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BlackBerry Internet Services now banned in Egypt

01/27/2011, In the latest move by the Egyptian government, they’ve decided to block yet another form of communication to the outside world – BlackBerry Internet Services (BIS). After blocking Twitter yesterday, Egyptian officials probably felt that it...

RIM says no BlackBerry email access for India

01/27/2011, Research In Motion (RIM) has just informed Indian law enforcers that they will not be able to access its corporate mail service, making a pretty bold stand here. The Indian government did give RIM until the end of January to deliver a solution that...

Verizon BlackBerry customers get OS 6 today

01/25/2011, BlackBerry users on Verizon are in for a real treat today. Verizon has just announced that at 8PM EST (5PM PT) today, the official update to BlackBerry OS6 for the Bold 9650 and Curve 3G will be released to their customers. It can be downloaded as an over...

BlackBerry Balance arriving in a two months

01/24/2011, BlackBerry recently announced that they will be introducing BlackBerry Balance – software that would let users use the same phone for both work and play. Targeted at users who are required to use a BlackBerry at work and don’t want to carry...

BlackBerry PlayBook hitting AT&T with LTE version in the pipeline

01/18/2011, You know the BlackBerry PlayBook that we caught sight of at CES earlier a couple of weeks ago? While it does look pretty good on paper, there are plenty of naysayers in the market since the device hasn’t been proven just yet – which is fair,...

BlackBerry Storm 3 specs and images leaked

01/14/2011, The folks over at BGR are on a roll. In addition to leaking the new Curve, Bold, and Torch devices, they’ve just released the specs and images to one more BlackBerry device – the Storm 3: the full-touchscreen BlackBerry phone that is meant to...

PlayBooks will be able to tether to BlackBerrys

01/14/2011, RIM has recently announced that their upcoming QNX tablet, the BlackBerry PlayBook will be able to wirelessly tether to BlackBerry smartphones – so if you won’t have to get a new data plan just to go online with your PlayBook if you own a...

BlackBerry Curve Apollo picture and specs leaked

01/13/2011, If you think that your BlackBerry 8520 is a little outdated, you’ll be happy to check out this leaked picture of what is touted as the next-generation BlackBerry Curve, codenamed Apollo. While the Curve generally doesn’t sport too impressive...

BlackBerry Torch 2 spotted, specs revealed

01/13/2011, Research In Motion (RIM) claims that their best BlackBerry to date has been the BlackBerry Torch, although that could be subject to interpretation. RIM might want to alter that perception among users by introducing a spanking new BlackBerry Torch 2 which...

Indonesia orders RIM to block porn on BlackBerrys

01/10/2011, Research In Motion (RIM), the company behind the hugely successful BlackBerry, has been asked by the Indonesian government to block pornography websites on their BlackBerry services in that part of the world. The world’s largest Muslim population,...

Angry Birds joke text-based game for BlackBerry

01/09/2011, We’ve seen Angry Birds fly over to the Android platform, along with the PC and console versions, not to mention the hilarious board game version that we saw. Amidst all that fun, there still remains the sore point that the popular game isn’t available...

BlackBerry PlayBook Video

01/08/2011, [CES 2011] Tablets galore yet again – this time round we have Research In Motion’s BlackBerry PlayBook, and here is a video of it in action for those who are curious to know more about it. The interface is pretty smooth flowing – much faster than...

Android tops the iPhone in terms of total users for the first time

01/07/2011, We already knew that there was plenty of momentum behind Google’s Android mobile operating system and now the statistics are in, confirming that Android has passed the iPhone in terms of the total number of users for the first time, clinching the second...