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BlackBerry Touch 9850 & Bold Touch 9900 on Telus Spotted

BlackBerry Touch 9850 & Bold Touch 9900 on Telus Spotted

June 29, 2011 | By | 10 Comments

Somebody is going to get fired over this one. @eatcalifornia just posted up a picture of two upcoming BlackBerry smartphones, including a un-announced BlackBerry Touch 9850 with Telus branded (note the background). Sadly not much detail was given about the devices, but we expect to see both of these devices later this summer. I can’t […]

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BlackBerry News App for PlayBook – Now Available in App World

BlackBerry News App for PlayBook – Now Available in App World

June 9, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

The BlackBerry News app is the what became of RIM’s purchase of Viigo on BlackBerry smartphones. Now today RIM has launched the BlackBerry News App for the BlackBerry PlayBook. This app allows you to quickly subscribe to RSS feeds, by quickly search from them using the library, keywords, or URL. Sadly RIM still hasn’t added […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update (v1.0.5.2304) Now Available

BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update (v1.0.5.2304) Now Available

June 7, 2011 | By | 5 Comments

Since the BlackBerry World Conference in May everyone have been (patiently) waiting for a software update for the PlayBook OS. Well RIM let us know very early this morning that an update is available. The latest version (1.0.5.2304) brings an updated version of Facebook for PlayBook, which is actually pre-loaded, as well support for In-App […]

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Blaq for BlackBerry PlayBook Now Available in App World!

Blaq for BlackBerry PlayBook Now Available in App World!

May 31, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Since the PlayBook launched in April, we haven’t understood why an official Twitter client didn’t follow. Even third-party options have been pretty quiet, until now. A new Twitter client for the BlackBerry PlayBook has emerged, and you might recognize the name. Blaq is back with the launch of Blaq for PlayBook. Blaq is a venture […]

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Unreleased BlackBerry Curve “Apollo” High-Res Pictures and Video

Unreleased BlackBerry Curve “Apollo” High-Res Pictures and Video

May 30, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

The BlackBerry Curve has always been a popular smartphone for RIM. Later this year, RIM is expected to unveil the next generation of the BlackBerry Curve smartphone, which is currently code-named “Apollo”. This entry level BlackBerry will be about 11mm thin, and will pack a 800Mhz Marvell Tavor CPU MG-1 processor, and feature a slightly […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook coming to the UK on June 16th

BlackBerry PlayBook coming to the UK on June 16th

May 19, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

It’s about time! Many of our readers in the UK have been dying to get their hands on the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. Well the good news is the PlayBook is expected to land in the UK on mid-June. Engadget has posted a press release that claims UK retailer, Phones 4u plans to launch the highly […]

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RIM confirms Angry Birds for BlackBerry PlayBook! [#bbwc]

RIM confirms Angry Birds for BlackBerry PlayBook! [#bbwc]

May 3, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Since the PlayBook was announced we’ve been dying to get Angry Birds on it. Well it seems like our prayers have finally been answered. Today at BlackBerry World 2011, RIM co-CEO Mike Lazaridis confirmed that Angry Birds for BlackBerry PlayBook is coming soon. However he didn’t have anything to say about it coming to the […]

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Facebook for BlackBerry PlayBook: Now Available for Download!

Facebook for BlackBerry PlayBook: Now Available for Download!

May 2, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

Earlier today we heard Facebook for the BlackBerry PlayBook would be available later this month. Well RIM is just full of surprises! It’s now available for download in BlackBerry App World. The Facebook for PlayBook includes popular features like Facebook Chat, News Feed, Photo uploading, Facebook messages, and more! You can grab Facebook for Playbook […]

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BlackBerry Tablet OS v1.0.3 Rolling Out By Tomorrow – Brings Video Chat, BBM and More!

BlackBerry Tablet OS v1.0.3 Rolling Out By Tomorrow – Brings Video Chat, BBM and More!

May 2, 2011 | By | 9 Comments

So far BlackBerry World 2011 has been packed full of news. The latest news from RIM is that PlayBook owners will be receiving a pretty big update for their tablet. The BlackBerry Tablet OS will update to version 1.0.3 and will bring BlackBerry PlayBook Video Chat, BBM via Bridge, Bookmark options, and Documents to Go […]

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High Resolution Images of BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900/9930

High Resolution Images of BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900/9930

May 2, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Earlier this morning RIM announced the latest to their BlackBerry Bold portfolio, the new Bold Touch 9900 series. I’ve been waiting for RIM to upload the press images to their website, and they’re finally available. As you can see from the high resolution shots it’s beautiful! The Bold Touch 9900/9930 measures in at 10.5mm thin, […]

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Introducing the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900/9930 Smartphones [#bbwc]

Introducing the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900/9930 Smartphones [#bbwc]

May 2, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

It’s time to kick off the BlackBerry World 2011 Conference. RIM just sent out a ton of press releases this morning, announcing several new features for the BlackBerry PlayBook, and now the Bold Touch smartphone. RIM has announced the Bold Touch 9900 and 9930 smartphones. The Bold Touch 9900 is the 4G/GSM/HSPA model, and the […]

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BlackBerry Bold Touch Shows Up on BlackBerry.com, then disappears

BlackBerry Bold Touch Shows Up on BlackBerry.com, then disappears

April 29, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry World Conference 2011 is set to kick off on May 3rd, and with the conference comes the latest BlackBerry smartphone, the BlackBerry Bold Touch. While RIM has not officially confirmed this device just yet, it did manage to accidentally show up on BlackBerry.com earlier today. Of course this image has now been removed […]

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