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BlackBerry and Verizon Want You to Rise to the Challenge: The Famtastic Challenge

BlackBerry and Verizon Want You to Rise to the Challenge: The Famtastic Challenge

January 26, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

I was really happy to see BlackBerry and Verizon in a new contest/promotion. This is the Famtastic Challenge. There are three chances to show how fantastically unique your family is and win some great prizes. The contest is on Facebook, check out the details…

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Verizon announces BlackBerry Torch 9850 – Launches Sept. 8th

Verizon announces BlackBerry Torch 9850 – Launches Sept. 8th

September 7, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

There has been a ton of rumors on the interent as to when Verizon will officially launched the BlackBerry Torch 9850. Verizon has officially announced the new all touch Torch is launching this week (Sept 8th) online, and will be available in most stores on September 15th. In case you needed a quick refresh here […]

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Sprint Cancels the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook, The PlayBook Moves On With The Speed of LTE

Sprint Cancels the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook, The PlayBook Moves On With The Speed of LTE

August 13, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM announced Friday that Sprint was cancelling the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook but will continue to sell the WiFi enabled BlackBerry PlayBook, much to disheartened Sprint customers. There is a silver lining however, as BlackBerry announced the BlackBerry PlayBook will be released in an LTE version. Check it out…

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BlackBerry Torch 9850/9860 Hits the FCC

BlackBerry Torch 9850/9860 Hits the FCC

August 2, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We missed this one a few days ago, but I guess its better late than never. RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry all-touch Torch 9850 and 9860 has hit the FCC. While the FCC didn’t reveil too much new information about the Storm 3, I mean Torch 9860 and Torch 9850. It appears that RIM will be rocking […]

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Verizon Branded BlackBerry Torch 9850 Pictured with Others

Verizon Branded BlackBerry Torch 9850 Pictured with Others

July 23, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

BerryCN took some time to post up some awesome high-res images of the unreleased BlackBerry smartphones, like the Bold Touch 9900, Torch 9810, Torch 9850, and Torch 9860. While there isn’t any real new news in the post, you get to see some hands on images of these devices. We should point out the Verizon […]

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Verizon BlackBerry Bold 9930 Spotted in the Wild!

Verizon BlackBerry Bold 9930 Spotted in the Wild!

July 21, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

There is no doubt that the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9930 will be making its way to Verizon soon. But if you really need some more proof here is a picture of the Bold Touch 9930 with a Verizon boot up screen. As you might know the new Bold Touch 9930 will be a CDMA smartphone, […]

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Verizon Plans to Introduce Three BlackBerry Smartphones This Year

Verizon Plans to Introduce Three BlackBerry Smartphones This Year

June 17, 2011 | By | 7 Comments

Recently BGR had a chance to sit down with Verizon’s Chief Marketing Officer Marni Walden. During the interview BGR discussed a variety of topics including various platforms including iPhone iOS, DROID, Windows Phone, and of course BlackBerry. Near the end of the interview Walden had this to say about BlackBerry and Verizon: …RIM is still very, […]

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The 4G BlackBerry PlayBook Could Be Heading to Verizon!

The 4G BlackBerry PlayBook Could Be Heading to Verizon!

February 9, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

Since the BlackBerry PlayBook was announced last year many have wondered if only Sprint will carry the 4G model. Well it appears that Verizon is in fact fighting to launch the 4G PlayBook as well. Our friends at RIMarkable came across a pretty interesting website that allowed people to register for a private beta for […]

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Update: Skype Mobile App Updates To v1.4.0.7 For Verizon BlackBerry Customers

Update: Skype Mobile App Updates To v1.4.0.7 For Verizon BlackBerry Customers

February 3, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Skype Mobile is a great app to use on your phone, which only works on Verizon. The app has no change log, it actually updated on February 1st, we have some pics to highlight the app. Call reception with Skype Mobile makes calls seem crystal clear and uses data instead of calls.

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Verizon rolls out BlackBerry 6.0 OS for Bold 9650 and Curve 3G 9330

Verizon rolls out BlackBerry 6.0 OS for Bold 9650 and Curve 3G 9330

January 25, 2011 | By | 10 Comments

RIM let us know that Verizon has finally begun rolling out the BlackBerry 6 OS update for the Bold 9650 and Curve 9330. Anyone with either of these models from Verizon can download this OS as of tonight via BlackBerry Desktop Manager, Over-the-Air (not recommended), or by visiting www.blackberry.com/update. This update brings the BlackBerry 6 […]

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Sprint launches BlackBerry 6 (OS 6.0) for Bold 9650 & Curve 9300 (OTA)

Sprint launches BlackBerry 6 (OS 6.0) for Bold 9650 & Curve 9300 (OTA)

December 23, 2010 | By | 7 Comments

BlackBerry 6 was said to be coming to carriers in the United States before the end of 2010, and now here we are December 23rd, and it seems some Sprint customers are now being prompted to install the new OS. Sprint has officially unleashed OS 6.0.0.415 for their BlackBerry Bold 9650 and Curve 9330 users. […]

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Software Updates: Verizon Bold 9650, Tour 9630, And Curve 8530

Software Updates: Verizon Bold 9650, Tour 9630, And Curve 8530

October 17, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

If you’re a Verizon customer and have one of the handsets mentioned, there’s a software update for you for OS 5.0, OS 6.0 is still MIA for these devices. While announced to be released 6 PM EST, the actual update came earlier via OTA. If your handset hasn’t shown it yet, we’ll tell you how […]

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