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BlackBerry Storm 2 (9550) makes it way into Verizon Inventory System!

September 27, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

Nice! Look what has joined Verizon’s inventory system. It’s the BlackBerry Storm 2 (9550) which joins the unreleased / unannounced BlackBerry Curve 8530. This is one closer step for those looking to get their hands on a Storm 2! Looks like Verizon may have it in time for the holiday season. We’re still awaiting word […]

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Verizon releases OS 4.7.1.53 for BlackBerry Tour 9630

September 18, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

We just got word from Susan about the email alert sent out. Verizon has officially launched OS 4.7.1.53 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. This is the first official update from Verizon and RIM for the Tour. We haven’t tried this update overselves yet, but some of you may have tried it out recently as it […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8530 heading to Verizon, with Wi-Fi… Soon?

July 29, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

By now I’m sure you all have seen the recently announced BlackBerry Curve 8520. It’s the new entry level addition to the Curve family, which sports RIM’s new Trackpad navigation, 2 megapixel camera, Wi-Fi and dedicated media keys. Well Boy Genius is confirming that a CDMA variant will defiantly be on its way to Verizon […]

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BlackBerry Thunder shows up in Verizon Inventory… Again?!

July 22, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

It look as though another screen shot of Verizon’s system has surfaced, this time it’s a name we haven’t heard in a while. It seems that the BlackBerry Thunder name might be making a return internally. Some sources think it may be a place holder for the upcoming BlackBerry 9950 (Storm 2). Is that in […]

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Slacker Radio is now pushed on to Verizon BlackBerry Storm’s

July 17, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Over the next few days, Verizon Wireless customers will start to receive an icon for Slacker Radio on their BlackBerry Storm. Verizon has just announced that they have signed an agreement with Slacker Radio to provide free radio to all their customers who currently own a Storm. If you haven’t tested out Slacker before it […]

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BlackBerry Storm 2 shall be 9550, getting ready for CDMA networks, plus 9520 for Rogers and AT&T

July 13, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

I somehow missed this story on the weekend. Boy Genius is reporting that the BlackBerry Storm 2 will be modeled 9550, and will be heading towards Verizon, Vodafone, Bell and Telus. The new Storm 2 is said to bring RIM’s next generation “SurePress” touchscreen with CDMA/Rev. A radio, Quad-band GSM, HSDPA, plus Wi-Fi, GPS, and […]

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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!

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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Verizon now taking Pre-Orders for BlackBerry Tour in 2 models (With or Without Camera)

June 30, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

We just got word that Verizon has updated their site and is now taking pre-orders for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. Looks like it will be available in both a camera and camera-less model to basically replace the againg BlackBerry 8830 World Edition. Pre-orders are now taking place at a price of $199 with two-year term […]

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Verizon launching BlackBerrry Tour on July 12th – $199 w/ contract

June 26, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Tonight Boy Genius got word that Verizon will be launching the BlackBerry Tour 9630 early next month. Apparently Verizon will be launching the Tour on July 12, 2009 for $199 with two year term. This news comes just after we heard Telus in Canada will be launching on the 15th. We aren’t too sure when […]

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Round Up of BlackBerry Tour 9630 Previews!

June 25, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Just after we reported about Engadget getting some hands-on time with the newly announced BlackBerry Tour, We noticed some other sites got to take a peak too. Here’s a quick round up of both Verizon and Sprint branded BlackBerry 9630’s in the wild. Unfortunately for Canadians we haven’t been able to track down any Bell […]

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Engadget gets hands-on time with BlackBerry Tour 9630

June 25, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

The Engadget team has got their hands-on the newly announced BlackBerry Tour 9630. This particular unit was Verizon branded and in this gallery goes head to head with the BlackBerry Bold and Curve 8900. No official review on the Tour from Engadget just yet, but for now you can enjoy some decent eye candy. All […]

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