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BlackBerry PlayBook update disables dingleberry root

12/07/2011, Remember the BlackBerry PlayBook root method that was discovered last week? RIM announced that it would be investigating the exploit and releasing a patch to close the hole. Well, it seems like RIM has kept to its word and true enough – the hole which...

Twitter for BlackBerry now supports multiple accounts

12/06/2011, If you’ve got multiple Twitter accounts and you’re using the official Twitter app for BlackBerry to Tweet, we’ve got some good news for you. RIM has announced a new update that will let folks like you Tweet from multiple accounts without...

Touch: formerly PingChat!

12/05/2011, If you use PingChat! for your cross-platform instant messaging purposes, today you should find yourself with an upgrade to Touch. All the features from PingChat! still remain, but now you get access to brand new ways to share and communicate with all your...

eBay 2.0 for BlackBerry released

12/02/2011, Are you an eBay addict who owns a BlackBerry device? Good news for you, RIM has just announced the release of eBay 2.0 for BlackBerry smartphones. The updated app features a revamped user interface for easier navigation and quicker access to commonly used...

RIM investigates BlackBerry PlayBook rooting

11/30/2011, Yesterday we reported that the BlackBerry PlayBook was successfully rooted by a developer via the “dingleberry” method. Well, it looks like RIM is now aware of the situation and is looking into it. The company released a statement saying that...

RIM announces BlackBerry Mobile Fusion

11/29/2011, RIM has just announced the launch of BlackBerry Mobile Fusion – a tool for corporate customers who want to link their Android and iOS phones to the BlackBerry network without compromising security. This occasion also marks the first time RIM has ever...

BlackBerry Bold 9790 goes on sale in Jakarta, chaos ensues

11/25/2011, The BlackBerry Bold 9790 was introduced a few days ago and while it wasn’t exactly a big deal over in this side of the world, things were a little different in Jakarta, Indonesia. The phone went up for sale today, and thousands of people stood in...

BlackBerry PlayBook OS Adobe Flash and Air Update

11/25/2011, Good news for BlackBerry PlayBook owners – RIM has just announced a new update for your QNX tablet that will be pushed out today. The update will be sent out over the air (OTA) and will bring your PlayBook OS up to version 1.0.8.4985. It will include...

BlackBerry PlayBook on sale from $199 for a limited time

11/21/2011, We’ve got some good news for those of you who have been holding out on getting a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. While it’s not the same as the buy-one-free-one promotion that RIM has for its business customers, RIM will be slashing the price of...

BlackBerry Messenger 6.1 hits the Beta Zone

11/18/2011, Great news BlackBerry users: RIM has just pushed out a new version of BlackBerry Messenger (more commonly known as BBM) to its more adventurous users who get apps from the Beta Zone. The new version of BBM brings the app up to version 6.1 and includes a...

Duke Nukem 3D now available for the BlackBerry PlayBook

11/16/2011, While Duke Nukem Forever isn’t doing a great job of holding up the Duke Nukem legacy, its popular predecessor, Duke Nukem 3D, has been assigned with that task instead. Recently made available on Android devices, the game has now been ported over to...

2012 Blackberry devices will be “charming, whimsical and fun”

11/16/2011, So we reported earlier that RIM was planning to keep making keyboard phones that have been their trademark, and now thanks to RIM’s senior vice president of industrial design, Todd Wood, we now know that next year’s Blackberry devices will be...