statement: A RIM spokeswoman confirmed that a “limited number of customers have reported an […]

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RIM introduces the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and Curve 9380

November 15, 2011 | By | 9 Comments

Early this morning a press release came out from RIM introducing two new BlackBerry 7 smartphones, the Bold 9790 and Curve 9380. The new Bold 9790 brings the familiar design of the popular Bold 9700 and 9780 smartphones, and updates it with a high-resolution touchscreen, 1GHz processor, and 8GB on on-board memory. While the new Curve 9380 […]

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Meet the BlackBerry London, the first BBX Superphone from RIM…

November 14, 2011 | By | 6 Comments

Could it be? Is this a BlackBerry BBX OS powered superphone? RIM’s new BBX operating system is set to be unveiled sometime next year, with their new Superphones being available publicly mid-2012. The Verge is reporting that this could in fact be the first live shots of a BBX smartphone, which will be powered by a TI OMAP dual-core […]

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BBX Platform Name Leaked in QNX Auto Summit Japan Presentation

October 10, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

We are only about 8 days away from the BlackBerry Developers Conference, and it’s expected that RIM will unwrap their new QNX smartphone platform, which was rumored to be called BBX. Well it seems the BBX name might be a go. During the QNX Auto Summit in Japan, it seems the presentator left BBX, along […]

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eBay v2.0 for Smartphones Now Available in Beta Zone

September 28, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Looks like we forgot to tell you guys about the new eBay v2.0 app which recently entered the BlackBerry Beta Zone. The new eBay app brings some awesome new features like BBM connectivity, an updated UI, and the ability to sell items right from your BlackBerry smartphone. The new eBay v2.0 can be downloaded directly […]

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The BlackBerry 9980 “Knight” – Porsche Inspired BlackBerry 7 Smartphone?

September 11, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Okay so we’ve been very leery to post about this device, until now. At first we thought this device was simply a chinese knockoff, but new details just keep pouring in about this device, including high-resolution photos and a video. So here’s what we know thus far. This BlackBerry is being code-named Knight, its internal model is […]

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Screenshots of PlayBook OS 2.0 Leaked – Email, BBM & more!

August 26, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

There has been rumors of the PlayBook getting a pretty big software update this fall. A chinese site, MAXPDA has posted pictures of what appears to be a BlackBerry PlayBook running Tablet OS 2.0.0.2992. This OS update is said to be the one that we are all waiting for, it will include native apps like […]

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RIM introduces BBM Music – Social Music Sharing via BBM

August 25, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We first saw BBM Music several months ago and then lots of rumors have been floating around ever since. Well BBM Music is finally rolling into the BlackBerry Beta Zone. BBM Music is a cloud based music service which allows you to share up to 50 songs per month and choose from millions of songs […]

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Sprint gearing up BlackBerry Bold 9930 & Torch 9850 Launch for August 21st?

August 11, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

The BlackBerry Bold 9930 and Torch 9850 were announced by Sprint earlier this month, and Sprint said they were coming this fall. Now CrackBerry is reporting that Sprint will be gearing up for an August 21st launch for both devices. Pricing looks to be $249.99 with contract for the Bold 9930 and $149.99 with contract […]

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VEVO for PlayBook Now Available for Free – Brings HD Music Videos and More

August 9, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

The VEVO app for the BlackBerry PlayBook was first announced back at BlackBerry App World. VEVO offers music videos and exclusive interviews from the most popular artists, all in 720p HD. The VEVO app also rocks some other great features like custom VEVO playlists, and includes support for TV-out. You can grab the VEVO app […]

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BlackBerry App World 3.0 Now Available in Beta Zone

August 5, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

This was kind of unexpected this morning. RIM just dropped us an email to let us know that BlackBerry App World 3.0 is now available in the Beta Zone. App World 3.0 brings a smooth new design and a boat load of features: New features include: Sleek New Design – The BlackBerry App World experience […]

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