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Boy died in BlackBerry retrieval effort

01/18/2012, Is any phone worth dying for? Temidayo Ogunneye, a 15-year old kid, had the misfortune of being stabbed to death after he confronted muggers and asked for the return of his BlackBerry, according to a court hearing yesterday. Needless to say, Temidayo...

Dingleberry 3.0 BlackBerry PlayBook root released

01/16/2012, Great news, BlackBerry PlayBook users – the Dingleberry root has been updated to version 3.0 which introduces some new enhancements. Users can now downgrade the tablet to an earlier version of the operating system (to get rid of the latest update from...

BlackBerry gets Game Boy skin

01/15/2012, Here is a little throwback to the age where a quartet (and later, just two) of AA batteries delivered hours of handheld fun wherever you went, even while you are busy collecting them all Pokemans! The Game Boy Skin for a variety of BlackBerry models are...

Cut the Rope now on BlackBerry PlayBook

01/12/2012, Earlier this week we reported about Cut the Rope arriving on your web browser and on arcade machines as a CES 2012-only exclusive. Today, RIM has announced the availability of the game on yet another platform. BlackBerry PlayBook owners will now be able...

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 arriving in February 2012

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] RIM’s long-awaited OS update for its debut tablet the BlackBerry PlayBook has finally been given a release date. According to an announcement from the company today, PlayBook OS 2.0 will be arriving in February 2012 – which means at...

BlackBerry 7.1 OS released

01/09/2012, Good news, BlackBerry users – RIM has announced a brand new update to kick start the new year: BlackBerry 7.1 OS. The update brings a whole bunch of new features to improve your BlackBerry smartphone experience. First up users will get the mobile...

BlackBerry 10 Milan slider cancelled?

01/04/2012, Here’s an interesting story. Remember how BGR reported that BlackBerry 10 was rumored to be a disaster, and RIM countered their story with claims that the rumors were false? Well, today’s tip seems to suggest that the former’s source...

BlackBerry Porsche P’9981 available for pre-order now

01/03/2012, If you’re a fan of the BlackBerry Porsche P’9981 phone or you’ve got some money to blow and you don’t know what phone to spend it on we’ve got some good news for you. The specially designed BlackBerry phone, the Porsche...

All BlackBerry PlayBook tablets going for $299

01/03/2012, Looks like the BlackBerry PlayBook is now going up for sale with yet another massive discount. While it’s no HP TouchPad firesale, you can now purchase any BlackBerry PlayBook for $299. Yes that’s right – regardless of whether your choose...

Argentina says “No” to iPhone and BlackBerry sales

12/28/2011, While we have seen lawsuits being thrown at one another between Samsung and Apple, with punches being landed by both sides squarely on the jaw, something entirely different is happening in South America – Argentina, to be exact. It seems that the...

BlackBerry Porsche P’9981 theme on your Bold 9900/9930

12/27/2011, Remember the BlackBerry Porsche P’9981 that was given a release date a few days ago? Well if you can’t wait to get your hands on the phone or don’t want to fork out so much money for it, you can get the next best thing – a theme on...

RIM faces lawsuit over BBM denomination

12/23/2011, A while back, RIM was being sued over the BBX name (which was originally known as QNX), and ultimately they lost which resulted in the company deciding to rename their new and upcoming platform “Blackberry 10”. Well now it looks like RIM is being sued...