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RIM Introduces BlackBerry Storm2 in Australia and New Zealand

RIM Introduces BlackBerry Storm2 in Australia and New Zealand

I thought the remaining wireless carriers are waiting for BlackBerry Storm2 to get positive media coverage and widespread acceptance before introducing it. Well, the BlackBerry Storm2 looks very positive with the enhanced touch screen and RIM introducing it for customers in Australia and New Zealand. Read the press release after the jump. Contine Reading > >  Read More →

RIM to Manufacture BlackBerry in Brazil Starting with Curve 8520

RIM to Manufacture BlackBerry in Brazil Starting with Curve 8520

Jim Balsillie announced that RIM has signed an accord with Singapore’s Flextronics to manufacture the BlackBerry Curve 8520 in Brazil. RIM may consider producing other models in Brazil in the future. Co-Chief Executive Jim Basillie said “This is part of a greater market strategy at RIM to target Latin America. It is extremely important for us to be here to manufacture locally and sell locally,”.... Contine Reading > >

BlackBerry Dominates US Market As Per Latest Reports

BlackBerry Dominates US Market As Per Latest Reports

RIM’s BlackBerry platform dominates the US smartphone market as per the recent data from comScore. ComScore has released their latest survey results and shows BlackBerry platform dominates with 42.7 million BlackBerry smartphone users in the US. The data has been collected from November 2009 to January 2010. According to comScore, BlackBerry grew by 1.7% from November to January, while Apple... Contine Reading > >

BlackBerry App World Updated to v1.1.0.33

BlackBerry App World Updated to v1.1.0.33

BlackBerry App World just got another small incremental version update. There is no change log provided for this minor version update yet how ever be sure to leave comment if you see any visible change. If you already have the App World installed, you may see the update prompt when you try to use it or you can download the App World by pointing your BlackBerry browser to www.blackberry.com/appworld.  Read More →

BIS 3.0 Officially Announced

BIS 3.0 Officially Announced

We have already heard about BIS 3.0 before but today it’s officially announced on BlackBerry Support forums with posting of knowledge base articles related to BlackBerry Internet Service 3.0. It surely brings some Gmail juice and more attachment compatibility with added security when you change the device pin to switch over emails to other BlackBerry device. There are no words on official release... Contine Reading > >

Rumor: BlackBerry Storm2 Getting Improved Touch Screen

Rumor: BlackBerry Storm2 Getting Improved Touch Screen

Having larger display and touch screen does make a lot of difference when it comes to cool and crisp apps & games including better user navigation in a way, and RIM is working hard to get it right for it’s introduction to touch screen BlackBerry devices from Storm to Storm2. Now we’re hearing; Verizon is getting improved touch screen for BlackBerry Storm2 and rumor sources are reporting that... Contine Reading > >

BIS 3.0 With 2 Way Gmail Sync & OpenDocument Support, Go Live On March 21st?

BIS 3.0 With 2 Way Gmail Sync & OpenDocument Support, Go Live On March 21st?

We have seen about BIS 3.0 appearing all over BlackBerry Blogs a few weeks ago when BIS 3.0 features were leaked with the rumors pointed to a March release.  Based on an official email from Research in Motion, CrackBerry is reporting that BIS 3.0 is coming on March 21st. As mentioned in the email, BIS 3.0 contains enhancements and functionality for the BIS admin tool RIM has for it’s wireless... Contine Reading > >

Mike Lazaridis Introduces BlackBerry Super Apps

Mike Lazaridis Introduces BlackBerry Super Apps

During his opening session keynote at Mobile World Congress 2010 today, Mike Lazaridis introduced the concept of a “Super App”, representing a new class of mobile applications that make you wonder how you ever lived without them. Contine Reading > >  Read More →

Skype Mobile for BlackBerry Coming to Verizon In March

Skype Mobile for BlackBerry Coming to Verizon In March

Finally Skype for BlackBerry is coming soon to Verizon customers. Verizon Wireless and Skype have announced plans to introduce Skype mobile to a number of Verizon smartphones, including BlackBerry. The BlackBerry smartphons  receiving the application will be the Storm, Storm2, Curve 8330, Curve 8530, 8830 World Edition and Tour 9630. You can sign up for notification of Skype mobile’s launch... Contine Reading > >

Twitter App for BlackBerry Announced in Private Beta – Giving Away Invitation Codes

Twitter App for BlackBerry Announced in Private Beta – Giving Away Invitation Codes

  Much anticipated Twitter app for BlackBerry has been released by RIM in private beta. All you, Twitter- BlackBerry fans will surely like it when it comes out of beta as official release. It’s full packed Twitter App with nicer user interface with all basic features you need in a Twitter App. As it’s still in private beta, there might be new, improved features in the official release. Any... Contine Reading > >