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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...

One in every two smartphones sold in the world run Android

11/15/2011, It took awhile, but Google’s domination of the mobile platform has finally occurred. According to the latest findings by Gartner, Android now has 52.5% market share worldwide – up from 43.4% last quarter and double the 25.3% from one year ago. And...

BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380 announced

11/15/2011, Research in Motion has a couple more models for the masses who cannot get enough of BlackBerry goodness – the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380, where both of these smartphones will be powered by the BlackBerry 7 OS. As you can see...

Blackberry Colt could come with 4G LTE support

11/11/2011, RIM’s Blackberry Colt is expected to be the company’s first BBX device. Not much is known about the device since RIM has done a pretty good job at keeping things hush for now, but recently a source has told N4BB one juicy detail about the Colt which...

BlackBerry REA71UW hits the FCC

11/11/2011, We do know that RIM has been struggling for some time to grow their user base, in addition to fighting on the smartphone front to make sure more and more of their current subscribers do not make the jump to competing platforms such as iOS, Android and...

RIM’s new BBX phones won’t look like the BlackBerry Bold

11/09/2011, Back in October, RIM officially announced its next generation operating system – BBX, which was supposed to be the combination of the best parts of BlackBerry OS and QNX. But if you’re expecting BBX phones to look just like the current BlackBerry...

Google to stop support for Blackberry Gmail app come 22nd November

11/09/2011, Blackberry users, if you haven’t already downloaded the Gmail app for your Blackberry smartphone, we suggest that you do so as Google has announced that come 22nd of November, support for the Gmail app will be coming to an end. This means that downloads...

AT&T launches VoIP app for making international calls

11/08/2011, Subscribers on AT&T’s network that travel often and require to make a lot of calls while overseas will soon find their bills a lot less lighter. This is thanks to an app by AT&T that allows for VoIP calls, although technically we guess that this...