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First Glimpse Of RIM’s BlackBerry Shield Appear

June 26, 2010 | By | 7 Comments

Thanks to BBNews for their pictures of the “BlackBerry Shield” the┬ásecurity suite that RIM is working on, we get a taste of what to expect. While the suite offers simple security features, it’s a very impressive addition to compliment your BlackBerry. I’ve tested many security suites such as SmrtGuard, Roblock, and SMobile Shield, but from […]

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Exclusive: SMobile Systems Concerns About The iPad, Mobile, Security And You

February 1, 2010 | By | 17 Comments

First off, a big thanks to Charlotte and Kevin from SMobile for this exclusive. Today I had the opportunity to speak in conference call with Kevin Thomas, Vice President of Business Development of┬áSMobile Systems, and the security concerns of the Apple iPad coming aboard to the Mobile World. There’s a lot of excitement, a lot […]

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BlackBerry, U2, and Palm

September 27, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Zach from Boy Genius Report, posted a story about Palm. As it restates that BlackBerry Loves U2, there’s a different story concerning Palm and the lead vocalist of U2. It seems that while BlackBerry is sponsoring U2’s 360 Tour, Palm announced its secondary stock offering and along with that news was that Elevation Partners took […]

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RIM Unleashes First Quarter Financial Results

June 23, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

RIM has reported $643 million in earnings (that’s $1.12 per share), for the 1st Quarter that ended May 30th. A year ago, that result was 482.5 million (that’s $.84 a share). Excluding a $175.1 million tax credit and other items such as that, RIM earned $564.4 million (that’s $.98 a share). Revenue was $3.42 billion, […]

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BlackBerry: Dominating U.S. SmartPhone Market Shares

June 23, 2009 | By | 15 Comments

June 17th, 2009, CNN Money reported that BlackBerry smartphones are leading the market in smartphones. While there are oooh’s and aaah’s over Apple’s newest iPhone 3GS, and Palm’s Pre, don’t size up Research In Motion’s BlackBerry smartphones just yet. RIM has continued to grow despite the newer flashier phones, and the percentage keeps climbing. In […]

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Why The Pre Falls Short Of A BlackBerry

June 12, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

There’s a great editorial by Al Sacco from CrackBerry entitled: “Top Eight Reasons Why Palm Pre’s Got Nothin On BlackBerry“. This is a have to read for those who are wowed or curious about the Pre, and the article is very informative, taking the argument and showing you why the Pre is not beating the […]

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Howard Stern says he will take BlackBerry Bold over Palm Pre

April 6, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Oh Snap! I’m sure thats not quite the PR that Palm was looking for. Howard Stern has gone public saying after testing both the BlackBerry Bold and Palm Pre that he prefers the Bold. Stern has been a long time Palm fan, but the lack of Lotus notes is holding him back from Palm’s new […]

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Palm Pre gets hands on treatment from BGR

April 3, 2009 | By | 10 Comments

Even though this usually is stricly a BlackBerry blog from time to time we do talk about some of the other smartphones hitting the market. The BGR team is on location of CTIA 2009 and they got a little hands on time with the upcoming Palm Pre smartphone. The Pre is Palm’s next generation device […]

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Bell lauching BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 on March 6th!

February 13, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

We just received more confirmation from our friends at MobileSyrup that Bell will be launching the BlackBerry Peral Flip, in both Black and Pink. It seems that Bell will be launching the BlackBerry 8230 on Friday March 6th! At this time pricing is not known but you can expect it to be similar to Rogers’ […]

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Palm’s last stand – Introducing the Palm Pre (Exclusively for Sprint)

January 9, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

I know this doesn’t really count as BlackBerry news but I thought I’d show off Palm’s latest smartphone called “Pre”. This device seems to be a cross between Apple’s iPhone and RIM’s BlackBerry Storm. The Palm Pre features a 3.1″ touchscreen with multitouch, EVDO Rev. A, Wi-Fi, GPS, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, stereo Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone […]

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