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Viigo is now a part of Research In Motion!

Viigo is now a part of Research In Motion!

March 26, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

If you’ve been a reader here on BBSync for a while, then you should know I’m a huge fan of Viigo for BlackBerry, and today the entire Viigo team had a pretty big announcement to make. As most of you know Viigo has grown pretty big over the past few years, and now Viigo is […]

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BGR explains why 3G BlackBerry Bands are not Hardware dependent, rather Software.

BGR explains why 3G BlackBerry Bands are not Hardware dependent, rather Software.

February 2, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

Yesterday we reported about the possibility of a AWS-capable BlackBerry Pearl 9100 heading to networks like T-Mobile and Wind Mobile. At first it was thought to be a separate model of the Pearl 9100 designed only to work on these networks, but Boy Genius has decided to set everyone straight. Apparently all newer 3G BlackBerry […]

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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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BlackBerry Messenger (5.0.0.55) Update is Now Official!

BlackBerry Messenger (5.0.0.55) Update is Now Official!

December 14, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

That’s right folks, RIM has just officially released a new update for BlackBerry Messenger 5.0. Anyone running a BlackBerry with OS 4.7 or higher should be able to grab this update by pointing your BlackBerry browser to blackberry.com/messenger or by visiting BlackBerry App World. I just installed it (on my Bold 9700) and so far […]

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RIM’s gives BlackBerry.com a Facelift…

RIM’s gives BlackBerry.com a Facelift…

July 22, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

I went on to BlackBerry.com this morning to get my hands on a fresh copy of Desktop Manager, only to see that RIM has re-freshed the sites design. The new design is still very fresh and clean, with a dark black header. See the picture above or visit BlackBerry.com and check it out…

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BlackBerry Loves U2 – The Commercial

BlackBerry Loves U2 – The Commercial

July 5, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Ian over at MobileSyrup caught what appears to be the first commercial on TV for RIM’s latest partnership. The new commercial shows off RIM’s BlackBerry, U2 partnership to promote their new Mobile Album, which will be available exclusively on BlackBerry smartphones. The commerical was aired during the men’s final of Wimbledon today. Check out the […]

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PhoneMag’s take on the BlackBerry Tour 9630 from Verizon

PhoneMag’s take on the BlackBerry Tour 9630 from Verizon

July 2, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

I know by now some of your might be getting sick of all the hands-on reviews of the BlackBerry Tour, but just think soon enough you will be able to get your own! Until then here is another hands-on review by the team at PhoneMag. In their review they have included some great pictures and […]

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Verizon BlackBerry Tour 9630 Unboxed by BGR, Good News to Report!

Verizon BlackBerry Tour 9630 Unboxed by BGR, Good News to Report!

July 1, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Who else but Boy Genius has unboxed the Verizon BlackBerry Tour before release. BGR happy to report that Verizon’s Tour is hot and sexy, plus sports a new battery door with soft rubber and carbon-fiber plus included in box is a actual leather holster, not a pouch like most of the newer RIM devices. Enjoy […]

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