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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update to v1.0.7.2942 Now With Differential Updates!

BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update to v1.0.7.2942 Now With Differential Updates!

August 24, 2011 | By | 5 Comments

The PlayBook OS updated this morning, that was even sooner than I had anticipated to see it. You must have v1.0.7.2670 installed to be able to install the latest update. Inside BlackBerry has the changelog and details on what we can expect from this latest update for our BlackBerry PlayBooks.

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Updating Your OS: OTA VS Online

Updating Your OS: OTA VS Online

January 27, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

You know you have an update for your OS. How should you update? Which way is best? While personal preference will play the most part, I’m going to go a few of the advantages and disadvantages you have before you. Besides the obvious, there’s some things to consider. I personally choose to upgrade via the […]

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RIM prepping a new OS for Tablets and Smartphones? Tablet next week?

RIM prepping a new OS for Tablets and Smartphones? Tablet next week?

September 21, 2010 | By | 8 Comments

There’s an interesting rumor floating around the internet that RIM is getting ready to launch their tablet, possibly as early as next week at their Developer Conference in San Fransisco. Apparently the BlackBerry Tablet which could be called BlackPad or SurfBook, will operate on an operating system developed by QNX, which RIM acquired last year. […]

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RIM Posts the Instructions For The Dreaded White-Screened 507 Error

RIM Posts the Instructions For The Dreaded White-Screened 507 Error

August 25, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

We’ve all seen it at least once in our lifetimes (I’ve seen it often). You get your apps, you download a new one and for whatever reason, even if you’re updating, you find yourself face to face with a white screen and the wonderful 507 error message. Don’t worry, the solution is being provided by […]

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How To Update Your BlackBerry Device Operating System

How To Update Your BlackBerry Device Operating System

May 29, 2010 | By | 13 Comments

We all know that BlackBerry smartphones are the best mobile known to (wo)man.  That’s not even a matter of opinion, it’s fact.  Unfortunately, that doesn’t guarantee perfection.  Sometimes we’re happy with how our operating system works and that’s great, but when there are features missing or running slower than they should, new operating system versions […]

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Leaked OS: BlackBerry Storm2 9520 OS 5.0.0.612

Leaked OS: BlackBerry Storm2 9520 OS 5.0.0.612

April 12, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

For all you Storm2 owners out there, here is the latest leaked OS for the 9520, courtesy of BBLeaks. This is not a DRM version, so it will not work on the 9550. If you decide to install, let us know in the comments any feedback you have! Download OS 5.0.0.612 For The BlackBerry Storm […]

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BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.536 Leaked Online!

BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.536 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 (5.0.0.536) 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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Sprint officially releases OS 5.0.0.484 for BlackBerry Tour 9630

Sprint officially releases OS 5.0.0.484 for BlackBerry Tour 9630

February 12, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

According to CrackBerry, Sprint has just released OS 5.0.0.484 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. The download is not available from their download page yet, however if you connect your device to BlackBerry Desktop Manager it will show up there. What’s even more impressive is that Sprint has released OS 5.0 for the Tour 9630 before […]

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BlackBerry OS gets ported to Nokia 5700…

BlackBerry OS gets ported to Nokia 5700…

February 5, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

I’m honestly not sure how this was done, but someone has figured out how to port BlackBerry OS onto a Nokia 5700 mobile phone. By the looks of the pictures the Nokia 5700 is running Pearl Flip 8220 software (OS 4.6.0.305) and has full access to all menus and applications. It hasn’t been confirmed if […]

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BlackBerry OS 5.2 to launch later this year, followed by OS 6.0 next year

BlackBerry OS 5.2 to launch later this year, followed by OS 6.0 next year

February 2, 2010 | By | 7 Comments

With the launch of Android, WebOS, and of course the iPhone, the current BlackBerry OS is starting to feel a little obsolete.  It’s only a matter of time before RIM’s starts working on a refresh, and with any luck at all OS 6.0 will bring that. Boy Genius is reporting about a tip he received […]

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Official OS 5.0 Releases for BlackBerry Tour 9630 & Storm 9530

Official OS 5.0 Releases for BlackBerry Tour 9630 & Storm 9530

January 18, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

Finally! Some good news for BlackBerry Tour 9630 and Storm 9530 owners arrived today. MTS has just released OS 5.0.0.419 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630, and Bell Mobility has released OS 5.0.0.419 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530. We’ve heard that this version of OS 5.0 (.419) rocks and makes your device works near perfect. Follow […]

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BlackBerry Storm OS 5.0.0.230 Comes out from Hiding!

BlackBerry Storm OS 5.0.0.230 Comes out from Hiding!

September 15, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Storm users have been living with the last leak (5.0.0.191) and having to deal with not having a functional camera or video camera, only hoping and praying for another OS that will fix this issue. Well it appears the folks at BlackBerry OS has gotten their hands on 5.0.0.230 for the 9530. The good news […]

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